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2019 TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Awards

5 Apr 2019

TripAdvisor, the global travel reviews website has announced the winners of the 2019 Travellers Choice Awards, with Singapore Airlines taking out the Top Airline position and Qatar Airways coming in second.
The awards are determined based on the quantity and ... Read more

Air New Zealand Dreamliner Premium Economy

27 Nov 2017

We travelled to Auckland in premium economy onboard Air New Zealand’s state of the art dreamliner. The premium economy cabin on this plane is quite small with just  21 seats, arranged in 3 rows in a 2-3-2 configuration. The small ... Read more

Air New Zealand Auckland Business Class Lounge

Air New Zealand Auckland Business Class Lounge

21 Nov 2017

We checked in to the Air New Zealand Business Class lounge in Auckland on our way home. (You can read our review of Air New Zealand Business Class here)
Opened in 2015, Air New Zealand’s flagship lounge in  Auckland is ... Read more

Air New Zealand Premium Economy

29 Aug 2016

Most passengers agree that Air New Zealand’s Premium Economy is a great product overall, but it is a bit of a mixed bag in terms of what’s offered across the different aircraft in their fleet.  Universally, Premium Economy passengers will ... Read more

Air New Zealand Auckland Lounge

25 Aug 2016

Hours – 4:30am until last departure
Location – Level 1 of the International Terminal, after Security
Access – Business Class passengers, Gold and Elite Airpoints members, Koru members, Koru or Elite Partner members flying on a Singapore Airlines flight with ... Read more

Air New Zealand opens new Brisbane lounge

17 Mar 2016

Air New Zealand welcomed the first guests to its new lounge yesterday at Brisbane International Airport.
Located on the upper level next to Gate 81 (a prime location that wraps the corner of the terminal) it’s been architecturally designed and ... Read more

Air New Zealand brings Dreamliner to Honolulu

23 Nov 2015

Air New Zealand are upping the ante in a big way on their popular Auckland-Honolulu service.  Effective 10May16, the 787-9 Dreamliner will be introduced on the route, replacing the current 767-300’s and increasing capacity by almost 20%.  The good news ... Read more

Air New Zealand Sydney Lounge Review

14 Nov 2014

Ratings:
Seating: 6/10
Food: 7/10
Beverages: 7/10
Family facilities: 8/10

Overall: 7/10
Note: the lounge is currently temporary and reduced in size whilst they are renovating. The below review is from travel in August 2014.
Velocity Gold and Platinum ... Read more

Air NZ Business Class 777-300 Review

18 Aug 2014

Ratings:
Seat: 8/10
Food: 7/10
Service: 8.5/10
AVOD: 7/10
Lounges: 7.5/10
Overall: 8/10
Air NZ are a fantastic business class option for Velocity frequent flyers. With approximately 440 status credits up for grabs , ... Read more