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NZ Airports Magazine July 2019

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NZ Airports facts sheet - NZ airport charges

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NZ Airports fact sheet - How NZ's largest airports are regulated

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NZ Airports General Facts Sheet July 2019

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Northern Network Announcement

Tomorrow we’ll be announcing the kick-off of Northern Network, our latest infrastructure project. We’d like to share the project details with you ahead of that announcement.Northern Network is ...
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New General Manager Corporate and Community Affairs joins QAC

Queenstown Airport Corporation (QAC) recently welcomed Sara Irvine to the senior leadership team as General Manager Corporate and Community Affairs.Sara has extensive experience in communications a...
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First New Zealand autonomous shuttle debuts at Christchurch Airport

Christchurch’s autonomous vehicle trial is changing up a gear with today’s introduction of New Zealand’s first Smart Shuttle.The second stage of the ongoing Autonomous Vehicle (AV) trial on p...
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NZ Airports magazine April 2019

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Hamilton Airport - Massive upgrade planned for airport

The work, scheduled to start in early 2020, will take 12-18 months and will see a complete refurbishment of the terminal. The project will mean an improved departure area, new furniture, new floori...
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Airports Forum 21 August 2019

The next airports forum is on 21 August 2019 in Wellington
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SMS Workshop for Members 24 July 2019

There is an SMS workshop on 24 July for members at the Rydges Wellington Airport. Please contact Helen Hanify for more details helen.hanify@nzairports.co.nz
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New Zealand Wildlife Hazard management meeting, 20 June 2019

For details on the New Zealand Wildlife Hazard management meeting on 20 June 2019, please contact Elizabeth Civil civilecology@hotmail.com
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NZ Airports Annual Conference, 23-25 October 2019: REGISTER NOW

The 2019 NZ Airports annual conference will be held in Auckland from 23 - 25 October 2019. Further details available on the website here
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Virtual Reality for airport firefighters

A group of airport firefighters is firing up for emergency situations without any aircraft or firefighting gear!Christchurch Airport is the first in New Zealand to use custom designed Virtual Reali...
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How Virtual Reality is helping train Christchurch Airport’s Fire Service

The Airport Fire Service (AFS) is always at the ready to respond to emergencies across the airport campus. It’s not always easy to train for the situations they may face – like fighting fires i...
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Important win for six South Island tourism organisations

Six more South Island tourism organisations are about to get a valuable hand up to attract and do business with Chinese visitors.They have just been named as the latest participants of Christchurch...
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Women in Airports Network Launch

The AAA has launched a Women in Airports Network (WIAN) to create a community to support the advancement of women across all aspects of airport operations.The WIAN provides a forum to discuss caree...
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NZ Airports welcomes findings from EPA report

The New Zealand Airports Association (NZ Airports) welcomes the Environmental Protection Authority’s (EPA) report on PFOS (perfluorooctane sulfonate) firefighting foams which found no risk to the...
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Airside Safety Officer, Hawke's Bay Airport

You will be a key part of our Safety Management Leadership ensuring that at all times airside safety is maintained and any breaches are correctly documented and investigated. Your work will involve...
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Airport pricing regulation continuing to evolve well, says NZ Airports

The announcement today by Auckland Airport of discounts to airlines shows the current regulatory system is working and continuing to evolve based on input from both the regulator and airports, says...
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Auckland Airport to reduce prices to airlines

Auckland Airport has carefully considered the Commerce Commission’s final report on pricing and decided to reduce its charges to airlines by $33 million over the current five-year pricing period ...
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Innovation and sustainability in Queenstown Airport pavement project

The attached video shows how Queenstown Airport working with Downer NZ resurfaced the aircraft parking area using a new lower carbon asphalt If you’re on Facebook, here’s the link: https://www...
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Pavement and Lighting Forum, 14-16 May 2019, Melbourne

The Australian Airport Association Airfield Pavement and Lighting Forum is the pre-eminent event to attend for all those involved in pavements and airfield lighting projects at Australian and New Z...
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Don’t fly your drone like a turkey this Christmas

Drones make great Christmas gifts and are a lot of fun, but the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) is urging people not to toy with them. “If you receive a drone this Christmas, you become a pilot an...
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New Southern Sky Approach 19, 2- 3 April 2019

Following on from the hugely successful Approach 16 and Approach 18, Approach 19 has been confirmed for Tuesday, 2 April 2019 - Wednesday, 3 April 2019.This is likely to follow the same format as t...
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Working together for world-wide aviation

