Wellington airport

Wellington International Airport chief executive Steve Sanderson

Wellington Airport applies to extend runway

Thu 28 Apr

The airport is seeking permission to build a 350-metre runway extension in a bid to attract long-haul flights from Asia and the US at a cost of $300 million.

Wellington mayoral candidate Jo Coughlan

Wellington Airport looks at $75m bond offer

Wed 27 Apr

The company is considering an offer of up to $50 million unsecured, unsubordinated, fixed rate bonds.

Auckland International Airport general manager of retail and commercial Richard Barker

Airports struggle with Uber drivers ignoring rules barring them from picking up passengers

Fri 15 Apr 12

Some Uber drivers pick up passengers outside the terminal though they're not permitted to do so without an airport licence.

Air Canada former chief executive Montie Brewer

Air NZ brings international expert to warn on Wellington runway extension

Tue 1 Mar 19

"I'm not a Yank coming down here to tell you it's a dumb idea," Air Canada former chief executive Montie Brewer said.

NZIER senior economist Peter Clough

Wellington Airport 'comparing apples with oranges' - NZIER

Wed 17 Feb 1

NBR readers give their verdict on the controversial $300 million runway extension project. With special audio feature.

Wellington airport hits back at NZIER runway extension critique

Mon 15 Feb 4

"The Board of Airline Representatives released the NZIER analysis overnight as the main element of its submission that the 350-metre extension is 'highly speculative and should not proceed'."


Subscribe to Wellington airport