2 hrs ago | Samoa News
NASA has eight new astronauts - its first new batch in four years. The Class of 2013's Christina Hammock is a scientist with NOAA in American Samoa, Nicole Aunapu Mann, a major in the Marines, is an F/A-18 pilot serving at the U.S. Naval Air Station in Patuxent River, Md.
3 hrs ago | MSN Living
Samoa Air is a little airline with a big idea. Back in April, the company made news with the announcement of its unique pricing plan: individual airfares would be determined according to each passenger's weight.
4 hrs ago | Samoa News
The five scholarship recipients are pictured with their parents, in random order: Taisamasamaoletuimanu'a Toatelegese and Adolf Petaia from Nu'uuli Voc-Tech, Meripa Poloai from Leone High School, William Leo from Kanana Fou HS and Hillary Chong from ASCC.
12 hrs ago | Samoa News
Decolonization and the territory's political status, economic development and the federal Essential Air Service program are some of the issues discussed by Gov. Lolo Matalasi Moliga and Interior Department's Office of Insular Affairs executive director Nikolao Pula during a meeting held over the weekend in Honolulu.
Depending on Federal Aviation Administration inspection and the acquisition of liability insurance under Inter Island Airways, the ASG Sega'ula aircraft will be re-branded under the banner of "Manu'a Air" with the hope of launching Ofu air service in August this year, says Iulogologo Joseph Pereira, the governor's executive assistant.
A New Zealand air force Orion has been called in to assist in what is being described as an apparent sinking of one of two mystery boats that were ordered out of Samoa two weeks ago.
Samoa is one of the world's most obese countries. Now, its national airline is popping its veritable pants button, too.
The American Samoa Power Authority yesterday issued a statement warning the public about a fraudulent check scheme that may potentially affect local customers.
American Samoa Community College student Mona Chang, from Faleniu, is at the University of Arkansas working in a Research Experience undergraduates program where she is doing a ten week project on the impact of pork production for the territory on land use in the United States.
Two Americans and a Canadian have been rescued from a vessel that began taking on water this morning 150 nautical miles south south west of American Samoa.
American Samoa will be preparing for Father's Day 2013 which will include special church programs throughout the territory tomorrow, performed by fathers and for fathers, and will include skits about Bible stories and singing.
The National Marine Sanctuary of American Samoa's Sanctuary Advisory Council has established a Tourism & Recreation Working Group, with its first public meeting set for next week.
There are eight confirmed typhoid fever cases in the territory, according to LBJ hospital Pediatrician Dr. Mike Favazza during a press conference called by the Department of Health yesterday.
Governor Lolo Matalasi Moliga has tasked Human Resources Director Le'i Sonny Thompson and ASG's Petroleum Officer, Sione Kava to travel to Tonga to find out about land given to the American Samoa government in the island kingdom, and they will be looking at the land size, logistics, requirements, permissible use, and other specifics, says ... (more)