“Kiwis Do Fly” proclaims this vintage style print on canvas by NZ artist Paul Ny, “Travel by Air New Zealand” (Sarah you have a Kiwiana board?)

“Kiwis Do Fly” vintage style print by NZ artist Paul Ny, “Travel by Air New Zealand”

Air New Zealand Planes waiting for their passengers. #AirNewZealand #NewZealand…

Air New Zealand aircraft tails, Auckland International Airport I certainly take notice of interesting airplane livery.

Air New Zealand's new livery revealed. Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner due for delivery 2014

First route set for Boeing's new 'stretch' Dreamliner

Last week, Air New Zealand announced that Auckland-Perth will be the first scheduled route ever operated by the new stretched Boeing Dreamliner when the airline takes delivery next year.

Hobbit Style Airlines. THIS IS AWESOME (honestly, this just makes me very sad... because i know i will never get to experience this awesomeness.)

New Zealand airline goes Hobbit Style. Would so ride on this plane!

Jetaway : Air New Zealand's international inflight magazine TYPE: Library / Pictorial CONTRIBUTOR: Air New Zealand PLACE: [Wellington, N.Z.] ID: Main file

Air New Zealand and Crew. The aircraft immediately behind the crew ZK-NZP was lost at Mount Erebus, Antartica.

The rare green air new zealand plane.

Air New Zealand Boeing ZK-FRE, exhibiting a temporary "Holidays" livery, departs Auckland-International, October (Photo: Colin Hunter)

Air New Zealand ZK-NBT Boeing 747-419 aircraft picture

Air New Zealand Boeing ZK-NBT getting a push at Frankfurt-Main, circa (Photo: Bernhard Bauske)

Air New Zealand Vintage family portrait

This year Air NZ celebrates its Anniversary of flying between London and LA, and we have some photos from the very first flight - here's the on-board crew and cabin's changing style over 30 years