(08 Feb 2021)
Air New Zealand has reopened its regional lounge at
Wellington Airport (WLG).
The lounge will be open on weekdays and will
operate in addition
to the domestic lounge which is open as per usual.
Alison Swarbrick, Air New Zealand Senior Manager
Global Lounges and Valet, said, “It’s great to see Kiwis travel their own country
and we’re pleased to be open again to provide our customers with a
comfortable place to enjoy refreshments and relax ahead of their
“Our refreshed summer menu has been very popular
in our other ports and now Wellington regional customers will get
the chance to try some of our new menu items like house-made
immunity boost juices, vegetarian pita pockets and raw cacao and
Wellington Airport Chief Executive Steve Sanderson
said that now domestic passenger numbers are picking up again, it’s
great to see things getting closer to normal in the terminal.
“Our regular travellers will arrive and depart
from the gates they were used to pre-COVID,” Steve said. “They will also be able
to enjoy more regular terminal entertainment and faster security
screening following the roll out of new Smart Lanes by Aviation
Security at the end of last year.”
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