Articles tagged “codeshares”

Singapore Airlines and JetBlue Airways to Launch Codeshare Operations

JetBlue's use of partners to expand its networks is wise, but will it be enough to convince others that it really wants to go it alone?

2 years ago

JetBlue Announces Expanded Partnership with JAL on U.S. Domestic Routes

Look for more airlines to turn to codeshares with JetBlue as they seek alternatives to the American Airlines behemoth.

3 years ago

JetBlue and Etihad Sign Codeshare Agreement

Etihad passengers who are looking for trips to Fort Lauderdale and other JetBlue cities will now find it much easier to make the connection, and the converse is true for JetBlue passengers, as well. In tandem with JetBlue's existing codeshare with Emirates, the New York-based carrier is branching out in the Middle East and elsewhere.

3 years ago

American Airlines and US Airways To Begin Select Codeshares

American Airlines and US Airways are proceeding apace with the merger integration. The two carriers dreamed of days like this a few months ago when the Justice Department's antitrust suit threw the whole thing into doubt.

3 years ago

Etihad Adds Another Codeshare, This Time Aegean Airlines in Greece

Etihad's work creating a network that runs deeper than most alliances is not easy to recreate, even when you do have pockets' as deep as Etihad's. non-alliance joining makes sense

3 years ago

Codeshare Rules Leave Girl Stranded, Airline Apologizes

Codeshares are ever-more popular and they sound wonderful, but they have to work for passengers, many of whom are unaware of which airline they are actually flying. When an airline's own employees don't understand how unaccompanied minor rules apply to a codeshare, how is a passenger supposed to figure it all out?

3 years ago

United, American and Delta Executives Agree: Airline Mergers Are ‘Beautiful’

Airline consolidation is getting disruptive these days -- and not just for stressed out passengers. New global joint ventures such as Virgin Atlantic-Delta and Emirates-Qantas are shaking up the status quo, and will be increasingly challenging to global airline alliances.

3 years ago

Are codeshares getting out of hand? DOT cracks down on travel agent practices

The DOT is taking a tougher enforcement tack on travel agents' codeshare disclosure violations just as there is a changing of the guard looming at the top of the department. Coincidence? We doubt it. But, making codeshares more transparent is long overdue.

3 years ago

Etihad picks up its 43rd codeshare partner: Serbian carrier JAT

The JAT partnership is the quintessential move from Etihad; the Gulf carrier snaps ups pieces of struggling airlines to expand its reach while avoiding formal alliances, to the benefit of both airlines.

4 years ago

JetBlue in a codeshare deal with Qatar, connecting JFK/IAD to Doha

4 years ago

Domestic airline code shares can’t be free-for-all: DoT Inspector General

FAA needs to become a lot more accountable for its lack of accountability oversight over regional airlines and their code shares with mainline carriers. This report and hopefully action after will be a step in right direction.

4 years ago

JetBlue to start doing real codeshares through JFK, though no global alliance yet

This is a smart move from JetBlue which by virtue of being the biggest domestic into the big U.S. international hub of JFK, is strategically placed very well with these real codeshare agreements.

4 years ago