The judge said his actions weren't violent, but he did break serious security laws.
Seventy flying school students will do around 700 take-offs and landings a day.
The investment comes despite predictions the A380's time is over.
Passengers were told not to open the overhead luggage compartments.
Kiwis heading to Queensland can now skip the 14 day quarantine.
Air New Zealand sits at number 3, dropping one place since last year.
The change means several extra hours of travel time for customers.
His best friend didn't make it, falling to his death.
The aircraft has been ruled safe by US authorities, but travellers remain wary after the two major disasters.