Air New Zealand Flies Dreamliner To Honolulu, Plans Buenos Aires Upgrade

Air New Zealand’s has completed the first transpacific flight of its Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, with the arrival of the advanced composite jet in Honolulu from Auckland for the first time yesterday. The Star Alliance carrier also took the opportunity to reveal Buenos Aires as its newest destination to be served by its flagship aircraft. Dreamliner … Continue reading

Air New Zealand Takes Delivery Of First Dreamliner

Air New Zealand has taken delivery of its (and the world’s) first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, clad in a striking, limited-edition all-black livery. The aircraft was handed over to the airline at a celebratory event in Seattle featuring chart-topping American country rock group The Band Perry and will make the transpacific flight to Auckland today as … Continue reading

London (Heathrow) Terminal 2 Open For Operations

London’s Heathrow International Airport, one of the busiest air hubs in the world, marked a milestone in its revitalization today with the opening of the newly-rebuilt Terminal 2. Passengers onboard United Airlines flight UA 958, arriving from Chicago at 0543 hrs this morning, were the first to utilize the facility, dubbed The Queen’s Terminal in … Continue reading

Jetstar Drops Auckland For Fukuoka

Australian low cost carrier Jetstar has elected to adjust its flying network from Singapore, launching a new Fukuoka service and dropping the current Auckland flight. Daily Singapore – Bangkok – Fukuoka Beginning 26 June 2014, flight 3K509 departs Singapore at 2250 hrs, arriving in Bangkok at 0020 hrs the next day, before taking off again … Continue reading

Scoot Reveals Dreamliner Details

Singapore-based low cost carrier Scoot has revealed details of its upcoming Boeing 787 Dreamliner fleet, ahead of the delivery of its first jet later this year and a shift to an all-Boeing 787 fleet by the middle of 2015 to take advantage of its improved fuel efficiency. The airline will fly 10 B787-8s and 10 B787-9s … Continue reading