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Air Chathams' Kāpiti route

Air Chathams has announced it will launch a new regional flight service between Kāpiti and Auckland from 20 August. Air Chathams will operate 36 flights a week between Auckland and Kāpiti, which will offer travellers up to 1152 seats per week on board its fleet of Saab 340 aircraft.


A number of organisations have pitched in to support the Air Chathams service, including Air New Zealand, Kāpiti Coast District Council and Kapiti Coast Airport. Craig Emeny, owner of Air Chathams says ‘We would like to acknowledge the support we have received from these organisations. They have all worked hard to offer substantial support, to ensure that a direct service from Kapiti to Auckland will resume’. Bookings are now open for KāpitiAuckland flights. www.airchathams.co.nz