Update for international travelers in New Zealand, and intending international travelers to Christchurch, New Zealand.
New Zealand earthquake
Christchurch International Airport is open for domestic flights and international flights, the Lyttelton Port is operational, railways remain closed.
A deadly earthquake has stunned the people of New Zealand leaving in its wake at least 65 dead and many more injured or in a state of upheaval. The 6.3 magnitude quake caused the city of Christchurch to shudder violently, and even dislodged a massive chunk of glacial ice.