- Air Freight NZ
airline = Air Freight NZ
logo_size = 100
IATA = AF
ICAO = AFNcite web|url=http://www.caa.govt.nz/airlines/callsigns.pdf|title= CAA Callsign Register]
callsign = Air Freight
founded = Fact|date=April 2008July 1989
Auckland, New Zealandflagicon|New Zealand
Auckland International Airport
Palmerston North International Airport Christchurch International Airport
fleet_size = 5
destinations = 3
website = http://www.airfreightnz.co.nz
Air Freight NZ is a
cargo airlinebased in Auckland, New Zealand. It operates scheduled overnight cargo services on behalf of owner Freightways Express. Domestic charter services are also operated. Its main base is Auckland International Airport, with hubs at Christchurch International Airportand Palmerston North International Airportcite news | title= Directory: World Airlines | work= Flight International| page= 57 | date= 2007-03-27] .
The airline started operations in July
1989, headed by Peter Vincent. Its primary contract was the courier division of New Zealand Railways. It is now wholly owned by Freightways Express.
Incidents and accidents
3 October 2003: Air Freight NZ Convair 580, ZK-KFUcite web|url=http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=20031003-0|title= ASN Accident Report] , was lost off radar near the Kapiti Coast. Fatalities: 2.
31 July 1989: Air Freight NZ Convair 580, ZK-FTBcite web|url=http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19890731-0|title= ASN Accident Report] , descended shortly after takeoff from Auckland International Airport, colliding with a bank before crashing into Manakau Harbour. Fatalities: 3.
*4 Convair 580
*1 Convair 5800
* [http://www.airfreightnz.co.nz/ Air Freight NZ / Freightways]
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