• Most likely that have done a deal with Boeing to take the B773s hence the noise about the B787 for future long haul travel.

  • It has cost the team of 5 million nearly NZ$30 billion to be COVID19 free. I don't think the team wants another level 3 or level 4 regional or national lockdown.

  • I agree with you. I am not sure why there is so much hope around a 'vaccine' that will bring everything back to normal. There is no guarantee that a vaccine will work considering the SARS-cov-2 virus is mutating to be a more effective and more disruptive. This mutation could be behind the so call...

  • The B787 and A350 is the future for short to ultra long haul flights. These aircraft have clean sheet designs, are versatile for direct non-stop 'point to point and/or 'spoke & hub' operations.Boeing needs to address the issue of the B737 replacement to cater for the 100 to 250seat markets. A...

  • UK wants open borders to Australia

    Jun 28, 2020, 07:39 AM

    Whilst a 'travel bubble' is still in the works between New Zealand and Australia, that is based on Australia having no active community transmissions, why would Australia allow two way travel between Australia and the UK? New Zealand has no active community transmission cases and the only active ...

  • Having tested all Emirates cabin products, I have found Emirates to be an over hyped and overrated. There are other airlines who have better all cabin products regardless of class flying in.

  • AirNZ Airpoints Status Match

    Apr 14, 2018, 09:14 AM

    All New Zealand issued Airpoints Platinum credits including AMEX and Westpac Airpoints Mastercard Word Card waive the Koru joining fee and give a NZ$145.00 discount on your yearly Koru membership fee.

  • AirNZ Airpoints Status Match

    Apr 13, 2018, 09:30 AM

    I would check with Air NZ about they are prepared to offer.As Kiwiwings said, get a NZ based Visa/Mastercard card that earns Airpoints Dollars and Status Points. Amex, Kiwibank, ANZ and Westpac are the 'official' issuers of Airpoints Credit/Debit cards excluding Air NZs own Onesmart Debit travel ...

  • AirNZ Chicago

    Mar 28, 2018, 08:43 AM

    UA will be co-sharing on Air NZ 's Auckland - Chicago O’Hare service using a B787-9V2 configuration.

  • Airbus A350 vs Boeing 787 Dreamliner

    Feb 20, 2018, 08:55 AM

    Originally Posted by Ian_from_HKG Originally Posted by pointyendmark For me the 787 beats the others because of the fresh cabin air it takes directly from outside, rather than through the engines. This fresh air has higher humidity, which, along with the higher oxygen levels in a cabin at 6,000...