Polynesian Airlines Limited

Board of Directors

Feesago Siaosi Fepulea’i (Chair)
Tuia Logoiai Fuatogi Pu’a Leota
Vui Seinafolava Laniselota Lameko
Nuusa Berger Amituanai
Onosefulu Fuatai
Anna Aiolupotea
Tusa Aiono Misi Tupuola


Polynesian Airlines Limited (PAL) is composed of two separate companies, Polynesian Limited (PL) and Polynesian Airlines (Investments) Limited (PAIL).

PL provides short haul passenger and cargo carriage services between Samoa and American Samoa and on-demand charter services to the big island of Savaii and other neighboring island countries such as Niue, Tonga and Wallis & Futuna. Other key components of the PL’s business include the provision of ground handling services for Air New Zealand and Fiji Airways and non-commercial operators flying into Faleolo International Airport and General Sales Agency services for Virgin Samoa in Samoa and Virgin Australia in Tonga.

PAIL owns and operates the Fagalii Airport.

PAL is subject to the:

PAL is governed by a board of directors that is responsible to the Minister of Public Enterprises.

Community Service Obligations

PAL does not provide any community service obligations.

Financial Highlights (PL data only) 

(ST ‘000) 2013 2014 2015 5-yr Average
Revenue 13,886 15,455 18,306 15,143
Net Profit After Tax 1,195 1,823 2,186 1,884
CSO payments 0 0 N/A N/A
Total Assets 30,153 32,385 41,453 32,884
Total Liabilities 10,370 9,779 16,870 12,800
Shareholders Funds 19,783 22,606 24,582 20,085
ROE % 6% 8% 9% 10%
ROA % 4% 6% 5% 6%
Asset Utilization 46% 48% 44% 46%
Cash / Current liabilities 2.118 3.410 N/A N/A

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