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Air New Zealand - Airline Information
Air New Zealand, New Zealand's flag carrier, is based primarily in Auckland, New Zealand. It has been a member of the Star Alliance group of airlines since 1999. The airline has made internet sales its primary sales medium, abolished travel agents' commissions and added fees for agent, telephone and counter sales. Air New Zealand flies to 26 destinations in New Zealand, including Christchurch, Auckland, Wellington and Queenstown. Internationally, Air New Zealand flies to destinations within Europe, the Americas and Asia, including London, Los Angeles and Vancouver.
Air New Zealand offers Tasman and Pacific Fares for travellers wishing to travel with the airline from Australia to New Zealand and Pacific Islands including the Cook Islands. These fares are sold as one way fares and there is a choice between flexible fares and cheaper Smartsaver fares, which have more travel restrictions on them. The fares are available for travellers from Perth, Sydney, Melbourne, the Gold Coast, Adelaide, Cairns and Brisbane.
Air New Zealand operates a number of aircraft including the Boeing 777-290, 747-400 and the 767-300 as well as the Airbus A320.
Air New Zealand InflightOn flights between Australia and New Zealand, Business, Pacific Premium Economy and Economy Class fares are available.
Business ClassBusiness Premier is Air New Zealandís long haul business class service. Seats convert into fully flat beds and contain an ottoman that can double as a seat for a visitor. Personal entertainment systems are available, and contain content suitable for all ages. All travellers have seats with direct access to the aisle.
Business class on trans-tasman flights offer wide seats with a comfortable recline. A high standard of meal and beverage service is offered, including premium New Zealand wines.
Business class is not available on domestic flights within New Zealand.
Pacific Premium EconomyPacific Premium Economy is available on Air New Zealandís 747 and 777 flights when travelling long haul. The seats recline 50% further than those in the Economy cabin and offer substantial legroom. Self service refreshment areas and cocktails supplement the meal service offered (available to long haul passengers only). A priority check in service is also available.
Pacific Premium Economy is also available on trans-tasman flights, providing a similar service to the long haul flights.
Economy ClassOn long haul flights, meals and beverages are complimentary, including a glass of New Zealand wine with meals. Personal television screens are available at each seat for the entertainment of passengers. Kids packs are also available to entertain the younger travellers, with characters featured depicting native New Zealand animals.
On flights between Australia and New Zealand, a complimentary meal and beverage service is available, with entertainment provided via a main screen showing movies and sport, and an audio service offering a selection of channels.
For travellers flying domestically within New Zealand, snacks and beverages appropriate to the time of day will be provided.
Air New Zealand - Airpoints Frequent FlyerAirpoints is the frequent flyer programme of Air New Zealand. There are three levels in the programme including Silver, Gold & Gold Elite. Each tier has various benefits such as priority checkin and seating and lounge access. Airpoints dollars are redeemable on any available seat on any Air New Zealand flight, giving them the flexibility of cash. Dollars can be earned through flights with Air New Zealand and with their travel and non-travel partners.
Air New Zealand also operates the Koru Club, with membership available for purchase. Benefits of membership including dedicated check in counters in Auckland, Dunedin, Wellington and Christchurch, and the use of business class check in at other airports when travelling with the airline. Additional benefits are access to airport lounges and complimentary membership of Airpoints.
Source: www.airnewzealand.com.au, 11/07/08...
Top destinations for this airline include Albany,
Round the World,
For more information go to http://www.airnz.com.au or contact them at; Suite 1819,
Australia Square Tower,
264 George Street,
SYDNEY NSW 2000
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