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.