https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles ... ce=twitter
Tegel to remain open until at least October now
The government has announced that when Alert Level 2 comes in, travel between regions will be permitted. This is wonderful news for New Zealand’s airlines, and the tourism industry as a whole. It won’t mean things are back to normal, but it will be a most welcome step in that direction. V/F Is the ...Jump to post
Do airlines want the Max-7 seeing as the lifetime of these planes are around 15-20 years? I mean the Covid pressure and reduction in services will have a dramatic effect now and for the next two years I'd guess. Beyond that? I feel as though airlines would rather fly a Max8/A320 sized aircraft with ...Jump to post
Last Trip: AKL-SYD-MEL in February then back MEL-AKL a few days later
Next trip cancelled: AKL-CAN-AMS-LHR-ABZ
Yesterday's SIN-AKL with just 4 pax onboard! So crazy.
https://twitter.com/philipkirk6/status/ ... 8104095744
Looks like ZK-OKH is on it's way to Wuhan, via Tokyo Narita. Will land back in Auckland around 4pm on Wednesday. https://www.rnz.co.nz/national/programmes/morningreport/audio/2018732630/novel-coronavirus-air-nz-plane-headed-to-wuhan-for-evacuation https://flightaware.com/live/flight/ZKOKH ZK-OKE is...Jump to post
Looks like ZK-OKH is on it's way to Wuhan, via Tokyo Narita. Will land back in Auckland around 4pm on Wednesday.
https://www.rnz.co.nz/national/programm ... evacuation
Air New Zealand chief medical officer, Dr Ben Johnston, said in a video released by the airline that it "already has in place very thorough aircraft cleaning procedures. And those procedures are applied every day and the cleaning agents that are used are effective against viruses like coronavi...Jump to post
Yes air travel is a real and present threat to the climate. It just sucks how us regular folk have to feel guilty about it while many celebs and government dignitaries fly private which is considerably more detrimental for the environment. I wonder to what extent this will catch on in the US, though...Jump to post
Why does this route exist?Jump to post
Would customer want the NG? The Max may return within the next 6 months. I don't think they'd really want the NG in comparison to the Max's cost savings even if it means waiting a bit more timeJump to post
Quick update here on the Air NZ operation for LAX, IAH and EWR from next October:
https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/ai ... e-changes/
Is DFW - AKL on 787-8 or 787-9 equipment?Jump to post
usdcaguy wrote:RJ masquerading as a mainline aircraft. Three-abreast on one side with tiny armrests and very narrow seats. Way too uncomfortable for YUL-SEA.
The corn really softened the landing!Jump to post
N766UA wrote:I’d recommend getting a degree in something else.
I totally understand! But rest assured, you honestly have nothing to worry about. The doors are designed in such a way where the lock just won't get stuck. In the *extremely* unlikely scenario where the lock does get jammed, the cabin crew have the ability to open the door from the outside using a h...Jump to post
It it ain't broke, don't fix it! If there were any safety concerns with taking delivery of a new aircraft the procedures the in the video, it would have changed. Safety is not only any airlines priority, it would be highly regulated within any nation, including Korea. Cleary KE has its eye set on bi...Jump to post
Will these be -10ER's?Jump to post
Just another day of spoofs and goofs in the US airline industry!Jump to post
ocaviation wrote:ryanrap1 wrote:When will the actual new livery be revealed?
The event starts tomorrow at 12 PM Chicago time.
Because showing showing the $15k A380 suite gets clicks! Very good trip reporting youtube account is "SimplyAviation", they do mostly economy reviews without all the bumf of commentary and dull background music - highly recommend!Jump to post
Search underway for ZK-EAP, operated by Ardmore flying school, in the Kaimanawa Ranges. Took off from PMR for TUO yesterday evening and lost contact while descending for Taupo.
https://www.radionz.co.nz/news/national ... ve-on-time
Samoa's national carrier will not go ahead with the lease of a new Boeing 737 max 9 aircraft according to the prime minister. https://www.radionz.co.nz/international/pacific-news/385302/samoa-rules-out-leasing-a-new-boeing-737-max-9-aircraft http://mrcaviation.blogspot.com/2019/03/samoa-airways-upda...Jump to post
https://www.nzherald.co.nz/business/new ... 1yXG3_SthA
Fly My Sky's new Whangarei Service not off to a great start.... ''a couple of flights had had no passengers but bookings were picking up".