Civil Aviation Amendment Act 2002

22 Interpretation
  • (1) Section 87A of the principal Act is amended by adding to the definition of scheduled international air service the words ; and, in relation to a New Zealand international airline, includes a seventh freedom service.

    (2) Section 87A of the principal Act is amended by adding the following definition:

    seventh freedom service means a series of flights between 1 or more points in 1 country or territory other than New Zealand and 1 or more points in another country or territory other than New Zealand, if—

    • (a) the airline is designated by New Zealand under the air services agreement (or similar arrangement) between New Zealand and each country or territory in which the service is being performed; and

    • (b) the service is performed according to the traffic rights allocated to the airline under those agreements (or arrangements); and

    • (c) the service is a scheduled service.