South Australia Tourism Council: Adelaide international seats up 67% since Apr-2011

26 October, 2017

South Australia Tourism Council (SATC) reported (26-Oct-2017) Air New Zealand's deployment of Boeing 787-9 equipment on Auckland-Adelaide service means international seat numbers into Adelaide have increase by 67% since Apr-2011. Air New Zealand operates between four and six frequencies per week between Auckland and Adelaide. The 787-9 will now be used for three of these frequencies, adding approximately 400 seats per week, an increase of 25%. Air New Zealand will operated the 787-9 throughout the peak season, up to Mar-2018. [more - original PR]