Wireless IFE for AirAsia X

AirAsia X has signed a memorandum of understanding with media company Tune Box with a view to rolling out the wireless inflight entertainment from the first quarter of next year. Tune Box is reportedly in talks with studios for content and is “quite far down the line” with them. Airlines will have the option to […]

Lufthansa app

Lufthansa app for iPad users Lufthansa is now offering a free mobile application for all iPad users, providing numerous functionalities and services centred around flying with Lufthansa. Individual functions have been tailored to iPad specifics, giving iPad users a totally new experience. The central feature of the iPad app is an interactive world map which […]

Air NZ – Nelson to Palmerston North Direct

Air New Zealand is trialling a daily service between Nelson and Palmerston North from 12 July. Air New Zealand’s Chief Operations Officer Bruce Parton says the airline has worked cooperatively with Palmerston North Airport to re-introduce this service which was last operated in 2008. “We identified an opportunity for growth on our network and have […]

Kulua Air – humour

I received this via email, so can’t vouch for its authenticity (to be fair, I couldn’t find it on Kulula’s website either!), but it was funny, so I thought I’d share: As background, Kulula is a low cost airline based in South Africa … and they appear to have a great sense of humour!! Check […]

The best laid plans …..

It seems even Editors aren’t immune to the effects of the ash cloud …. Pacific Blue cancelled last night and tonight’s flights from Rarotonga to Auckland so we are stuck until at least Monday. Thank God we have connections at the Edgewater Resort as accommodation is at a premium! Air NZ flights still leaving, but […]