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  • Cook Islands

The International Air Services Commission (the Commission) has received an application PDF: 738.24 KB from Virgin Australia seeking to renew Determination [2014] IASC 114 which allocates 180 seats per week in each direction on the Cook Islands route.

Invitation for other applications

In accordance with sections 12 and 17 of the International Air Services Commission Act 1992, the Commission invites other applications for the capacity.

The closing date for making an application is 8 November 2019. If you are intending to make an application, please inform the Executive Director of the Commission, by email (at, of your intention to make an application as soon as possible.

Update: 02-December-2019

On 28 November 2019 the Commission issued Renewal Determination [2019] IASC 123, re-allocating to Virgin Australia International Airlines Pty Ltd (VAIA) 180 seats per week of capacity in each direction on the Cook Islands route. The fresh determination permits the capacity to be used by either VAIA or its wholly-owned subsidiary, Tiger International Number1 Pty Ltd and is valid for five years from 13 October 2020.