Marshall Islands economy hurt by plane grounding | Pacific Beat

Marshall Islands economy hurt by plane grounding

Marshall Islands economy hurt by plane grounding

Updated 30 June 2014, 10:37 AEST

Much of Marshall Islands has been without an air service for more than three months, since one of the two Air Marshall Islands planes was grounded over faulty landing gear.

The editor of the Marshall Islands Journal, Giff Johnson, says the airline's revenue has taken a major hit while it waits for the arrival of replacement parts.

Presenter: Brian Abbott

Speaker: Giff Johnson, Marshall Islands Journal

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