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Air NZ cuts domestic services again to fall to 5% of pre-crisis level
2 Apr 2020   /

Air NZ cuts domestic services again to fall to 5% of pre-crisis level

The new schedule allows only for essential travel only and air freight.


Union calls on Air NZ to ‘take a breather’ on redundancies
1 Apr 2020   /

Union calls on Air NZ to ‘take a breather’ on redundancies

Air New Zealand is moving faster than it needed to with plans to make up to 3500 employees redundant, says E tū assistant national secretary Rachel Mackintosh.


Air NZ: Revenue drops by $5bn+, up to 3500 jobs to go
31 Mar 2020   /

Air NZ: Revenue drops by $5bn+, up to 3500 jobs to go

The airline that emerges from Covid-19 will be much smaller and largely domestic, says CEO Greg Foran.


Govt fast tracks $1m for air freight
31 Mar 2020   /

Govt fast tracks $1m for air freight

The Government has fast-tracked up to $1m to help Air New Zealand move urgent freight to and from New Zealand, with the first flight going to Shanghai.


Air NZ ramps up cargo operations
27 Mar 2020   /

Air NZ ramps up cargo operations

Air New Zealand Cargo has introduced a range of charter service to keep cargo moving to and from New Zealand during the COVID-19 outbreak.


Air NZ lifts domestic capacity in lead-up to lockdown
24 Mar 2020   /

Air NZ lifts domestic capacity in lead-up to lockdown

Air New Zealand is adding more domestic capacity following prime minister Jacinda Ardern’s lockdown announcement yesterday afternoon.


Foran: Airline industry won’t be the same
20 Mar 2020   /

Foran: Airline industry won’t be the same

Air NZ’s CEO says aviation will be reshaped by the Covid-19 crisis and the national carrier needs to be ready.


Air NZ secures $900m loan facility from Govt
20 Mar 2020   /

Air NZ secures $900m loan facility from Govt

The airline is getting $600m at 7%-8% per annum and another $300m at around 9%.


Air NZ cuts Argentina service, closes London base
19 Mar 2020   /

Air NZ cuts Argentina service, closes London base

Air New Zealand is suspending its Buenos Aires route with immediate effect.


Air NZ launches Qualmark-endorsed activities promotion
13 Mar 2020   /

Air NZ launches Qualmark-endorsed activities promotion

Air New Zealand has launched a new website promoting activities and attractions that have been awarded a Qualmark endorsement.


Air NZ suspends FY20 guidance, CEO takes $250k pay cut
9 Mar 2020   /

Air NZ suspends FY20 guidance, CEO takes $250k pay cut

Greg Foran volunteers to cut base pay of $1.65m by $250k as the airline tries to cope with the Covid-19 outbreak.


Air New Zealand reassures over hygiene
9 Mar 2020   /

Air New Zealand reassures over hygiene

Air New Zealand has outlined its cleaning practices in light of the coronavirus outbreak in care card titled “How we are taking care of you”.


Air NZ new safety video most viewed in history
6 Mar 2020   /

Air NZ new safety video most viewed in history

Air New Zealand’s latest safety video has become the airline’s most viewed safety video to date.


Air NZ cuts international and domestic capacity
5 Mar 2020   /

Air NZ cuts international and domestic capacity

The airline is making further cuts to its Asia, trans-Tasman and domestic services.


Air NZ passenger tests positive for Covid-19
5 Mar 2020   /

Air NZ passenger tests positive for Covid-19

The airline is contacting customers who shared flights with the woman – the second person in NZ confirmed with the virus.


Air NZ unveils wildlife-themed itinerary
3 Mar 2020   /

Air NZ unveils wildlife-themed itinerary

Air New Zealand has launched a bespoke itinerary that encourages visitors to experience New Zealand’s wildlife and natural landscapes.


Air NZ boss embarks on “diagnostic” cost cutting programme
28 Feb 2020   /

Air NZ boss embarks on “diagnostic” cost cutting programme

Air New Zealand chief executive Greg Foran has embarked on a “diagnostic” cost cutting programme of the airline.


