Media releases 2017

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April 2017

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

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