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2021 Annual Meeting: Chair And Chief Executive Addresses

Thursday, 21 October 2021, 10:00 am | Auckland Airport

Patrick Strange, Chair Tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou, tēnā tatou katoa. Good morning and welcome everyone to Auckland Airport’s annual meeting. Thank you for joining us today via video link. I’m sorry we are not able to hold this meeting in person. ... More >>

New Zealand Businesses Get The Green Light To Import 300,000 Rapid COVID-19 Tests

Thursday, 14 October 2021, 10:35 am | Auckland Airport

Some of the country’s largest companies will be able to introduce rapid antigen testing to their critical worksites this month after the Government responded to calls from the business community to allow rapid tests to be imported into New Zealand. ... More >>

Kiwi Companies Back Community Vaccination Campaign

Friday, 24 September 2021, 11:40 am | Auckland Airport

Some of New Zealand’s most well-known brands have joined forces to boost vaccination rates among Aucklanders. Backed by Auckland Airport, the “ Doing it for Each Other ” campaign is being supported by The Warehouse, Spark, Torpedo7, Noel Leeming, ... More >>

Turbo Charging The Vaccination Drive - School Donations, Competitions And Prizes

Wednesday, 15 September 2021, 5:56 am | Auckland Airport

Airport drive-through site reaches 70,000-plus vax amid moves to turbo charge the vaccination effort Businesses donating to South Auckland community groups as part of major vaccination drive Three donations of $10,000 cash and $10,000 in Warehouse ... More >>

Airport property development wins sustainability award

Tuesday, 14 September 2021, 8:51 am | Auckland Airport

Auckland Airport’s recently completed property development for Foodstuffs North Island – the largest distribution centre in the country – has been recognised as one of New Zealand’s most sustainable projects. More >>

Auckland Airport’s front-line workers vaccinated

Friday, 3 September 2021, 10:56 am | Auckland Airport

New Zealand’s defence against the spread of COVID-19 has been strengthened with all Auckland Airport employees working on the front-line now vaccinated, one month ahead of the Government’s mandatory vaccination order. More >>

FY21 Annual Results: Future focused and resilient despite market conditions

Thursday, 19 August 2021, 9:35 am | Auckland Airport

Auckland Airport today announced its financial results for the 12 months ended 30 June 2021. Auckland Airport Chair Patrick Strange said: “It has been a year of disruption, resilience and adaptation for Auckland Airport as we worked through the ... More >>

Auckland Airport Sets Future Path For Renewal Of Airfield Surface

Tuesday, 16 February 2021, 9:03 am | Auckland Airport

With fewer aircraft coming in due to COVID-19, Auckland Airport is taking the opportunity to embark upon a three-year period of pavement renewal throughout its airfield. André Lovatt, General Manager Infrastructure, said the airport was continuously maintaining ... More >>

Auckland Airport Supports Kiwi Team Deploying COVID-19 Saliva Test

Monday, 15 February 2021, 2:33 pm | Auckland Airport

Auckland Airport has joined forces with a Kiwi business deploying a non-invasive, fast-turnaround, accurate saliva test for COVID-19. Rako Science has established COVID-19 surveillance testing in New Zealand using the SHIELD saliva test developed ... More >>

Cargo Monitor: Low Airfreight Capacity Set To Continue As Demand Ramps Up

Monday, 14 December 2020, 8:06 am | Auckland Airport

Air cargo capacity is failing to keep pace with demand as economies begin the post-COVID rebuild and it’s a situation that’s set to continue well into the new year. International cargo capacity at Auckland Airport fell 38% year-on-year in October and is predicted ... More >>

Travel Advice: How Kiwis Can Take Off Perfectly On Their Summer Holidays

Thursday, 3 December 2020, 12:36 pm | Auckland Airport

In the year of COVID-19, the busiest days for domestic travel at Auckland Airport have moved from early December to closer to Christmas, with travellers more likely to fly for leisure than business. Anna Cassels-Brown, General Manager Operations, ... More >>

Auckland Airport Continues Strong Run On Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Wednesday, 2 December 2020, 8:09 am | Auckland Airport

Auckland Airport’s efforts at waste minimisation, achieving science-based carbon-reduction targets and encouraging diversity in the workforce have been recognised by inclusion again in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) Asia Pacific. André Lovatt, General ... More >>

Auckland Airport Digital Twin Maps Course For International Award

Monday, 30 November 2020, 8:23 am | Auckland Airport

Auckland Airport’s development of Building Information Models (BIM) – or digital replicas of buildings – to support the design and management of key infrastructure assets, has been celebrated with a prestigious international award. Auckland Airport ... More >>

Airport Firefighters Putting Best Foot Forward To Meet Highest Challenge

Thursday, 19 November 2020, 6:13 pm | Auckland Airport

In 15 years of Sky Tower Stair Challenge fundraising for charity, Auckland Airport’s fire rescue crews have climbed seven times the height of Everest, raising more than half a million dollars. The money raised by the Airport Emergency Services (AES) ... More >>

Generous Travellers Spread Christmas Cheer For South Auckland Charities

Wednesday, 4 November 2020, 10:08 am | Auckland Airport

Traveller numbers might be well down at Auckland Airport, but their generosity is still flying high with $100,000 to be shared out to South Auckland charities through the Twelve Days of Christmas grants programme. Each year, unwanted currency placed ... More >>

Runway Resurfacing: Auckland Airport Brings Forward Next Major Runway Maintenance Project

Tuesday, 3 November 2020, 6:35 am | Auckland Airport

Auckland Airport has confirmed plans for a second major maintenance project on its runway, again taking advantage of the reduction in the number of flights brought about by COVID-19 to complete important infrastructure work. Auckland Airport’s ... More >>

Big Moves On Auckland Airport Roading Network

Wednesday, 21 October 2020, 5:26 pm | Auckland Airport

COVID-19 might have slowed international passenger numbers but work on Auckland Airport’s roading network continues to crank up. From next Tuesday, 27 October, the main route into the airport will close over four consecutive nights until Saturday, ... More >>

Protective Layers Safeguard Travellers As Australian Flights Take-off

Thursday, 15 October 2020, 11:21 am | Auckland Airport

Auckland Airport is ready to welcome more airlines on the trans-Tasman route as Jetstar and Qantas resume services this Friday, with various technology trials underway at the airport to protect the health and safety of passengers. The Jetstar and Qantas More >>

Auckland Airport Innovation Brings International Terminal Shopping To Domestic Travellers

Tuesday, 6 October 2020, 6:49 am | Auckland Airport

While the fun and excitement of international travel might be on hold for now, Auckland Airport is innovating to bring some of the shopping experience of the international terminal to domestic travellers. From today, people flying out of Auckland Airport’s ... More >>

Statement From Auckland Airport

Sunday, 4 October 2020, 1:58 pm | Auckland Airport

The domestic terminal was evacuated at 9.40am today, while police investigated reports of a suspicious package. Passengers are now being readmitted to the terminal. Auckland Airport thanks passengers for their patience. For any further details, please get ... More >>