Christchurch Airport (@CHC_Airport )

Christchurch Airport

Bio Official Twitter channel of Christchurch Airport. Account monitored 8am - 5pm, business days.
Location Christchurch, New Zealand
Tweets 2,1K
Followers 9,4K
Following 1,9K
Account created 26-08-2009 20:53:44
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Sprout Social : Were so happy to be back β˜€βœˆπŸ§‘
Throwback to this stunning sunrise - heres to many more in our happy place.

Sprout Social : 80 years ago #onthisday in 1940, more than 1,000 people witnessed the official opening of what was then known as Harewood Airport for commercial flying ✈

iPhone : Alert Level 2 allows a number of domestic flights to operate and we can’t wait to welcome you back! We continue to follow Ministry of Health guidance on safety measures and ask you to do the same.

πŸ‘‰πŸ» For the latest COVID-19 airport updates:…

Sprout Social : It was great to welcome Emirates Airline yesterday! This 777 took tonnes of South Island chilled meat to 15 cities across the globe. It’s the first of a series of flights taking high-value export cargo from our place to London, Frankfurt, Istanbul and Johannesburg, to name a few.

Sprout Social : It’s #InternationalFirefightersDay, so here’s a round of applause for our Airport Fire Service safety heroes. Thank you AFS stars for everything you do to keep our airport community safe! πŸ‘

Sprout Social : Another interesting visitor at our airport over the weekend! The Cathay Pacific Airbus A350-1000 took British nationals home via Hong Kong. We know theres no place like home but we cant wait for the day when we can welcome you back to the South Island. πŸ’›

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Sprout Social : On 16 April, #QatarAirways took off from Christchurch Airport, New Zealand, to help over 400 French nationals get home safely. #TakingYouHome

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Twitter Web App : Au revoir to the French nationals who flew out on the Qatar Airways charter flight. Both the passengers and the crew were a delight to work with, and, as with all these repatriation flights, we were reminded how important it is to get home and stay home. #StayHomeNZ

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Sprout Social : First-time visitor Qatar Airways arrived yesterday, making one of the world’s longest flights to get here direct from Doha. The flight is a charter to repatriate French nationals - from here to Perth to board a few more passengers, then Doha and on to Paris.

Twitter Web App : Time to say goodbye! Our last #B747 repatriation flight from Christchurch Airport was a stirring event we captured with our cameras. We’ll miss the great people from Christchurch and New Zealand - stay strong or, as the Maori say: Kia Kaha! #WeAreInThisTogether

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iPhone : Our New Zealand repatriation flight was completed a few days ago, but we couldnt help sharing this great video from Christchurch Airport with you, which we just received. That takeoff at the end ... 😍

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Twitter Web App : ❀️What a thrilling tribute to ChristchurchNZ for the Lufthansa Captain to first fly our flag as he taxied out, then perform the long low circuit over the city, before a final pass over our airfield. LufthansaNews

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Twitter Web App : For all those asking, the final Lufthansa repatriation flight is scheduled to depart at approximately 6pm tonight. Make sure you look up to the skies – if we’re lucky we might just see the 747 perform a flyover!

Twitter Web App : See you later New Zealand! Our crew is on the way home now together with 300 repatriates (click the link below to follow the flight). It was an honor to be your guest and enjoy your great hospitality! Again many thanks for the pics Christchurch Airport! πŸ‡³πŸ‡Ώβ€οΈπŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ή