Qantas subsidiary and budget airline Jetstar's domestic launch in New Zealand - offering seats for possibly 30% more passengers into Queenstown - is expected to prompt a domestic price war in the months ahead.
A commuter plane has crashed into a suburban Buffalo home and erupted in flames, killing all 48 people aboard and one person on the ground, authorities say.
Air New Zealand has followed up on its suspension of trans-Tasman services from Hamilton by cutting its Dunedin-Sydney service for six months.
Pilots flying in and out of Wellington may be forced to change course with the construction of a new windfarm.
A huge team of searchers and specialists descended on southern France at first light today to assist in the aftermath of the Air New Zealand Airbus crash.
Officials have confirmed that the missing Civil Aviation Authority inspector on board the Air New Zealand Airbus A320 that plunged into the Mediterranean Sea was Jeremy Cook.
An aviation enthusiast in France who monitored radio traffic at the time the Air New Zealand Airbus crash killed seven people said shortly afterwards on a website that the incident sent shivers up his spine.
The crash of an Air New Zealand Airbus A320 off the coast of France today ranked lowly on the list of bad air disasters in terms of casualties.
Prime Minister John Key has expressed his condolences to those who lost loved ones in the plane crash off the coast of France and said the Government will do all it can do to assist.
The Airbus A320 aircraft is one of the world's safest and most reliable passenger jets, an aviation expert says.
An Air New Zealand flight made an emergency landing in Palmerston North today.
A Qantas jet "piggybacked" an Air New Zealand flight across the Pacific Ocean overnight, after its weather radar stopped working.
Air New Zealand estimates it will save millions in fuel bills and CO2 emissions with new technology fitted to its aircraft.
A United States Air Force Globemaster was back on the ground in Christchurch tonight after a pioneering round trip flight to Antarctica today, the pilots using night vision goggles to land in the dark at McMurdo Sound.
Air New Zealand is tonight running a flight to San Francisco which it says can result in an estimated 4400 litres of fuel savings and 11 tonnes fewer of carbon dioxide emissions.
An airline promoting changes to its domestic flight check-in process wants to pay people $1000 each to have their heads shaved and tattooed with advertising.
Air New Zealand has been told to make urgent changes to its operations and maintenance of its eight long-haul Boeing 777 aircraft in the wake of shock findings from a crash in Britain.
A Christchurch-bound flight turned back to Nelson when a warning light came on this morning.
Two small planes collided in midair and crashed in central England, killing five people, emergency workers said.