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Auckland Webcam Hauraki Gulf Live New Zealand – Weather news

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

Live Webcam Footage Auckland, New Zealand. Hauraki Gulf.

Click for latest image – updates every 15 minutes (07:00-18:00)

Live Webcam and  Animated Windmap Click to continue »

Singapore Airlines “inclined” business class seats B777-200ER

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

Singapore Airline inclined "SpaceBed" Business Class


Singapore Airlines will be changing from the current B777-200 (retro-fitted) aircraft to a Boeing 777-200ER on the Auckland-Singapore-Auckland route (SQ281 and SQ282).

The Business Class will feature our “Business Class Seat” which is similar to the current B777-200, with an inclined lie-flat sleeping position. The seats have personal partition and seat control panel that enables the customer to personalise seating preferences or select from various preset options.  Book  cheap Singapore Airlines ticket with ViP TRiP Travel Specialists  – call us in Auckland 094243731. Click to continue »

Singapore Airlines profit plunges 53 percent in fourth quarter ..

Thursday, February 2nd, 2012

2 February 2012  News reports state that Singapore Airlines Ltd. said Thursday that quarterly profit plunged 53 percent as passenger demand slowed while higher fuel prices sent costs up. Click to continue »

Tiger Airways makes loss after grounding

Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

Tiger Airways makes loss after grounding
News reports state that TIGER Airways Australia recorded a third-quarter operating loss of $S8.6m ($6.2m) as its parent spent its third straight quarter in the red. Click to continue »

American Airlines AMR files for bankruptcy protection – chapter 11

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011

29 November 2011
American Airlines (AMR) files for bankruptcy protection
American Airlines, Inc. through its website announced that its parent company, AMR Corporation, and certain United States-based subsidiaries today voluntarily filed for Chapter 11 reorganization under United States law. American took this action in order to achieve a cost and debt structure that is competitive in the airline industry so that it can continue delivering a world-class travel experience for its customers.

American expects to continue normal business operations throughout the reorganization process, and the business will continue to be operated by the Company’s management. The United States Chapter 11 reorganization process enables a company to maintain normal business operations while it establishes a competitive cost and debt structure. This action has no direct legal impact on any American Airlines operations outside the United States.

American Airlines is operating normal flight schedules, honoring tickets and reservations as usual, and making normal refunds and exchanges. American’s AAdvantage® frequent flyer program is not affected. American remains part of the oneworld® alliance, of which it is a founding member, and all of its codeshare partnerships continue, enabling customers to earn and redeem miles on convenient flight options worldwide.


29NOV2011> ViPTRiP insolvency protection policies no longer available for American Airlines tickets

Tiger Airways Fleet Grounded in Australia

Friday, July 1st, 2011

Australia grounds Tiger Airways over safety fears Click to continue »

VIPTRIP Airline Ticket Insolvency Cover

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

VIPTRIP Insurance Cover

Insurance Cover can be included in your ticket at time of purchase – Talk to us!

Airlines currently excluded from cover:
* Please note cover excludes any airline where there is a threat of, or has filed or applied for any form of insolvency or insolvency protection at the time of effecting cover or issuance of the air ticket

JAPAN AIRLINES – as of 19 January 2010
DAALLO AIRLINES – as of 6th April 2010
MEXICANA DE AVIACION – as of 30th July 2010
AER ARRAN – as of 27th August 2010
ARIK AIR – as of 02 September 2010
Subject to change without notice.

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Volcanic Ash Cloud: Some Flights Delayed only a few Cancelled – VIPTRIP Customers on time!

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Good News! VIP TRIP customers traveling from/to New Zealand are on their way to their final destinations. If your flight has been cancelled we have booked you on alternative flights. Check your email or text or call us 64 22 60 90 870 or Skype.

Some flights still delayed in to /out of New Zealand
Only a few flights have been rescheduled
Check Auckland Airport> departures + arrivals

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Familjen Svanström världskänd efter katastrofresan

Thursday, April 7th, 2011
Familjen Svanströms bröllopsresa har blivit världskänd.
Efter att Expressen.se skrivit om parets otursförföljda resa – där de hamnade mitt i flertalet naturkatastrofer – har internationella medier ringt dygnet runt.
– Det är svårt att förstå det enorma intresset, säger Erika Svanström. Click to continue »

Couple survives -natural- disaster honeymoon

Thursday, April 7th, 2011

When Stefan and Erika Svanstrom of Stockholm set out on their 4-month-long honeymoon with their baby girl on Dec. 6, they say they got more than they bargained for: Immediately they were stranded in Munich, Germany, due to one of Europe’s worst snowstorms, he said.

But that was just the beginning. Click to continue »

Book Urgent Flights to or from Tokyo and Osaka Cheap Japan Airfares from $999

Monday, March 14th, 2011
  • Last Minute Flights Auckland to Japan (Tokyo or Osaka)
  • from  $1499 p. person economy return airfare
  • from  $ 999  p. person economy class oneway airfare
  • Last Minute Flights Japan (Tokyo or Osaka) to Auckland
  • from  $1795  p. person economy class return airfare
  • from  $1099  p. person economy class oneway airfare
  • >>Check for available seats <<   or contact us – we help you to find the best flights and connections. Other popular destinations: Christchurch Sydney London Dubai Singapore Taiwan Hongkong Johannesburg Frankfurt Paris

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Japan Earthquake / Tsunami Update for VIPTrip Clients – Flights to or via Tokyo and Osaka

Friday, March 11th, 2011
  1. VIPTRIP contacted all our travellers booked from/to/via Japan (Tokyo, Osaka).
  2. VIPTRIP offered alternative flight routings via Asia or North America (Shanghai, Hongkong, Bangkok, Bejing, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Singapore) where possible and airfare allows.
  3. Alternative travel arrangements have been made where possible.
  4. If you wish to rebook your tickets purchased @ VIPTRIP you can  contact us. Otherwise you need to contact your airline.

Christchurch Earthquake! VIPTRIP Flights update

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011

Christchurch Earthquake …. update….

All VIPTRIP customers have been updated on their new flight itinerary via text and email.

Christchurch Airport is open for selected flights (23/02/2011: 10:00).

Some flights with destination Christchurch will be cancelled or diverted to other airports. Non-VIPTRIP clients please check with your airline / booking office for an update on your itinerary.

New bookings and travel arrangements can be made by calling 022 6090 868 or by email.