11 AUGUST 2014
BTN also goes out by email every Sunday night at midnight (UK time). To view this edition click here.
The Business Travel News
PO Box 758
Edgware HA8 4QF
+44 (0)20 8952 8383
© 2019 Business Travel News Ltd.
Some 14 years since it acquired a 25% stake in Air New Zealand (which it lost when the New Zealand government bailed out the airline) Singapore Airlines is once again in partnership with the State carrier. The New Zealand Minister of Transport has given the approval of a tie-up.
Both airlines are part of Star Alliance.
The association will lead to increased flight frequency between Singapore and New Zealand and provide other consumer benefits, such as improved connections through reciprocal codeshare ties. The Competition Commission of Singapore had earlier given its OK.
As part of the arrangement Air New Zealand will fly the Auckland – Singapore route again and Singapore Airlines will operate the Airbus A380 to New Zealand for the first time. www.singaporeair.com www.airnewzealand.com
All comments are filtered to exclude any excesses but the Editor does not have to agree with what is being said. 100 words maximum
No one has commented yet, why don't you start the ball rolling?