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Rappler's latest stories on Air New Zealand


Virus-hit Air New Zealand offered bailout

Mar 20, 2020 - 11:20 AM

Under the deal, the government – which owns 52% of Air New Zealand – will extend up to NZ$900 million (US$515 million) of credit to the airline over the next two years

Air New Zealand to axe flights, jobs over coronavirus

Mar 16, 2020 - 4:55 PM

On its long-haul network, Air New Zealand will be reducing its capacity by 85%. It is still unclear how many jobs would be affected.

Nutty issue: Singapore Airlines stops serving peanuts

Apr 30, 2018 - 9:04 PM

The Singapore flag carrier joins other airlines which have stopped handing out peanuts as snacks to customers

DREAMLINER. File photo of Singapore Airlines (SIA) world's first Boeing 787-10 aircraft taxis to the terminal after its arrival from Boeing's production facility in North Charleston, South Carolina at Singapore Changi Airport on March 28, 2018.  Photo by Roslan Rahman/AFP

Air New Zealand's direct Manila-Auckland flights start December

Apr 06, 2016 - 4:00 PM

New Zealand s flag carrier says the growing number of Filipino expatriates in the South Pacific nation forms a solid basis for establishing the new link

2014 top 10 Youtube ads in PH

Feb 04, 2015 - 9:40 AM

Find out which Youtube ads caught the attention and interest of netizens in 2014

Singapore Airlines, Air New Zealand form alliance

Jan 16, 2014 - 2:52 PM

The alliance will enable SIA to operate its Airbus A380 superjumbos to New Zealand for the first time progressively replacing daily services using the smaller Boeing 777 300ER

SIA-ANZ ALLIANCE. An Air New Zealand Airbus A330 aircraft (F) passing a Singapore Airlines Airbus A380 at Tullamarine International Airport in Melbourne, Australia, 12 January 2014. Barbara Walton/EPA

'Airline of Middle-earth': Hobbit-themed safety video hits web

Nov 01, 2012 - 2:21 PM

The video a tie in with The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey features special effects from the director s Weta Workshop including a digital Gollum pointing out airplane safety lights