Air NZ's Houston service paves the way for partnership with United Airlines, analysts say

Fri, 17 Apr 2015

By Fiona Rotherham April 17 (BusinessDesk) - Air New Zealand’s new direct service to Houston, Texas, could pave the way for a potential partnership with American-based United Airlines that would help fend off competitors on routes between New Zealand and North America, market analysts say. The airline confirmed yesterday it would begin flying between Auckland and Houston up to five times a week from December. It hopes the hub destination will attract more American tourists to New Zealand and make it easier for Kiwis wanting to connect to...

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