7 December is International Civil Aviation Day.The purpose of International Civil Aviation Day is to help generate and reinforce worldwide awareness of the importance of international civil aviatio...
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NZ Airports magazine November 2018

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Airports Association welcomes final pricing reports

The New Zealand Airports Association (NZ Airports) has welcomed the final reports released today by the Commerce Commission into airport pricing at Christchurch and Auckland.“Airports are subject...
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Auckland Airport to review ComCom Report

Section 53B review of FY18-22 pricingAuckland Airport has received the Commerce Commission’s final report on the company’s aeronautical pricing for the FY18-22 period.The Commerce Commission’...
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Chatham Islands Airport Receives Funding Support from the Provincial Growth Fund

The long awaited upgrade of New Zealand’s most remote regional airport moved one step closer last week when the Board of Chatham Island Airport Ltd signed an agreement with the Provincial Develop...
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Proposed noise boundary changes for Queenstown Airport realigned with other planning work

After considering community and stakeholder feedback regarding its proposed changes to Queenstown Airport’s noise boundaries, Queenstown Airport Corporation (QAC) will advance its Wanaka Airport ...
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Airport Safety Week 2018

Airport Safety Week is a safety campaign that is specifically tailored to engage with employees and contractors working on an aerodrome and is running from 15-19 October 2018.The campaign is a coll...
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Auckland Airport recognised globally for sustainability achievements

Auckland Airport continues to be recognised globally as a sustainable business, with its inclusion in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), announced yesterday, for the eighth consecutive year...
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PFOS discovered at Palmerston North Airport

An investigation of soil and surface water at locations at the Palmerston North Airport has revealed the presence of PFOS in all the samples analysed.Following confirmed per- and poly-fluoroalkyl s...
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Queenstown Airport thanks community and stakeholders for feedback on proposed noise changes

Queenstown Airport has thanked the community and key stakeholders for their participation in the airport’s recent public consultation on its proposed noise changes, which closed on 20 August.“W...
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2018 a year of records for Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport reports a financial year 2018 (ending 30 June 2018) which saw passenger numbers reach a record 6.87 million (up from 6.57m). Long-haul passenger numbers lead the way with growt...
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Whakatane: SAAB 340A service when runway work completed

Air Chathams advises that it will be utilising its SAAB 340A airliner to provide an introductory Auckland-Whakatāne scheduled flight service.The airline is waiting on the extension of Whakatāne A...
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CAPA New Zealand Aviation & Corporate Travel Summit

The CAPA New Zealand Aviation & Corporate Travel Summit will gather 200+ aviation and corporate travel experts including CEOs from airlines and airports across New Zealand and the Pacific Islan...
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Airports provide top value

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Auckland Airport appoints new Chair

Auckland Airport today announced that Dr Patrick Strange has been appointed Chair of the Board of Directors effective from 31 October 2018. Dr Strange succeeds Sir Henry van der Heyden who will ret...
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Auckland Airport completes major extension of international aircraft pier

Auckland Airport has recently launched an airport of the future interactive map showing the major projects underway and how the airport will evolve over the next 30 years https://corporate.auckland...
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Queenstown Airport begins public consultation on changes to air noise boundaries

Queenstown Airport Corporation (QAC) has commenced a five-week public consultation which seeks the community’s feedback on proposed changes to the current air noise boundaries for Queenstown Airp...
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NZ Airports Magazine July 2018

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Another first for the Christchurch-Guangzhou China Southern Airlines service

The very successful China Southern Airlines direct service between Guangzhou and Christchurch is about to record another first.The airline has just announced it will fly its new flagship aircraft t...
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Presentations and Notes from NZ Airports Briefing Session 27 June 2018

The presenters have made the attached presentations and speech notes available to attendees at the NZ Airports Briefing Session on Wednesday 27 June 2018.
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Airlines playing politics, say airports

New Zealand faces huge challenges to build infrastructure to meet the tourist boom, and airlines need to get on board, says the New Zealand Airports Association (NZ Airports).NZ Airports is a not-f...
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FINAL REPORT ON TRIAL SMART APPROACH FLIGHT PATH PUBLISHED

We wanted to take this opportunity to update you on the 2015–2016 Yellow U23 SMART Approach Flight Path Trial. Airways New Zealand, Auckland Airport and the Board of Airline Representatives New ...
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Airways Launches inaugural drone report

New Zealand’s drone services market is taking off but safety is a major concern according to a new state of the industry report released today by Airways. Based on a national survey of drone oper...
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Singapore Airlines about to bring a new aircraft to Christchurch

