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Vila,

town, Vanuatu: see Port VilaPort Vila
or Vila,
town (2009 pop. 45,694), capital and largest town of the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu. On the SW coast of Efate island, it is a deep-sea port built around a natural harbor at Pontoon Bay.
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Two years ago, I moved to Australia to reunite with my cousins and to find a job,' Patrick Bani, a Port-Vila taxi driver, recounts.
Calculate the distance (to the nearest 100 miles) between Port-Vila, Vanuatu, and Canberra, Australia:--
Several other passengers and the pilots died when the Van Air plane crashed during a planned one-hour flight from the island of Espiritu Santo to Port-Vila, the capital of Vanuatu, on the island of Efate.