by Aleisha Moore
Auckland agents joined Choose Chicago, Chicago Airport and Air New Zealand mid-November to celebrate the launch of Air New Zealand’s direct Auckland to Chicago service.
Fiona Love from The Travel Corporation won the major prize of the night, which included return flights on Air New Zealand to Chicago, five nights’ accommodation, sight-seeing excursions and more.
The evening was a chance for Chicago promoters to share insider tips, allowing agents to better sell the destination.
There is some confusion around the new relationship between Air New Zealand and Qantas that follows the cessation of the current NZ-VA partnership, says Cam Wallace, chief revenue officer with Air New Zealand.
Regional New Zealand is set to benefit from an Air New Zealand and Tourism New Zealand joint venture campaign offering North American visitors a free domestic flight from Auckland to anywhere on the airline’s network.
Ja Ba Moi is a Taiwanese greeting which could be translated something like ‘have you eaten, and if not let’s do so now’.
Viva Expeditions, Chimu Adventures (flights courtesy of Air New Zealand) took six Orbit Travel Agents plus an Air New Zealand representative on an in-depth tour of Bueno Aires.
Kiwi numbers to South Australia have hit a record with 43,000 visiting the state as at March 2018 year-end.
- During the gala night in... During the gala night in...
- Debbie McRobbie, House of Travel... Debbie McRobbie, House of Travel...
- Denise Fowler, The Travel Brokers;... Denise Fowler, The Travel Brokers;...
- Check out the beaver hats…... Check out the beaver hats…...
The sixty agents who took part in the recent Air New Zealand and Brand USA famil are back with some great photos (and memories).
Thomas Gentz, well known for a long stint at Air New Zealand, is now business development manager – New Zealand at Back-Roads Touring.
Air New Zealand, Viva Expeditions and Chimu Adventures have announced their next trade fiesta ‘Buenos Aires and Beyond’ on 14 August 2018, 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm.