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Alaska Airlines expands its global reach with British Airways codeshare

 Alaska Airlines’ codeshare with British Airways will further expand to cover 16 additional markets in Alaska Airlines’ network.  ...


Norwegian competition prompts US approve Aer Lingus join AJBA

The United States Department of Transportation (DoT) announced tentatively approving Aer Lingus to join the oneworld alliance's \Atlantic Joint Business Agreement (AJBA) that American Airlines (A1G) (AAL), British Airways, Finnair Iberia, and LEVEL are already a part of. All aforementioned airlines are part of the oneworld alliance. In joining the business venture fully, the Irish airline would integrate the planning, pricing and sales a...


Alaska Airlines officially poised to join oneworld alliance

Alaska Airlines is officially set to join oneworld, after the alliance sent out an official invitation. The carrier hopes to fast-track its membership and join by the end of 2020....


Will airline alliances fade into mediocrity in the next decade?

With more and more airlines departing alliances, while others are constantly threatening to leave them, will alliances fade into mediocrity in the coming decade?...


LATAM to leave oneworld in October 2020?

LATAM, Chilean airline, is potentially leaving oneworld alliance from October 1, 2020, a message of current alliance partner suggests. While the exit was expected since LATAM formed partnership with Delta Airlines in September 2019, the date has not previously been revealed. ...


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:...


Airline alliances: a gentlemen's club or smart business move?

Just days ago China Southern Airlines announced it will be leaving SkyTeam, a move preceded by Qatar Airways boss’ threats to exit OneWorld. Now, there are rumors that Cathay Pacific, the founding member of the very same OneWorld, is also questioning the value of airline alliances. Slowly but surely, we may be witnessing the downfall of global airline alliances. So why do airlines enter these memberships in the first place? And does it...


Qatar Airways could exit OneWorld over American dispute, says CEO

Qatar Airways CEO AL Baker threatens to withdraw from the OneWorld alliance due to a trade dispute between the state-owned carrier and its archrival and alliance member American Airlines.  ...


Oneworld appoints Qantas’ Alan Joyce as Governing Board Chairman

The Governing Board of the oneworld global airline alliance has nominated Qantas Group CEO Alan Joyce on September 18, 2018, to serve as its Chairman for the next two years. ...


Exclusively from Sydney | Fiji to partner with Oneworld

AeroTime exclusively from Sydney | During IATA AGM Sydney conference on June 3, 2018, Oneworld unveiled a new platform for linking up to the alliance. Called "Connect" it is the first new membership platform for alliance in 20 years. Fiji Airways is to become the first partner....