7 December 2018 – It has been reported today that Unions are meeting with Air New Zealand on Monday 10 December to try avert a potential strike planned by Air New Zealand aircraft maintenance engineers, aircraft logistics and related staff on December 21 2018.
26 November 2018 – A storm bringing strong winds and heavy snow has grounded hundreds of flights in the US Midwest and closed major highways. A blizzard warning is in effect for areas in Kansas, Nebraska, Missouri, Illinois, Iowa and Wisconsin.
16 November 2018 – Malaysia-based airline AirAsia have announced it will no longer fly between Auckland and the Gold Coast from 11 February 2019. Services will be reduced to four times per week from 29 January 2019.
1 October 2018 – Typhoon Trami is currently making landfall in Japan as a Category 3 Typhoon. It brings heavy rain, storm surges and strong winds to mainland Japan and evacuation orders have been made in some areas of southern and western Japan.