ZQN Airport Monthly Passenger Update – MARCH 2016

By Nina Jensen

Overall passenger numbers were up 20% compared to last March, boosted by Easter falling in March this year, and the biennial Warbirds over Wanaka event.  The annual Motatapu Adventure Race and the NZ Golf Open also contributed to strong passenger flow throughout the month.

Airline capacity was increased and passenger numbers continued to grow and on all domestic and trans-Tasman routes, up 16.2% on the previous year.

International passenger numbers followed a trend of double-digit growth, increasing by over 15%.  Airline capacity continued to increase on all trans-Tasman routes and load factors were strong.

Domestic passenger volumes reached a new record, boosted by Easter and popular events in the region, including Warbirds, the Motatapu race and the Golf Open. Extra seats were added on the Auckland route, with passengers up 28%.

Up to Date

Latest News

  • Q and A Featuring Pieter Werbrouck

    I am bringing my house to the market. What are the key points to enhance its appeal and get a premium result for the sale of our home? “You never get a second chance to make a first impression”. An excellent test is to go outside, close your eyes and … Read more

    Read Full Post

  • February Sales Results Consistent

    Ray White New Zealand recorded sales that were 4% up on February 2017 and up considerably on January 2018. The result saw the company sell 978 properties, with a total value of close to $600 million. Much of the activity for the month was centred on new listings, which increased 7% … Read more

    Read Full Post