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Aviation

AirlineRatings.com reveals the world’s best airline for 2021

Aussie airlines fared well in this year’s awards, but the accolade of top dog (or in this instance, top bird) went to an overseas carrier.

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Events

Even more speakers announced for Travel DAZE 2021!

While Travel DAZE 2021 is only weeks away, that hasn’t stopped us from adding several more speakers to the line-up (which is bulging with talent, might we add)!

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Events

More speakers revealed for Travel DAZE 2021!

Thought the already brilliant speaker line-up for Travel DAZE couldn’t get any better? Be proven wrong here with a few more fresh faces.

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Aviation

Air New Zealand recruits new digital chief

There’s been some moving and shaking over at Air New Zealand HQ, and we’re not talking about the airline’s intra-office Zumba class.

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Aviation

Air New Zealand appoints new Aussie boss, as Kathryn Robertson takes on global role

by Huntley Mitchell

Kathryn Robertson is going global and heading across the ditch, with a familiar face returning to Air NZ as her replacement.

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Aviation

Trans-Tasman bubble breached in Perth, as Brisbane Airport cops its own COVID-19 scare

by Ali Coulton

A Cook Islander has managed to travel to Perth without quarantining, while two travellers from Port Moresby wandered into Brisbane Airport’s common area before testing positive for COVID-19.

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Aviation

Air New Zealand CEO trials new digital travel pass app on first international flight since joining the airline

It was a day of firsts for Greg Foran last Friday, who popped his international flight cherry with Air NZ and put the new IATA Travel Pass app through its paces.

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Travel Agents

Travel agent “honoured” to make history on Air New Zealand’s revived Hobart-Auckland route

This agent scored one of only 70 spots on Air NZ’s first flight in a generation between the two cities. Jealous much?

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Aviation

Trans-Tasman flyer charged for threatening to blow up plane over wine spat

Travel Weekly staff have had similar problems at Friday knock-off drinks, but concede that threatening to blow up a plane is more serious than peeing in a pot plant.

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Tourism

Travel industry reacts to New Zealand’s trans-Tasman bubble announcement

The announcement of quarantine-free travel from Australia to NZ has been met with plenty of positive reactions from all corners of the industry. We’ve gathered just about all of them for your perusal.

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Aviation

Air New Zealand adds new non-stop service between Auckland and Hobart

The Kiwi carrier has added Tasmania to its repertoire, but there’s a catch.

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Aviation

Qantas launches Norfolk Island flights

Qantas is once again moving in on Air New Zealand’s turf, launching new flights between the Australian mainland and Norfolk Island.

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