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Air NZ serves airline food in London pop-up restaurant

The New Zealand Herald  2017-04-25 19:02:44

A trendy pop-up restaurant is serving only airline food from Air New Zealand.The temporary eatery in London's Soho opened on Monday after it was revealed a quarter of Brits think airplane food is worse ...

Air New Zealand among top airlines in TripAdvisor survey

The New Zealand Herald  2017-04-11 01:14:33

Air New Zealand has been recognised in TripAdvisor's inaugural Travellers' Choice Awards for airlines, coming in fifth overall and named runner up in the Asia-Pacific region behind commercial partner Singapore ...

The NZ business where 46,000 people a year want to work

The New Zealand Herald  2017-04-07 17:00:00

Air New Zealand's human relations boss Jodie King spent a few days cleaning planes during the summer holiday peak.''It was really hard work," she says.The task was part of the airline's policy of getting ...

Air New Zealand says goodbye to the Dreamliner of its time

The New Zealand Herald  2017-03-30 21:46:04

Air New Zealand's last Boeing 767 takes flight today, ending 32 years of service for the plane described as the Dreamliner of its time.Millions of passengers have flown on 767s which opened up the Pacific ...

Editorial: Air New Zealand and Qantas form new transtasman airline bond

The New Zealand Herald  2017-03-26 17:00:00

Air New Zealand and Qantas have put aside their cut-throat commercial rivalry to form a new bond. It also has the potential of being good for passengers.The two airlines, with other Australian based carriers ...

Air New Zealand & Qantas form new lobbying group

Air Transport World  2017-03-09 13:37:00

Air New Zealand, Qantas and four other airlines are establishing an association to lobby on common causes such as airport fees, taxes and infrastructure reform.read more

Air New Zealand, Cathay extend partnership

Air Transport World  2017-02-28 18:41:00

Air New Zealand and Hong Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific have extended their strategic partnership deal for another five years, and Cathay has announced a new route to New Zealand.read more

Air NZ leads sharemarket higher

The New Zealand Herald  2017-02-23 09:11:56

New Zealand shares rose today, led by Air New Zealand and Spark New Zealand, while Sky Network Television fell to its lowest level in almost eight years after its merger with Vodafone was disallowed by ...

Air NZ identifies headwinds in that could push its profit down 28 per cent for the full year

The New Zealand Herald  2017-02-23 01:43:55

Air New Zealand says continued strong growth in inbound tourism and scaled back capacity from competitors on some routes will help as it faces a drop in profit of up to 28 per cent for for the full year.The ...

Air New Zealand profit forecast to tumble for the past six months as competition heats up

The New Zealand Herald  2017-02-22 02:36:59

Air New Zealand's profit is forecast to tumble when it announces its result for the last six months.Forsyth Barr says the airline is in a downturn and it expects a "downwards consensus reset is necessary" ...

Police remove passenger from LA to Auckland flight

The New Zealand Herald  2017-02-06 02:00:29

A disruptive passenger has been forcibly removed by police off an Auckland-bound flight from Los Angeles.The incident took place on Air New Zealand flight NZ1 which arrived in Auckland this morning from ...

Air New Zealand ditches Auckland-Norfolk Island service

The New Zealand Herald  2016-12-17 01:50:00

Air New Zealand is ditching its once-a-week flight to Norfolk Island.The airline says falling customer demand from New Zealand means it will no longer fly between Auckland and the island from May. Instead ...

Air New Zealand's Latest Safety Video Takes Viewers on a Trip Through Northland's Most Spectacular Sights

PR Newswire  2016-12-13 18:18:00

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Air New Zealand has cast an all-star lineup of homegrown talent in its latest safety video, which highlights the tourism jewels in the Northland region of New ...

Rachel Stewart: Feeling betrayed by national airline Air New Zealand

The New Zealand Herald  2016-12-13 17:00:00

Air New Zealand, for reasons I completely get, is a winning brand. It holds a place in Kiwi hearts, including mine. How can it not? It invokes strong emotions about getting away from it all, freedom, technology ...

Air New Zealand passengers miss flights after Auckland Airport traffic chaos

The New Zealand Herald  2016-12-09 17:00:00

Passengers missed flights and up to a dozen Air New Zealand services were delayed after crew were caught in gridlock around Auckland Airport this week.Air New Zealand reported emotional scenes at its check-in ...

Inmarsat, Air New Zealand sign connectivity deal

Air Transport World  2016-12-07 16:51:00

Global mobile satellite communications provider Inmarsat and Air New Zealand have signed a contract to provide Global Xpress (GX) connectivity?GX for Aviation?across the airline?s long- and short-haul ...

Air New Zealand premium economy seats ranked best in the world

The New Zealand Herald  2016-12-05 19:02:09

Air New Zealand premium economy seats have been ranked the best in the world, followed by its business class seats in second place.Virgin Australia took out the top spot for its business class seats, Etihad ...

Air NZ releases hilarious Southern Hemisphere Christmas song

The New Zealand Herald  2016-12-03 01:40:00

Air New Zealand has released a hilarious holiday song for those of us in the Southern Hemisphere who have never seen a white Christmas.Irish singer Ronan Keating and rising star Julian Dennison of Hunt ...

'A deal is a deal': Aer Lingus crew don All Blacks jerseys after losing rugby bet to Air New Zealand

The New Zealand Herald  2016-11-21 02:11:41

The crew of Irish airline Aer Lingus has swallowed its pride and donned All Blacks tops after losing a bet to Air New Zealand.The two airlines made a public pact before yesterday's Ireland v New Zealand ...

Air NZ vs Ireland - national airlines throw banter back and forth

The New Zealand Herald  2016-11-18 21:53:45

Air New Zealand is taking on Ireland's national carrier Aer Lingus ahead of this weekend's All Blacks versus Ireland rugby match.Air New Zealand once again took to Twitter to kick off pre-game banter, ...