Media releases 2017

See here for information on our 2016 media releases.

August 2017

25 August 2017 - LA launch for Air New Zealand's first ever global brand campaign

22 August 2017 - Air New Zealand and CommBank explore the future of travel with social robots

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

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

May 2017

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

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

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

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

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

April 2017

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

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

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

March 2017

31 March 2017 - Air New Zealand farewells Boeing 767

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

February 2017

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

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

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

January 2017

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