Tag: Airways New Zealand

Airways New Zealand Welcomes Zephyr Flying Taxi

Reading Time: 2 minutes Airways New Zealand has announced it is piloting future technologies needed to support the arrival of autonomous flying vehicles in New Zealand airspace. This follows confirmation by Zephyr Airworks that it will develop and test its air taxi, called Cora, in New Zealand. The air navigation services provider will develop a nationwide unmanned aerial vehicle […]

Airways New Zealand Reports Strong Half Year Result

Reading Time: < 1 minute Airways New Zealand today announced its interim results for the period ending 31 December 2016, reporting a strong operational, safety and financial performance. The State Owned Enterprise has achieved an interim net profit after tax (NOPAT) of $13.8m, a 20 per cent increase on the prior year’s $11.5 million result. During the period, Airways recorded […]

Aviation Australia, Airways New Zealand Form New Training Centre

Reading Time: < 1 minute Training company Aviation Australia and air navigation services provider Airways New Zealand have formed a joint-venture to train new air traffic controllers. The pair will open a new facility at Aviation Australia’s Brisbane training campus featuring total control radar and aerodrome simulators that will cater for international students, with Airways New Zealand to run ab-initio air […]

NZ Plans for Freight Drones Within 8 Years

Reading Time: < 1 minute Unmanned cargo aircraft could take to the skies before New Zealand’s New Southern Sky project is completed in eight years’ time, according to the Airways New Zealand project chief. Speaking to the New Zealand Herald, Steve Smyth, New Southern Sky director, said that not only would drone freight flights become a reality but that the […]