Articles Tagged ‘CHC’

30-Second Interview – Matthew Findlay, former GM Airlines and Alliances Christchurch Airport

30-Second Interview – Matthew Findlay, former GM Airlines and Alliances Christchurch Airport

anna.aero’s Editor Marc Watkins had the perfect excuse to escape the Northern Hemisphere winter (at least by phone), by interviewing Matthew Findlay, recently GM Airlines and Alliances at Christchurch Airport. Find out what Findlay thinks are the prospects for the New Zealand market, as well as the risks.

Qantas connects Christchurch and Wellington with Brisbane

Qantas connects Christchurch and Wellington with Brisbane

Qantas adds two more New Zealand services from its Brisbane hub, complementing its existing Auckland route.

Vote for the best of 19 Fire Truck Water Arches; W15/16 Launches Part I

Vote for the best of 19 Fire Truck Water Arches; W15/16 Launches Part I

Litres of hard work and gallons of perspiration goes into a route launch – especially the Fire Truck Water Arch – which sees an unprecedented union between an airport’s operations and marketing departments. Make sure all of your airport’s endeavours are crowned with an Arch of Triumph certificate – get voting now!!


China Airlines makes it to Melbourne

China Airlines makes it to Melbourne

China Airlines now connects Taipei to Melbourne with onward service to Christchurch.

Christchurch and China Airlines show off ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate

Christchurch and China Airlines show off ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate

Christchurch Airport proudly displays its certificate for last week’s win following the start of China Airlines services. Find out which African airport has made a last ditched attempt to swipe the 2014 ‘Arch of Triumph’ trophy.

Christchurch Airport receives Cake award for China Airlines

Christchurch Airport receives Cake award for China Airlines

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, NIKI announces plans to start three routes from Bratislava Airport next year and Emirates’ A380 touches down at Houston Intercontinental Airport from Dubai. More news from London Southend and Southampton airports.


China Airlines adds second destination in New Zealand

China Airlines adds second destination in New Zealand

China Airlines now serves Christchurch from Taipei via Sydney, complementing one-stop Auckland service.

Time is running out for airports to win prestigious marketing award

Time is running out for airports to win prestigious marketing award

Just two weeks left of the 2014 ‘Arch of Triumph’ competition, will this offering challenge the leader board this week? It needs to average more than 8.725 per anna.aero judge in order to break inside the top 10.

Air New Zealand on course to break 13.5m passengers; Singapore Airlines tie-up will see Auckland-Singapore route re-instatement

Air New Zealand on course to break 13.5m passengers; Singapore Airlines tie-up will see Auckland-Singapore route re-instatement

Having just received the last tick in the box for its strategic partnership with fellow Star Alliance carrier Singapore Airlines, Air New Zealand will not only gain access to the mainline carrier’s network, but also its SilkAir subsidiary. Having also just received its first 787-9, the New Zealand flag carrier is seemingly on track for […]


Jetstar Airways represents 60% of group flying; decline in New Zealand

Jetstar Airways represents 60% of group flying; decline in New Zealand

Jetstar Airways continues to launch domestic routes, like the recent Gold Coast to Mackay service which started earlier this month. anna.aero investigates the international component of its network, plus its top 12 routes, as the LCC moves into its 11th year of operations.

New Zealand’s big three airports handled 26 million passengers in 2013; Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington all growing

New Zealand’s big three airports handled 26 million passengers in 2013; Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington all growing

New Zealand’s three biggest airports all reported traffic growth in 2013 and handled a record 26 million passengers between them. We look at domestic and international traffic growth at each airport and reveal which country markets are growing fastest. We also reveal which two new international connections launched last year.

Budapest Airport rewards partners for excellence in aviation development; KLM shows-off Route certificate; more celebrations at Denver, Lyon and Christchurch Airports

Budapest Airport rewards partners for excellence in aviation development; KLM shows-off Route certificate; more celebrations at Denver, Lyon and Christchurch Airports

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Budapest Airport hosts an evening of recognition for its business partners, KLM shows-off their Route of the Week certificate and Denver Airport celebrates Aeromexico’s fifth anniversary. We also have news from Christchurch and Lyon airports.