Grenzenlos: Discover the world – in New Zealand: part 2

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Grenzenlos: Discover the world – in New Zealand: part 2

Friday, August 2nd, 2019

The video is a new episode of the German show “Grenzenlos – Die Welt entdecken”, broadcasted by Sat.1. In the second part of the show New Zealand is portrayed as the varied country it is, focusing on urban development in cities like Christchurch and risks and chances in the agricultural sector. New Zealand scores with… (read more)

Air Milford featured in Distant Journey’s 5 Scenic ways to see Queenstown!

Saturday, March 2nd, 2019

See Queenstown from the skies with a scenic flight over the town and the surrounding region, offering views that cannot be seen anywhere else. Air Milford operates 15-minute flights over Queenstown and beyond, collecting you from your hotel before you board either a 4, 10 or 13-seater plane ready for your aerial adventure. As well as flying over… (read more)

Air Milford features #1 on CCN’s 9 of the most scenic Asia-Pacific flights!

Sunday, October 21st, 2018

CNN — Whether you’re in the Himalayas, Maldives or the Great Barrier Reef, these incredible natural wonders are beautiful from every angle you travel.   But the view from a prop plane, helicopter — or even a hot-air balloon — is hard to beat on foot.   Ready for liftoff? From a Cessna over the majestic… (read more)

Six of the best Scenic Flights

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

It’s official, we are very proud to share that Air Milford has been awarded as one of the Top 6 Scenic Flights in the world by the Sydney Morning Herald! “It’s one thing to drive to, and cruise around, the magnificent Milford Sound; it’s quite another to soar over the dazzling snow-topped Alps, the glittering… (read more)

New Product: Milford Sound & Big 5 Glaciers

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

Air Milford, top rated Scenic Flight provider based at Queenstown Airport, is excited to release a new product for the summer season that is set to tackle many pressing issues in the tourist flight sector. The ‘Milford Sound and Big 5 Glaciers’ is a 60-minute scenic flight combining the traditional destination of Milford Sound, with… (read more)

Introducing Air Milford’s 2017 Cessna Caravan

Friday, March 16th, 2018


The Pros and Cons of flying Fixed Wing Vs. Helicopter

Friday, March 16th, 2018

New Zealand is renowned for having one of the most dramatic and diverse landscapes of anywhere in the world. It is without question, that one of the best ways to travel and take in this grandeur, is by air. So, you’ve made the decision to avoid the long winding roads and explore the vast blue… (read more)

Milford Sound Fly/Nature Cruise/Fly with Jimmy Hill

Sunday, December 3rd, 2017

Susan and Clint Viebrock are from Telluride, Colorado and write a website about their local region and also about their overseas adventures. Last week, line pilot James Hill had the great pleasure of hosting them on our Milford Sound Fly/Nature Cruise/Fly excursions.     Here is the link to their article:…/tio-nz-flying-to-milford-s… They were on… (read more)

Kevin Underwood Photography – Milford Sound via Te Anau Downs

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Back in October 2016, photographer, Kevin Underwood flew on our Te Anau Downs Wet Weather Day excursion to Milford Sound. He took some beautiful photographs of his day and he’s been kind enough to share them with us:

The best way to see Milford Sound…

Saturday, July 2nd, 2016

Last month we had the pleasure of hosting Phoebe Lee, the author of top Australian travel blog Little Grey Box, this is what she thought about joining us on a Milford Sound Fly/Cruise/Fly. Planning a trip to New Zealand? If you’re thinking about exploring the south island, you’re definitely going to want to immerse yourself in… (read more)