Articles tagged “oneworld”

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Qatar Airways Poised to Expand Post-Pandemic Routes Through New Partnerships

Qatar Airways Poised to Expand Post-Pandemic Routes Through New Partnerships

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Longtime Holdout Alaska Airlines Joining Oneworld Signals Renewed Importance of Alliances

The airline industry was increasingly writing off global alliances before the Covid-19 pandemic hit. Now, the tables appear to be turning with Alaska Airlines accelerating its membership into Oneworld despite the crisis and carriers increasingly depending on their partners for global reach.

Longtime Holdout Alaska Airlines Joining Oneworld Signals Renewed Importance of Alliances

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American Airlines and Qatar Airways Agree to Make Up and Work Together Again

Emirates, Etihad Airways, and Qatar Airways probably take some government help. But many airlines take indirect subsidies. The Gulf trio is nowhere near as evil as depicted in recent rhetoric by U.S. carriers. American made the right decision in renewing this codeshare agreement.

American Airlines and Qatar Airways Agree to Make Up and Work Together Again

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Alaska Airlines Joins Oneworld Alliance: What That Means for Flights Out of Seattle

Alaska Airlines startled the airline world by announcing it will enter the Oneworld global alliance. It also plans to coordinate more deeply with American, especially after American launches London and Bangalore flights from Seattle. But will the two be able to compete with powerhouse Delta, which also flies internationally from Seattle?

Alaska Airlines Joins Oneworld Alliance: What That Means for Flights Out of Seattle

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American Airlines and China Southern Launch Frequent Flyer Partnership

American's loyalty members may no longer have to worry about the mixed messages coming from China Southern and its plans to join the Oneworld Alliance. With a new partnership, frequent flyers on both carriers will now be able to reap benefits — with or without China Southern playing a role in Oneworld.

American Airlines and China Southern Launch Frequent Flyer Partnership

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Oneworld Woos Airlines to Connect With Less Than Full Membership

There's much to expect from Oneworld in its 20th year of service, but partners joining with Connect status may be the most interesting development to watch for.

Oneworld Woos Airlines to Connect With Less Than Full Membership

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Oneworld Stays Cool on China Southern Joining Alliance

Oneworld executives don't seem too keen on China Southern joining the alliance any time soon, but as an alternative, the Chinese carrier may be able to join as a Connect partner. For Oneworld passengers, that will at least extend loyalty benefits to connecting flights.

Oneworld Stays Cool on China Southern Joining Alliance

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Airbus A380 Superjumbo Has a Big Problem on Its Hands

Too many airlines may be moving on from the Airbus A380, opting for more nimble aircraft instead. It's leading to a midlife crisis.

Airbus A380 Superjumbo Has a Big Problem on Its Hands

Airlines

Qatar Airways Still Considering Its Oneworld Future

Oneworld might have a shiny new brand identity but it should probably spend its time now trying to smooth things over with one of its key airline members.

Qatar Airways Still Considering Its Oneworld Future

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Qatar Airways Doubles Down on Threat to Boycott Oneworld

After months of hostility with other airlines, Qatar Airways still hasn't backed down. Its president says it doesn't need Oneworld, but is that really true?

Qatar Airways Doubles Down on Threat to Boycott Oneworld