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Star Alliance Named The World's Best Airline Alliance

Tuesday, 25 June 2024, 2:01 pm | Air New Zealand

Star Alliance has been honoured with the title of World's Best Airline Alliance once again at this year's prestigious Skytrax World Airline Awards. More >>

Hello Sunshine! Air New Zealand's Seasonal Service To The Sunshine Coast Returns

Monday, 24 June 2024, 8:52 am | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand General Manager International Jeremy O’Brien says the airline is excited to see the seasonal service return. More >>

Matariki Menu Celebrates The Māori New Year In Air New Zealand Lounges

Thursday, 20 June 2024, 1:15 pm | Air New Zealand

A feast to celebrate Matariki 2024 will await travellers in select Air New Zealand lounges from Thursday 27 June to Wednesday 3 July. More >>

Increased Air New Zealand Capacity For Japan To Encourage Inbound Tourism

Tuesday, 18 June 2024, 7:30 pm | Air New Zealand

The increase is a result of the airline’s 777s flying more frequently to Japan. With 342 seats, including 44 Business Premier and 54 Premium Economy, it offers more capacity and options to book premium cabins. More >>

Launching The Mangōpare Air New Zealand Pilot Cadetship

Wednesday, 12 June 2024, 9:04 am | Air New Zealand

Launching today and open for applications, the Mangōpare Air New Zealand Pilot Cadetship is an all-inclusive training programme that accelerates the journey to becoming a commercial pilot from the typical 24-36 months to approximately 14 months. More >>

Air New Zealand Goes Year-round To Bali

Friday, 7 June 2024, 10:13 am | Air New Zealand

Kiwi travellers can now book direct flights to one of the world’s most popular holiday destinations year-round. Air New Zealand has expanded its non-stop Bali services to cover the summer months for the first time. More >>

24/7 Live Chat Has Landed At Air New Zealand

Wednesday, 5 June 2024, 9:04 am | Air New Zealand

Following a successful trial period, customers can now chat online with the airline’s customer care team in real time, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. More >>

Air New Zealand Crew Take Sign Language Sky-high For New Zealand Sign Language Week

Monday, 6 May 2024, 3:07 pm | Air New Zealand

In a world-first to mark the beginning of NZSL Week, which runs from 6-12 May, the airline today operated a flight where cabin crew used NZSL to communicate with customers, including signing the inflight passenger announcements and onboard service offerings. More >>

Air New Zealand Announces Changes To Sustainability Advisory Panel

Wednesday, 1 May 2024, 6:28 pm | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand is pleased to welcome two new members to its Sustainability Advisory Panel, including former Green Party Co-Leader and Minister for Climate Change, James Shaw and Matteo Mirolo, the Head of Policy and Strategy in the Aviation Contrails ... More >>

More Choice And Greater Flexibility: Air New Zealand Unveils New Short Haul Booking Options

Monday, 22 April 2024, 10:03 am | Air New Zealand

The airline has today announced changes to its Seats to Suit offering from June, including a new suite of booking options for travelling between New Zealand and the Tasman or Pacific Islands. More >>

Air New Zealand Shares Summer Schedule Updates

Friday, 19 April 2024, 9:08 am | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand has today revealed updates to its capacity and network this summer, with the confirmed return of two routes, an extended pause on another, and additional capacity into key markets. More >>

Mission Next Gen Aircraft: Air New Zealand Announces Airport Selection

Wednesday, 17 April 2024, 8:43 am | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand has today announced that it has selected Wellington and Marlborough Airports as the ports for its first all-electric aircraft. More >>

Air New Zealand Inks Its Largest Deal For Sustainable Aviation Fuel

Tuesday, 16 April 2024, 9:02 am | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand and Neste have signed an agreement for nine million litres of neat Neste MY Sustainable Aviation FuelTM. The deal represents the largest purchase of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) from Neste by any airline outside North America and ... More >>

Air New Zealand's Onboard Menu Revamp Takes Aotearoa's Treasures To The World

Thursday, 4 April 2024, 1:21 pm | Air New Zealand

The menu is now onboard and features contemporary cuisine with a focus on showcasing the country’s finest regional produce, taking local ingredients and unique New Zealand flavours to the world More >>

40 Years In Tinsel Town: Air New Zealand Celebrates Four Direct Decades To Los Angeles

Tuesday, 2 April 2024, 6:21 am | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand is celebrating its feat with a competition encouraging Kiwis to share their favourite flying experience on the LA route to be in to win Premium Economy flights for four to the city. More >>

Holidaymakers Hop Into An Early Easter Getaway

Wednesday, 27 March 2024, 9:51 am | Air New Zealand

· 227,000 customers travelling over Easter weekend · 790,000 customers travelling over the April school holidays · Easter treats available in Air New Zealand lounges More >>

Air New Zealand Seeks Innovators In Global Search For Sustainable Aviation Fuel

Wednesday, 20 March 2024, 9:48 am | Air New Zealand

Today, Air New Zealand has launched a global open invitation to innovators and startups to supply the airline with sustainable aviation fuel (SAF), which currently makes up less than 1% of the global jet fuel supply. It is the first time any airline has ... More >>

Air New Zealand Pauses Chicago Service From Late March

Tuesday, 12 March 2024, 10:45 am | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand will pause its Auckland – Chicago non-stop service from 31 March to 25 October 2024. More >>

First Trial Using Hydrogen To Unlock Low Emissions Aviation In New Zealand Gets Underway In Wellington

Monday, 4 March 2024, 11:19 am | Air New Zealand

Four New Zealand businesses have come together to trial using hydrogen in an aviation setting for the first time in Aotearoa. Air New Zealand, Wellington Airport, Toyota New Zealand, and Hiringa Energy have joined forces to trial using hydrogen to charge ... More >>

Air New Zealand And Singapore Airlines Receive Regulatory Approval To Extend Joint Venture Alliance

Wednesday, 28 February 2024, 2:45 pm | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand and Singapore Airlines (SIA) welcome the decision by New Zealand’s Associate Minister of Transport, Hon Matt Doocey, to reauthorise their joint venture alliance for another five years until March 2029. This allows Air New Zealand and ... More >>





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