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Air New Zealand aircraft faces engine problems during landing in Auckland

The New Zealand Herald  2018-09-18 02:18:50

An Air New Zealand flight from Seattle to Auckland had to land with one engine down on Sunday following oil-pressure issues.The pilots of NZ6092 on Sunday evening shut down one engine as a precaution on ...

Flight check: Auckland to Christchurch with Air New Zealand

The New Zealand Herald  2018-09-11 01:00:00

Api Talemaitoga flies from Auckland to Christchurch on Air New Zealand flight 1293. The plane : Boeing 787 900 ? one of the new 11 (soon to be 13) Air New Zealand Dreamliners. This is my usual weekly ...

Air New Zealand's $499 return fare to Hawaii through Flight Centre

The New Zealand Herald  2018-09-09 12:00:00

Promotional Air New Zealand return fares to Hawaii from Auckland have plunged below $500, a quarter of what they were before competition started on the route.The Flight Centre deal for economy seats includes ...

Virgin Australia versus Air New Zealand - latest round of the food fight

The New Zealand Herald  2018-09-06 17:00:02

Virgin Australia has today announced the final three shortlisted beef suppliers who are in the running to supply their produce in meals on flights from New Zealand to Australia starting from October.It ...

Air New Zealand Boeing 777 diverts to Iceland on Los Angeles-London flight

The New Zealand Herald  2018-09-06 02:18:46

An Air New Zealand flight from Los Angeles to London had to divert to Iceland because of a medical emergency. NZ2 was en route to Heathrow yesterday when it had to make the unscheduled stopThe aircraft, ...

Air New Zealand top Australasian airline in World Travel Awards

The New Zealand Herald  2018-09-03 21:01:28

Air New Zealand has been named Australasia's leading airline and airline brand in the World Travel Awards.The airline took out the leading airline award for the 10th year in a row in the Asia-Australasia ...

iQIYI Licenses Premium Content to Air New Zealand in Strategic Partnership

PR Newswire  2018-09-03 05:22:00

iQIYI first video platform in Asia to cooperate with a major airline BEIJING, Sept. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- iQIYI Inc. (NASDAQ: IQ ) ("iQIYI" or the "Company"), an innovative market-leading online entertainment ...

Cathay Pacific is Auckland Airport's airline of the year

The New Zealand Herald  2018-08-30 17:00:00

Cathay Pacific has been named Airline of the Year in Auckland Airport's operation awards.The airport has also named two inaugural inductees into a new Hall of Fame. They are Air New Zealand's customer ...

Booking slip-up on Air New Zealand costs $1000

The New Zealand Herald  2018-08-29 18:30:00

An Auckland man who made a booking for a colleague through Air New Zealand's website is warning of the danger of getting the name wrong on reservationsThe man, a seasoned flyer who has done a lot of his ...

Air New Zealand to London for $1400 in early bird battle

The New Zealand Herald  2018-08-27 19:00:00

The travel industry's "early bird" sales for next year are under way with one agent offering return flights to London on Air New Zealand for just over $1400 and another slashing business class fares by ...

Air New Zealand posts record FY18 profit; adjusts schedule for R-R engine issues

Air Transport World  2018-08-23 16:11:00

Air New Zealand recorded a net profit of NZ$390 million ($260.2 million) for the fiscal year ended June 30, up 2.1% from NZ$382 million in the previous year. The airline achieved a pre-tax profit of NZ$540 ...

Air New Zealand Boeing Dreamliner problems could last another year

The New Zealand Herald  2018-08-23 03:13:23

Engine issues that have hit Air New Zealand Dreamliners could stretch for another year, forcing the airline to take new steps to get beyond what its boss says has been some ''ropy'' service.The airline ...

Air New Zealand announces millions of domestic fares under $100 after record profit

The New Zealand Herald  2018-08-23 01:01:16

Air New Zealand will offer millions of fares for under $100 for travel around New Zealand next year, after posting its second highest ever profit today.The airline announced the record profit of $540 ...

Air New Zealand's second highest ever profit, bonuses for staff

The New Zealand Herald  2018-08-22 04:56:20

Air New Zealand has announced pre tax earnings of $540 million, the second highest profit in the airline's history, and it will pay staff an $1800 bonus.Net profit after tax grew 2.1 per cent to $390m. ...

TrueBliss star Megan Alatini's 'racist' experience on Jetstar flight

The New Zealand Herald  2018-08-18 05:34:22

TrueBliss star and Air New Zealand employee Megan Alatini says she faced racist treatment on a Jetstar flight yesterday. The star posted on her Facebook page claiming she experienced "#RACISM or #DISCRIMINATION ...

Air New Zealand teams up with 3D printer Zenith

The New Zealand Herald  2018-08-09 04:24:21

Air New Zealand has teamed up with Auckland company Zenith Tecnica to investigate 3D printed metal parts for aircraft and tools which it says can cut development time and costs.So far Zenith has produced ...

Typhoon Shanshan forces Air New Zealand to cancel Tokyo flights

The New Zealand Herald  2018-08-07 22:01:27

A typhoon forecast to hit Japan has forced Air New Zealand to cancel flights between Auckland and TokyoFlight 99 to Narita International Airport had been due to have departed just after 9am today.The ...

Air New Zealand leases Boeing 777 from EVA Air

The New Zealand Herald  2018-08-05 03:00:00

Air New Zealand will use a leased plane from Taiwan's EVA Air to cover for Dreamliner aircraft that are still affected by Rolls-Royce engine problems.An EVA Boeing 777-300 will be used on Auckland-Vancouver ...

Plugging in to mains power saves Air New Zealand millions of litres of fuel

The New Zealand Herald  2018-08-02 06:27:48

Air New Zealand says it has saved the enough fuel for 20 flights between Auckland and Los Angeles by plugging in to mains power while on the ground here during the past year.Instead of using big Auxiliary ...

Typhoon alert for Air New Zealand's Auckland to Shanghai flight

The New Zealand Herald  2018-08-01 23:13:29

Air New Zealand has warned a typhoon that has battered parts of Asia could disrupt its flight to Shanghai tomorrow.The airline said it is continuing to monitor what is now tropical depression Jongdari ...