23 April 2020 – Air New Zealand announces significant scaling back of international passenger services

Type of Intervention: Other Announcement
Sectors Involved: Private Sector and Businesses, Tourism, Transportation
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Air New Zealand

Overview: Major scaling back announced at Air NZ, including grounding the 777 fleet for one year, marking a stop to international passenger service
Full details here: https://www.airnewzealand.co.nz/press-release-air-new-zealand-revises-international-network

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Type of Justification: international border closures and lack of tourism
Source of Evidence or Justification: business decision
Evidence/Justification: low demand for international service due to border closures