FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines and SN Brussels are extending the reach of their new codeshare to give American’s customers more access to Africa and SN Brussels customers more cities to choose from in the U.S
American will offer codeshare service to Douala and Yaounde, Cameroon; Kinshasa, Congo; Banjul, Gambia; and Dakar, Senegal, via Brussels, Belgium, on SN Brussels starting July 1. And beginning today, SN Brussels customers will have access to 17 new destinations via American’s hub in Chicago.
American and SN Brussels launched a codeshare May 7, allowing U.S. customers to fly on codeshare service beyond Brussels to Munich, Germany; Milan, Italy; Copenhagen, Denmark; Stockholm, Sweden; and Vienna, Austria. In late May, the codeshare expanded to Berlin; Marseille and Nice, France; and Turin and Venice, Italy.
The original codeshare agreement gave SN Brussels customers access to six U.S. destinations on American: Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Atlanta, Houston and Dallas/Fort Worth. Today, additional codeshare service begins via Chicago to Phoenix, Ariz.; San Diego; San Jose, Calif.; Denver; Miami; Orlando, Fla.; Indianapolis; New Orleans; Minneapolis; Kansas City, Mo.; St. Louis; Las Vegas, Nev.; Cincinnati; Philadelphia; Austin, Texas; and Detroit.
Frequent flier program members may earn mileage credit and redeem award travel under American’s AAdvantage and SN Brussels’ Privilege program whenever flying on services operated by the other carrier.
About American Airlines
American Airlines is the world`s largest carrier. American, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection regional carriers serve nearly 275 cities in 50 countries and territories with approximately 4,300 daily flights. The combined network fleet numbers more than 1,100 aircraft. American`s award-winning Web site, AA.com, provides users with easy access to check and book fares, plus personalized news, information and travel offers. American Airlines is a founding member of the oneworld Alliance.
About SN Brussels
SN Brussels Airlines is the new Belgian full-service airline based in Brussels offering its customers a gateway to Europe and Africa. The company, which employs more than 1.800 people, guarantees more than 285 punctual flights a day to 47 European and 13 African cities, as well as 1 direct daily flight between Brussels and Chicago and 22 US destinations beyond. SN Brussels Airlines’ modern fleet consists of 35 aircraft.