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Here’s what Air New Zealand’s direct New York route means for Aussie travellers

Do you feel a little tension in the air today? Don’t worry, it’s just Qantas throwing some serious side-eye across the Tasman Sea after Air New Zealand’s latest announcement.

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Aviation Wrap: Fiji Airways’ global sale, Virgin’s croc-tastic deal, Qantas’ centenary livery + MORE

Already off to a flying start this week? Well, allow these aviation deals and updates to help you soar even higher.

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“Make your way to your nearest exit”: Air NZ teases Irish rugby fans with hilarious safety video

by Huntley Mitchell

When it comes to inflight safety videos, Air New Zealand is right up there in terms of uniqueness and hilarity, and this latest effort by the airline is no exception.

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Airline introduces new product to make flying easier for tall people

Tired of having to learn advanced yoga poses to squeeze yourself into an economy seat? This news will be music to your ears.

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Walmart boss named Air New Zealand’s new CEO

Air New Zealand has revealed who will replace Christopher Luxon as its new chief.

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Flavour of the Week: Barry Mayo’s new role, Flight Centre hires high-profile hotel exec, Hayman Island appoints GM + MORE!

Get a little end-of-week motivation by having a peruse at all these new industry appointments! Or drink wine at your desk and seethe with jealousy like the rest of us.

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Aviation Wrap: Air NZ’s Game of Thrones tweet wins big, Qantas upgrades A380s + MORE!

In unrelated news, Travel Weekly’s editor is celebrating International Coffee Day with a Frank Body scrub experience, three ristrettos and a few chocolate-coated coffee beans.

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Aviation Wrap: Air New Zealand signs new fleet deal, Western Sydney Airport’s curfew-free promise, Emirates’ World Cup-inspired ad + MORE!

Kick-off this week’s round-up of aviation news with Emirates’ hilarious take on mid-air “fouls” as the airline teams up with famous ref Nigel Owens. All this and MUCH more awaits here.

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Air New Zealand backs down on ‘Kia Ora’ trademark attempt following uproar

by Ali Coulton

The airline has turned its gaff into a campaign to call for a government crackdown on trademarking Māori language… which it tried to do last week.

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Māori groups threaten to boycott Air New Zealand over ‘kia ora’ trademark

by Ali Coulton

The airline is seeking to trademark the masthead of its inflight magazine, Kia Ora, just in time for Maori language week.

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Aviation wrap: Airlines call for end to monopoly airports, Air NZ celebrates Maori language, Syd Airport’s major milestone + MORE!

This week’s aviation wrap is full of good news stories and huge sales – perfect for those in need of a Tuesday afternoon pick-me-up.

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Air New Zealand’s profit plummets, interim CEO appointed

by Huntley Mitchell

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.

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