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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. 


Air NZ’s award-winning Golan to leave
18 Sep 2018   /

Air NZ’s award-winning Golan to leave

Air New Zealand’s award-winning chief digital officer, Avi Golan, is leaving the airline to return to the United States to be closer to family.


Auckland Airport’s regional lounge next for upgrade in $60m plan
14 Sep 2018   /

Auckland Airport’s regional lounge next for upgrade in $60m plan

An upgrade of Auckland Airport regional lounge is to start next month as part of Air New Zealand’s $60m two-year investment program into lounges across the country.


Air NZ primes Chicago for Nov 30 direct service
12 Sep 2018  

Air NZ primes Chicago for Nov 30 direct service

Air New Zealand is planning an immersive augmented reality event in central Chicago as it prepares to launch is direct service to the city on November 30.


Air NZ’s Luxon to lead PM’s new Business Advisory Council
28 Aug 2018   /

Air NZ’s Luxon to lead PM’s new Business Advisory Council

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says the new council will advise her on key economic issues.


Air New Zealand profit up 2.5% on record revenue
23 Aug 2018  

Air New Zealand profit up 2.5% on record revenue

Air New Zealand has delivered a profit of $540m off a record operating revenue of $5.5bn in its annual results.


Dame Therese Walsh to become next Air NZ chair
1 Aug 2018   /

Dame Therese Walsh to become next Air NZ chair

She will be the first female chair of the airline when she takes over from Tony Carter, who retires next year.


Air New Zealand wins global marketing gong
19 Jul 2018   /

Air New Zealand wins global marketing gong

Air New Zealand’s marketing strategy has been recognised on the world stage taking out a global award at a London-based event.


The world’s best airlines: Where does Air NZ rank?
18 Jul 2018   /

The world’s best airlines: Where does Air NZ rank?

Air NZ has improved on last year’s Skytrax ranking and has also won an accolade in the best seat category.


KPMG: Air NZ among top three Kiwi brands
16 Jul 2018  

KPMG: Air NZ among top three Kiwi brands

Air New Zealand has been named the country’s second favourite brand in a new report from professional services firm KPMG.


Air NZ cuts inflight wi-fi pricing again, adds free option
13 Jul 2018  

Air NZ cuts inflight wi-fi pricing again, adds free option

Air NZ has again reduced the price of its inflight wi-fi service – the second cut since launch.


Air NZ, JetBlue form innovation partnership
13 Jul 2018   /

Air NZ, JetBlue form innovation partnership

Air New Zealand is to partner with Silicon Valley’s JetBlue Technology Ventures to support innovation in the the travel industry.


Air NZ jets 25% more Kiwi sunseekers offshore
11 Jul 2018  

Air NZ jets 25% more Kiwi sunseekers offshore

Air NZ is experiencing its busiest winter school holidays on record with the number of kiwis booked to travel internationally up 25% compared with five years ago.


Luxon on Air NZ’s “toughest year”
10 Jul 2018  

Luxon on Air NZ’s “toughest year”

Violent storms, faulty Dreamliner engines, and the damage to Auckland’s jet fuel pipeline have made the past year particularly difficult for the airline, says its CEO.


NZ First takes a bite out of Air NZ for Impossible Burger
4 Jul 2018  

NZ First takes a bite out of Air NZ for Impossible Burger

The NZ First Party has criticised Air New Zealand’s serving of the Impossible Burger as “dealing another blow to regional New Zealand”.


Air NZ stung $18m in price fixing fines, court costs
27 Jun 2018  

Air NZ stung $18m in price fixing fines, court costs

The airline is to pay A$17m in price fixing fines and court costs following long-running legal action in Australia.


Air NZ shrugs off fuel costs, expects earnings ahead of last year
15 Jun 2018  

Air NZ shrugs off fuel costs, expects earnings ahead of last year

Air New Zealand is on track to beat last year’s annual earnings despite the headwind from rising fuel costs which it expects to continue into 2019.


Air NZ’s magic leap with augmented reality
15 Jun 2018  

Air NZ’s magic leap with augmented reality

Air New Zealand has teamed up with a US technology company to develop augmented reality entertainment that will showcase New Zealand to potential visitors.


Air NZ hires back Hurihanganui, splits COO role
13 Jun 2018  

Air NZ hires back Hurihanganui, splits COO role

Air New Zealand has hired back Carrie Hurihanganui to fill the newly created role of chief ground operations officer.


Air NZ to increase international airfares
12 Jun 2018  

Air NZ to increase international airfares

Air New Zealand is increasing international airfares this week citing rising operational costs.


Air NZ COO to depart
29 May 2018  

Air NZ COO to depart

Air New Zealand’s chief operations officer Bruce Parton has resigned and will leave the company at the end of September. 


Air NZ slashes price of new wi-fi service
21 May 2018  

Air NZ slashes price of new wi-fi service

Just days after opening up its wi-fi service on selected flights, the airline has cut the initial $40 price tag of the connection.


