‘I think that is going to be here for a while. I don’t see a reduction in demand for premium in the short term.’
MEETINGS was held in Christchurch for the first time in 14 years and attracted some 500 buyers of incentive and conference product.
Geraghty says Air New Zealand is looking forward to increased interest from that high quality market sector out of the USA as it becomes easier to travel.
‘Obviously we welcome the announcement that the pre-departure testing will be dropped in time for the July holidays.
‘As we are able add more capacity we certainly anticipate more demand from the incentive sector, but also from business travel in general.’