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Auckland Airport welcomes direct flights on Manila to Auckland route

Auckland Airport welcomes direct flights on Manila to Auckland route

Auckland Airport has welcomed the announcement by Philippine Airlines that it will introduce a direct flight on its Manila to Auckland route. From December 2017 Philippine Airlines will be the first airline to fly non-stop from Manila to Auckland using a 254-seat Airbus A340 aircraft. The direct flight will replace the current Manila to Auckland...

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Hosking and Hilary TVNZ’s pick for election night

Hosking and Hilary TVNZ’s pick for election night

As New Zealand prepares to head to the ballot box on 23 September, the 1 NEWS Vote 17 team will present comprehensive coverage of this year’s General Election. The special line-up will draw on the breadth and resources of the country’s most trusted news team, says John Gillespie, TVNZ’s Head of News and Current Affairs....

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Air New Zealand increases capacity on Vancouver route

Air New Zealand increases capacity on Vancouver route

Air New Zealand is growing its Vancouver-Auckland operation by nearly 20 percent from January – July 2018, providing customers with greater choice and flexibility. The airline will kick the increases off by moving from seven to eight weekly services during the first half of January peak period, making it easier than ever for Kiwis to...

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Woman’s Day is on the hunt for New Zealand’s hottest radio hunk

Woman’s Day is on the hunt for New Zealand’s hottest radio hunk

New Zealand’s most popular women’s magazine has launched a nationwide search, asking readers to nominate some of the hottest men behind those voices listeners have grown to love. Editor-in-Chief Sido Kitchin says, “Forget the old adage ‘a face for radio’. There are some gorgeous men we adore behind the radio mics, from Kaitaia to Bluff,...

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Airport offering $90K for someone to take care of dangerous wildlife

Airport offering $90K for someone to take care of dangerous wildlife

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport has a job going. They are looking for a “Airport Wildlife Biologist.” It pays well – around $90K a year in New Zealand dollars. Your job? To shoot any wildlife that might put aircraft at risk. But before you either laugh or protest, just remember this can be a matter of...

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Diana doco gives THREE its biggest ratings night this year

Diana doco gives THREE its biggest ratings night this year

Ratings from last night confirm that New Zealanders still love Diana. ‘Diana, Our Mother: Her Life and Legacy’ gave THREE one of its best ratings nights this year. Diana, Our Mother: Her Life and Legacy won its timeslot across all four demographics. The documentary rated an 8.5 in the key 25-54 demographic and achieved a...

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NZ signs new search and rescue arrangement with Chile

NZ signs new search and rescue arrangement with Chile

A new arrangement was signed today between New Zealand and the Republic of Chile, which aims to ensure collaboration and assistance between both countries for improved search and rescue coordination in their regions.