Via Stuff New Zealand: Michael Hill International has splashed out big bucks securing an ad slot during the Super Bowl, reaching an audience of millions. The jeweller's advertisements will play in Canada and Chicago during the NFL Super Bowl XLIX on Monday (NZ time). Show More Summary
BY THE end of 2015, Star Alliance customers will finally be able to fly between New Zealand and South America without leaving the network. Next December, Air New Zealand will launch an Auckland to Buenos Aires route. Until flights begin,...Show More Summary
Sometimes it?s hard to stay on top of all the new route announcements that come our way, so we?ve complied a little bit of a rundown below. As long as you can afford the fares, this should definitely help add to your passport stamp collection. Show More Summary
It didn’t take long for Air New Zealand to name its next route after its CEO Christopher Luxon said, inter alia, who cares about end of the line when we are at a focal point for the Pacific Rim. And the winner is …. Buenos Aires. But not until next December when an all year [...]
Air New Zealand is making money taking on the Middle East with Middle Earth. And its CEO Christopher Luxon has no time for the 'distractions' of supplementary low cost brands, like Jetstar or Tigerair.
The Brazilian Navy has selected MBDA’s Sea Ceptor to provide the local area air defence for its next generation Tamandaré class corvettes. After the UK’s Royal Navy (RN) and the Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN), Brazil’s is now the third […]
Wellington (AFP) - China and New Zealand agreed to expand their burgeoning trade relationship during a state visit by President Xi Jinping Thursday, including a deal to allow television co-productions to be aired on Chinese media. Wellington...Show More Summary
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The Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) officially accepted ownership of the new pilot training aircraft, the Beechcraft T-6C Texan II in a ceremony at Base Ohakea this afternoon. Currently there are four T-6C aircraft at Ohakea; two arrived in […]
Air New Zealand is the launch customer for the Boeing 787-9, which began operating between Auckland and Perth as of October 15, 2014. By next month it will also be flying to Tokyo Narita and Shanghai. I'd argue Air New Zealand's 787-9...Show More Summary
There are some things that make you stop whatever you’re doing and look on in awe, things like a 10 pound burger stuffed with bacon and the world’s most epic flight safety.. Air New Zealand unveils the Hobbit-themed “Most Epic Safety Video Ever Made” is a post from The latest in tech and gadgets - Newlaunches.com.
New Zealand has Hobbit fever, and who can blame them? Air New Zealand, the official airline of Middle-earth, just released this awesome in-flight safety video, aptly titled “The Most Epic Safety Video Ever.” Directed by Taika Waititi...Show More Summary
This may be the only time I’ve voluntarily watched an airline safety video. This safety video from Air New Zealand is amazing. And not just because my tiny imaginary boyfriend Elijah Wood makes a brief appearance.
Tired of the same old boring pitch that flight attendants have to give you in accordance with FAA regulations? Well, Air New Zealand decided to make its own briefing a lot more epic in the latest video for the official … Read more ›
Sadly, there does not appear to be drink service on this eagle. What's the first thing that pops into your mind when you hear somebody mention New Zealand? Maybe it's the folk comedy duo Flight of the Conchords. Maybe. Academy Award-winning actor Russell Crowe is a strong possibility. Show More Summary
by Awl Sponsors Brought to you by Air New Zealand In anticipation of the December release of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, Air New Zealand takes flight once again with Dwarves, Orcs, and Elves in The Most Epic Safety Video...Show More Summary
Air New Zealand shows us how to be safe when flying to and from Middle-Earth
When was the last time you paid attention to a pre-flight safety demonstration? For all those who can’t remember either, Air New Zealand is betting their new instructional video is one you’ll watch without batting an eye, and, most importantly, actually remember. Show More Summary
There's no doubt that New Zealand has become a popular travel destination thanks to the fact that the Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit trilogy were filmed in the country. They've really embraced the allure this aspect brings to the country with a giant Gollum statue at the Wellington airport, not to mention other sculptures on hotels. Show More Summary
The Boeing 747 is known as the Queen of the Skies, but even royalty sometimes needs to step aside for the next generation. Just this year we saw United ditch their jumbos between San Francisco and Sydney, Air New Zealand took the planes out of their fleet, and over at ANA they?re not using the big birds any more as well. Show More Summary