Iron Maiden announce final leg of world tour

Band play New Zealand for first time in 16 years

Iron Maiden have announced the final dates of their ‘Somewhere Back In Time World Tour’.

The metal band, who will be flown to dates by their lead singer and qualified pilot Bruce Dickinson, will start off in Dubai and finish off in America on the 2009 stint.

The group will play their first shows in New Zealand in 16 years on the jaunt.

Iron Maiden will play the following dates:

Dubai Media City Amphitheatre (February 13)

Bangalore Royal Challenge Rock In India (15)

Auckland Mount Smart Stadium (20)

Christchurch AMI Stadium (21)

Monterrey Estadio Technologico (25)

Guadalajara Arena VFG Jalisco (26)

Fero Sol Stadium Complex (28)

South and Central America venues TBC (March 1 – 29)