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New $32m Nelson Airport terminal opens for business
21 Oct 2019  

New $32m Nelson Airport terminal opens for business

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern officially opened the new $32m terminal at Nelson Airport on Saturday.


Akl Airport arrivals dip despite 99% jump in Taiwan market
18 Oct 2019  

Akl Airport arrivals dip despite 99% jump in Taiwan market

Total passenger volumes at Auckland Airport decreased by -0.1% in August compared to the same time last year, according to its monthly traffic update.


New terminal at Nelson Airport to open
16 Oct 2019  

New terminal at Nelson Airport to open

The newly completed terminal at Nelson Airport is set to welcome passengers come 22 October.


Queenstown Airport sees record international arrivals growth
16 Oct 2019   /

Queenstown Airport sees record international arrivals growth

Passengers entering Queenstown Airport from overseas increased to 39,200 in August, up 7,100 (22%) on the same month last year.


Auckland Airport selected for Dow Jones Sustainability Index
7 Oct 2019   /

Auckland Airport selected for Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Auckland Airport has been selected for inclusion in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index Asia Pacific.


Queestown Airport: International visitor numbers jump 24%
7 Oct 2019   /

Queestown Airport: International visitor numbers jump 24%

International visitor movements at Queenstown Airport increased to 84,601 in August 2019, up 24% on the same month last year.


NZ Airports: NZ “flying blind” on aviation
27 Sep 2019   /

NZ Airports: NZ “flying blind” on aviation

New Zealand is flying blind when it comes to good data and reporting on aviation, according to the New Zealand Airports Association.


Christchurch Airport scores All Blacks ‘experiential’ retail store
24 Sep 2019   /

Christchurch Airport scores All Blacks ‘experiential’ retail store

Lagardère Travel Retail has opened an official All Blacks store at Christchurch Airport.


Wanaka residents plan legal action against airport expansion
20 Sep 2019  

Wanaka residents plan legal action against airport expansion

The community group opposing the expansion of Wanaka Airport said it plans to launch a judicial review after being “stonewalled” by Queenstown Lakes District Council.


QAC chair: Stop criticising non-existent airport plan
16 Sep 2019  

QAC chair: Stop criticising non-existent airport plan

Queenstown Airport Corporation chair Prue Flacks has taken the unusual step of hitting back at critics of the operator’s perceived lack of consultation over Wanaka Airport.


Hong Kong passenger numbers tumble at Akl Airport
16 Sep 2019   /

Hong Kong passenger numbers tumble at Akl Airport

Hong Kong passenger movements at Auckland Airport fell to 3,045 in July, down 21.8% on the same month last year.


QLDC seeks airport assessments
10 Sep 2019  

QLDC seeks airport assessments

Queenstown Lakes District Council is seeking a supplier to conduct economic and social impact assessments of possible airport development scenarios.


Lower South airport MOU takes off
4 Sep 2019  

Lower South airport MOU takes off

Queenstown Airport Corporation, Dunedin Airport and Invercargill Airport are set to work more closely together supporting strategic regional tourism initiatives following the establishment of a new cooperative arrangement.


School holidays lift for Queenstown Airport
28 Aug 2019   /

School holidays lift for Queenstown Airport

International passenger movements at Queenstown Airport increased to 86,930 in July, up 12% on the same month last year.


Auckland Airport: Retail revenue jumps to boost profit
22 Aug 2019   /

Auckland Airport: Retail revenue jumps to boost profit

AIAL has reported a 4.4% increase in underlying profit to reach $275m.


Christchurch Airport reports underlying profit up 17%
21 Aug 2019   /

Christchurch Airport reports underlying profit up 17%

However, the year ahead was looking more challenging, with domestic and key international markets softening.


QAC reports net profit up 11%, pays council $6.2m
21 Aug 2019   /

QAC reports net profit up 11%, pays council $6.2m

Queenstown Airport Corporation has reported net profit after tax of $16.6m for the year to June 2019, up 11% on the previous period.


US passengers help drive growth at Auckland Airport
19 Aug 2019   /

US passengers help drive growth at Auckland Airport

Total passenger numbers at Auckland Airport reached 21.1 million in the year to 30 June 2019, up 2.8% on the previous period, said the operator.


Boult puts Southern Lakes airports plans on hold
9 Aug 2019  

Boult puts Southern Lakes airports plans on hold

The mayor has moved to quell growing opposition to Queenstown and Wanaka airports’ expansion plans.


Queenstown Airport: A bumper start to winter
25 Jul 2019   /

Queenstown Airport: A bumper start to winter

International passenger movements at Queenstown Airport increased to 43,892 in June, up 12% compared to the same month last year.


Watch: Akl Airport to start $100m roading upgrade
25 Jul 2019  

Watch: Akl Airport to start $100m roading upgrade

Auckland Airport is to start upgrading its roading network with up to $100m in improvements over the next two years but travellers should be prepared for traffic disruption for periods over that time.


Christchurch Airport: China arrivals jump 27% in May
19 Jul 2019   /

Christchurch Airport: China arrivals jump 27% in May

Arrivals from China at Christchurch Airport grew by 26.6% in May, according to the operator.


PGF invests $1.7m in Southland, Stewart Island
19 Jul 2019   /

PGF invests $1.7m in Southland, Stewart Island

Invercargill Airport will get $500,000 for upgrades.


Auckland Airport: China arrivals fall 14% in May
18 Jul 2019   /

Auckland Airport: China arrivals fall 14% in May

The ending of Hong Kong Airline’s service from Auckland led to a fall in China visitor arrivals of 13.7% in May, says Auckland Airport in its latest passenger movements update.


Air NZ: Fog disrupts regional network
11 Jul 2019   /

Air NZ: Fog disrupts regional network

Fog and low cloud across the central and upper North Island, as well as parts of the South Island, caused major disruption to Air New Zealand’s regional services.


