Gateway to the capital of New Zealand

Hosting about 5.5 million passengers a year, 4.7 million on domestic services and 0.8 million on services with eastern Australia.

Wellington Airport is 8 kilometres from the centre of Wellington City on a 110 hectare freehold site. 

Its main airline customers are Air New Zealand, Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia and Fiji Airways. The Airport also hosts a RNZAF facility and a number of general aviation, aeroclub, air ambulance and maintenance operations.

Infratil acquired its 66% interest in Wellington Airport when the Crown sold its shareholding in 1998. Wellington City Council owns 34%.

Wellington Airport news

Wellington Airport Full Year Results

16 May 2019

Wellington International Airport Limited's Full Year Results Report,  FY19 Annual Report and FY19 Annual Review.

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Wellington International Airport launches retail bond offer

18 Mar 2019

Wellington International Airport Limited (WIA) announced today that it is offering up to NZ$75,000,000 (with the ability to accept oversubscriptions of up to NZ$25,000,000 at WIA’s discretion) of 11 year unsecured, unsubordinated, resetting fixed rate bonds (Bonds) to institutional and New Zealand retail investors. The Bonds will mature on 1 April...

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Wellington Airport announces new director

22 Jan 2019

Wellington International Airport Limited (WIA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Wayne Eagleson to the WIA Board with effect from 1 January 2019.Chairman Tim Brown welcomed Wayne Eagleson to the Board and the experience he will bring from his extensive career in the government sector.Mr Eagleson was chief of...

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