Media Releases

Welcome to Air New Zealand's Online Media Center. Here are our most recent media releases.

August 2015
  • Aug
    Air New Zealand Announces Record Annual Result

    Air New Zealand has today announced its 2015 annual result with normalised earnings[i] before taxation of $496 million for the 2015 financial year, an increase of 49 percent on the prior year. Statutory earnings before taxation were $474 million, while statutory net profit after taxation was $327 million, an increase of 24 percent.

  • Aug
    Air New Zealand Men in Black Safety Defenders a crowd pleaser

     With around 3.2 million people watching it online every day, Air New Zealand’s latest safety video Men in Black Safety Defenders is well on its way to becoming the airline’s most popular to date with 12.9 million online views recorded in the four days since its release.

  • Aug
    Air New Zealand teams up with All Blacks for out of this world Men in Black safety video

    Air New Zealand has teamed up with the All Blacks and an all-star line-up of international rugby greats to tackle the airline’s latest on board safety video, Men in Black Safety Defenders.

June 2015
  • Jun
    Star Alliance LAX Lounge wins Skytrax Award

    Voted Best Alliance Lounge. 13 Star Alliance carriers receive 27 awards.

March 2015
  • Mar
    Air New Zealand to launch Apple Watch app

    Air New Zealand will soon become one of the first New Zealand companies to launch an app for the highly anticipated Apple Watch™.