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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 >>

Olympic Gold Medalist Launches New Zealand's Powder Highway To Aussie Ski-bunnies

Monday, 30 May 2022, 5:23 pm | Christchurch Airport

New Zealand’s youngest ever Olympic medalist has teamed up with Christchurch Airport and the South Island’s regional tourism organisations to launch New Zealand’s Powder Highway. Nico Porteous won a Bronze medal in the Freestyle Halfpipe at the ... More >>

Another World Class Sustainability Achievement For Christchurch Airport

Thursday, 21 April 2022, 5:42 am | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport’s ongoing sustainability achievements have recorded a new milestone – the airport has achieved being beyond carbon neutral, to become climate positive. General Manager - Planning and Sustainability Nick Flack says the airport ... More >>

Christchurch Airport Establishes Its First Sustainability Linked Loan (SLL) Facility

Tuesday, 21 December 2021, 3:47 pm | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch International Airport Limited (CIAL) has today successfully completed the re-financing of an existing debt facility with Westpac, at the same time converting it into its first sustainability linked loan. Chief Financial Officer Tim May says ... More >>

Christchurch Airport Calls For Patience Ahead Of Christmas Travel

Tuesday, 14 December 2021, 9:53 am | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport is about to notch up one of its busiest days on record. With travel to family, festivities and summer holidays approaching, the airport terminal will be especially busy on December 23 … but the rush will start before that. Chief ... More >>

Net Zero 2050 - Christchurch Airport Announces ‘Innovative And World-leading’ Renewable Energy Park

Wednesday, 1 December 2021, 5:33 pm | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport is committing 400 hectares of its Harewood campus to Kōwhai Park – a new platform for generating renewable energy at scale to enable businesses to transition away from fossil fuels. Kōwhai Park was launched this afternoon with ... More >>

New Assessment A Step Forward For Central Otago Airport

Friday, 24 September 2021, 10:26 am | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport has released a preliminary aeronautical assessment of its site in Tarras. The assessment was undertaken with aviation consultancy Airbiz with the support of technical specialists. The key finding is that the site is able to support ... More >>

Christchurch Airport incident over

Thursday, 9 September 2021, 10:37 am | Christchurch Airport

Level 1 of the terminal was evacuated soon after 0800 after a suspicious item was found at the screening point. More >>

Christchurch Airport profit – Financial Year 2021 (FY21)

Thursday, 26 August 2021, 1:58 pm | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport has reported Net Profit After Tax (NPAT), including underlying operating profit and revaluations of investment property on its Christchurch Campus, of $38.7 million for FY21, off total income of $189.5 million. This compares to the ... More >>

Christchurch Airport Ready And Waiting For Trans-Tasman Travellers

Thursday, 18 March 2021, 9:23 am | Christchurch Airport

News today of a possible re-start to trans-Tasman travel is good news for Christchurch Airport, which has been safe and ready for such a ‘bubble’ since last October. Chief Aeronautical and Commercial Officer Justin Watson says the airport’s processes ... More >>

Pandemic Not Panic Reflected In Christchurch Airport Financial Result

Thursday, 18 February 2021, 8:49 am | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport is citing lessons learnt from the quakes, extensive changes it made to its business across 2015-2019 and its preparation for events like a pandemic, for its ability to pivot to a domestic operating model that can essentially break ... More >>

Christchurch Airport Gains World First Recognition

Tuesday, 24 November 2020, 5:55 pm | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport has become one of the first three in the world to be recognized for demonstrating best practice in carbon reduction. Airports Council International (ACI) the Airports Carbon Accreditation (ACA) global standard for airports’ measurement ... More >>

Charter Service Announced Between Korea And the South Island

Monday, 25 November 2019, 9:40 am | Christchurch Airport

Korea’s national airline has announced a new direct seasonal charter programme between Seoul and Christchurch this summer. More >>

American Airlines to turbocharge tourism value

Tuesday, 29 October 2019, 9:29 am | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport predicts just announced direct flights between Christchurch and Los Angeles will turbocharge tourism value to New Zealand. American Airlines, in association with Qantas, will operate the new service three times a week from ... More >>

Humanoid Robots in Christchurch

Monday, 14 October 2019, 10:14 am | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport has added robot Pepper to its study of disruptive technologies, alongside the Autonomous Smart Shuttle and Virtual Reality training for its fire service. More >>

Christchurch Airport continues strong run

Wednesday, 21 August 2019, 8:40 am | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch International Airport Limited (CIAL) has recorded another record year in FY19. Excluding the impact of fair value gains on investment properties, underlying profit before tax [1] for the year was $66.9 million against $57.2 million for FY18 ... More >>

Christchurch Airport grows, against national trend

Friday, 19 July 2019, 3:48 pm | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport has notched up another month of strong growth in international arrivals in May, taking its annual visitor arrival growth between July and May to 8.5 per cent, compared to the national total of -5.8 per cent for the same time period. ... More >>

First NZ autonomous shuttle debuts at Christchurch Airport

Friday, 21 June 2019, 11:00 am | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch’s autonomous vehicle trial is changing up a gear with today’s introduction of New Zealand’s first Smart Shuttle. More >>

New programme to showcase Waikato to Chinese market

Thursday, 16 May 2019, 10:11 am | Christchurch Airport

Waikato’s tourism operators and the wider region are expected to benefit from a new partnership between Christchurch Airport and Hamilton & Waikato Tourism. The partnership between Hamilton & Waikato Tourism and Christchurch Airport has ... More >>

Christchurch Airport supporting action on climate change

Wednesday, 8 May 2019, 1:54 pm | Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport, as a member of the Climate Leaders’ Coalition, supports the Climate Change Response (Zero Carbon) Amendment Bill announced today. Chief Executive Malcolm Johns says the airport company recognises the Paris agreement and supports ... More >>





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