• So apparently you can’t catch Covid within 72hrs of your flight? Seems pretty pointless to get an test 72hours out from departure.If you were positive 72hours before hand, by the time of your flight most people would be on there way to recovered.

  • Compared to AKL-WLG! Which is approximately the same distance (maybe slightly more).NZ entry level fare is $59, and JQ is around $39-49ish! NZ has about 20x daily a320/321 services, and JQ around 5x daily a320 services.You would think that SYD-CBR would be the same...

  • New Zealand pretty much has the same crew requirements as Australia.Yet plenty of International airlines are still flying to/from AKL.CX,SQ,EK,QR are all providing frequent passenger services.

  • It’s Jacinta’s way of keeping everyone in New Zealand as long as she could. If it wasn’t for media pressure over the weekend, she wouldn’t of even announced this.

  • Word is along with some of the remaining a321NEO orders being converted to LR’s to fly Medium Haul routes.

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  • Originally Posted by ZT The FAA who certified the B787 stipulate the seats must be in the upright and locked position for take off and landing for safety reasons. Passengers can only adopt the brace position if they are sitting upright. 58 % of fatal aircraft accidents occur during take off and ...

  • Maybe they are waiting for those JQ A321NEO-LR's to arrive ;)

  • Whats next for VA? most likely dropping all there Tasman routes within the next 12months, there is now way they can get any business traffic, and with the latest agreement with NZ/QF what was left of that market for them is now gone. Best option would be to put TT on the Tasman and fight for the ...

  • AirNZ Airpoints Status Match

    Apr 14, 2018, 06:55 AM

    I would say with the current NZ/VA breakup watch this space coming closer to October, NZ will be likely do some offer for VA Gold and QF Gold to try kept there share of the Tasman.They have increased AKL-SYD to 5x daily 777 service post the VA breakup, so will been to be able to pull business tra...

  • Crewing Dunedin flights

    Jun 17, 2017, 11:10 AM

    They are New Zealand based crew, so likely start there day of in ZQN,CHC,WLG,AKL then fly to DUD, then next morning passenger back to there home base.

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