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Auckland Airport Achieves Global Airport Carbon Accreditation As Progresses Once-in-a-generation Upgrade

Monday, 19 February 2024, 9:02 am | Auckland Airport

Auckland Airport’s work to cut carbon emissions has been recognised with a Level 4 Airport Carbon Accreditation from Airports Council International (ACI), putting it among the world’s leading airports in terms of sustainability. Of the 555 airports ... More >>

Waste Away: Auckland Airport Expands Compost Programme

Monday, 12 February 2024, 3:01 pm | Auckland Airport

13.5 tonnes of domestic terminal food court organic waste diverted from landfill in three months A good sort: New $5 million waste facility opens airside to improve waste management and increase recycling More >>

Auckland Airport Reveals First Look Inside New $300 Million Transport Hub To Improve Journeys To And From The Airport

Wednesday, 13 December 2023, 11:03 am | Auckland Airport

The way people travel through New Zealand’s busiest gateway is about to change, with a world-class Transport Hub to open at the centre of the airport early next year. Over the past 12 months, the old main carpark outside the international terminal ... More >>

Welcome Back! Bluecoats Return To The Auckland Airport

Thursday, 7 December 2023, 11:10 am | Auckland Airport

<img src="" width="720" height="480"> · 23 customer service ambassadors return to their former volunteer roles post pandemic · Auckland Airport boosts summer ... More >>

Connecting The Precinct: New Road Prioritises Freight Flows At Auckland Airport

Wednesday, 8 November 2023, 9:02 am | Auckland Airport

Extra connectivity is being added at Auckland Airport as a new route takes off on its roading network as part of a $300 million transport upgrade. Now open to traffic, Te Ara Kōrako – a 700m stretch linking George Bolt Memorial Drive with Nixon Road ... More >>

Auckland Airport Joins Sustainability Advisory Board With Heart Aerospace

Tuesday, 7 November 2023, 9:30 am | Auckland Airport

Auckland Airport has announced a collaboration with Swedish electric airplane maker Heart Aerospace, joining the company’s advisory board to help propel innovation in sustainable aircraft. Heart Aerospace is underway developing the ES-30, a 30-seat ... More >>

Nesting Season: Endangered Birds Find Safe Haven At New Zealand’s Busiest Airport

Thursday, 2 November 2023, 11:46 am | Auckland Airport

With the onset of spring, Auckland Airport is underway with a conservation effort to protect one of New Zealand’s special native endangered species. Over the past eight weeks, tūturiwhatu (New Zealand dotterel) have started to take up residence ... More >>

Auckland Airport’s North American Air Connectivity Hit Summer Highs

Monday, 30 October 2023, 5:25 am | Auckland Airport

New airlines and routes are bringing a boom in North American air connections at Auckland Airport, with 26% more capacity available for travellers this summer than pre-pandemic. Auckland Airport Chief Customer Officer, Scott Tasker, said the choice ... More >>

Navigating The School Holiday Skyways

Wednesday, 20 September 2023, 6:15 am | Auckland Airport

Busiest travel days revealed, with day one of the holidays set to be busiest with 15,000 international travellers September school holidays expected to be 10% busier than winter school holidays Tips for smooth journeys shared Auckland Airport is working ... More >>

Auckland Airport Announces Executive Team Change

Tuesday, 5 September 2023, 9:11 am | Auckland Airport

Auckland Airport today announced Chief Infrastructure Officer André Lovatt has resigned after five years with the organisation to take up a new role at KiwiRail in December. Chief Executive Carrie Hurihanganui said André’s strong leadership ... More >>

Resilience Uplift: Auckland Airport Announces Its Results For FY23 Amid Historic Upgrade Of The Airport Precinct

Thursday, 24 August 2023, 4:34 pm | Auckland Airport

Auckland Airport today announced its financial results for the 12 months to 30 June 2023, including its first dividend and full underlying profit in three years. Auckland Airport Chair Patrick Strange said: “It’s been a year marked by the strong return ... More >>

As Auckland Airport Grows Workforce To Power Infrastructure Build, Families Are Prioritised

Tuesday, 22 August 2023, 6:21 am | Auckland Airport

New parental leave policy tops-up primary carer government-funded rate to 100% of salary for 18 weeks Partners receive six weeks paid leave (statutory entitlement is up to two weeks unpaid) Primary carers receive continued employer KiwiSaver contributions, ... More >>

Progress In Auckland Airport's New Domestic Terminal With Test Piling Underway

Monday, 7 August 2023, 6:43 am | Auckland Airport

Building a strong foundation for the future of domestic travel: Progress in Auckland Airport's new domestic terminal with test piling underway Test piles bored up to 11 storeys deep into the airfield signal a major milestone as a brand-new domestic ... More >>

Celebrating Matariki - Kids Speaking Te Reo Māori To Welcome International Travellers

Tuesday, 11 July 2023, 7:47 am | Auckland Airport

Ka whakamānawa a Te Taunga Rerenga o Tāmaki Makaurau i a Matariki hei te 14 ō Hurai, mā te whakapāho atu i te iarere o te Taunga Rererangi, i ētahi kōrero hei mihi ki ngā kaieke waihoki hei whakamārama ake i te hiranga o Matariki. Auckland ... More >>

Auckland Airport Welcomes Football Fans With Giant Runway Sign

Friday, 7 July 2023, 1:43 pm | Auckland Airport

With teams and fans of the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ starting to arrive, Auckland Airport has painted an 80metre by 40metre ‘Game On!’ welcome sign on the grass at the Eastern end of the runway. The sign will greet an estimated 80 per ... More >>

Pitch Perfect: Auckland Airport Unveils Grandstands In Its Arrivals Hall As Football Fever Takes Hold

Friday, 30 June 2023, 7:43 am | Auckland Airport

International arrivals hall turned into a football pitch, complete with grandstands Large welcome sign painted on the approach to the runway with ‘Game On!’ message, welcoming teams and fans to Aotearoa, New Zealand FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ ... More >>

Athletes Add Excitement To School Holiday Travel At Auckland Airport

Wednesday, 28 June 2023, 9:39 am | Auckland Airport

Kiwi travellers will be rubbing shoulders with sports stars and their supporters during the busy July school holidays at Auckland Airport. With the FIFA Women’s World Cup kicking off across New Zealand and Australia from 20 July, the Silver Ferns ... More >>

Paving The Way: Auckland Airport Recycles Runway As Part Of Major Airfield Expansion

Wednesday, 7 June 2023, 12:32 pm | Auckland Airport

  Auckland Airport is laying the foundation for a massive airfield development by recycling its runway – and keeping 6000 truck trips off Auckland’s roading network in the process. Rather than being sent offsite as waste, 108,000 tonnes of ... More >>

Direct Auckland Airport Connections And Online Buzz Unlock China Tourism Recovery

Wednesday, 10 May 2023, 2:10 pm | Auckland Airport

Unique, first-hand experiences shared with followers online are fuelling a shift in Chinese travel preferences as China reopens for international outbound travel. Scott Tasker, Chief Customer Officer at Auckland Airport, said China has always been ... More >>

NZ Set To Have First Ever Fully Electric Shopping Centre Food Court - No Gas On Site

Wednesday, 10 May 2023, 10:17 am | Auckland Airport

New Zealand is set to have its first ever fully electric shopping centre food court, with zero natural or LPG gas available on site at Mānawa Bay, Auckland Airport’s new premium outlet shopping destination. Mānawa Bay, which is currently under construction ... More >>





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