Auckland - New York with Air New Zealand, from October 2020
Airlines in Oceania have great ambitions. Following Qantas test flight on New York - Sydney route, Air New Zealand announced regular flights on Auckland - New York route.
The route will be inaugurated in October 2020, and the flights will be operated by Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft. It will be a route operated all year, with 3 weekly frequencies. He'll fly to Newark Liberty.
Auckland - New York with Air New Zealand
The distance between Auckland and New York, which is 14178 kilometers, will be covered in 15 hours and 40 minutes in the shower, respectively 17 hours and 40 minutes in return. It will be the longest route in the portfolio of Air New Zealand and 5 globally.
Air New Zealand will use Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft configured with 275 seats and 4 fare classes. There are 27 of seats in First Class, 33 of seats in Business Class, 39 of seats in Premium Economy and 176 in Economy.