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Airlines Welcome Examination Of The Impact Of Airport Costs On Demand And Seat Capacity

Thursday, 14 March 2024, 12:39 pm | BARNZ

Auckland, 14 March 2024 - Board of Airline Representatives (BARNZ) says airlines welcome the examination of the impact of airport costs on demand and seat capacity. “NZ Airports Association (NZAA) states New Zealand is one of the least competitive ... More >>

BARNZ Supports Call For Inquiry Into Auckland Airport

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 11:15 am | BARNZ

Board of Airline Representatives (BARNZ) supports Air New Zealand’s call for a Commerce Commission Inquiry into the regulation of Auckland Airport (AIAL). “Large airports in New Zealand like AIAL are monopoly businesses so strong economic regulations ... More >>

Airlines Frustrated At Passenger Congestion At Auckland International Airport

Friday, 22 September 2023, 12:07 pm | BARNZ

Airlines say they are just as frustrated as their customers are about the passenger congestion at Auckland International Airport. Cath O’Brien, Executive Director of the Board of Airline Representatives (BARNZ) says travellers are facing unacceptable ... More >>

Airlines call for Auckland Airport to improve services

Tuesday, 29 May 2018, 1:02 pm | BARNZ

Justin Tighe-Umbers, executive director of the Board of Airline Representatives of New Zealand (BARNZ) says his members expect their passengers to have a high-quality experience at the airport, yet it is increasingly clear to the travelling public ... More >>

Airlines work to mitigate impact of jet fuel shortage

Sunday, 17 September 2017, 7:26 pm | BARNZ

Airlines are immediately responding to restrictions on the supply of jet fuel at Auckland Airport following the temporary shutdown of Refining New Zealand’s pipeline into Auckland. More >>

Wellington Airport charges indicative of wider problem

Monday, 30 June 2014, 4:14 pm | BARNZ

The airport’s decision to re-price follows a Commerce Commission review. BARNZ (the Board of Airlines Representatives New Zealand) executive director John Beckett says it is regrettable that the Commission’s review was only a one-off under a ... More >>

Complaints about Chch Airport’s monopoly pricing vindicated

Thursday, 13 February 2014, 10:45 am | BARNZ

Airport companies need to be subjected to firmer price regulation says the Board of Airline Representatives New Zealand (BARNZ) chief executive John Beckett. “The final report on Christchurch Airport’s pricing plans by the Commerce Commission ... More >>

Auckland Airport charges still a threat to travellers

Wednesday, 31 July 2013, 10:29 am | BARNZ

The Commerce Commission has found that Auckland Airport is targeting returns above the Commission’s assessment of a normal return. The Commission has calculated that consumers will be over-charged to the extent of $72m over the current five year pricing ... More >>

irlines dismayed at increased air navigation charges

Monday, 20 May 2013, 9:11 am | BARNZ

Airlines serving New Zealand are dismayed Airways New Zealand has increased its charges for air navigation services by 10.6 per cent from July this year. More >>

Airlines claim on Wellington profit grab is proven

Thursday, 16 May 2013, 3:16 pm | BARNZ

Wellington Airport’s 20 per cent jump in its full year profit reported today proves the airlines’ claim about the airport abusing its monopoly position. More >>

BARNZ on Wellington Airport ruling

Friday, 2 November 2012, 3:54 pm | BARNZ

BARNZ welcomes the Commerce Commission draft report that essentially says that Wellington Airport has ignored the Commission’s guidelines on pricing. More >>




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