Wednesday December 12, 2018 13:06

THE STAR ALLIANCE Press Releases

STAR ALLIANCE EXPANDS CONNECTION SERVICE TO TORONTO PEARSON AIRPORT Proactive Help for Customers Lifestyle—25 Jul 18

The Star Alliance Connection Service is now available at Toronto Pearson Airport. This assists passengers with tight connections between two Star Alliance member airline flights. Dedicated Connection Service staff use special software to monitor the

STAR ALLIANCE LOS ANGELES LOUNGE AGAIN VOTED BEST ALLIANCE LOUNGE AT SKYTRAX WORLD AIRLINE Lifestyle—19 Jul 18

Accolade Received Fourth Year Running Star Alliance Voted Best Airline Alliance at Skytrax The Star Alliance Lounge at Los Angeles International Airport was voted best Alliance Lounge at the Skytrax World Airline Awards for the fourth year in a row. "We

STAR ALLIANCE, AIR CHINA AND BEIJING CAPITAL INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AGREE JOINT COOPERATION Lifestyle—20 Dec 17

In a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed during the Star Alliance Chief Executive Board (CEB) meeting in Beijing, Star Alliance, member carrier Air China and Beijing Capital International Airport (BCIA) have agreed to closely cooperate to further

Air China, Star Alliance and Beijing Capital International Airport Conclude Memorandum of Lifestyle—14 Dec 17

On 13 December 2017, the Star Alliance Chief Executive Board (CEB) met in Beijing. The meeting was attended by Star Alliance carriers from 28 countries and regions who gathered to celebrate Air China's 10th anniversary as a member of Star. During the

THAI and Star Alliance Country Steering Council Thailand Celebrate 20th General—03 Jul 17

Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) and the Star Alliance Country Steering Council Thailand co-hosted a celebration event on the 20th Anniversary of the Star Alliance network at a cocktail reception held at The Great Room, W Hotel

Photo Release: Star Alliance Airport Team in Area Thailand Celebrates 20th Anniversary in Lifestyle—25 May 17

The Star Alliance Airport Team in Area Thailand, consisting of 14 air carriers that operate flights to and from Bangkok, recently celebrated Star Alliance's 20th Anniversary "Connecting People and Cultures" at Suvarnabhumi Airport. With mutual

JUNEYAO AIRLINES BECOMES FIRST AIRLINE TO EXPAND STAR ALLIANCE NETWORK UNDER CONNECTING PARTNER Lifestyle—23 May 17

JUNEYAO AIRLINES BECOMES FIRST AIRLINE TO EXPANDSTAR ALLIANCE NETWORK UNDER CONNECTING PARTNER MODELMore Travel Options Via Shanghai Juneyao Airlines today became the first airline to expand the Star Alliance network as a Connecting Partner. Under the

Photo Release: THAI Hosts Star Alliance Management Board Meeting in General—25 Apr 17

Senior representatives from member carriers of the Star Alliance network recently held its first Star Alliance Management Board (AMB) meeting of 2017 in Bangkok at the Siam Kempinski Hotel. This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Star Alliance

PEDRO HEILBRON ELECTED AS NEW CHAIRMAN OF THE STAR ALLIANCE CHIEF EXECUTIVE General—16 Dec 16

Pedro Heilbron, CEO of Copa Holdings and of Copa Airlines, has been elected as the new Chairman of the Star Alliance Chief Executive Board (CEB). He succeeds Calin Rovinescu, President and Chief Executive Officer of Air Canada, who held the post for the

SWISS WELCOMES STAR ALLIANCE CEOS TO ZURICH FOR BOARD MEETING AIRLINE CELEBRATES 10 YEARS OF Lifestyle—23 Jun 16

Swiss International Air Lines yesterday welcomed the Chief Executives of the Star Alliance member airlines to Zurich for their annual summer meeting. The delegation arrived on an exclusive flight operated by the new Bombardier CS100 aircraft branded in

UNITED HOSTS STAR ALLIANCE CHIEF EXECUTIVE BOARD MEETING IN CHICAGO Member carrier CEOs review 2015 Lifestyle—17 Dec 15

The Star Alliance Chief Executive Board (CEB) met this week for its annual review of the aviation industry landscape, the performance and competitive positioning of the Alliance and to analyse progress in optimising the travel experience for

AVIANCA BRASILJOINS STAR ALLIANCE NETWORK Lifestyle—26 Jul 15

At a special ceremony held at Guarulhos International Airport today, the Star Alliance member carriers welcomed their newest member, Avianca Brasil. “Adding Avianca Brasil to our network is an important step in enhancing our customer proposition in

STAR ALLIANCE LAX LOUNGE WINS SKYTRAX AWARD Voted Best Alliance Lounge 13 Star Alliance carriers Lifestyle—23 Jun 15

The Star Alliance Lounge in the Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT) of Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) has been voted best Alliance Lounge by Skytrax. Accepting the award, Justin Erbacci, Vice President Customer Experience and Technology,

