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Airline update

New Zealand Domestic earn changes

1 September 2015 


We are pleased to announce that Velocity members are able to earn Points and Status Credits when travelling on additional fare classes with Virgin Australia and Air New Zealand on additional domestic connections within New Zealand.

From 1 September 2015, members who travel on Virgin Australia codeshare services operated by Air New Zealand on domestic connections within New Zealand can earn 0.5 Velocity Points per mile flown in fare classes M, S, Q, V, N and E. These fare classes are also eligible to earn Status Credits at the Discount Economy rate determined by the miles flown per sector. This is in addition to the current fare classes eligible to earn Points and Status Credits: L, K, H, B, Y, D, I, C and J.

Velocity members who travel on domestic services within New Zealand with a NZ flight number and operated by Air New Zealand or Air New Zealand Link in fare classes L, G, V, W and T will earn 0.25 Velocity Points per mile flown. These fare classes are also eligible to earn Status Credits at the Discount Economy rate determined by the miles flown per sector. This is in addition to the current fare classes eligible to earn Points and Status Credits: Q, H, M, B, Y, J, Z, D and C.

To find out more visit the Velocity Status Credit Earn page and Velocity Points Earn page.