Alliance

Virgin Australia partners with United Airlines; ends alliance with Delta

Virgin Australia has announced its new partnership with United Airlines, ending its long-term alliance with Delta Air Lines.  ...


US Department of Justice sues to stop American Airlines and JetBlue partnership

The US Justice Department sues American Airlines and JetBlue alliance, claiming it will lead to higher fares.  ...


Airline Alliance’s Benefits and Drawbacks Explained

Passengers know that there are 3 big alliances in the sky at the moment: Star Alliance, oneworld and SkyTeam. But what are the benefits of an alliance? Read more:...


Big surprise: Qantas buys Alliance Airlines share incognito?

On February 1, 2019, Qantas released an official statement claiming it has bought a 19.99% stake in Alliance Airlines - an Australian charter airline. With an average price of $2.40 AUD per share, the purchase cost the Australian flag carrier $60 million AUD ($ 43.56 million)....


Qantas and Emirates hail reauthorization of alliance until 2023

The alliance between Australia’s Qantas and the UAE, Dubai-based Emirates airline was reauthorized by an Australian regulatory body for a further five years....


Airbus and Delta form an alliance for in-cabin roaming

Five brands in the realms of aviation and telecommunication have united into the Seamless Air Alliance: Airbus, Delta, OneWeb, Sprint and Bharti Airtel. The objective of this alliance is to find solutions to provide mobile data access during flights....


Chinese airlines open hunting season for Cathay pilots

Chinese airlines are reported luring pilots from financially pressured Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific, at the backdrop of a possible reshuffle of alliances.  ...