Air New Zealand adds Chicago service from late-Nov 2018

Air New Zealand on Wednesday (28MAR18) morning local time announced new service launch to the US, which sees the Star Alliance member offering Auckland – Chicago O’Hare route. Scheduled to be operated by 275-seater Boeing 787-9 aircraft, this route will commence on 30NOV18, 3 times a week on year-round basis. The following schedule is effective 30NOV18 – 09MAR19.

Reservation for this new route gradually opened after 0840NZT 28MAR18.

NZ026 AKL2010 – 1615ORD 789 357
NZ027 ORD1910 – 0630+2AKL 789 357

Block time is around 15 hours for NZ026, nearly 16.5 hours for NZ027. Photo below is Air New Zealand's North American network in Northern winter 2018/19 season, including the new Chicago service, as well as codeshare network with Star Alliance partners.

NZW18V2


The route development forum for the Americas
Québec City, Canada  12 - 14 February 2019

The 12th Routes Americas will take place in Québec City, Canada and is your opportunity to meet with senior decision makers from the region’s airlines, airports and destinations to discuss new market opportunities and the evolution of existing services. 

Register now

Share this article

Download Spotlight on China

China’s aviation story is one of phenomenal growth. The market is currently the second largest in the world but is on course to surpass the US as the biggest by 2022.

Download White Paper