Airline News - Asia / Pacific.


New York (AirGuide - Airline News Asia / Pacific) Jun 12, 2011

Air New Zealand Fly the Whole Family with Air New ZealandOs 75 Percent Off Fares for Children. Taking a family vacation to New Zealand just became even more affordable with Air New Zealand. The airline announces discounted airfares for childrenOs travel from the United States and Canada to New Zealand and Australia from August 1 to October 31, 2011. The promotional fares are available on economy class trips booked between June 7 and June 30, 2011. The first two children traveling in a party with one or more adults will receive economy fares discounted to 75 percent off the adult fare. If more than two children are traveling in the group, additional children will receive the regular discount of 25 percent off the adult fare.* Air New Zealand is encouraging teenagers to experience New Zealand with their families during the promotion. In conjunction with the reduced fare, Air New Zealand has increased eligibility for childrenOs discounts from children ages two through 11-years-old to children ages two through 17-years-old. Air New Zealand is committed to making long haul travel enjoyable for families. Children can enjoy nonstop inflight entertainment, kid-friendly meal options and KidsO Packs. These specially designed packs feature native New Zealand characters Kerry the Kiwi, Phizz the Fantail and Ted the Tuatara, who help kids learn a little about New Zealand in a fun way. The colorful bags contain a range of items including an activity book, colored pencils, magic slate and stickers. To book travel with the discounted fare, U.S. travelers can contact their travel agent or call the Air New Zealand booking hotline at EEEEEEEEEEEE1-800-262-1234EEEEEE in the United States or EEEEEEEEEEEE1-800-663-5494EEEEEE in Canada. *Discount is from the base adult airfare only and does not apply to fuel surcharge of $500 and government fees and taxes of approximately $90 USD for the USA and $140 for Canada. Other terms and conditions apply. Please check or for complete details. Jun 8, 2011

Asiana Airlines, Eva Airlines Asiana Airlines began codeshare flights with EVA Airlines on Seoul Incheon-Taipei service. As of June 1, the two airlines are providing 16 flights every week, making business travel significantly more convenient and giving leisure travellers more choices for connecting flights between Taiwan and Korea. Flights can be booked now through Jun 6, 2011

Boeing The industry will have to train 466,650 new pilots and nearly 600,000 new technicians between now and 2029 according to the latest update of Boeing's industry training needs forecast. The number...

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