Oceania carriers add to air service

HONOLULU -- Qantas Airways and Air New Zealand announced additions to their weekly flight schedules.

Qantas added two flights from Los Angeles to Brisbane, Australia, with a stop in Auckland, New Zealand. In January, it will add four flights from Los Angeles to Sydney, Australia.

In October, Air New Zealand will increase Los Angeles-Auckland service to 14 flights; Los Angeles to Sydney to five; and Honolulu-Auckland flights to three. In November, the carrier will increase flights from Auckland to Sydney to 27.

Meanwhile, Air New Zealand's new support center for U.S. agents is open. The number is (800) 262-2468.

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