Media releases 2016

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December 2016

16 December 2016 - Air New Zealand consolidates Norfolk Island routes

14 December 2016 - Air New Zealand’s latest safety video through Northland’s most spectacular sights 

1 December 2016 - Air New Zealand sings out for carol equality with a Kiwi remix of a Christmas classic

November 2016

16 November 2016 - Air New Zealand Airband™ Innovation of the Year

October 2016

25 October 2016 - Air New Zealand scoops two industry innovation awards

August 2016

23 August 2016 - All Blacks captain signs on as Air New Zealand ambassador

22 August 2016 - Air New Zealand to increase its premium seating offering

July 2016

29 July 2016 - Fine wines of New Zealand revealed

21 July 2016 - Air New Zealand heads to Hollywood for its latest safety video

20 July 2016 - Michael Meredith teams up with Peter Gordon as Air New Zealand's new consultant chef

19 July 2016 - Air New Zealand pioneers gate to gate use of bluetooth devices onboard its fleet

13 July 2016 - Star Alliance Los Angeles lounge wins Skytrax award two years running 

May 2016

27 May 2016 - Air New Zealand trials world leading robotic technology

March 2016 

24 March 2016 - Air New Zealand goes daily on Houston service

1 March 2016 - Star Alliance improves customer experience at Los Angeles Tom Bradley international terminal

February 2016

24 February 2016 - Air New Zealand to 3d print its own Aircraft interior parts

4 February 2016 - Air New Zealand appoints new chief people officer

4 February 2016 - Wine flight to take off