Air NZ leases SA aircraft to cover beleaguered Dreamliners
17 May 2018  

Air NZ leases SA aircraft to cover beleaguered Dreamliners

Air New Zealand will use a  Singapore Airlines Boeing 777-200ER to help cover its beleaguered Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner fleet.


Air NZ rolls out $40 wi-fi, plans to increase domestic airfares
15 May 2018  

Air NZ rolls out $40 wi-fi, plans to increase domestic airfares

The airline has launched its wi-fi service to all passengers on select aircraft for a flat rate of $40 per flight and is planning to increase domestic airfares.


Air NZ ups ante in Dunedin
9 May 2018  

Air NZ ups ante in Dunedin

Air New Zealand has underlined its regional strategy of flying bigger aircraft to fewer locations by announcing additional services between Dunedin and Auckland.


Ngāti Porou and Air NZ partner to promote tourism, growth
26 Apr 2018  

Ngāti Porou and Air NZ partner to promote tourism, growth

East Coast iwi Ngāti Porou and Air New Zealand have partnered to promote tourism and generate economic and social growth in Tairāwhiti Gisborne.


USA, Japan routes and 9,000 passengers hit by Dreamliner woes
24 Apr 2018  

USA, Japan routes and 9,000 passengers hit by Dreamliner woes

Around 9,000 passengers this week will be affected by the grounding of two of Air New Zealand’s 787-9 Dreamliners because of engine problems.


Travel plans disrupted for months by Dreamliner engine woes
23 Apr 2018  

Travel plans disrupted for months by Dreamliner engine woes

Thousands of passengers will have their travel plans disrupted for months to come after Air New Zealand was forced to ground two of its Dreamliner aircraft and send their engines off to be fixed. 


Air NZ continues reign as Australia’s most reputable company
19 Apr 2018  

Air NZ continues reign as Australia’s most reputable company

For the second consecutive year, proudly Kiwi airline Air New Zealand has been recognised as Australia’s most reputable company.


Air NZ on global Rolls-Royce engine issue
16 Apr 2018  

Air NZ on global Rolls-Royce engine issue

Air New Zealand is working closely with engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce on a global issue involving some of the Trent 1000 engines that power its Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner fleet.


World’s Best Airlines: Where did TripAdvisor place Air NZ? (hint: it’s better than last year)
10 Apr 2018  

World’s Best Airlines: Where did TripAdvisor place Air NZ? (hint: it’s better than last year)

Air New Zealand has scooped multiple categories in the second annual TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards 2018 including being ranked second best of all airlines globally.


Air NZ announces new trans-Tasman routes
10 Apr 2018  

Air NZ announces new trans-Tasman routes

Air New Zealand will launch two new routes across the Tasman from December this year and add an extra 15% seat capacity across all its Tasman services year on year.


Air NZ, Virgin Australia to end trans-Tasman alliance
5 Apr 2018   /

Air NZ, Virgin Australia to end trans-Tasman alliance

Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia will end their trans-Tasman alliance in October this year following seven years of partnership.


New Air NZ Chicago route to unlock North-Eastern US market
28 Mar 2018  

New Air NZ Chicago route to unlock North-Eastern US market

The introduction of a new non-stop service between Auckland and Chicago makes New Zealand “more accessible than ever” to the growing US visitor market.


Harness the kids, then sit back, relax and enjoy your flight
6 Mar 2018  

Harness the kids, then sit back, relax and enjoy your flight

Air New Zealand is to make flying with children slightly more bearable for parents and other passengers after developing a new way to tie the kids down.


Air NZ’s latest safety video
1 Mar 2018  

Air NZ’s latest safety video

Air New Zealand has launched its latest safety video filmed mainly at Antarctica and starring American actor Adrian Grenier.


Air NZ: Obama visit a boost for NZ tourism
26 Feb 2018  

Air NZ: Obama visit a boost for NZ tourism

Former US President Barack Obama’s visit to New Zealand in March will help raise the profile of New Zealand tourism, says Air New Zealand.


Air NZ reports profit fall, launches Taipei direct service
22 Feb 2018  

Air NZ reports profit fall, launches Taipei direct service

Air New Zealand has reported an interim net profit of $232m for the six months to December 2017, down 9.4% on the same period in 2016


Air NZ’s Redington named on govt’s tax working group
21 Dec 2017   /

Air NZ’s Redington named on govt’s tax working group

Air New Zealand’s Michelle Redington has been named part of the government’s tax working group, which could make a recommendation on the proposed $25 border levy.


Air NZ has come second in EW’s best holiday commercials of 2017. Here’s number one
20 Dec 2017  

Air NZ has come second in EW’s best holiday commercials of 2017. Here’s number one

Air New Zealand’s ‘A Very Merry Mistake’ Christmas video has taken out the number two spot on Entertainment Weekly’s list of 2017’s best holiday commercials from around the world.