Watch: Air NZ’s A Journey to Safety
28 Feb 2020   /

Watch: Air NZ’s A Journey to Safety

The airline’s latest safety video highlights its eight-year partnership with DOC.


Air NZ, Northland Inc, BOI Marketing Group partner for new campaign
27 Feb 2020   /

Air NZ, Northland Inc, BOI Marketing Group partner for new campaign

Air New Zealand has partnered with the Bay of Islands Marketing Group and Northland Inc. on a campaign to attract visitors to the region.


Air New Zealand introduces fare credit for Elton John fans
20 Feb 2020   /

Air New Zealand introduces fare credit for Elton John fans

Air New Zealand has introduced further fare flexibility after the postponement of Sir Elton John’s final Auckland concerts to January 2021.


Air NZ reduces Shanghai, Hong Kong flights
19 Feb 2020   /

Air NZ reduces Shanghai, Hong Kong flights

Air New Zealand will reduce capacity on its Shanghai and Hong Kong routes as a result of the impact of coronavirus on demand.


First day for Foran at Air NZ
3 Feb 2020   /

First day for Foran at Air NZ

Air New Zealand’s new chief executive officer, Greg Foran, officially starts at the airline today, 3 February 2020.


Air NZ lifts passenger numbers and revenue
30 Jan 2020   /

Air NZ lifts passenger numbers and revenue

Air New Zealand carried 1.824 million passengers in December 2019, up 3.2% on the same month last year.


Air NZ highlights cheap flights in face of inflation flack
29 Jan 2020   /

Air NZ highlights cheap flights in face of inflation flack

Statistics NZ reports higher air fares but Air New Zealand highlights its cheap flights.


Air NZ looks at AI to improve performance
23 Jan 2020   /

Air NZ looks at AI to improve performance

Air New Zealand is trialling new computer vision artificial intelligence to help improve on-time performance.


Air NZ opens Auckland to New York flights
21 Jan 2020  

Air NZ opens Auckland to New York flights

Air New Zealand has opened flights for its new non-stop Auckland-New York flights.


Shanghai centre of attention for Air NZ China strategy
14 Jan 2020   /

Shanghai centre of attention for Air NZ China strategy

The airline is focused on the Chinese city following a “challenging” 2019.


Air NZ chief people officer Jodie King to depart
14 Jan 2020   /

Air NZ chief people officer Jodie King to depart

Air New Zealand has announced its chief people officer Jodie King will be leaving the airline to take up a new role with Vodafone New Zealand.


Air NZ inflight wi-fi hits million milestone
13 Jan 2020  

Air NZ inflight wi-fi hits million milestone

Air New Zealand’s inflight Wi-Fi is now available on 23 international aircraft, mainly flying the airline’s trans-Tasman, Pacific Island, US, and London routes.


Air NZ hires 120 new staff for peak period
20 Dec 2019   /

Air NZ hires 120 new staff for peak period

Air New Zealand has hired 120 new staff as temporary cabin crew over the peak summer period. 


Key to leave Air NZ board, new CEO start day announced
17 Dec 2019   /

Key to leave Air NZ board, new CEO start day announced

Former prime minister Sir John Key has announced he will step down from the board of directors at Air New Zealand, effective March 31.


Air NZ debuts new regional lounge at Nelson Airport
13 Dec 2019   /

Air NZ debuts new regional lounge at Nelson Airport

Air New Zealand has opened a new regional lounge in Nelson.


Air NZ, Les Mills partner to offer inflight wellness exercises
3 Dec 2019  

Air NZ, Les Mills partner to offer inflight wellness exercises

Air New Zealand is joining with gym Les Mills to offer a series of inflight wellness exercises to airline passengers.


Air NZ takes back top AirlineRatings.com award
26 Nov 2019   /

Air NZ takes back top AirlineRatings.com award

Air New Zealand has been named Airline of the Year by by safety and product-rating website AirlineRatings.com.


