New Zealand

Auckland Intl. Airport Spotting Guide

Auckland Intl. Airport Spotting Guide

Auckland is by far the largest and busiest airport in New Zealand catering for over 14 million passengers a year.  Located in Mangere on the edge of the Manukau Harbour more than half of the airport’s perimeter is only accessible by boat. It is the main hub of Air New Zealand and JetConnect (Qantas’ trans-tasman operator) whilst Jetstar also base their NZ domestic operations from the airport. It has two separate terminals (the individual former Air New Zealand and Qantas domestic terminals having been linked together as one domestic terminal) and a single runway capable of 45 movements per hour.…