Christchurch Airport welcomes today’s announcement that Singapore Airlines will start flying the latest Airbus 350 to and from Christchurch next January.The airline has been a partner here for mo...
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“Iconic” new airport terminal for Tairāwhiti

The region’s ambitions to become a significant player in the national and international tourism market have taken a major step forward, with today’s confirmation of a new terminal for Gisborne ...
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Invercargill gets NZ's first digital air traffic control tower

Invercargill Airport will be the first airport in New Zealand to have its air traffic control tower replaced with a digital system operated from a remote location. Air Navigation Services Provider ...
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Wellington-Melbourne-Singapore Route Launched

Travellers can now fly with Singapore Airlines from Wellington to Asia via Melbourne with the first flight of an improved service arriving this Friday.Singapore Airlines has replaced its Canberra t...
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Pavement Technology Workshop 22 May Brisbane

The AAA's Pavement Technology Workshop features technical presentations and case studies focusing on specific and detailed airfield projects. It will also be the first opportunity to discuss resea...
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Auckland Airport - Section 53B review of FY18–FY22 prices

Auckland Airport has received the Commerce Commission’s draft report on the aeronautical prices set by the company for the period 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2022 (“PSE3”). The review is focusing ...
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Auckland Airport welcomes new flight to Chicago

Auckland Airport has welcomed the announcement by Air New Zealand that it will launch a direct, year-round service between Auckland and Chicago.From 30 November 2018 Air New Zealand will fly three ...
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Christchurch Airport wins on the world stage

Christchurch Airport has just been named one of the world’s best at the World Airport Awards in Stockholm.The awards are voted by air travellers, this year based on 13.82 million airport survey q...
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QLDC and QAC sign long-term lease for Wanaka Airport

Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) has confirmed that it has finalised the terms of a long-term lease with Queenstown Airport Corporation (QAC) for Wanaka Airport.The grant of the lease to QA...
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NZ Airports Magazine March 2018

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NZ-made driverless vehicle joins Christchurch trial

New Zealand’s first on-road testing of fully autonomous vehicles will change up a gear later this year with the inclusion of the first locally designed and built vehicle.The ohmio LIFT™ will hi...
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Air NZ pulls out of Kapiti Coast

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NZ Airports Forum 31 May 2018

The Airports Forum will be held at the Novotel Auckland Airport from 9am until 4pm.Please note the finishing time.  This is to include a session on planning for airports.  Further details to follow
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Auckland Airport welcomes new non-stop flight to Taipei

Auckland Airport has welcomed the announcement by Air New Zealand that it will launch a direct service to Taipei, Taiwan. From November 2018 Air New Zealand will commence three flights per week fr...
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OPS Swap Forum 23-24 May 2018, Brisbane Airport Conference Centre

Registration is now open.  Click here  for more information
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NZ Airports Annual Conference 24 - 26 October 2018

The 2018 NZ Airports Annual Conference will be in Dunedin on 24 -26 October.  Times above are indicative at this stage.Registration is now open.Click here for the conference website and to register.
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Christchurch Airport still NZ’s fastest growing entry point for Chinese visitors

Christchurch Airport is preparing for its strongest Chinese New Year everStatistics show the airport’s Chinese visitor arrivals grew by 59% in December. In that month alone, we added 2,144 more C...
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New Southern Sky Conference 2018, Auckland

‘Navigating Change – Positioned for Success’Register now for the second biennial New Southern Sky Conference in Auckland 15/16 May 2018. After the success of our inaugural conference in Auck...
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Busiest month ever at Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport recorded its busiest month ever in December. Statistics reveal the number of passengers through the terminal was the highest number for any month on record. Chief Aeronautica...
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Approach 18 Conference 20-21 March 2018

Save the date – don’t miss this opportunityThe successful Approach series is back in 2018. Following on from the success of Approach 16, this events will provide further information around the ...
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Queenstown Airport celebrates two millionth passenger milestone

Queenstown, New Zealand (20 December 2017) A Hamilton family of four travelling on NZ613 from Auckland to Queenstown made history today when they became Queenstown Airport’s two millionth passeng...
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NZ Airports Magazine October 2017

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Auckland Airport welcomes increased flights on Singapore to Auckland route

Auckland Airport has welcomed the announcement by Air New Zealand and Singapore Airlines that they will increase flights on the Singapore to Auckland route.Currently, Air New Zealand and Singapore ...
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NZ Airports Magazine July 2017

