Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Air New Zealand News

News on Air New Zealand (Ticker: AIR) continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

4 hrs ago | Scoop

150 Hobbit fans coming to Wellington for a private screening with Sir Peter

News from Tourism New Zealand New Zealand is about to become the talk of fantasy enthusiasts around the world, with the call going out globally to find fans keen to take an ultimate Middle-earth journey to New Zealand.

Comment?

Related Topix: New Zealand Travel, New Zealand, Oceania, Pacific Travel, World News, Airlines, Transportation, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Sat Jul 26, 2014

International Business Times

Air New Zealand Flies Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

Air New Zealand spokeswoman said that the Boeing 787-9 will first fly between Auckland and Sydney on August 9 - "all else being equal, this will be the first 'commercial' flight ," the spokeswoman told Australian Business Traveller .

Comment?

Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787, New Zealand Travel, Transportation, Travel, Airlines, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel, Sydney, Australia Travel

Stuff.co.nz

Flight test: Auckland to Perth

UP THE BACK OR AT THE POINTY END? Seat 37H, down the back with the riff-raff . Return fares to Perth were $1100.

Comment?

Related Topix: Transportation, Airlines, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787, Travel

The New Zealand Herald

Eric Watson: Redefine holidays and holy days

On an Air New Zealand flight recently, a trivia question caught my eye. "Name the New Zealand public holidays on which shops must close for at least part of the day?" I found it interesting that three of our four "most important" public holidays are holy days, and they are Christian.

Comment?

Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Transportation, Airlines

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Plane brings runway to a halt

STRANDED SPARKY: Robert Webb , of Whangarei Native Bird Recovery Centre, was about to board the Auckland-bound flight with his one-legged Kiwi Sparky.

Comment?

Related Topix: New Zealand, World News, Transportation, Airlines, Oceania, Travel

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Press On-Line

MH17 and Mt Erebus: Parallels and contrasts

Hugh Logan spent 12 days working at the crash site after the Erebus disaster of 1979, contrasts the TE901 recovery operation with that of MH17 in Ukraine.

Comment?

Related Topix: Transportation, Airlines, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Douglas Aircraft, Douglas DC-10, US Military, US Navy, Opinion

The New Zealand Herald

Facebook's earnings soar

A flight attendant who worked for Air New Zealand for 24 years has been charged with bringing methamphetamine into the country concealed in his uniform jacket.

Comment?

Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Transportation, Airlines, Weather

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Southland Times

Ex-Air NZ staffer bailed

A former Air New Zealand staff member charged with smuggling methamphetamine into New Zealand while working as a cabin attendant can now be named.

Comment?

Related Topix: Transportation, Airlines, Drugs

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Check-in.aero

Air New Zealand to 'liberate travellers' with Skycouch, unique...

Air New Zealand is the launch customer for the 787-9 Dreamliner and will offer its passengers a choice of four classes - Business Premier , Premium Economy, Economy Skycouch and Economy.

Comment?

Related Topix: Transportation, Airlines, Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor

Mon Jul 21, 2014

NBR Newsroom

Market Close: Shares rise as earnings loom; Air NZ, Telecom, Sky TV rise

New Zealand stocks rose as investors gauged the potential for listed companies to deliver earnings growth when results season kicks off next month.

Comment?

Related Topix: Telecom New Zealand, Telecom, Financial Markets, Transportation, Airlines

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Virtual airport attendants planned

Airport check-in kiosks and bag drops could soon be staffed by computerised avatars that will respond to travellers' moods as they complete pre-flight formalities.

Comment?

Related Topix: Transportation, Airlines, Travel

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Free Republic

Exclusive Air New Zealand Package Celebrates Lord of the Rings' 60th Anniversary

In honor of the 60th Anniversary of 'Lord of the Rings' book by J.R.R. Tolkien , Air New Zealand is introducing a special, 11-night, all-inclusive, self-guided package with Air New Zealand highlighting the movie's filming locations and best of New Zealand.

Comment?

Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Transportation, Airlines

The New Zealand Herald

Flight check: Seattle to Auckland

Price: We didn't pay for this - we were hosted by Air New Zealand as this was the delivery flight of a new aircraft .

Comment?

Related Topix: Transportation, Airlines, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Travel

The New Zealand Herald

Life's a beach helping Balinese orphans

Helping Bali's poorest orphans was not on Janine Hall's high-flying corporate career plan while she worked with international brands like Top Shop, Selfridges and Air New Zealand.

Comment?

Related Topix: Transportation, Airlines

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

How Air NZ fought off Qantas

The interior of the stretch version of Air New Zealand's new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, which made its delivery flight to Auckland on Friday.

Comment?

Related Topix: New Zealand Travel, Travel, Pacific Travel, Transportation, Airlines, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Blood clot led to grandmother's death on long-haul flight

A Dunedin woman on a long-haul flight to visit her daughter in Hawaii died from a condition associated with deep vein thrombosis.

Comment?

Related Topix: Transportation, Airlines, Los Angeles, CA, Los Angeles County, CA

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Boeing sees Asia driving jet sales to $5.2 trillion

The brand new Air New Zealand Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner being prepared for its flight to Auckland from Seattle.

Comment?

Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787, Boeing 747, Boeing 777, New Zealand Travel, Transportation, Travel, Airlines, Pacific Travel, Marketing

Battle Creek Enquirer

Air New Zealand 1st in world to get 'stretch' Dreamliner

Air New Zealand today will become the first airline in the world to fly away with the "stretch" version of Boeing's Dreamliner a?? the 787-9 .

Comment?

Related Topix: Transportation, Airlines, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787, Everett, WA

Stuff.co.nz

Air NZ 787-9's new premium economy seats

Trans-Tasman travellers on Air New Zealand could be in for a pleasant surprise in the coming weeks: the airline will replace its ageing Boeing 767s with world-first 787-9 Dreamliners on select days ahead of the start of regularly scheduled flights between Auckland and Perth on October 15. Air NZ chief financial officer Rob McDonald said plenty of ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787, Transportation, Airlines, Boeing 777, Travel

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Boeing marks delivery of first 787-9

Air New Zealand shows off its new and much anticipated Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at the Boeing site in Everett, Wash.

Comment?

Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787, Transportation, Airlines, Everett, WA

•••
•••
•••
•••

Seattle Jobs

•••
•••
•••
•••