Air New Zealand hopes to get Mount Cook’s 11 ATR 72-500s in the air tomorrow

Air New Zealand (Auckland) is currently dealing with 5,000 impacted passengers the past two days due to the grounding of subsidiary Mount Cook Airline’s (Christchurch) 11 ATR 72-500s. ANZ hopes to get most of the fleet in the air again by tomorrow (March 20). The fleet was grounded on Saturday (March 17) when an inspection discovered hairline cracks around a cockpit window on one of the ATRs.

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Copyright Photo: Colin Hunter.

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