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Jetstar returns to Wellington-Queenstown route

Jetstar will operate between Wellington and Queenstown three times a week from March next year, providing travellers with a choice on the route for the first time since 2013.The airline will operat...
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Christchurch Airport wins coveted award for energy efficiency

Christchurch Airport has taken out the Efficiency Champion category of the Sustainable Business Network Awards after dramatically reducing its energy use and focusing on using cleaner energy source...
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2017 regulatory disclosure released - Auckland Airport

Auckland Airport has today released its regulatory performance summary for the 2017 financial year, as required by Part 4 of the Commerce Act 1986. This year’s disclosure represents the last 12 m...
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Alipay takes off in the South Island

Alipay, the world’s leading mobile and online payment platform operated by Ant Financial Services Group, is quickly expanding across the South Island as a Christchurch Airport project gains altit...
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China Southern Airlines flying high after first two years

The second anniversary of the South Island’s first direct service to mainland China is being celebrated, as passenger numbers rise and the service increases its frequency in response.China Southe...
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New sensor technology at Queenstown Airport provides real-time availability of car parking spaces

The next stage of Queenstown Airport’s parking improvements will be launched this summer, with newly installed sensor technology providing customers real-time information about the availability o...
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Global Aviation Upgrade Trial comes to Christchurch Airport

A trial to bring a global aviation navigation upgrade programme to the South Island has been announced in Christchurch today by Airways New Zealand, Board of Airline Representatives New Zealand (BA...
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Queenstown Airport adds to senior leadership team expanding its focus on customer experience

Queenstown Airport has welcomed experienced aviation professional Olivia Pierre to the senior leadership team this week as General Manager, Commercial and Customer Experience 
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Queenstown and Wanaka airports focus on safety as part of global Airport Safety Week

Queenstown and Wanaka airports will join airports and aviation-associated agencies around the globe to take part in Airport Safety Week, held 16-20 October 2017.
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Christchurch Airport has released its first Sustainability Report

Christchurch Airport has released its first Sustainability Report. The airport launched its Sustainability Strategy in March 2016. The Strategy is centred around the Maori concept of kaitiakitanga ...
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NZ Airports Awards 2017

AUCKLAND, PALMERSTON NORTH AND WELLINGTON SCOOP AIRPORT AWARDS
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Business Park Design Development and Transformation 2017

Take a look at the agenda now to see this year's speakers, sessions, case studies, workshops and exclusive offers.
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Media Release, 12 September 2017 - Support for local airports welcomed

 
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Important information about the New Southern Sky 2017 Roadshow

Do you operate IFR, or use controlled airspace? Or maybe you are just interested in the modernisation of New Zealand’s Aviation System?
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New $4m Strata Lounge for international passengers opens at Auckland Airport

As part of its major upgrade of the international departure experience, Auckland Airport has opened a new $4 million, 185-seat lounge for international passengers, known as the “Strata Lounge”.
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Profit lifts 50% at Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport (CIAL) has today announced increased net profit, revenue, and total declared dividends as a result of record passenger numbers and strong property growth.
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Auckland Airport awards $100,000 to growing tourism businesses

Auckland Airport has awarded two $50,000 grants to regional tourism groups as part of its fifth annual round of Tourism Development Grants.  
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Daily flights to China a big boost for the South Island

The partnership between Christchurch Airport and China Southern Airlines is going from strength to strength and helping boost tourism and trade for the South Island.
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Queenstown Airport seeks community views on its 30-year Master Plan options

With strong passenger numbers expected to continue, Queenstown Airport Corporation (QAC) has undertaken the development of a Master Plan which lays out three options to provide for and manage growt...
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Airports Master Planning Good Practice Guide

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NZ’s local airports need urgent government help - Linking the Long White Cloud

As many as 12 airports up and down New Zealand face an uncertain future under funding pressures, a new paper released today by the New Zealand Airports Association (NZ Airports) has found.
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Leadership team change - Auckland Airport

Auckland Airport has today announced a change to its executive team with Judy Nicholl, general manager aeronautical operations, to leave the company in October 2017 to become the chief executive of...
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Media Release - Air Capacity Agreement with China is Hugely Positive, 26 Nov 2014

The New Zealand Airports Association congratulates the Chinese and New Zealand governments on the doubling of air service capacity announced today by Transport Minister Hon Simon Bridges...
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Review of Domestic and International Passenger Security Charges 2011

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NZ Airports Magazine Edition 10

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