Articles tagged “codeshares”

Business of Loyalty: EasyJet’s Long-Haul Alliance Shirks Traditional Codeshare Benefits

Business of Loyalty: EasyJet’s Long-Haul Alliance Shirks Traditional Codeshare Benefits

Grant Martin, Skift

EasyJet just launched an airline alliance aimed at better-connecting travelers across low-cost networks. Beyond a booking engine, though, the partnership offers few benefits.

3 months ago

Delta Deepens Relationship With Korean Air to Expand Its Foothold in Asia

Delta Deepens Relationship With Korean Air to Expand Its Foothold in Asia

Kyunghee Park, Bloomberg

Delta didn't want to feel outdone by American's announcement last week to tie-up with an Asian carrier. Delta's advantage, however, is that it's had an ongoing relationship with Korean Air while American is newer to partnerships in the region.

9 months ago

Singapore Airlines and JetBlue Airways to Launch Codeshare Operations

Singapore Airlines and JetBlue Airways to Launch Codeshare Operations

Marisa Garcia, Skift

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?

4 years ago

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

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

Marisa Garcia, Skift

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

4 years ago

JetBlue and Etihad Sign Codeshare Agreement

JetBlue and Etihad Sign Codeshare Agreement

Associated Press

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.

4 years ago

American Airlines and US Airways To Begin Select Codeshares

Dennis Schaal, Skift

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.

4 years ago

Etihad Adds Another Codeshare, This Time Aegean Airlines in Greece

Etihad Adds Another Codeshare, This Time Aegean Airlines in Greece

Khaleej Times

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

4 years ago

Codeshare Rules Leave Girl Stranded, Airline Apologizes

Associated Press

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?

4 years ago

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

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

Dennis Schaal, Skift

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.

4 years ago

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

Dennis Schaal, Skift

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.

5 years ago

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

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

Gordana Filipovic and Misha Savic, Bloomberg

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.

5 years ago

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

Skift

5 years ago