Air New Zealand soars in TripAdvisor's Travellers' Choice Awards

Millions of travellers around the world have recognised Air New Zealand's products and uniquely Kiwi service, awarding the airline wins in TripAdvisor's Travellers' Choice® Awards.

Air New Zealand's Premium Economy product has been awarded Best Premium Economy Class in the World for the third consecutive year, and the airline has also been awarded Best Airline in the South Pacific and Oceania for the third year running.

Air New Zealand was also recognised in the following categories:

a) Best Business Class – South Pacific and Oceania
b) Best Premium Economy - South Pacific and Oceania
c) Best Economy – South Pacific and Oceania
d) Top 10 Airline in the World

The awards are determined by the quantity and quality of TripAdvisor traveller reviews and ratings submitted over the past 12 months.

Air New Zealand Chief Marketing and Customer Officer Mike Tod says the airline is committed to continually enhancing the travel experience and it's hugely gratifying to receive these awards as a direct result of feedback from its customers.

"Our people work incredibly hard to deliver a seamless journey and it's terrific our innovative product and warm service has been recognised with wins in all of our three cabin classes.

"Air New Zealand is a customer-first airline, and we've recently announced a number of improvements to offer travellers a more personalised and connected trip, including free Wi-Fi on all enabled international aircraft."

Bryan Salzburg, president of TripAdvisor Flights, Cruise and Car congratulated Air New Zealand for being named a Travellers' Choice Airlines winner.

"This prestigious award recognises travellers' favourite airlines worldwide based on review data from our global community and is testament to outstanding service, world-renowned quality and amazing value.

The Air New Zealand team should be proud of their award, as travellers around the globe have said this airline is among their preferred carriers when choosing to fly."


Issued by Air New Zealand Communications.

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