Direct flights to NZ starting November 2018!


#1

" Taiwan - New Zealand Economy Class

The singular flight is beyond imagination. New Zealand Airlines’ direct flight from New Zealand to New Zealand officially opened on November 1st …" Google translation.


#2

Yeah… about 1.5 month too late for my honeymoon…

Though NZ is totally awesome.


#3

Congratulations!


#4

Thanks
:new_zealand:


#5

Congrats!

When can we expect wee @hansioux persons?


#6

Best tasting economy meal I’ve ever had on any airline was on Air NZ to Auckland from HK over a decade ago. The wife and I still talk about it whenever we come upon inedible stuff on most other airlines.


#7

Air NZ Premium Economy has apparently won some awards. Looks like a nice way to fly!

According to a media release, here are some of the flight details. This won’t be daily service (“up to five times a week”), so it appears they are targeting leisure travellers here, not business people:

Air New Zealand’s Auckland - Taipei schedule from 1 November 2018 is as follows:

Flight Number Departs Arrives Aircraft type
NZ77 Auckland 10:35am Taipei 4:50pm Boeing 787-9
NZ78 Taipei 6:30pm Auckland 10:20am+1 Boeing 787-9