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Trans-Tasman Freight?

Sun Dec 03, 2006 11:08 am

One of our clients is running a series of trans-Tasman charters, soon & a few rotations have less than 70% pax load factor.

We suggested to them, that one possible revenue stream would be freight, rather than an expensive advertising campaign to fill a few seats.

Does anyone know freight yields Australia/NZ & v.v.?

Got a feeling there's money to be made but only in 1 direction ????
 
rendezvous
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RE: Trans-Tasman Freight?

Mon Dec 04, 2006 7:57 am

As far as I know, Qantas flies a 767 or similar across the ditch at night with just freight. It visits Auckland and Christchurch. There must be something in it!
 
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RE: Trans-Tasman Freight?

Mon Dec 04, 2006 5:01 pm

Quoting Rendezvous (Reply 1):
As far as I know, Qantas flies a 767 or similar across the ditch at night with just freight

.......and the DHL Jedi (727F) flies every week night. SYD-AKL-SYD.

Get your client to contact Bax, Emery or Kuehne and Nagel and see if there is a market for them.

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