Air New Zealand and Singapore Airlines (SIA) have received the green light from New Zealand’s Associate Minister of Transport, Hon Matt Doocey, to extend their joint venture alliance for another five years until March 2029. This development promises to offer customers increased value, greater choices, and access to an extensive global network in the years
Air New Zealand is reducing its Auckland-Apia services from six to three per week, effective from 2 March, after the Samoan government issued a statement over the week warning of coronavirus risk.
Air New Zealand has promoted its ecological credentials with a new safety video that tells the story of a young girl who transports a flightless bird to a new home.
Air New Zealand reported an 8.8 per cent fall in half-year, adjusted pre-tax profits, which the airline blamed on a weak cargo market and the ongoing unrest in Hong Kong.
Air New Zealand says it has leased two aircraft from alliance partner Cathay Pacific as cover while its Boeing 787-9 fleet undergoes required engine checks.