Auckland wins NZ major airport of the year

A new baggage hall is the first phase Auckland's international and domestic terminal upgrade. (Mike Millett)

Auckland Airport has been named New Zealand major airport of the year for 2015. The airport was recognised by the New Zealand Airports Association for its impressive passenger growth, the development of new routes and the collaborative approach with stakeholders. “The judges were particularly impressed … [Read more...]

NZ govt approves Air China-Air NZ alliance

An Air China Airbus A330. (Air China)

Air China will launch nonstop services between Beijing and Auckland from December 2015 after the New Zealand government approved a proposed alliance with Air New Zealand. New Zealand Transport Minister Simon Bridges said the partnership between the two Star Alliance carriers was approved by cabinet on … [Read more...]