Air New Zealand B777-200ER ZK-OKH Returns from Auckland Maintenance.

Air New Zealand Boeing 777-219ER ZK-OKH, which has been under maintenance at Auckland since 5th April, returned to service this morning operating NZ296 Auckland – Apia. The aircraft has been reconfigured to 26J/40W/246Y with ten abreast seating in Economy.

22/05/15 Air New Zealand Link Cancellations.

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

NZ5209 Auckland – Napier
NZ5231 Auckland – New Plymouth
NZ5223 Auckland – Palmerston North
NZ5224 Palmerston North – Auckland
NZ5232 New Plymouth – Auckland
NZ8674 Auckland – Kerikeri.

Air New Zealand Houston Schedule Announced.

Air New Zealand today announced the schedule for the new Auckland – Houston Boeing 777-200ER service announced on 15th April. Services commence on December 15th 2015 and will operate between 3x and 5x weekly depending on the season. Schedules are as follows:

NZ28 Auckland 1830 – Houston 1315
NZ29 Houston 20215 – Auckland 0555+2.

19/05/15 Air New Zealand Link Cancellations.

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

NZ5231 Auckland – New Plymouth
NZ5261 Nelson – Christchurch
NZ5294 New Plymouth – Auckland
NZ8095 Christchurch – Dunedin
NZ8098 Dunedin – Christchurch
NZ8704 Christchurch – Palmerston North.

18/05/15 Air New Zealand Link Cancellations.

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

NZ5210 Napier – Auckland
NZ5232 New Plymouth – Auckland
NZ5234 New Plymouth – Auckland
NZ5251 Auckland – Nelson
NZ5255 Auckland – Nelson
NZ5261 Nelson – Christchurch (more…)

Air New Zealand Announce Additional Auckland – Perth Flights.

Air New Zealand today announced an additional 3 x weekly Auckland – Perth Boeing 767-300ER service to operate commence on 11th December 2015. Schedules are as follows:

NZ177 Auckland 1900 – Perth 2140 Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays
NZ178 Perth 0600 – Auckland 1730 Wednesdays, Fridays, Sundays.

Air New Zealand A320 ZK-OJE Takes Over NZ891.

Following the earlier technical diversion of NZ891 Christchurch – Melbourne to Auckland, the flight was taken forward Auckland – Melbourne as NZ891D by Air New Zealand A320 ZK-OJE.

Air New Zealand A320 ZK-OJK Positioning Flight and Auckland Technical Diversion.

Following its diversion last night, Air New Zealand A320 ZK-OJK positioned Auckland – Christchurch as NZ6231 this morning. The aircraft then operated NZ891 Christchurch  – Melbourne, however it stopped the climb at 6,000 ft due to pressurisation problems, circled to work checklists and then diverted to Auckland without exceeding 14,000 ft.

11/05/15 Air New Zealand Link Cancellations.

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

NZ2874 Christchurch – Hokitika
NZ2875 Hokitika – Christchurch
NZ5083 Hamilton – Wellington
NZ8107 Wellington – Nelson
NZ8359 Hamilton – Christchurch
NZ8561 Tauranga – Christchurch (more…)

08/05/15 Air New Zealand Link Cancellations.

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

NZ5216 Palmerston North – Auckland
NZ5340 Christchurch – Wellington
NZ8062 Christchurch – Wellington
NZ8325 Hamilton – Christchurch
NZ8570 Wellington – Tauranga
NZ8573 Tauranga – Wellington (more…)

07/05/15 Air New Zealand Link Cancellations.

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

NZ2871 Hokitika – Christchurch
NZ2872 Christchurch – Hokitika
NZ2873 Hokitika – Christchurch
NZ5003 Christchurch – Invercargill
NZ5004 Invercargill – Christchurch
NZ5017 Hamilton – Wellington (more…)

06/05/15 Air New Zealand Link Cancellations.

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

NZ2864 Christchurch – Hokitika
NZ2865 Hokitika – Christchurch
NZ2872 Christchurch – Hokitika
NZ2873 Hokitika – Christchurch
NZ2874 Christchurch – Hokitika
NZ2875 Hokitika – Christchurch
NZ2876 Christchurch – Hokitika.

05/05/15 Air New Zealand Link Cancellations.

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

NZ5067 Christchurch – Invercargill
NZ5229 Auckland – Napier
NZ5282 Napier – Auckland
NZ5501 Auckland – Tauranga
NZ5502 Tauranga – Auckland
NZ8743 Auckland – Rotorua (more…)

Air New Zealand B767-300ER ZK-NCL NZ40 Auckland Technical Return.

Air New Zealand Boeing 767-319ER ZK-NCL operating NZ40 Auckland – Papeete was at 35,000 ft just over 30 minutes into the flight when crew turned back towards Auckland, descended to 20,000 ft and burned fuel over the North Island before returning to Auckland for a safe landing. The flight was subsequently cancelled.

Air New Zealand A320 ZK-OAB NZ335 Wellington Weather Return.

Air New Zealand A320 ZK-OAB operating NZ335 Wellington – Christchurch returned to Wellington this morning due to weather at Christchurch. The aircraft then operated an additional Wellington – Christchurch sector as NZ6141.

04/05/15 Air New Zealand and Air New Zealand Link Cancellations.

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

NZ337 Wellington – Christchurch
NZ338 Christchurch – Wellington
NZ2302 Timaru – Wellington
NZ8564 Christchurch – Tauranga
NZ8602 Christchurch – Hokitika
NZ8743 Auckland – Rotorua
NZ8744 Rotorua – Auckland.

03/05/15 Air New Zealand Link Cancellations.

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

NZ5077 Auckland – Palmerston North
NZ5214 Palmerston North – Auckland
NZ5302 Christchurch – Hamilton
NZ5332 Christchurch – Wellington
NZ5361 Wellington – Christchurch
NZ8208 Tauranga – Auckland (more…)

Air New Zealand A320 ZK-OJB NZ739 Sydney Diversion.

Air New Zealand A320 ZK-OJB operating NZ739 Auckland – Brisbane diverted to Sydney this evening due to weather at Brisbane. The aircraft then positioned Sydney – Auckland as NZ6032. As a result NZ734 Brisbane – Auckland was cancelled.

01/05/15 Air New Zealand and Air New Zealand Link Cancellations.

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

NZ734 Brisbane – Auckland
NZ5001 Christchurch – Queenstown
NZ5042 Queenstown – Christchurch
NZ5371 Christchurch – Queenstown
NZ5374 Queenstown – Christchurch
NZ5381 Christchurch – Queenstown
NZ5384 Queenstown – Christchurch.