Whether you’re arriving at or departing from Christchurch, we’re happy to assist you in knowing what to expect at the airport. Information on flights and transportation services to and from the Christchurch New Zealand Airport is here. Baggage Luggage trolleys are available throughout the airport and are free to use. Passengers arriving on a flight…read more >>>
We've covered the main airports in North America where you can board a direct, non-stop flight to Australia, New Zealand and Fiji and added guides for the main airports in the countries you'll be visiting. Since we've been to most of these airports, we've also added some comments you may find useful.
We're updating our information frequently with articles on renovations, improvements - and especially the fun things like lounge access for those especially long layovers that just can't be avoided.
Perth Airport in Western Australia’s capital city has opened the first phase of its new international arrivals area featuring upgraded passenger facilities and other additions such as a duty-free shopping area. The new arrivals area is part of the airport’s ongoing redevelopment. Under the redevelopment, the Terminal 1 building housing the international arrivals was extended by almost…read more >>>
Sleep scientists help you touch down in the Land of Nod Dallas Fort Worth has become the third U.S. airport to welcome Minute Suites. Dedicated to giving passengers a complete recharge service in their own soporific oasis, the company has opened the new facility, following successful debuts in Atlanta and Philadelphia. For the unfamiliar, Minute…read more >>>
Sydney Airport in Australia recently launched the Android version of their smartphone app. The app offers travelers easy access to useful information, including live flight status, tips about Sydney Airport’s Terminal 1 (International) and Terminal 2 (Domestic). The app, however, does not have access to flight data from Terminal 3, the dedicated Qantas terminal. Sydney…read more >>>
Twenty-year growth strategy outlined by authorities Plans for a third runway are among the proposed developments set out in the first draft of the Melbourne Airport Master Plan. Designed to respond to the ever-increasing amount of traffic through Australia’s second busiest air travel hub, the plan also features improvements to the transport and air-side infrastructure…read more >>>
$60 million project set to boost entire complex Commencement of work on a wholesale expansion of Darwin Airport’s terminal facilities, scheduled to conclude in mid-2014, began in May. The AUS$60 million project will significantly boost the Northern Territory hub’s passenger capacity, as well as adding to lounge facilities for both Virgin Australia and Qantas. Virgin…read more >>>
Delta Airlines and the city of Los Angeles are the latest partnership to contribute to the widespread overhaul of Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). Current on-going renovations at the airport include investments in baggage screening systems, upgrades to the Tom Bradley international terminal, and now Delta’s Terminal 5 is being spruced up to the tune…read more >>>
Qantas has increased the size of its Qantas Club in Terminal 4 at Perth Airport and hinted that a new facility for business travelers is to come in the future. The lounge, between gates 13 and 14, has been expanded by 400 sq. feet by adding more space on the level below, including extra business…read more >>>
Qantas has taken steps to create a smoother and more comfortable experience at Sydney Airport for passengers on their QantasLink offshoot by shifting all the airline’s Sydney flights from Terminal 2 to a dedicated QantasLink facility in Terminal 3. Not only will passengers benefit from easier transitions to domestic and international flights, but they will…read more >>>
$237 million facility up and running New Zealand’s Prime Minister John Key was on hand on April 17th to officially unveil Christchurch Airport’s new terminal building, the first since 1960. The NZ$237 million facility ends over five years of upheaval on the site which has seen the airport continue to operate as normal despite ongoing…read more >>>