Sydney Airport partners with Qantas Airways to trial new biometric technology that will enable customers to have a seamless travel experience using facial recognition.
AIR NEW ZEALAND
Impossible Foods has been pioneers at creating plant based meat that cooks, smells and taste like the real thing. The food innovator partners with Air New Zealand to introduce the world’s first vegan burger to be served on board.
Air New Zealand (NZ – Star Alliance) introduces the world’s biometric self service bag drop off terminals.
The International Aviation Transport Authority (IATA) announced that Alaska Airlines achieved “Platinum” status in its Fast Travel Program.
Air New Zealand
Air New Zealand Limited is the national carrier and airline for New Zealand. It was found in 1940 and is based in Auckland International Airport (AKL). At the time of operations, the IATA airline code was TE.
As of March 2015, the airline operates flights to 25 domestic and 26 international destinations in 15 countries across 4 continents. It joined as a member of StarAlliance in 1999.
Today we celebrate 75 years of this Oceanic airline.
Boeing has so far delivered 787 -9 aircrafts to four airlines, All Nippon Airways (IATA Airline Code – NH), Air New Zealand (NZ), United Airlines (UA), and Virgin Atlantic Airways (VC). Two other airlines are soon to join this league. They are American Airlines (AA) and Air Canada (AC) both with delivery scheduled for Q1 2015. Today, we will spend time introducing the 787-9 program and perform a competitive analysis of the airlines using this variant.
Traditionally, Cyber Monday sales do not extend to the airline industry. As popularity and importance of this day increases, airlines are joining the party to offer some type of sales. Here is a summary of what’s available. Feel free to submit deals that’s not on this list.
We just updated the post with information from Air New Zealand and Alitalia.