Media releases 2017

July 2017

21 July 2017 - Air New Zealand takes off for downtown Tokyo

18 July 2017 - Air New Zealand - a year in the air

12 July 2017 - New Zealand takes viewers on 'A Fantastical Journey' in latest safety video

7 July 2017 - Air New Zealand introduces smart passport service

June 2017

14 June 2017 - Fine Wines selection unveiled for 2017

9 June 2017 - All Blacks apprentices named

6 June 2017 - Air New Zealand secures US Navy engine overhaul contracts

6 June 2017 - Air New Zealand Australasia's #1 airline again

1 June 2017 - Air New Zealand boosts Samoa route

May 2017

26 May 2017 - Air New Zealand 'Sheeran' the fun

24 May 2017 - Air New Zealand unveils new Palmerston North lounge

23 May 2017 - Juneyo Airlines becomes first airline to expand Star Alliance network under connecting partner model

22 May 2017 - Air New Zealand launches global search for All Blacks Apprentices

17 May 2017 - Is this the future of inflight service?

13 May 2017 - Star Alliance celebrates 20 years of Connecting people and cultures new strategic focus unveiled

13 May 2017 - Star Alliance launches 20th anniversary mileage competition

12 May 2017 - Air New Zealand thanks mums for their high-flying efforts

8 May 2017 - Air New Zealand opens expansive new Melbourne lounge

5 May 2017 - Air New Zealand: the country's most attractive employer

4 May 2017 - Air New Zealand recognised for corporate social responsibility

1 May 2017 - Rt Hon John Key joining the Board of Air New Zealand

April 2017

26 April 2017 - Air New Zealand has #1 reputation on both sides of the Tasman

21 April 2017 - Air New Zealand welcomes report on native forestry offset options

20 April 2017 - Air New Zealand wins prestigious award for Communications

12 April 2017 - Airpoints members donate 80,000 Airpoints Dollars™ in record time

11 April 2017 - Air New Zealand takes top honours at TripAdvisor's Travellers' Choice Awards for airlines

10 April 2017 - Extra flights for Hawke's Bay Marathon

6 April 2017 - Additional Dunedin-Auckland jet service

5 April 2017 - Air New Zealand unveils spacious new seat design

March 2017

31 March 2017 - Air New Zealand farewells Boeing 767

24 March 2017 - Air New Zealand's 75th exhibition hits millionth milestone

22 March 2017 - Rewards on every room as Air New Zealand and Expedia team up

16 March 2017 - Biofuel RFI update

15 March 2017 - Air New Zealand introduces Dreamliner on Adelaide route

9 March 2017 - Australian and NZ airlines to form new aviation industry group

8 March 2017 - Air New Zealand brings sustainability experts to Gisborne

1 March 2017 - Air New Zealand’s 75th exhibition extends its southern stay

February 2017

28 February 2017 - Air New Zealand welcomes four new Airpoints™ partners

28 February 2017 - Air New Zealand and Cathay Pacific extend alliance

23 February 2017 - Air New Zealand announces second largest interim result and maintains strong dividend

22 February 2017 - More Kiwi kids set to fly thanks to Airpoints™ for Schools

3 February 2017 - Wine Flight back for second vintage

2 February 2017 - Meet Oscar, Air New Zealand’s Artificial Intelligence–backed chatbot

January 2017

31 January 2017 - Air New Zealand 737 cockpit joins 75th exhibition

26 January 2017 - Air India joins fellow Star Alliance carriers at Heathrow Terminal 2

23 January 2017 - Major milestones for Air New Zealand's mobile app

20 January 2017 - Million passenger milestone for Queenstown