New Zealand Green Party pledges to develop Auckland Airport light rail within four years

New Zealand‘s Green Party pledged (05-Jul-2017) to develop Auckland Airport‘s light rail link within four years, with construction to commence as early as 2017, if it…..

Airservices Australia adds six new sites to weather camera portal service

Airservices Australia added (05-Jul-2017) six new sites to its weather camera portal that provides live camera views of weather conditions at locations across Australia. The…..

Amadeus IT Pacific announces new agreements with Skiddoo and Kiwi.com

Amadeus IT Pacific announced (05-Jul-2017) two new agreements with key online travel agents (OTA) in Australia and New Zealand. Australian-based OTA Skiddoo and New Zealand-based OTA Kiwi.com, will…..

Richard Branson launches Virgin Australia inaugural Melbourne-Hong Kong service

Virgin Australia launched (05-Jul-2017) its inaugural Melbourne-Hong Kong service with a traditional 32m long Bendigo dragon Yar Loong procession through Melbourne Airport. Virgin Group founder Richard Branson attended…..

Qantas expands WiFi trial to additional aircraft and releases results

Qantas provided (04-Jul-2017) an update of its three month customer trial for onboard WiFi. Qantas stated the WiFi has been performing well and the trial…..

Air Kiribati to launch international route Tarawa-Honiara-Brisbane

Air Kiribati, via its official Facebook page, announced (03-Jul-2017) it will commence international services with Tarawa-Honiara-Brisbane route on 30-Aug-2017. The weekly service is set to depart Brisbane…..

Australia announces new air services arrangements with Italy, Greece and Cyprus

Australia‘s Government announced (04-Jul-2017) new air services arrangements with Italy, Greece and Cyprus. Carriers will be able to offer new and extended passenger services to Europe,…..

Tourism New Zealand launches new global 100% Pure New Zealand campaign

Tourism New Zealand launched (04-Jul-2017) a new global 100% Pure New Zealand campaign, titled ‘where one journey leads to another’. The new campaign will run until…..

Melbourne Airport welcomes Virgin Australia inaugural Melbourne-Hong Kong service

Melbourne Airport welcomed (05-Jul-2017) the launch of Virgin Australia‘s inaugural Melbourne-Hong Kong route. Melbourne Airport chief of aviation Simon Gandy stated the route was an important connection…..

Melbourne’s third airport could commence service in 2020, operating cargo services

Paragon Premier Investment Fund (PPIF) chairman Alande Mustafa Safi stated the proposed third airport located southeast of Melbourne city between Koo Wee Rup and Lang…..

Samoa Prime Minister confirms MoU with Fiji Airways and welcomes Samoa Airways

Samoa Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sa’ilele Malielegaoi confirmed the government has signed a MoU with Fiji Airways as it prepares to resume services between Samoa, New Zealand and…..