The three major airline alliances have called on governments and stakeholders to take action to alleviate the unprecedented challenges faced by the industry amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
oneworld has confirmed Alaska Airlines intends to join the alliance by summer next year. At the same time, the carrier unveiled plans to form a US west coast international alliance with oneworld founding member American Airlines.
As oneworld celebrates two decades of operation, Breaking Travel News here brings you twenty key facts about the industry leading global alliance.
Royal Air Maroc has signed up to become the next member of oneworld. Also today, Fiji Airways starts flying as a oneworld connect partner.
The governing board of the oneworld global airline alliance has nominated Qantas Group chief executive Alan Joyce to serve as its chairman for the next two years.
Japan Airlines and Russia’s S7 Airlines have agreed to further expand their codeshare cooperation by adding four new Russia-domestic destinations to JAL’s network.
oneworld has turned 18, after launching services and benefits in February 1999. To mark this milestone, oneworld chief executive Rob Gurney reviewed oneworld’s progress and priorities in a speech at the Aviation Club of the UK in London, where the alliance’s inception was originally announced.