Member since 02 Jan 2013
Total posts 66
Does anyone know the date when ANZ will use the Dreamliner AKL-SYD or AKL-BNE (which ever comes first) before the inaugral flight to Perth? Will this be determined closer to the time once they recieve the new aircraft?
Air New Zealand - Airpoints
Member since 04 Sep 2012
Total posts 102
It is hard to tell. The aircraft will be placed with no advertising.
When the NZ 777-300ER was placed on these 'testing routes' I saw it was on a AKL-BNE flight. I booked it, then three days before they swapped it for a 747-400.
To be safe, book a AKL-PER flight. Or; an AKL-SYD or MEL or BNE flight when they are advertised on the NZ website later in the year.
The AKL-PER flights are already loaded via their website from October 15th. Nothing else really. If they advertise flights across to the ditch to the east coast probably best to purchase a flexi flight therefor get a refund if needed.
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Does anyone know the date when ANZ will use the Dreamliner AKL-SYD or AKL-BNE (which ever comes first) before the inaugral flight to Perth?
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