Air New Zealand is to add almost 60,000 seats
between Auckland and Honolulu from April to October 2018, an
increase of 75% compared with this year.
The airline will operate an additional 94 return
services during the period, moving to daily flights and up to nine
services per week during the busy July school holiday period.
Services will be operated by the Boeing 787-9
Dreamliner for the majority of the year, with a change to the
Boeing 777-200 during the July and September holiday periods.
Air New Zealand's Chief Revenue Officer, Cam
Wallace, said, "Hawaii is clearly a favourite destination for
Kiwis, particularly for those wanting to escape the New Zealand
winter. Air New Zealand has increased its services to Honolulu to
offer customers even more flexibility as well as a greater number
of premium seats during the peak periods by deploying our Boeing
Air New Zealand offers its popular Economy
Skycouch product as well as Premium Economy and Business Premier
on its services to Hawaii.
Air New Zealand,