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Air NZ adds 16k seats after “better than expected” demand
4 Dec 2020   /

Air NZ adds 16k seats after “better than expected” demand

Air New Zealand is adding more capacity to its domestic schedule in December, using its newer A321 Airbus aircraft on its existing A320 services until the end of the month.


Air NZ passenger numbers fall 51% in Oct
1 Dec 2020  

Air NZ passenger numbers fall 51% in Oct

Air New Zealand passenger numbers fell to around 690,000 in October 2020, down 50.6% on the same month last year.


Air NZ international cargo flights increase
30 Nov 2020  

Air NZ international cargo flights increase

Air New Zealand will now operate 55 international cargo flights per week after it was awarded more trips under the International Air Freight Capacity Scheme.


Summit 2020: Foran on lead times, lifelines and ticket fares
19 Nov 2020   /

Summit 2020: Foran on lead times, lifelines and ticket fares

Air NZ’s CEO says it will burn through its $900m govt loan by August unless borders open.


Dunedin economy benefits from Air NZ’s SIX60 flight
17 Nov 2020  

Dunedin economy benefits from Air NZ’s SIX60 flight

Air New Zealand’s World Premiere in the Air departed Auckland Airport on Saturday carrying popular Kiwi band SIX60 and a planeload of fans to the band’s birthplace of Dunedin.


TAIC closes Air NZ Dreamliner engine inquiries
13 Nov 2020   /

TAIC closes Air NZ Dreamliner engine inquiries

The Transport Accident Investigation Commission has closed its investigations into two incidents in late 2017 involving Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 engines on two Air New Zealand 787 Dreamliners.


Air NZ appoints former senior staffer as new CFO
12 Nov 2020   /

Air NZ appoints former senior staffer as new CFO

Current Metlifecare CFO Richard Thomson is to return to Air NZ where he held a series of senior commercial and finance roles between 2004 and 2017.


Air NZ CEO’s share incentives “incense” union members – E tū
11 Nov 2020  

Air NZ CEO’s share incentives “incense” union members – E tū

Air NZ has issued chief executive Greg Foran with potentially millions of dollars worth of shares.


Air NZ issues rights to executives
5 Nov 2020  

Air NZ issues rights to executives

Air New Zealand has issued 5,839,208 performance rights for no consideration to the chief executive Greg Foran and other selected executives.


Closed borders help Air NZ reduce emissions
3 Nov 2020   /

Closed borders help Air NZ reduce emissions

Air New Zealand’s carbon emissions have reduced by 19% compared to 2019 levels.


Air NZ passenger numbers fall 59%
3 Nov 2020  

Air NZ passenger numbers fall 59%

Air New Zealand carried 679,000 passengers during September 2020, down 59% on the same month a year ago.


Air NZ confirms 935 cabin crew roles to go
30 Oct 2020   /

Air NZ confirms 935 cabin crew roles to go

The airline says there is not enough international flying to maintain cabin crew numbers.


TNZ, Air NZ partner to showcase country in safety video
22 Oct 2020   /

TNZ, Air NZ partner to showcase country in safety video

The safety video would be out later this year and feature local actors as well as Air New Zealand cabin crew.


Air NZ revives Mystery Breaks holidays
21 Oct 2020  

Air NZ revives Mystery Breaks holidays

Air New Zealand has brought back its Mystery Breaks holiday packages. 


Air NZ’s Invercargill jet service to operate over Xmas
14 Oct 2020  

Air NZ’s Invercargill jet service to operate over Xmas

Air New Zealand’s direct A320 jet service between Auckland and Invercargill will operate over Christmas and New Year.


Air NZ releases 140k fares under $60
13 Oct 2020  

Air NZ releases 140k fares under $60

Air New Zealand has made available more than 140,000 domestic one-way fares for under $60.


