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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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WORLD ROUTES: One-to-One – Matthew Findlay, Christchurch Airport WORLD ROUTES: One-to-One – Matthew Findlay, Christchurch Airport

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Our sister magazine, Routes News , gets up close and personal with Matthew Findlay, Christchurch Airport’s general manager, aeronautical business development. Q) How have passenger and...

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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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