Articles Tagged ‘Air New Zealand’

Record June for Airbus and Boeing; Air New Zealand receives #1 787-9

Record June for Airbus and Boeing; Air New Zealand receives #1 787-9

Airbus and Boeing recorded strongest June since anna.aero started tracking aircraft deliveries in 2008, with the American producer handing over 71 airframes, 16 more than its European counterpart. Airbus will have to add some power if it wants to catch up with Boeing, which leads the 2014 delivery race by 39 units.

Cairns on course to crack 4.5m passengers for first time

Cairns on course to crack 4.5m passengers for first time

When you have got one the seven natural wonders of the world — the Great Barrier Reef — on your doorstep, your inbound visitor marketing job is pretty much done. However, anna.aero investigates just how Cairns Airport punches above its weight in terms of the annual traffic it generates.

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.


London Luton Airport's Christmas Carols; Ryanair’s 'Operation Santa'; Leeds Bradford Airport’s Christmas surprise; Christchurch Airport shows-off Cake certificate; more celebrations at Belgrade, Cairns and Beirut Airports

London Luton Airport’s Christmas Carols; Ryanair’s ‘Operation Santa’; Leeds Bradford Airport’s Christmas surprise; Christchurch Airport shows-off Cake certificate; more celebrations at Belgrade, Cairns and Beirut Airports

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports from the festive celebrations at London Luton Airport and Shannon Airport. We also have news from Belgrade, Beirut, Cairns, Christchurch and Leeds Bradford Airports.

Air New Zealand starts seasonal Perth route

Air New Zealand starts seasonal Perth route

Air New Zealand starts flights from Christchurch Airport in New Zealand to Perth Airport in Australia.

Air New Zealand adds Christchurch to Paraparaumu service

Air New Zealand adds Christchurch to Paraparaumu service

Air New Zealand now serves Christchurch and Auckland from Kapiti Coast Airport thanks to Air Nelson’s daily service.


Wellington Airport predicted to have a record passenger year by anna.aero with an excellent SVID result to boot

Wellington Airport predicted to have a record passenger year by anna.aero with an excellent SVID result to boot

Wellington; nicknamed Welly, Windy Welly and even Wellywood, is home to Wellington International Airport. Ranked as New Zealand’s #2 passenger airport, anna.aero investigates its SVID ranking and predicts a record passenger year by the end of 2013.

Boeing stays in the lead over Airbus as it delivers 60+ units in June; +6% more aircraft delivered in 2013 H1

Boeing stays in the lead over Airbus as it delivers 60+ units in June; +6% more aircraft delivered in 2013 H1

Boeing delivers 61 airframes in June, including nine 787 Dreamliners, and leads Airbus by 11 units for the first six months of 2013.

Air New Zealand drops London route via Hong Kong as market shrinks

Air New Zealand drops London route via Hong Kong as market shrinks

Air New Zealand has decided to drop one of its two routes to London, now only operating via Los Angeles. But how has the London – Hong Kong market developed since the airline launched the route? And why isn’t oneworld member Cathay Pacific such an odd partner for the Star Alliance member after all?


Air New Zealand launches new route to Sunshine Coast in Australia

Air New Zealand launches new route to Sunshine Coast in Australia

Air New Zealand now flies from Auckland Airport to Sunshine Coast in Queensland, Australia – the airport’s first international route.

Air New Zealand launches route to Bali from Auckland Airport

Air New Zealand launches route to Bali from Auckland Airport

Air New Zealand now flies to Denpasar on Bali in Indonesia from Auckland Airport in NZ.

Australian domestic air traffic up less than 1% in 2011; but Tiger bites back with new Sydney base

Australian domestic air traffic up less than 1% in 2011; but Tiger bites back with new Sydney base

Australia domestic air travel demand was virtually unchanged in 2011. But what about international traffic? Which were the leading airlines in the international market and which of the top 10 international city-pairs saw the fastest growth (and biggest drop) in passenger numbers?