Covid restrictions hit Air NZ August passenger numbers
8 Oct 2020  

Covid restrictions hit Air NZ August passenger numbers

Air NZ carried a total of 350,000 passengers during August, which included the 19-day Auckland Covid-19 lockdown period when social distancing was required on domestic flights.


Air NZ exec exodus “devastating” – King
7 Oct 2020   /

Air NZ exec exodus “devastating” – King

The executives had not signed on to lead a domestic airline, she says.


Air NZ loses another senior executive
6 Oct 2020   /

Air NZ loses another senior executive

CFO Jeff McDowall is leaving, becoming the sixth member of the airline’s c-suite to depart.


Air NZ weighs cash burn, market conditions in capital raise
30 Sep 2020   /

Air NZ weighs cash burn, market conditions in capital raise

The company is burning through $65m-$85m of cash per month, shareholders hear at the airline’s AGM.


Air NZ extends Airpoints status
29 Sep 2020  

Air NZ extends Airpoints status

Air New Zealand has further extended the status of its frequent flyer programme. 


Air NZ ramps up school holiday schedule
23 Sep 2020  

Air NZ ramps up school holiday schedule

Air New Zealand will ramp up its domestic schedule during the upcoming school holidays to almost 90% of pre-Covid-19 levels.


Masks still required on all domestic services – Air NZ
22 Sep 2020  

Masks still required on all domestic services – Air NZ

Air New Zealand will continue to require customers to wear masks on all its domestic services even though the country outside of Auckland is at Covid-19 alert level 1.


Trans-Tasman bubble unlikely before March 2021 – Foran
21 Sep 2020  

Trans-Tasman bubble unlikely before March 2021 – Foran

Holiday travel between Australia and New Zealand is highly unlikely until at least 2021.


385 more cabin crew jobs to go at Air NZ
17 Sep 2020   /

385 more cabin crew jobs to go at Air NZ

The airline says reduced services to America means there is not enough flying to maintain current rosters.


Air NZ sees record sales with 110k seats snapped up
16 Sep 2020  

Air NZ sees record sales with 110k seats snapped up

More than 110,000 Air New Zealand seats were snapped up after the airline released 160,000 seats for under $50 each.


Aircraft social distancing rules “excessive” – Boult
11 Sep 2020   /

Aircraft social distancing rules “excessive” – Boult

Queenstown Lakes’ mayor and TIA call on the Govt to relax the restrictions to help struggling operators.


Air NZ grounds 777 fleet until Sept 2021
11 Sep 2020   /

Air NZ grounds 777 fleet until Sept 2021

Air New Zealand has grounded its Boeing 777 fleet until at least September 2021 due to the ongoing impact of Covid-19.


Air NZ to hold virtual 2020 AGM due to Covid
10 Sep 2020  

Air NZ to hold virtual 2020 AGM due to Covid

Air New Zealand will hold a virtual annual shareholders meeting on Tuesday 29 September because of Covid-19-related social distancing.


Domestic passengers revive in July – Air NZ
9 Sep 2020   /

Domestic passengers revive in July – Air NZ

Air New Zealand carried 714,000 passengers during July 2020, down 56% on the same month last year.


Air NZ’s Cam Wallace resigns
3 Sep 2020   /

Air NZ’s Cam Wallace resigns

After 19 years with airline, Wallace steps away from the airline full time on 30 September.


“Green shoots” but international travel needed – Air NZ
28 Aug 2020   /

“Green shoots” but international travel needed – Air NZ

Despite “incredible” domestic demand and more cargo, borders need to open for the airline to fully recover.


Air NZ to resume full Auckland schedule
28 Aug 2020  

Air NZ to resume full Auckland schedule

Air New Zealand will resume flying all of its Auckland domestic routes after the region moves to Covid-19 alert level 2 at 11.59pm this Sunday. 


Covid-19 a huge blow with “heartbreaking” impacts – Air NZ
27 Aug 2020   /

Covid-19 a huge blow with “heartbreaking” impacts – Air NZ

The pandemic is the most financially threatening event aviation and tourism have faced, says CEO Greg Foran.


