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Ascension Island Government is pleased to announce that tickets for the Airlink service between Ascension Island and St Helena are now on sale. Bookings can be made through the Travel & Shipping office. Please click here for more detail about the monthly Airlink service, including frequently asked questions, and for… Read more
The Ascension Island Government website is currently being refreshed and updated. Some parts of the website may not be accessible, however, we are working hard to minimise any disruption. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause Read more
At approximately 5.30 pm on Monday 24 July there was a serious, unprovoked shark attack at English Bay on Ascension Island involving a US citizen, who was paddle-boarding approx. 30 m from shore. The victim, having been knocked off his paddle board into the sea and suffering multiple shark lacerations,… Read more
At approximately 5.30 pm on Monday 24 July there was a serious shark attack at English Bay on Ascension Island involving one person. Entering the sea is to be avoided until further notice. Emergency Services and the Ascension Island Government are working closely together to ensure all necessary actions for the… Read more