Adrian Schofield

Auckland Bureau Chief

Auckland, New Zealand


Adrian is Auckland bureau chief for Aviation Week, based in New Zealand. He covers commercial aviation in the Asia-Pacific region.

Adrian was previously based in Aviation Week’s Washington office for nine years, writing for a range of the group’s publications and covering many aspects of the commercial aviation industry. He has won Australasian and international awards for his aviation writing.

Prior to joining Aviation Week in 2002, Adrian covered aviation industry and policy issues for two other publishing companies in Washington. He has also worked for newspapers in Texas and New Zealand, covering a wide range of topics. Adrian graduated from Auckland University with a degree in history and English in 1992.



Korean Air Fleet Strategy Moving Forward With A321neo Debut

By Adrian Schofield Nov 30, 2022
Korean Air is set to begin scheduled operations with its first Airbus A321neo in December.
Airlines & Lessors

Vistara To Merge With Air India After SIA-Tata Deal

By Adrian Schofield Nov 29, 2022
Singapore Airlines will take a 25.1% stake in Air India as part of the deal.
Airlines & Lessors

Cathay Pacific In Discussions For New Aircraft Order

By Adrian Schofield Nov 28, 2022
Cathay Pacific is moving ahead with plans to upgrade its medium-haul fleet.
Airlines & Lessors