Air NZ is the last of 11 airlines to the settlement table in the long-running case.
"It is only the shareholders who lose out here. Guess what, that is all of us taxpayers, plus any of us silly enough to own more shares. "
The High Court in Auckland orders Korean Air to pay $3.5 million and Emirates $1.5 million, plus costs.
The US Department of Justice has ceased its investigation of Air NZ in relation to an alleged cargo cartel which court action in several countries.
The Commission has also stopped its proceedings against an Indonesian airline as it "refines its focus" ahead of the air cargo cartel trial.
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