Awards

2016

Airline of the Year - AirlineRatings.com

World’s Best Premium Economy Class – SkyTrax World Airline Awards

World’s Best Premium Economy Class Airline Seat - SkyTrax World Airline Awards

International Airline of the Year – Roy Morgan Customer Satisfaction Awards

Domestic Airline of the Year – Roy Morgan Customer Satisfaction Awards

Best Major Event of the Year for Air New Zealand Queenstown International Marathon

Best Partnership for an Event for Air New Zealand Queenstown International Marathon with IRONMAN Oceania – New Zealand Event Awards

Best Exhibition of the Year for 75th Anniversary Exhibit – New Zealand Event Awards

Number one corporate reputation in New Zealand – Colmar Brunton Corporate Reputation Index

New Zealand’s most reputable company – AMR NZ Corporate Reputation Index

Eco Airline of the Year – Air Transport World

Business leadership for Air New Zealand’s Sustainability Programme – Green Ribbon Awards

2015

Airline of the Year – AirlineRatings.com

World’s Best Premium Economy Class – SkyTrax World Airline Awards

Best Premium Economy Class Airline Seat - SkyTrax World Airline Awards

Best Premium Economy Class Onboard Catering - SkyTrax World Airline Awards

Australasia’s Leading Airline – World Travel Awards

Australasia’s Leading Airport Lounge for the Air New Zealand Lounge at Christchurch International Airport – World Travel Awards

Number one corporate reputation in New Zealand – Colmar Brunton Corporate Reputation Index

Christopher Luxon Executive of the Year – Deloitte Top 200 Awards

Rob McDonald Chief Financial Officer of the Year – Deloitte Top 200 Awards

Christopher Luxon Supportive CEO Award – NZ HR Awards

2014

Winner - Business Class Airline – The Guardian (UK) Travel Awards

New Zealand Company of the Year – Deloitte Top 200 Awards

Airline of the Year – AirlineRatings.com

Best Premium Economy Class – AirlineRatings.com

Best Premium Economy Class – Skytrax World Airline Awards

Best Premium Economy Class Seats – Skytrax World Airline Awards

2013

Winner - Global Tourism Business Award – World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) Tourism for Tomorrow Awards

Silver - Top Airline – Wanderlust Travel Readers’ Awards

Australasia’s Leading Airline –  World Travel Awards

Australasia’s Leading Airline Lounge (Christchurch International Airport) – World Travel Awards

2012

Best Value Long-Haul Airline – Sunday Times Travel Value for Money Awards

Best Long-Haul Airline – Which? Reader Awards

Winner - Best Site for Travellers: airnewzealand.co.nz – NetGuide Web Awards

Winner - Airline of the Year – Air Transport World

Bronze - Top Airline – Wanderlust Readers' Travel Awards

Most Attractive Employer – Randstad Award

Winner - Best Presented Business Class wine list – Cellars in the Sky Awards

Third - Best Business Class fortified or sweet wine – Cellars in the Sky Awards

Winner - Z Energy Transport Award – EECA Awards

Winner - Supreme Award – EECA Awards

2011

New Zealand In-house legal team of the year – The ALB - Australasian Law Awards

Winner - Air New Zealand Technical Operations – Aviation Week global MRO of the Year Award

Winner - Best Airline Australia / Pacific – Skytrax World Airline Awards

Winner - World's Best Premium Economy Class Airline [B777-300] – Skytrax World Airline Awards

Winner - World's Best Premium Economy Class Airline Catering [B777-300] – Skytrax World Airline Awards

Best Business Class Red – Cellars in the Sky Awards

Best Presented Wine List – Cellars in the Sky Awards

Gold - Furniture - Skycouch™ – New Zealand Best Design Awards

Gold - Furniture - Spaceseat™ – New Zealand Best Design Awards

Winner - Red Dot Product Design - Spaceseat™ – Red Dot Awards (GER)

Honourable Mention - Red Dot Product Design - SkyCouch – Red Dot Awards (GER)

Gold - long-haul Design Research – IDSA (IDEA) Awards (US)

Silver- SkyCouch - Industrial furniture, fixtures and lighting – IDSA (IDEA) Awards (US)

Bronze- long-haul Cabin Interior - automotive interiors and exteriors – IDSA (IDEA) Awards (US)

Winner - Passenger Comfort - SkyCouch – Crystal Cabin Awards (GER)

Winner - Best Furniture Design - Skycouch™ – Designweek Awards (UK)

Winner - Best Air Style: Premium Economy - Spaceseat™ – Wallpaper* Design Awards

Winner - Full Service Airline category – Aviation Awards Asia

Winner - Ad Award – Air Transport World

Silver - Sales Generation / Promotion: Airpoints Magazine – RSVP

Silver - Customer Engagement: Airpoints Magazine – RSVP

Gold - Production and Fulfilment: Airpoints Magazine – Nexus Awards

Bronze - Media and/or Channel Utilisation: Airpoints Magazine – Nexus Awards

Bronze - Media and/or Channel Utilisation: Air New Zealand on Foursquare – Nexus Awards

Silver - CRM and Data Management: Airpoints Magazine – Nexus Awards

Most Attractive Employer – Randstad Award

2010

Favourite Long-Haul Leisure Airline – Condé Nast Traveller Reader's Awards

Best Airline – Which? Awards

Best Airline Australia/Pacific – Skytrax Awards

Staff Service Excellence Award for the Australia / Pacific region – Skytrax Awards

Winner - Airline of the Year – Air Transport World

CFO of the Year - Rob McDonald – Ernst & Young