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Christchurch Airport Interim Dividend Over-delivers For The City

Tuesday, 27 February 2024, 1:14 pm | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport has released a half-year result which will deliver to the city a higher interim dividend than forecast, from a total operating revenue of $115.5m for the six months to 31 December 2023. More >>

Direct Christchurch To Hong Kong Flights Resume

Friday, 15 December 2023, 10:00 am | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport is preparing for the very welcome return of Cathay Pacific direct flights between Christchurch and Hong Kong. The first flight of the summer season will land early afternoon on Saturday December 16, to begin the service of ... More >>

America Now Only One Flight From Christchurch

Sunday, 10 December 2023, 7:47 am | Christchurch Airport

Just one flight from Christchurch to America from today! A United Airlines Dreamliner 787-900 will land at Christchurch Airport direct from San Francisco for the first time on Sunday morning, then the airline will fly a 787-800 between the two cities ... More >>

COP28: Christchurch Airport Among First Ten In The World To Achieve New Standard For Decarbonisation

Thursday, 7 December 2023, 9:22 am | Christchurch Airport

Justin Watson and Claire Waghorn. Christchurch Airport and nine European airports are the first in the world to achieve a new level in Airport Carbon Accreditation (ACA), with Christchurch being the only airport in the Southern Hemisphere. The Airports ... More >>

Christchurch Airport Enhances Passenger Experience With Amadeus Technology

Thursday, 19 October 2023, 8:18 pm | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch International Airport, the second largest airport in New Zealand, is committed to delivering the smoothest possible customer experience. Against this backdrop, Christchurch has partnered with global IT provider Amadeus to upgrade its ... More >>

Preferred Runway Alignment Released For Proposed Central Otago Airport

Tuesday, 29 August 2023, 1:06 pm | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport has released Unlocking Potential: Central Otago’s runway to future-focussed aviation which outlines the latest information on the exploration of a potential airport near Tarras. The company is exploring the potential for a ... More >>

Strong Restart For Christchurch Airport Delivers Higher Than Forecast Dividend

Tuesday, 29 August 2023, 11:37 am | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch International Airport Limited (CIAL) reports the post-pandemic environment of financial year 2023 (FY23) has signalled the true commencement of its aviation re-start, which has seen the airport perform ahead of forecasts. The airport today ... More >>

Rifling Through Rubbish Nets International Awards For Christchurch Airport

Tuesday, 29 August 2023, 6:30 am | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport’s new approach to minimizing waste and its work mentoring other airports to become more sustainable has netted it two international awards. The Airports Council International Asia-Pacific awarded Christchurch Airport the ... More >>

Christchurch Airport Welcomes China Southern Airlines’ Return

Thursday, 29 June 2023, 11:06 am | Christchurch Airport

Direct flights between Christchurch and Guangzhou are about to resume. The President of China Southern Airlines announced the airline’s return during a meeting with the NZ Prime Minister’s delegation in Beijing. President Han says the service paused ... More >>

Another World First For Christchurch Airport

Wednesday, 31 May 2023, 10:30 am | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport has signed up to buy the world’s first Rosenbauer Electric Fire Truck to operate at an airport. A newly signed contract means the airport and Austrian manufacturer Rosenbauer International AG will together bring the ‘green’ ... More >>

Singapore Airlines Adding Extra Summer Flights Direct To Christchurch

Thursday, 25 May 2023, 3:16 pm | Christchurch Airport

Direct flights between Christchurch and Singapore have taken South Islanders across the world for almost 40 years now, and this summer there will be even more flights available. Singapore Airlines has announced an extra 40 flights three times a week ... More >>

A Boost To Promotion Of Christchurch And The South Island

Tuesday, 9 May 2023, 2:53 pm | Christchurch Airport

A three year partnership between Christchurch Airport and Tourism New Zealand will grow high-quality visitation to Christchurch and the South Island The airport and United Airlines recently announced the first direct flights from Christchurch to ... More >>

Revitalised City Helps Christchurch Airport Deliver A Strong Half Year Profit

Tuesday, 28 February 2023, 12:33 pm | Christchurch Airport

The transition to a post-pandemic environment with significantly more people travelling through Christchurch Airport has resulted in the airport company recording a stronger than forecast first half year result to 31 Dec 2022 . A revitalised city with new ... More >>

New Chief Executive Named For Christchurch Airport

Monday, 19 December 2022, 11:28 am | Christchurch Airport

The Board of Christchurch International Airport Limited has spent the past few months undertaking an extensive search for its new Chief Executive, assisted by Kerridge & Partners, and has made an appointment. Director and Chair of the Board’s ... More >>

A Million Festive Season Passengers For Christchurch Airport

Tuesday, 13 December 2022, 1:08 pm | Christchurch Airport

A million passengers are expected through Christchurch Airport this month and next in what will be its busiest summer in two years. Chief Aeronautical and Commercial Officer Justin Watson says travel has re-bounded strongly post-Covid so domestic ... More >>

Christchurch Airport Introduces Sunflower Lanyards

Wednesday, 26 October 2022, 3:03 pm | Christchurch Airport

Airports can be busy and confusing places, but for people with Hidden Disabilities they can be simply overwhelming. For this reason, Christchurch Airport has today joined the Sunflower Lanyard scheme, a programme for people who would like a little ... More >>

Christchurch And Hamburg Airports Join Forces On Green Hydrogen

Tuesday, 18 October 2022, 9:36 am | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch and Hamburg Airports are on opposite sides of the world, but definitely on the same page for decarbonisation. Though 18,500 kilometres apart, the two airports have just signed a partnership to work on infrastructure for the use of green hydrogen ... More >>

Christchurch Airport Chief Executive Change

Monday, 12 September 2022, 9:57 am | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport Chief Executive Malcolm Johns is to leave the airport after nine years, to take up a Chief Executive role based in Auckland and will leave the airport team in 2023. Board Chair Catherine Drayton says “The Board and executive ... More >>

Sister Cities Christchurch And Adelaide Just Got Closer

Wednesday, 13 July 2022, 3:12 pm | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch and Adelaide Airports are this week celebrating their cities’ 50-year relationship by signing up to a memorandum of understanding with a view to securing a direct air service between the two cities. The sister city relationship was formed ... More >>

Christchurch Passenger Numbers Rising Ahead Of Busy Holiday Period

Sunday, 3 July 2022, 5:10 pm | Christchurch Airport

From today, planes and passenger numbers at Christchurch Airport will ramp up to what will be a busy school holiday period for travellers. On the busiest days, the airport is forecast to see up to 20,000 passengers on a combination of regional, ... More >>





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