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Hi Fly Welcomes Passengers to a single-use plastic free flight

Hi Fly airline becomes the world’s first airline to ban single-use plastic on board. The airline has been working towards eliminating plastic on their flights for greener aviation. President of Hi Fly, Paulo Mirpuri pledged in 2018 that all Hi Fly aircrafts will start operating without any single-use plastic items from 1st January 2020 onwards. 

The airline has worked hard to replace all single-use plastic with bamboo cutlery, spoons, cups as well as salt and pepper shakers. Other items such as dishes, soft drink bottles and toothbrushes have been replaced with compostable alternatives made from recycled materials. 

Paulo Mirpuri commented ahead of the 1st January milestone, “We pledged at the time of our historic Hi Fly test flights, without any single-use plastic items on board that we would make Hi Fly the world’s first plastic free airline within 12 months. We knew that if we worked hard to overcome the problems that it was 100% possible. More importantly, in our hearts, we knew it was much more than that. We knew that this was a 100% necessary move for the future of our planet.”

Hi Fly operated its first plastic-free trial flight in December 2018 from Lisbon to Natal, Brazil. Three more plastic-free test flights were followed shortly. The rounds of test flights concluded that every commercial passenger long haul flight taking off with no single-use plastic items on board prevents approximately 350 kg of plastic. 

Operating worldwide, Hi Fly is an airline specialized in supplying commercial aircraft on wet lease operated by two affiliated airlines, one based in Portugal and the other in Malta. With an all Airbus fleet, Hi Fly is qualified and authorized to fly to every country in the world. 

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Celebrate Easter at Bandos Maldives: Fun for All Ages!

Bandos Maldives announces its Easter Eggstravaganza.

Are you ready for an exciting Easter at Bandos Maldives on March 30th? This Easter, Bandos Maldives is set to bring unforgettable experiences for guests of all ages. The resort will feature an array of exciting activities to bring joy to the holiday festivities!

Eggstaravagant Activities at Bandos this Easter

Step into Kokko Club Playground for a world of fun at the Mini Carnival. Enjoy to your heart’s content and test your luck and skill at the Blackout Bingo Bonanza. Dab your way to your victory, and test out just how good your skills are!

Additionally, Bandos Maldives also brings a little something for those with a creative spirit. The Easter Art painting sessions are the perfect way for artists to paint their way into the spring season. For adventure seekers, Bandos is bringing a thrilling Bunny Trail Adventure. Join the epic Bunny Hint challenge and locate all the hidden bunnies lurking around the Kokko club.

These extraordinary experiences are perfect for families looking for an exciting Easter at Bandos. Not only is the resort the perfect place to make memories to last a lifetime, but Bandos is also easily accessible to guests who have not made Easter plans yet. Located just a few minutes away from the Airport, Bandos provides the perfect island hospitality to its guests. Pack your bags, get Easter ready and hop on to an adventure at Kokko Club!

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