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It's really not that much different from say AKL-OOL or AKL-MCY when there is AKL-BNE as well.Fingers crossed it succeeds. Not far down to SYD either if the price is cheaper than flying into NTL.
Jul 19, 2018, 08.42 AM / Virgin Australia to launch Newcastle-Auckland flights
They do partner with other airlines like Hawaiian, Delta, Etihad and others. But yes, this will affect their Tasman route.
Jun 02, 2018, 02.18 PM / Shock Qantas, Air New Zealand alliance will take on Virgin Australia
Is Auckland even on the radar? Especially with the A330s taking over TT.
May 29, 2018, 04.30 PM / First photos: Qantas opens new-look Melbourne Qantas Club lounge
I also read Air France weren't doing well and their government doesn't want to bail them out.
May 23, 2018, 10.25 PM / Qantas, Air France back in codeshare liaison for flights to Paris
Are they definitely falling apart or just allocating their planes to more profitable routes?
May 22, 2018, 11.48 AM / Etihad axes first class on Melbourne-Abu Dhabi flights
Originally Posted by Red Cee Interestingly, this is the first time I have seen negative comments regarding Air New Zealand. Aircraft are swapped out with any airline. It's happened to me with Air NZ, VA, and QF. I don't get upset about it, and I can't really say I'll never fly them again because...
May 23, 2018, 10.18 PM / Downgraded from business to economy!
Originally Posted by btaus Crazy. Last time Air New Zealand even cancelled my MEL-AKL-LAX business error fare (around $1200) just because they sold the ticket for too cheap. They asked me pay NZ$7250 fare difference to make the original schedule or they'll give a full refund, and I took the refu...
May 23, 2018, 09.51 PM / Downgraded from business to economy!
Google it and it shows up via the Australianfrequentflyer link. They have an email address there. So yes it is possible. To be honest if you sign up with one of the airpoint cards that offer discounted koru membership it's a great way to go if you don't get the match and then you don't even have ...
Apr 12, 2018, 12.28 PM / AirNZ Airpoints Status Match
Just do a status run if you want to retain!
Dec 06, 2017, 06.53 AM / Options if you're about to just miss retaining Qantas Platinum
You can check online with Aelia and JR duty free for NZ pick up as they usually offer 20% off online purchases then compare prices to your local stores.
Oct 09, 2017, 09.10 AM / Duty free: is Australia or NZ cheaper?