Articles by: Dan News

Boeing, Ethiopian Airlines Announce Order for 20 737 MAX 8s

Boeing, Ethiopian Airlines Announce Order for 20 737 MAX 8s

Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines today announced an order for 20 737 MAX 8s. The order, previously unidentified on the Boeing Orders & Deliveries website, is worth more than $2.1 billion at list prices and also includes options and purchase rights for a further 15 737 MAX 8s. The order represents the largest single Boeing order by number of airplanes from an African carrier.

by September 21, 2014 0 comments Aviation
PODCAST: Heather du Plessis-Allan talks about Twitter’s political bias and an update on “20 whacks Karen”

PODCAST: Heather du Plessis-Allan talks about Twitter’s political bias and an update on “20 whacks Karen”

Heather du Plessis-Allan talks about Twitter’s political bias and her passion for tele.

by September 17, 2014 0 comments Broadcasting and Media, Dan News Reports
SKY Sport to screen retro 1992 Cricket World Cup pop-up channel

SKY Sport to screen retro 1992 Cricket World Cup pop-up channel

At SKY Sport we don’t like cricket – oh no – we love it, and because we adore our summer game so much all SKY Sport domestic customers can access a ICC Cricket World Cup pop-up channel free of charge this month.

by September 14, 2014 0 comments Broadcasting and Media
Auckland Airport welcomes North America capacity increase

Auckland Airport welcomes North America capacity increase

Auckland Airport has welcomed the announcement by Air New Zealand that it will increase the capacity on its Auckland to Los Angeles and Auckland to Vancouver routes.

by September 14, 2014 0 comments Aviation
Szusterman becomes Mediaworks Group Content and Entertainment Brand Director

Szusterman becomes Mediaworks Group Content and Entertainment Brand Director

The new role is charged with creating the cross-platform strategy for MediaWorks’ entertainment content and brands, maximising the way content is shared across the company’s television, radio and digital assets, and developing new content and revenue opportunities.

by September 14, 2014 0 comments Broadcasting and Media
Meteorologist Daniel Corbett to Join ONE News Weather Team

Meteorologist Daniel Corbett to Join ONE News Weather Team

TVNZ’s Head of News and Current Affairs, John Gillespie, is pleased to be welcoming Corbett to the team, where he will present the weather across ONE News platforms.

by September 2, 2014 0 comments Broadcasting and Media
Personal electronic devices now okay on Jetstar

Personal electronic devices now okay on Jetstar

From tomorrow, Jetstar customers will be able to use their personal electronic devices throughout all stages of flight following regulatory approval from CASA.

by August 28, 2014 0 comments Flashback
X Factor NZ audition dates announced…and they are soon!

X Factor NZ audition dates announced…and they are soon!

The X Factor NZ will hit the road this October and November travelling to 13 locations throughout the country to find contestants for the second local version of this global television phenomenon.

by August 24, 2014 0 comments Broadcasting and Media
Air New Zealand unveils first refurbished 777-200ER

Air New Zealand unveils first refurbished 777-200ER

The first of Air New Zealand’s refurbished Boeing 777-200ER aircraft will take to the skies this weekend signalling an ongoing evolution in the airline’s long haul customer experience.

by August 23, 2014 0 comments Aviation
Interact with The Block with new all ages app

Interact with The Block with new all ages app

MediaWorks and Kiwibank are taking viewer engagement to new levels when The Block NZ returns to TV3 on Tuesday night, with their innovative new game Block Out Live.

by August 22, 2014 0 comments Broadcasting and Media, Entertainment