Air NZ announces bottom line loss of $454m
27 Aug 2020   /

Air NZ announces bottom line loss of $454m

The airline has announced one of the biggest losses in its history due to Covid-19 restrictions.


Air NZ backs mandatory masks on services
25 Aug 2020   /

Air NZ backs mandatory masks on services

Air New Zealand supports the mandatory use of masks or face coverings on all public transport, says chief executive Greg Foran.


Air NZ changes schedule for new Covid alert levels
17 Aug 2020   /

Air NZ changes schedule for new Covid alert levels

Air New Zealand is extending its fare flexibility and adjusting its domestic network for the change in Covid-19 alert levels.


Air NZ puts further hold on Australia bookings
14 Aug 2020   /

Air NZ puts further hold on Australia bookings

The airline has also outlined what passengers can expect while travelling under changed alert levels.


Southern ski fields close as large operators adjust to Covid restrictions
12 Aug 2020   /

Southern ski fields close as large operators adjust to Covid restrictions

NZSki and Wayfare’s ski fields close for the day while other large operators make adjustments or shut Auckland businesses.


Queenstown ATR flights now more reliable – Air NZ
7 Aug 2020   /

Queenstown ATR flights now more reliable – Air NZ

Air New Zealand has received approval from the Civil Aviation Authority to proceed with full RNP AR operations on its ATR turboprop flights into and out of Queenstown Airport.


Air NZ makes repatriation flight to Tonga
5 Aug 2020  

Air NZ makes repatriation flight to Tonga

An Air New Zealand flight from Auckland Airport has repatriated citizens from Tonga who had been in New Zealand since the Covid-19 lockdown.


Air NZ and TNZ unite for winter campaign
3 Aug 2020   /

Air NZ and TNZ unite for winter campaign

Air New Zealand has partnered with Tourism New Zealand on the second phase of its Do something new, New Zealand winter campaign to encourage New Zealanders to hit the slopes.


Air NZ’s Kia Ora magazine back on board
3 Aug 2020   /

Air NZ’s Kia Ora magazine back on board

The August edition of Kia Ora magazine has been produced in partnership with long term partner Tourism New Zealand.


Air NZ suspends bookings to Australia
30 Jul 2020   /

Air NZ suspends bookings to Australia

The airline was placing a hold on future bookings to help prevent disruptions to customer journeys should restrictions be extended.


Air NZ passenger numbers jump with move to alert level 1
30 Jul 2020   /

Air NZ passenger numbers jump with move to alert level 1

The number of passengers on Air New Zealand flights in June dropped 74% from the same a month a year ago to 430,000.


Air NZ ramps up domestic schedule for August
27 Jul 2020   /

Air NZ ramps up domestic schedule for August

Air New Zealand has ramped up its domestic schedule for August to 70% of pre-Covid-19 levels.


$1.36m in credit redeemed via  Air NZ new online credit redemption tool
21 Jul 2020   /

$1.36m in credit redeemed via Air NZ new online credit redemption tool

More than $1.36m in credit has been redeemed by Air New Zealand customers via the airline’s new online credit redemption tool, which went live yesterday.


Air NZ plans second Samoa repatriation after Friday flight
20 Jul 2020   /

Air NZ plans second Samoa repatriation after Friday flight

Air New Zealand is undertaking two dedicated repatriation flights to Samoa to return fruit industry workers.


Air NZ opens refurbished Auckland domestic lounge
16 Jul 2020   /

Air NZ opens refurbished Auckland domestic lounge

The refurbishment included a refresh of the bar and barista station, a refreshed cafe zone, and more showers.


Air NZ freezes bookings to help Govt cope with rapid rise in returnees
7 Jul 2020   /

Air NZ freezes bookings to help Govt cope with rapid rise in returnees

The airline was also looking at aligning daily arrivals with the capacity available at managed isolation facilities.