Statement of Expectations delivered to the CASA Board

Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA), via its monthly newsletter, advised (26-Apr-2017) the Australian Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Darren Chester issued a new Statement of…..

News Update: Qantas’ environmental disaster, it’s not just emissions we need to be careful of

Global passenger numbers are increasing every year, with more services, more aircraft, and more infrastructure all having a detrimental impact to the environment. Yes, the…..

Focus on a Speaker – CAPA-ACTE 2017 Melbourne Aviation & Corporate Travel Summit

The CAPA-ACTE 2017 Melbourne Aviation & Corporate Travel Summit is just around the corner, scheduled for 30-May-2017. Let’s take some time to learn about some…..

Air New Zealand named most reputable company in Australia

Air New Zealand was named the most reputable company in Australia in the annual Reputation Index produced by research group AMR and the Reputation Institute…..

IASC to enable codeshare services between Air Canada and Virgin Australia on New Zealand route

Australia‘s International Air Services Commission (IASC) varied (19-Apr-2017) Determination [2007] IASC 118 to permit the capacity entitlements on the New Zealand route to be used for codeshare services between Air…..

Etihad reduces capacity Abu Dhabi-Melbourne

Etihad Airways plans to reduce capacity for daily Abu Dhabi–Melbourne winter 2017/18 service effective 29-Oct-2017 (Routes Online, 24-Apr-2017). Both Melbourne frequencies will be downgauged including: EY460/461: Boeing 777-300ER replaces…..

Air New Zealand launches #BetterWaytoFly to South America 

Air New Zealand, via its official YouTube account, posted (23-Apr-2017) its latest South America campaign, based on its ‘Better Way to Fly’ campaign. The one…..

Air New Zealand CEO ‘strongly committed’ to Air New Zealand amid reports of Etihad approach 

Air New Zealand stated CEO Christopher Luxon remains “strongly committed to Air New Zealand”, following reports that he had been approached to potentially replace James Hogan…..

Fiji Airways and Fiji National University sign MoU

Fiji Airways and Fiji National University (FNU) signed (21-Apr-2017) a three year MoU to establish a collaborative effort between the two organisations by providing certain selected…..

Tourism New Zealand: New Zealanders agree that international tourism is good for the country

Tourism New Zealand and Tourism Industry Aotearoa stated (Apr-2017) the majority of New Zealanders believe international tourism is a positive for the nation. In the…..

Emirates SkyCargo handles 20,000 tonnes of New Zealand export freight in 2016

New Zealand‘s Minister for Economic Development, Transport, Communications & Associate Finance Simon Bridges, via his official Twitter account, stated (23-Apr-2017) the Emirates SkyCargo facility handled…..