Air New Zealand, Flight Centre sign partnership agreement

Air New Zealand and Flight Centre Travel Group said they have signed a long-term strategic partnership agreement which aims to create mutual opportunities for both parties to grow their global revenue position across New Zealand, Australia, USA, Canada and the UK.

The three-year agreement was signed in Brisbane by Air New Zealand Chief Executive Officer Christopher Luxon and Flight Centre Travel Group Chief Executive Officer Graham Turner.

Air New Zealand said it has been connecting travellers for 75 years, and operates, on average, 500 flights a day within a network of 51 cities in 17 countries including 22 destinations within New Zealand. North American services include non-stop flights to New Zealand from San Francisco, Los Angeles, Houston (commencing 15 December 2015), Honolulu and Vancouver B.C., and Los Angeles non-stop to the Cook Islands and London.