Air New Zealand launches Auckland-Invercargill service

25 August, 2019

Air New Zealand launched (26-Aug-2019) Auckland-Invercargill service on 26-Aug-2019, with A320 equipment. Outgoing Air New Zealand CEO Christopher Luxon stated: "We know the Southland community has been asking for a direct service for some time" and "the service will support Southland's tourism ambitions, as well as the ability to transport an extra 500 tonnes of goods a year from Invercargill to Auckland and beyond". [more - original PR]