Virgin Australia trans-Tasman loads hit seven-year low following termination of its Air New Zealand alliance

Latest monthly metrics from Australia’s Department of Infrastructure and Transport reveal Virgin Australia’s load factor on trans-Tasman routes for Nov-2018 registered a sharp decline of…..

Air New Zealand commences countdown to A321neo service entry as first aircraft touches down in Auckland

In less than three weeks Air New Zealand will place its first Airbus A321neo into commercial operation as it begins to replace its older A320…..

The Air New Zealand-Qantas codeshare good for airports and travellers, but has its impact on other airlines across the Tasman – Part 2

Virgin is taking a while to revise its network, but it certainly can’t afford to sit still  Air NZ had the advantage of knowing its…..

How has the trans Tasman aviation market evolved over the past three years?

Since the Australia-New Zealand Closer Economic Relations Trade Agreement (known as the CER Agreement) came into effect in 1983, the Australian and New Zealand economies…..