About Us

True South Flights is made up of pilots and administrative staff: Peter Daniell, Melissa Kensington, Sue Meester, Gareth Allen, Teri Muirhead, Elliot Kensington, Jason Yang and Laura Vincent. CEO Peter Daniell has been running True South Flights (earlier known as Air Wakatipu) since 2012, and he has twelve years of experience operating flights out of Queenstown Airport around Fiordland and Milford Sound.

Since 2012 we have grown, expanding our fleet and our business offering, but we’ve retained our small-business sense of personalised customer service. We pride ourselves on having the best customer service of all the scenic flight operators out of Queenstown, and our goal is to provide a seamless and positive experience which will be the highlight of your holiday.

  • We can guarantee large-window seats for each passenger on all our aircraft.
  • Our pilots are teeming with local knowledge and eager to share their love for this beautiful country.
  • Our flexible staff are always happy to discuss your needs and create a trip just for you, or include you on of our popular and proven tours.

Contact us by phone or email or use the booking page to secure your spot immediately.

Thanks for flying with True South Flights!

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