You can lock in an $897 round-trip fare from LAX, including all taxes and fees, for summer or fall travel to Auckland, New Zealand, where it will be winter or spring. Your deadline to buy this Air New Zealand fare, which is subject to availability, is April 30. It is for travel July 10-19, July...
I had a 7-hour layover in Brisbane. The Lord Howe Island Saturday flight arrives a 20 minutes after the Norfolk Island flight so I had… The post Star Alliance Beefs Up Brisbane: New Air New Zealand and Singapore Lounges appeared first on Rapid Travel Chai.
There's a new economy seat that turns into a bed. It's possibly an improvement over Air New Zealand's 'Sky Couch'. I especially like the demonstration of the 'Piuma Sofa' with mattress pads and bedding. The pitch to airlines is not about passenger comfort (which wouldn't sell too many airlines). Show More Summary
Yesterday I wrote about how a passenger threw water on flight attendants during a China Southern Airlines flight. Later yesterday evening I came across yet another story of an airline passenger behaving badly during a flight. (This time...Show More Summary
Air Vanuatu’s frequent flyer program is Qantas Frequent Flyer. That was all good and well until January when Qantas, Air New Zealand and, later, Virgin… The post The Airline that Outsourced its Frequent Flyer Program and Now Can’t Book Awards for its Own Flights appeared first on Rapid Travel Chai.
Continuing our tour of New Zealand, we headed down to Queenstown after a few days in Auckland and Waiheke Island. Getting There We took a short flight on Air NewZealand to arrive on the South Island. We booked the flight with cash, because...Show More Summary
Air New Zealand, my fourth favourite airline are offering special fares between Australia and their four US destinations: San Francisco, Los Angeles, Honolulu and new Houston hub. You fly via Auckland. Sydney to Houston is $A958 in Economy plus add a bag for $1 or $A2,631 in their wonderful Premium Economy. Show More Summary
Seldom has a failure of executive governance and performance been so damaging to a beautiful and hospitable place as has been the case with Vanuatu and its jet runway at Port Vila, deemed unsafe by both Qantas and Air New Zealand. The situation was underlined today in statements by the NZ and Australian airlines saying […]
Virgin Australia needs a new partial owner as Air New Zealand is set to sell its 26% stake in the company. Hard to say whether this is a proactive or reactive move, but it is certainly a shakeup in the market. The post Air New Zealand Bails on Virgin Australia appeared first on Wandering Aramean.
Air New Zealand has a 72 hour sale for Los Angeles to Australia round trip tickets under $900 to Sydney, Melbourne or several other airports for May to November departures. For less than $50 more you can stopover in Auckland, New Zealand. Show More Summary
Air New Zealand has a 72 hour sale with a $300 discount on economy class tickets to several airports in Australia. Low fares price at $881 USD round trip for Los Angeles to Melbourne and $895 USD to Sydney with plenty of availability over many months from May through November. Show More Summary
American Airlines and Air New Zealand have a fare war today for round trip travel originating from New Zealand to Los Angeles. Round trip ticket prices are as low as $535 USD on American Airlines and $535 on Air New Zealand. This deal...Show More Summary
Air New Zealand’s unhappiness with Virgin Australia has caused today’s ASX trading halt in VAH while the highly profitable NZ carrier decides whether to sell all or part of its minority 25.9 percent stake in Australia’s second largest airline group. The reactions of the other minority airline stake holders, Singapore Airlines and Etihad, have not […]
New Zealand airline appoints advisers to look at sale of stake in Virgin Australia.
Shares halted pending an announcement by Air New Zealand on its stake in the company.
Originally published on EV Obsession. Air New Zealand will soon possess the largest electric vehicle fleet in the whole country — following the purchase of 36 BMW i3s, 12 Mitsubishi plug-in hybrid SUVs, and 28 all-electric Renault vans — according to recent reports. Show More Summary
To make it even worse, the police and air force recently seized 9,000 plants.
There are good reasons why Virgin Australia and Air New Zealand are pursuing home grown jet grade biofuels in issuing a Request for Information or RFI today in both countries. The major one of course is the need to curb the release of fossil stored carbon through the burning of conventional refined aviation grade kerosene. […]
Flight pollution is a top contributor to global warming, and airlines Virgin Australia and Air New Zealand are looking for new ways to cut down on their impact. On Monday, the two companies announced that they would be working together...Show More Summary
Filmmaker Guy Mac was in attendance recently at this year’s Festival of Freeride in New Zealand. In addition to capturing some insane footage of jet skiers catching some serious air, the highlight of the event turned out to be the demolition of a $3,000 drone. Upon launching off an inbound wave, one PWC rider and his jet […]