Wellington airport

Wellington deputy mayor Justin Lester, Singapore Airlines' Mak Swee Wah and Wellington Airport CEO Steve Sanderson shake hands on the deal

Aviation thinktank gives thumbs up to Canberra Express

Thu 28 Jan

The Singapore Airlines service is a 'bold step' that will probably pay off, the Centre for Aviation says.

Singapore Airlines executive vice president commercial Mak Swee Wah at the Wellington announcement

Carry on: Capital welcomes Singapore, Canberra link

Thu 21 Jan 2

Three capitals are linked for the first time. With special audio feature.

Singapore Air CEO Goh Choon Phong officially announces Singapore-Canberra-Wellington route (@stforshaw)

Singapore Airlines to fly between Wellington, Canberra and Singapore

Wed 20 Jan 1

Capital Express service four days a week. With special feature audio.

Singapore Airlines chief executive Goh Choon Phong

First direct air service between NZ and Aussie capitals tipped

Tue 12 Jan 1

Bureaucrats and politicians could soon have access for the first time to a direct flight between Wellington and Canberra.

Around the traps

Fri 11 Dec

Airport’s $300m runway extension is a tough sell


Paying no tax while seeking huge taxpayer subsidies won’t make the job easier for proponents of Wellington’s long-haul ambitions - with special audio feature.


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