Air New Zealand outlines sustainability achievements in past 12 months

    Air New Zealand reported (18-Jan-2019) the following sustainability achievements in the past 12 months:

    • 7300 tonnes of carbon saved by using electricity to power aircraft while stationed;
    • 8700 tonnes of carbon offset from Air New Zealand employee business travel;
    • Close to 27,000 tonnes of carbon offset by customers in 2018 through the FlyNeutral programme;
    • More than 16 million individual items onboard aircraft recovered for reuse or recycling through the Project Green initiative
    • Removal of single use plastic items from onboard aircraft and lounges.