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Christchurch International Airport

As New Zealand’s Tourism Gateway, Christchurch Airport is a major hub and the busiest and most strategic connection to the world’s trade and tourism markets for the South Island while... Read more

  • Type: 4 Million +
  • IATA: CHC
  • ICAO: NZCH

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Introduction

As New Zealand’s Tourism Gateway, Christchurch Airport is a major hub and the busiest and most strategic connection to the world’s trade and tourism markets for the South Island while also connecting to all regions throughout New Zealand. Flying direct into Christchurch is the easiest way to see the best of the South Island. For many visitors this is the start of a magical journey that takes them from the vast expanse of the Canterbury Plains to the sheer majesty of the...

  • Number of Terminals: 1 integrated domestic and international terminal
  • Urban population: 400,000
  • Total Catchment Population: 1,800,000
  • Number of Runways: 2

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Air New Zealand Adds One-Way Boeing 767 Christchurch – Auckland Service in NW14 Air New Zealand Adds One-Way Boeing 767 Christchurch – Auckland Service in NW14

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Update at 0520GMT 23JUN14 Due to fleet redeployment, Air New Zealand from Nov 2014 to Mar 2015 will be offering one-way Boeing 767 service twice a week, from Christchurch to Auckland....

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Christchurch Airport voted International Airport Of The Year Christchurch Airport voted International Airport Of The Year

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Airport Chief Executive Jim Boult says he is delighted by the award. "Those of us close to the airport think it's a very special place and it seems travellers agree," he says. "To have...

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