Timaru District Council: Airport upgrade stage one open

Timaru Richard Pearse Airport completed (18-Apr-2017) the first stage of its NZD1.3 million (USD911,306) upgrade project, featuring a fully sealed car park, additional parking capacity and…..

New Zealand to feature on major Brazilian travel show

Tourism New Zealand and Air New Zealand partnered (18-Apr-2017) with Brazilian travel show, Lugar Incomum to feature the country in eight dedicated episodes. Tourism New Zealand GM Americas and Europe…..

News Briefs – 18th April 2017

French Polynesia tourism increases by 4.7% in 2016 French Polynesia tourism increased 4.7% year-on-year to 192,495 in 2016, according to the Institute of Statistics of French…..

News Briefs – 13th April 2017

Qantas releases new business class amenity kits Qantas announced (11-Apr-2017) a new range of amenity kits will be offered for business class customers on international…..

News Briefs – 12th April 2017

Virgin Australia Group supports infrastructure upgrade of Townsville Airport Virgin Australia Group confirmed its support of the necessary infrastructure upgrade of Townsville Airport “to ensure the…..

News Briefs – 11th April 2017

Cyclone Cook causes flight cancellations and delays in Vanuatu Aircalin, Air Vanuatu and Air Calédonie announced cancellations and delays as Cyclone Cook ascends on Vanuatu causing flooding and…..

News Briefs – 10th April 2017

Qantas inflight WiFi expected to improve efficiency and passenger experience Qantas announced (07-Apr-2017) new inflight WiFi will also provide Qantas pilots and cabin crew with…..

News Briefs – 7th April 2017

FIFO main reason for 5.82% increase in passengers to NT in 2016 Australia‘s Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Region Economics reported 13,877 flights were operated between…..

News Briefs – 6th April 2017

Qantas WiFi technology moves into beta testing phase Qantas, via its official Twitter account, announced (05-Apr-2017) initial testing for the new WiFi technology has been completed and it is installed…..

News Briefs – 5th April 2017

Air New Zealand releases seat design for new Airbus aircraft Air New Zealand released (05-Apr-2017) a new economy seat design to be introduced on the carrier’s…..

News Briefs – 4th April 2017

Virgin Australia resumes Melbourne-Los Angeles service Virgin Australia relaunched (04-Apr-2017) Melbourne-Los Angeles service on 04-Apr-2017, operating five times weekly – see Route Changes Table for more information. The carrier…..