A Virgin Australia flight due to land in Dunedin this evening
has landed safely after being diverted to Christchurch
because of an ''engineering issue''.
Dunedin International Airport's new chief executive, Richard
Roberts, may have his roots in the United Kingdom - but his
heart is firmly in Otago.
Parking fees at Dunedin International Airport are to climb to
The Dunedin City Council and the Otago Regional Council
should get together to underwrite air services to Dunedin, an
aviation expert says.
Dunedin is a ''laughing stock'' over a proposal to launch an
independent airline, Dunedin International Airport Ltd
chairman Stuart McLauchlan says.
Dunedin businesses are suffering from what they say is a poor
domestic air service that is not helping economic
In a blow to Dunedin's travel and tourism industry, direct
flights to and from Sydney and Melbourne this summer have
The approach to Dunedin International Airport is about to
become prettier, with new landscaping on Miller Rd.
Dunedin International Airport chief executive John McCall is
considering the implications of the Government's decision to
authorise a transtasman alliance between Air New Zealand and
Renting a budget hire car is now cheaper than hiring a taxi
from Dunedin International Airport into the central city, as
taxi fares climb towards the $100 mark for the one-way, 30km
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