Air NZ restricts ticket sales as Auckland fuel shortage bites

Paul McBeth
Tue, 19 Sep 2017

By Paul McBeth Sept. 19 (BusinessDesk) - Air New Zealand is restricting ticket sales and will cancel some international flights as it deals with the shortage of jet fuel at Auckland International Airport.  The national carrier will cancel five Australian services, two Fiji services and a return service to Vietnam tomorrow, taking total cancellations to date to 26 domestic flights, 11 trans-Tasman and Pacific Island routes, and two international long-haul flights, it said in a statement. About 3,000 passengers will be affected by cancellat...

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