Southern Lights by Flight

This 10-hour flight departing from Christchurch, New Zealand, will see you witnessing the most spectacular light show on Earth, the Aurora Australis, also known as the Southern Lights.  

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Departs from Christchurch


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Flights are scheduled to coincide with the southern autumn equinox i.e. around March.

What's on offer

A rare opportunity to fly towards Antarctica to around 62 degrees south, accompanied by a team of expert astronomers and photographers.

Charter flight aiming for latitudes of 62 degrees south.
Expert team of astronomers & photographer onboard.
Two full-service Air New Zealand meals plus in-flight snacks.
Full bar service onboard.
Pre flight mission at the International Antarctica Centre.

Air New Zealand Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

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