Wellington Airport adds auto-bag-drop units
4 Jul 2019  

Wellington Airport adds auto-bag-drop units

Wellington Airport has become the second airport in New Zealand to installed auto-bag-drop units, which it says will streamline the check-in process for travellers.


New $4.75m Bay of Islands Airport terminal opened
21 Jun 2019   /

New $4.75m Bay of Islands Airport terminal opened

Minister for regional economic development Shane Jones has opened the Bay of Islands Airport’s new terminal.


Christchurch Airport lets public test ride autonomous EV Smart Shuttle
21 Jun 2019   /

Christchurch Airport lets public test ride autonomous EV Smart Shuttle

Christchurch Airport has launched its autonomous Smart Shuttle to the public today.


QAC: International passenger numbers up 8% in May
19 Jun 2019   /

QAC: International passenger numbers up 8% in May

Passenger movements at Queenstown Airport in May increased by 5% to 148,400, compared to the same month last year.


Auckland Airport: Australians drive April passenger growth
18 Jun 2019   /

Auckland Airport: Australians drive April passenger growth

Australian passenger movements at Auckland Airport increased by 16.7% to 76,500 in April, compared to the same month last year.


Internationals drive strong April for Queenstown Airport
23 May 2019  

Internationals drive strong April for Queenstown Airport

The airport saw a 17% hike in passenger movements for the month.


Watch: Akl airport starts single biggest project
22 May 2019  

Watch: Akl airport starts single biggest project

The project will see more than 250,000 sq m of land – about 30 rugby pitches – converted into new taxiway.


Christchurch Airport supports action on climate change
9 May 2019  

Christchurch Airport supports action on climate change

Climate Leaders’ Coalition member, Christchurch Airport, has pledged its support for the Climate Change Response (Zero Carbon) Amendment Bill announced yesterday. 


Auckland Airport appoints GM technology and marketing
8 May 2019   /

Auckland Airport appoints GM technology and marketing

Auckland Airport has appointed Jonathan Good its new general manager of technology and marketing.


QAC: No wide body aircraft, no large international airport for Wanaka
30 Apr 2019  

QAC: No wide body aircraft, no large international airport for Wanaka

Queenstown Airport Corporation says it does not expect to start scheduled domestic services at Wanaka Airport before 2025.


Queenstown international passenger movements up 11% in March
29 Apr 2019   /

Queenstown international passenger movements up 11% in March

International passenger movements at Queenstown Airport for the month of March 2019 rose to 55,011, up 11% compared to the same month last year.


Cathay Pacific confirms third Chch season, boosts capacity
24 Apr 2019   /

Cathay Pacific confirms third Chch season, boosts capacity

Cathay Pacific has confirmed a third summer season between Christchurch and Hong Kong including more flights per week during summer.


Queenstown Airport gears up for 13% hike in winter capacity
16 Apr 2019   /

Queenstown Airport gears up for 13% hike in winter capacity

Queenstown Airport is expecting a 13% jump in flight capacity through its peak winter period.


Auckland Airport hits Jan record as Asia capacity grows
20 Mar 2019   /

Auckland Airport hits Jan record as Asia capacity grows

International passengers through Auckland Auckland Airport, excluding transit, rose to a record 1,068,922 in January – some 4.4% up on the same month last year – on the back of growing Asia and America capacity.


Wellington Airport preps $100m bond offer
12 Mar 2019   /

Wellington Airport preps $100m bond offer

Wellington International Airport is considering an 11-year, unsecured, fixed-rate bond offer of up to $100m.


New Air Canada service to boost NZ tourism
28 Feb 2019   /

New Air Canada service to boost NZ tourism

The Auckland – Vancouver seasonal service is expected to inject around $38m into the NZ economy.


China growth drives CIAL interim profit up 26%
27 Feb 2019  

China growth drives CIAL interim profit up 26%

An increase in capacity lifted the Asian giant to be the “stand-out market” for the period, says Christchurch Airport.


Retail income jumps 25% to boost Auckland Airport revenue
22 Feb 2019   /

Retail income jumps 25% to boost Auckland Airport revenue

The airport saw retail revenue jump to $110.8m in the six months to December 2018.


Auckland Airport: Airline charges to be slashed by $33m
22 Feb 2019   /

Auckland Airport: Airline charges to be slashed by $33m

The airport has cut its target return from 6.99% to 6.62%, compared to the ComCom’s benchmark for airports of 6.41%.


Airport appoints former PM chief of staff to board
22 Jan 2019   /

Airport appoints former PM chief of staff to board

Wellington International Airport Limited has appointed Wayne Eagleson to its board.


QAC appoints CFO
21 Jan 2019   /

QAC appoints CFO

Queenstown Airport Corporation has appointed Andrew Williamson its new chief financial officer and company secretary.


New insight reveals emerging Queenstown winter visitor profile
20 Dec 2018   /

New insight reveals emerging Queenstown winter visitor profile

A new winter profile of Queenstown Airport’s passengers has been released, showing an uplift of 5% in numbers for the 2018 season.


New airport 3D scanners to cut passenger waiting times
12 Dec 2018   /

New airport 3D scanners to cut passenger waiting times

The new tech will scan baggage for biosecurity risks before passengers reach their luggage.


Auckland Airport apologises after terminal fire disruption
10 Dec 2018  

Auckland Airport apologises after terminal fire disruption

Auckland Airport has apologised to around 5000 passengers after their travel plans were disrupted by a fire at the international terminal.


Infratil: Increasing demand drives Wellington passenger growth
13 Nov 2018   /

Infratil: Increasing demand drives Wellington passenger growth

Wellington Airport is also making “significant progress on developing new routes”, says its majority owner.