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.



Cebu Pacific Close To Achieving Full Network Recovery

By Adrian Schofield Jan 25, 2023
Cebu Pacific plans to boost its operations to pre-pandemic levels in March.
Airlines & Lessors

Daily Memo: Imminent Air India Order Set To Accelerate India’s Narrowbody Boom

By Adrian Schofield Jan 24, 2023
Air India is expected to place orders with Airbus and Boeing to add more than 400 narrowbodies to its fleet.
Aircraft & Propulsion

Vistara Strengthens Market Share, Financial Results

By Adrian Schofield Jan 24, 2023
India’s Vistara is continuing to expand its fleet and network beyond pre-pandemic levels as it takes delivery of new aircraft.
Airlines & Lessors