Popular Airlines Share: Share on Facebook Share on twitter Share on google + Share on email Print this article Air New Zealand story by: House of Travel New Zealand's national airline, provides flights from NZ to domestic points around NZ including Grab a Seat fares, Australia, the Pacific Islands and a number of longhaul destination points in Asia, North America and UK/Europe. QUICK FACTS Name: Air New Zealand Departs from: International - Auckland/Wellington/Christchurch Domestic - Domestic Airports throughout the country Departure days: Daily Number of years in New Zealand: Air New Zealand originated in 1940 when its forerunner airline, Tasman Empire Airways Limited (TEAL) was incorporated. In April 1965 TEAL was renamed to Air New Zealand. Meals: All Meals are provided on Long-haul flights. Australia/Pacific Honolulu & Bali routes offer products where meals can be purchased (depending on type of fare purchased). Rewards Program: Airpoints Service Classes: Air New Zealand offers excellent service with their Economy, and for more space the Premium Economy and Business Premier. Long-haul Experience: Flying long-haul with Air New Zealand is an experience to savour. With best in class comfort on our 777-200 services and revolutionary innovations on our 787-9 and 777-300 aircraft, we’ll ensure you arrive at your destination rested, relaxed and refreshed. Code Share Partners: A member of the Star Alliance group Grab a Seat: Grab a Seat are among Air New Zealand’s cheapest domestic airfares and are available to book on houseoftravel.co.nz. Simply look for Grab a Seat under the fare type on the search results page when searching for fares on houseoftravel.co.nz to identify Grabaseat airfares. House of Travel Online and Air NZ mPass We’re pleased to confirm that Air NZ bookings made on www.houseoftravel.co.nz can benefit from all of the features of Air NZ’s mobile “mPass” application. Your booking will appear automatically on your Air NZ mPass display if you entered your Airpoints number with the booking, or you can simply link mPass to your bookings by entering your name and the Air NZ reference shown on your HOT e-itinerary. mPass lets you: • View updated details of your Air NZ flight bookings • Check in directly at the departure gate if you are travelling without bags • mPass is your electronic boarding pass • View airpoints account information • If you’re a Koru member, mPass enables entry to the Koru Lounge ECONOMY Take a load off with our ultra-comfortable new Economy seats. The slim-line back creates a sense of spaciousness and the sculpted upholstering provides greater comfort for long flights, while the flexible headrest offers support when it’s time for some shut-eye. Enjoy the fresh flavours of fine New Zealand food and wine with Air New Zealand’s world-renowned menus. You'll enjoy a dining experience full of super fresh ingredients and flavours and an extensive range of premium New Zealand wines to complement each meal. Packed with more than 150 movies and 800 TV episodes, you’ll enjoy stacks of new releases, great Kiwi titles and more. The intuitive navigation on the 9” HD touch screen makes it a breeze to search for old favourites or discover new ones. You’ll also enjoy shared in-seat power and a USB connection for your favourite devices. ECONOMY SKYCOUCH The award-winning Skycouch™ gives you the freedom to choose how you fly. It easily converts into a flat surface for rest, relaxation and play, giving families or space-seekers the flexibility to travel in a way never before possible in Economy. The Skycouch™ is a trio of three Economy seats that together create a flexible space for whatever you want it to be - to relax and stretch out in, or for the kids to use as a play area. It’s like having your very own couch on the plane. By booking this three-wide seat space, you really can get the most from your long-haul flying experience. PREMIUM ECONOMY For the Boeing 787-9 Premium Economy cabins, Air New Zealand has customised a beautifully comfortable ink coloured luxury leather seat with generous armrests, a leg rest and foot support. Seats have a 41” pitch, 9” recline and width of 19.3” with a 5” wide armrest. Our menus are full of fresh, high quality ingredients, delivering deliciously satisfying flavours with a modern Kiwi twist. We also offer a wide selection of premium New Zealand wines to complement each meal. The extensive wine list features some of New Zealand’s most awarded winemakers and the country’s best loved wine varietals, selected by top wine consultants. There’s no time to be bored with this next generation entertainment system at your fingertips. It redefines the possibilities of inflight entertainment. It's interactive, immersive and packed with clever new features and a wealth of fresh content to keep you absorbed throughout the flight. BUSINESS PREMIER You’ll find the best sleep in the sky right here. Business Premier cabins feature Air New Zealand’s signature chalk coloured luxurious leather lie-flat bed, complete with an indulgent memory foam mattress, a cosy duvet and two full size pillows. It doesn’t get more comfortable than this. Consulting chef Peter Gordon has worked his magic with Air New Zealand’s world-renowned menus to treat Business Premier customers to exquisitely fresh, innovative creations. There's an extensive collection of award-winning New Zealand wines to complement each meal. If you're travelling as a couple you can also dine together using the ottoman on the other side of the table to create two facing seats. Our extraordinary new inflight entertainment system makes time fly by. The 11” HD capacitive touch screen is seamlessly integrated into the seats in Business Premier. It’s packed with fresh content, including movies, TV shows, games and interactive functionality, that will keep you immersed for hours. Plus, there's in-seat power and a USB port for your favourite devices. As a Business Premier customer, you’ll enjoy exclusive services such as premium check-in, courtesy lounge entry, on-board amenity kits, premium headphones, complimentary bottled water, personalised inflight service and priority baggage upon arrival. We’re here for whatever you need. 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