Maori groups threaten to boycott Air New Zealand over ‘kia ora’ trademark
September 13, 2019
The airline is seeking to trademark the masthead of its inflight magazine, Kia Ora, just in time for Maori language week.
Air New Zealand’s profit plummets, interim CEO appointed
August 22, 2019
Air New Zealand has posted a big drop in profit for the 2019 financial year, as well as providing an update on its hunt for a new boss.
Air New Zealand pokes fun at Wallabies’ poor Bledisloe Cup record with cheeky full-page ad
August 19, 2019
Are you still getting over the Wallabies’ weekend flogging at the hands of the All Blacks? Well, it’s probably best you avoid reading this.
Air New Zealand changes name to ‘Air All Blacks’ in new safety video
August 1, 2019
Rugby players, TV stars, holograms, catchy tunes and a little bit of good ol’ fashioned Kiwi humour. Is there anything Air New Zealand’s new safety video doesn’t have?
Did Air New Zealand’s CEO resign to pursue a career in politics?
June 20, 2019
This story was a great excuse for our designer to see what happens when you Photoshop Christopher Luxon’s head on Jacinda Ardern’s body. Voilà!
Air New Zealand lifts staff tattoo ban and embraces self-expression
June 12, 2019
Travel Weekly’s editor has long contemplated getting a permanent tattoo, with his entire back, left butt cheek and forehead all mooted as potential canvas areas.
Passengers removed from Air New Zealand plane for ignoring safety instructions
May 9, 2019
A pair of “high maintenance” passengers have enraged those on board an Air New Zealand flight for refusing to watch a two-minute airline safety video, resulting in the plane’s delayed departure.
Air New Zealand gets involved in hilarious 15-year-long prank war
May 3, 2019
A long-running prank war between a father and daughter has been taken to new heights after Air New Zealand got in on the action mid-flight.
Airline wrap: Air New Zealand’s new route, Delta celebrates Earth Day + more!
April 23, 2019
This airline wrap is almost as short as this week promises to be, making it the perfect easy read for those still recovering from their long weekend antics.