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NEWS Monday, 25 November 2019 |

New hotel opens at Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport's new NZ$80 million Novotel hotel officially welcomed its first guests last night with a special charity event.

NEWS Monday, 14 October 2019 |

Humanoid Pepper touches down at Christchurch Airport

Meet, Pepper, Christchurch Airport's new 120cm tall robot that can apparently recognise faces and basic human emotions, respond to requests made on the touch screen on its chest, and hold a conversation!

NEWS Wednesday, 25 October 2017 |

Christchurch Airport unveils its long-term vision to 2040

Expanding and "refreshing" the terminal building to focus on the passenger experience and create greater operational flexibility are key goals of Christchurch Airport's vision for 2040, which it revealed earlier today.

NEWS Tuesday, 05 September 2017 |

New traffic high and soaring profits for Christchurch Airport

New Zealand's Christchurch Airport has announced a 50% rise in its annual net profit on the back of record passenger numbers and strong property growth during its 2017 Financial Year.

NEWS Thursday, 26 January 2017 |

Driverless shuttle on trial at New Zealand's Christchurch Airport

The future arrived at Christchurch Airport this morning, with the introduction of the fully autonomous Smart Shuttle for New Zealand’s first on-road research trial.

NEWS Thursday, 29 October 2015 |

Christchurch Airport looks to build new hotel to cope with rising demand

Rising passenger numbers through Christchurch Airport and strong tourism growth forecasts are prompting the airport to begin work on a second hotel on the campus to complement the newly upgraded Sudima Hotel.

NEWS Monday, 24 March 2014 |

Auckland and Christchurch airports hail government tourism framework

New Zealand’s two principal gateways have both committed to the government’s new framework to drive tourism and hailed the strategy.

NEWS Thursday, 17 October 2013 |

Christchurch Airport sweeps New Zealand Airports Awards

Christchurch Airport has won every major airport award including being named as New Zealand’s number one.

NEWS Tuesday, 23 July 2013 |

Christchurch Airport turns blue to celebrate royal birth

New Zealand's Christchurch Airport is literally turning itself blue to celebrate the arrival of the new Prince of Cambridge.

NEWS Tuesday, 25 June 2013 |

Christchurch Airport brings baggage hall to life with "living wall"

Christchurch Airport has installed a “living wall” in its baggage reclaim.

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