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Hi Fly A330-300 CS-TQW Operates for Air New Zealand.

Hi Fly A330-300 CS-TQW operated the NZ175/NZ176 Auckland – Perth rotation on lease to Air New Zealand today. The aircraft has been at Auckland since the early hours of yesterday morning and has been leased as cover for Boeing 787-9s under maintenance with engine issues. The 1999 vintage aircraft was new to Swissair.

Hi Fly Malta A330-300 Operates for Air New Zealand.

Hi Fly Malta A340-300 9H-FOX operated the following services on lease to Air New Zealand today:

NZ101 Auckland – Sydney
NZ102 Sydney – Auckland
NZ105 Auckland – Sydney
NZ108 Sydney – Auckland.

Air New Zealand A320 ZK-OJH Returns from Melbourne.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Air New Zealand A320 ZK-OJH positioned Melbourne – Auckland this morning as NZ6006. The aircraft then returned to service operating NZ742 Auckland – Melbourne and returned to New Zealand operating an additional Melbourne – Auckland sector as NZ1342.

Hi Fly Malta A340-300 9H-FOX Operates for Air New Zealand.

Hi Fly Malta A340-300 9H-FOX entered service on lease to Air New Zealand this morning and operated the following services today:

NZ101 Auckland – Sydney
NZ102 Sydney – Auckland
NZ105 Auckland – Sydney
NZ108 Sydney – Auckland

The aircraft has been at Auckland since 10th December and is operating as cover for Boeing 787-9 aircraft under maintenance due to engine issues. The 1997 vintage aircraft was new to Singapore Airlines and also served for Emirates.

15/12/17 Air New Zealand and Air New Zealand Link Cancellations.

The following Air New Zealand and Air New Zealand Link flights did not operate today:

NZ87 Auckland – Hong Kong
NZ5372 Christchurch – Wellington
NZ5710 Invercargill – Christchurch
NZ8079 Auckland – Nelson
NZ8082 Nelson – Auckland
NZ8311 Wellington – Nelson
NZ8316 Nelson – Wellington.

12/12/17 Air New Zealand Link Cancellations.

The following Air New Zealand Link flights did not operate today:

NZ5019 Auckland – Napier
NZ5024 Napier – Auckland
NZ5334 Christchurch – Wellington
NZ5343 Wellington – Christchurch
NZ8143 Auckland – Tauranga
NZ8172 Gisbourne Auckland read more…

Air New Zealand A320 ZK-OJR Christchurch Test and Positioning Flights.

Air New Zealand A320 ZK-OJR, which has been out of service at Christchurch since the afternoon of 8th December, undertook two Christchurch – Christchurch test flights this afternoon as NZ6206. The aircraft then positioned Christchurch – Auckland as NZ6200 and returned to service operating NZ561 Auckland – Christchurch.

Air New Zealand B787-9 ZK-NZF Returns to Service.

Following its technical return to Auckland on 6th December, Air New Zealand Boeing 787-9 ZK-NZF returned to service this afternoon operating NZ175 Auckland – Perth with a six hour delay.

Air New Zealand A320 ZK-OJR Positioning Flight.

Air New Zealand A320 ZK-OJR, which spent the morning out of service at Christchurch, positioned Christchurch – Auckland as NZ6202 late this morning in order to operate NZ547 Auckland – Christchurch.

Air New Zealand A320 ZK-OJB NZ729 Sydney Diversion.

Air New Zealand A320 ZK-OJB operating NZ729 Auckland – Melbourne diverted to Sydney this evening due to long weather based hold times at Melbourne. The aircraft later continued Sydney – Melbourne as NZ729D.

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