Korean Air, Accor ink deal

Korean Air and Accor have signed a partnership agreement, which enables members of Korean Air Skypass Frequent Flyer Program to earn miles during their stays at Sofitel, Novotel and Mercure hotels worldwide.
Skypass members will now earn 500 miles for each stay at Sofitel and 250 miles at Novotel and Mercure. As a special launch offer of the partnership, Korean Air Skypass members, bearers of Skypass, will be able to earn up to 2000 miles at Sofitel and 500 miles at Novotel and Mercure, for every eligible stay until March 31st 2007.

Jean-Louis Dubrule, Accor Senior Vice President Strategic Partnerships, said: Ç We look forward to welcoming members of Korean Air Skypass program in our hotels around the globe. Our partnership with Korean Air fits the continuity of our relations with Skyteam and the airlines companies members of this alliance. È

Kang Dal Ho, Managing Vice President, Europe Africa Middle East, of Korean Air : Ç You need to be always innovative when managing a frequent flyer program. This partnership with Accor today allows Korean Air to offer to its 14 million clients, members of Skypass, the possibility to earn miles in 1,300 hotels on the five continents. È