Air New Zealand 777-300ER. Photo: Courtesy, Boeing. Air New Zealand posted a 75% year-over-year improvement in net profit to NZ$98 million ($55.9 million) for the six months ended Dec. 31, 2010, on a 9% increase in revenue to NZ$2.23 billion. Expenses, including foreign exchange losses of NZ$75 million, climbed 11.4% to NZ$1.83 billion. ANZ Chairman John Palmer attributed the profit to a lift in passenger numbers, cargo volumes and yields. Passengers carried climbed 7.8% to 6.7 ...

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