Air NZ takes out South Pacific Passenger Choice Award
15 Nov 2019   /

Air NZ takes out South Pacific Passenger Choice Award

Air New Zealand has won the South Pacific Regional Passenger Choice Award at the Future Travel Experience Airline Passenger Experience Association Asia Awards in Singapore.


Air NZ trials central Queenstown check-in and bag drop
13 Nov 2019   /

Air NZ trials central Queenstown check-in and bag drop

Air New Zealand will introduce a pop-up check-in and bag drop service in downtown Queenstown on a three month trial.


Air NZ and West Coast partner to boost tourism
1 Nov 2019   /

Air NZ and West Coast partner to boost tourism

Air New Zealand has teamed up with Development West Coast in a bid to get New Zealanders into the region.


Three times a week for Air NZ’s Auckland – NYC service
25 Oct 2019   /

Three times a week for Air NZ’s Auckland – NYC service

The first Air New Zealand Auckland to New York flight will take off on 29 October 2020.


Air NZ unveils Economy Stretch product
17 Oct 2019   /

Air NZ unveils Economy Stretch product

Air NZ will offer long-haul economy passengers extra legroom its wide-body fleet from late 2020, with its new Economy Stretch product.


Watch: Air NZ goes hip hop with latest safety video
6 Nov 2018   /

Watch: Air NZ goes hip hop with latest safety video

Featuring rappers Randa and Kings, actor Julian Dennison and singer Theia, it’s probably the most ‘Kiwi’ video of them all.


Air NZ – DOC partnership continues with $400k Paparoa Track pledge
12 Oct 2018   /

Air NZ – DOC partnership continues with $400k Paparoa Track pledge

The duo have this month agreed that the partnership will continue until 2022.


Air NZ, Singapore Airlines alliance extension approved
8 Oct 2018   /

Air NZ, Singapore Airlines alliance extension approved

Air NZ and Singapore Airlines have had their strategic alliance for the next five years approved by the government.


Air NZ’s top lawyer to join IATA executive
3 Oct 2018   /

Air NZ’s top lawyer to join IATA executive

Air New Zealand’s top lawyer, Karen Clayton, has resigned to join the International Air Transport Association. 


Air NZ, TNZ partner to offer visitors free domestic flights
28 Sep 2018   / /

Air NZ, TNZ partner to offer visitors free domestic flights

Tourism New Zealand and Air New Zealand have partnered to offer North American visitors a free domestic flight from Auckland to anywhere on the airline’s network.  


Air NZ’s Luxon on the “significant opportunity” for NZ tourism
27 Sep 2018  

Air NZ’s Luxon on the “significant opportunity” for NZ tourism

Air New Zealand held its annual shareholders’ meeting in Christchurch yesterday with chief executive Chris Luxon highlighting the airline’s opportunities and challenges.


Christchurch, Air NZ partner to boost visitor economy
26 Sep 2018   /

Christchurch, Air NZ partner to boost visitor economy

Christchurch’s leaders and Air NZ have partnered to boost the city’s visitor economy.


Watch: Air NZ preps new Airbus neos, spends $2.8bn on 20 aircraft
26 Sep 2018  

Watch: Air NZ preps new Airbus neos, spends $2.8bn on 20 aircraft

Air New Zealand’s first new Airbus neo aircraft will enter service in November.  


Air NZ flip-flops on wifi pricing, pushes it back up to $40
25 Sep 2018  

Air NZ flip-flops on wifi pricing, pushes it back up to $40

Air NZ has again changed the price of its inflight wifi making it one of the most expensive services of its type in the world.


Chris Luxon: “I really do apologise…”
24 Sep 2018   /

Chris Luxon: “I really do apologise…”

Air NZ’s CEO says sorry for “disruptions, delays, and overcrowded lounges” but he also criticises the country’s airport operators.


Air NZ to stop Vietnam service, suspend Tokyo Haneda flights
20 Sep 2018  

Air NZ to stop Vietnam service, suspend Tokyo Haneda flights

Air New Zealand has suspended its seasonal services to Vietnam and Tokyo’s Haneda airports as it tries to maximise the use of its Dreamliner 787-9 fleet following the grounding of two of the planes because of engine problems.