Qantas Announces 50 Percent International Business Class Sale from The US To New Zealand
New York, NY - April 21, 2011
Qantas Airways, the world's longest continuously operating airline, today announced a fare sale to Auckland, New Zealand, offering a 50 percent discount to travelers who book two or more tickets in Qantas International Business class from the US. This special fare is available for booking between April 20 and April 27, with promotional rates starting from US $4,698* per person for roundtrip airfare and surcharges for travel from Los Angeles to Auckland between May 1 and August 31.
"New Zealand is a dream destination for so many Americans," said Mr. Wally Mariani, Qantas Senior Executive Vice President for the Americas. "This fare sale offers an outstanding opportunity - not only to go to New Zealand - but to travel there in comfort and with unbeatable service in Qantas international business class. This fare to Auckland represents incredible value, whether travelers are seeking a vacation with friends and family or to conduct important business."
For those seeking an exotic summer vacation, Auckland is known as the gateway to New Zealand. The city offers a multitude of experiences including sailing, beautiful views from the Sky Tower, incredible wines and stunning beaches.
New Zealand-bound fliers who take advantage of this incredible sale will enjoy the amazing service and special perks of Qantas international business class including:
- The award-winning Skybed^ Business Sleeper Seat
- Complimentary pyjamas for optimal rest and relaxation
- Personal on-demand entertainment screen with more than 400 program choices
- Flexible dining with Neil Perry-designed menus and fine Australian wines
^Available on Qantas A380 and B747-400 service from the mainland US to Australia, and A330-200 service between the mainland US and New Zealand. Subject to last-minute change of aircraft.
+ Reservations made by phone incur an additional $30 charge.
Qantas features for trans-Pacific International Economy passengers departing on US mainland flights include award-winning service; enhanced food and bar service including a choice of menu selections, blankets and pillows, more than 400 video-on-demand program options with a personal, in-seat interactive video screen; and a carefully-considered amenity pack, featuring a selection of comforts to enhance the flight experience.
Features for Qantas Business passengers departing from the US mainland include: award-winning Qantas Business service; access to the deluxe Qantas Business lounges in Sydney and Melbourne and partner lounges stateside; an enhanced Skybed sleeper seat designed by Qantas Creative Director Marc Newson, with ergonomically-enhanced cushioning; more than 400 on-demand entertainment options presented on the 10.4-inch touch screen system; cuisine options from multi-course dinners to a la carte menus to Room Service breakfasts designed by leading Australian Chef Neil Perry, and a luxury amenity pack, featuring premium comforts to enhance the flight experience.
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