Passengers travelling on Air New Zealand's Works Deluxe economy fares will no longer enjoy free access to the airline’s network of airport lounges. The exclusion applies to tickets booked from June 17 2015, although guests who had already purchased a Works Deluxe fare prior to this date &n...
POSTED 17 Jun, 2015 5 Comments
Air New Zealand has cut the ribbon to its new domestic Koru Lounge at Christchurch International Airport. The lounge is considerably larger than its predecessor, with around twice as many seats – many of which are arranged in tiers so that travellers can enjoy expansive views of ...
POSTED 27 Apr, 2013 2 Comments
Flying in economy or premium economy with Air New Zealand (or one of the many that use its lounges), but still want to use the Koru or international business class lounges in NZ, Melbourne, Sydney or Brisbane? Hand over some cash and the answer will be "right this way, please", under a new schem...
POSTED 12 Nov, 2012 10 Comments
As part of the Virgin Australia-Air New Zealand trans-Tasman alliance, Velocity frequent flyer Gold and Platinum cardholders receive reciprocal access to Air New Zealand's Koru lounges in NZ. Just flash your Velocity card and boarding pass and you -- plus a guest -- are in. But to get into the ...
POSTED 24 Oct, 2011 3 Comments
Passengers on Virgin Australia are set to enjoy greater access to Air New Zealand's Koru lounges, and vice versa, as the airlines launch their full trans-Tasman alliance later this month. Members of Virgin Australia's The Lounge program will gain entry into Air New Zealand domestic Koru lounges ...
POSTED 4 Jul, 2011 1 Comment
If you regularly travel with Air New Zealand or Singapore Airlines, but more often in economy than business class, here's a great deal available for a very limited time. US Airways is offering membership to its US Airways Club for just $US259 for one year (plus a one-off US$50 joining fee)....
POSTED 6 Apr, 2011 5 Comments
Air New Zealand is working on plans to boost the size of its Koru Club Lounge at Sydney Airport’s T1 International Terminal. The lounge is used by AirNZ passengers as well as passengers on Star Alliance airlines (Air Canada, Austrian, Thai Airways and United Airlines) travelling in busines...
POSTED 11 Feb, 2011 0 Comments
Air New Zealand will offer passengers extra legroom in economy class at no added cost on trans-Tasman flights from late next month. The move comes in response to criticism from business travellers and frequent flyers who regularly ply the skies between Australia and New Zealand – a route w...
POSTED 10 Feb, 2011 0 Comments
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