Pacific Air Express

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Pacific Air Express
IATA ICAO Callsign
Founded 1993
Operating bases Brisbane Airport
Fleet size 1 B737-300F
Destinations Brisbane/BNE, Honiara/HIR, Nauru/INU, Port Vila/VLI, Port Moresby/POM
Headquarters Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Pacific Air Express is an airline based in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. It operates cargo services to Honiara, Nauru and Port Vila; and charter flights in the South Pacific area. [2][3] Its main bases are Brisbane Airport and Honiara International Airport.[4]


The airline was established in 1993 by Australian expatriate Gary Clifford (General Manager) and a business partner from the Solomon Islands. The airline was originally based in Honiara, but relocated due to civil unrest in 1999. It had 35 employees as of March 2007.[4]


The airline currently uses Boeing 737-300F aircraft which are in the Toll Priority livery, owned and flown by Airwork, to operate its services.[3][5]

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  1. ^ Airline Code PAQ, Retrieved 17 December 2009
  2. ^ Pacific Air Express website route map page retrieved 2010-06-21.
  3. ^ a b "Vanuatu gets new dedicated air freighter service". Vanuatu Daily Post. 7 December 2009. Retrieved 2010-06-21. 
  4. ^ a b "Directory: World Airlines". Flight International. 2007-04-10. p. 60. 
  5. ^ Pacific Air Express website aircraft specifications page retrieved 2010-06-21.

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