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Mission Possible: Kiwi ingenuity behind the movie industry’s best aerial cinematography

When an innovative New Zealand company develops a cutting-edge aerial camera system a stone’s throw from an airport where a helicopter operator services A-list movie productions, it offers a fortuitous match. Add to that jaw-dropping scenery of mountains, lakes, valleys, waterfalls, forests and fiords, of epic movie proportions on their doorstep, and that’s a trifecta.

Jetstar says its regional NZ services had annual losses of $20mln

Jetstar group chief executive Gareth Evans says the Qantas-owned low-cost carrier (LCC) lost about $20 million on its regional New Zealand turboprop services in the past year, leaving the airline group little option but to call time on the four-year operation.

Jetstar plans to end Q300 regional services in New Zealand

Jetstar says it plans to end regional turboprop services in New Zealand at the end of November due to ongoing losses and weak market conditions.

Airbus delivers two H145 helicopters for emergency medical services in NZ

Airbus has delivered its first two H145 helicopters for the New Zealand market configured for emergency medical services.

Remembering the Apollo 11 moon landing 50 years on
Editor's Picks

To mark the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, Denise McNabb writes about listening to that historic moment in a New Zealand school classroom .

Ultra smooth: flying on the Dassault Falcon 8X
Business Aviation

Reporter Robert Nutbrown says the passenger experience on board a Dassault Falcon 8X flying from Melbourne to Auckland is "smooth, ultra-smooth."


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