STAR ALLIANCE CHIEF EXECUTIVE BOARD APPROVES AIR INDIA MEMBERSHIP Joining date for National Carrier Lifestyle—26 Jun 14

At its Chief Executive Board (CEB) Meeting held in London on June 23rd, 2014, the CEOs of the Star Alliance network unanimously approved the membership of Air India, clearing the way for the National carrier to become the first Indian airline to join a

STAR ALLIANCE: MORE CHOICE FOR GLOBETROTTERS Additional Economy Class Round the World Fare Levels Lifestyle—22 May 14

The Star Alliance network has expanded its offer to globetrotters through the introduction of four additional Round the World (RTW) fare levels. Customers can now choose from a total of 14 RTW fares; three for travel in First Class, four for travel in

WIN STAR ALLIANCE GOLD STATUS Play the Star Alliance Gold Game and Enjoy the Enhanced Lifestyle—07 Nov 13

Ever wanted to be part of the elite club of Alliance frequent flyers? Now is your chance. Play the new Star Alliance Gold Game and become a “Gold” winner. From now until December 13th, 2013, the Star Alliance network is offering customers the

Photo News: Star Alliance Celebrates its 15th Anniversary with Donation at Pakkred Babies Lifestyle—21 May 12

The Star Alliance Airport Coordinator Committee in Bangkok recently arranged a charity event to mark “Star Alliance’s 15th Anniversary Celebration” at Pakkred Babies Home located in Nonthaburi. Mr. Anucha Potjamarnvimon (2nd from right,

STAR ALLIANCE’S 15th ANNIVERSARY PROMOTION A VIP Trip of a Lifetime for a Group of 15 as Top Lifestyle—18 May 12

As the Star Alliance network celebrates its 15th Anniversary, it would like to thank its customers for 15 years of loyalty. As part of the celebrations, the Alliance is running a four week competition with fantastic prizes on offer. Participating in the

ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES JOINS STAR ALLIANCE Lifestyle—14 Dec 11

At a ceremony held at Addis Ababa’s Bole International Airport the Star Alliance Chief Executive Board (CEB) welcomed Ethiopian Airlines as the Alliance’s third carrier based on the African continent. “Today we have taken a large step

STAR ALLIANCE SELECTS B/E AEROSPACE TO SUPPLY LONG-HAUL ECONOMY CLASS Lifestyle—10 Oct 11

Star Alliance has selected B/E Aerospace as its development partner for the Star Alliance long-haul economy seat programme. This joint procurement initiative is aimed at providing member airlines the opportunity to offer their economy class customers

STAR ALLIANCE FAREFINDER APP GOES ANDRIOD Lifestyle—30 Sep 11

The Star Alliance FareFinder app is now also available for Android™, enabling users of more than 500 different mobile devices to access fare information for the 27 member airline alliance. The FareFinder app allows fare searches for either one-way

STAR ALLIANCE LAUNCHES FAREFINDER APP iPhone app to access member carrier Lifestyle—29 Aug 11

Following the recent successful launch of its Navigator iPhone app, the Star Alliance network has now become the first airline alliance to introduce an easy and simple to use fare finder mobile application. Christopher Korenke, Vice President Commercial

STAR ALLIANCE AND AIR INDIA PUT AIR INDIA’S ALLIANCE MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION ON Lifestyle—01 Aug 11

The member airlines of the Star Alliance network and Air India have jointly concluded that the integration of Air India into the global airline alliance will be suspended. This is due to the fact that Air India has not met the minimum joining conditions

STAR ALLIANCE GOES MOBILE WITH IPHONE APP Star Alliance Navigator gives you the world at your Lifestyle—29 Jul 11

Customers travelling on the Star Alliance network now have access to all Alliance related travel information through their iPhone. The new Navigator app delivers up to the minute information about flights and enables passengers to make informed travel

STAR ALLIANCE: STRONG AND STEADY DEMAND FOR CONVENTIONS AND MEETINGS Lifestyle—23 May 11

27 Member Carrier Airline Alliance Again Represented at IMEXJoint Round-the-World Promotion with MEETINGS:review The dedicated conventions and meetings travel products offered by the Star Alliance network once again grew over the past 12 months, bucking

GO ISLAND HOPPING ACROSS THE PACIFIC WITH THE STAR ALLIANCE MICRONESIA Lifestyle—18 Apr 11

Star Alliance, the way the Earth connects, has added a further fare product for customers to explore additional islands in the Pacific Ocean. With the Micronesia Airpass, passengers can purchase up to 10 flights on the Continental Airlines and United

Air China Passengers to Take Key Role in Star Alliance Seat Survey General—24 Mar 11

As a member of the Star Alliance, the world's largest airline group, Air China is this week giving its customers the chance to have their say in an important decision the alliance is making globally. The Star Alliance aims to enhance passenger

STAR ALLIANCE ADDS AIR CANADA, TAM AND US AIRWAYS TO UPGRADE AWARDS Lifestyle—28 Jan 11

Frequent flyers on the Star Alliance network can now also use their miles to upgrade when travelling on Air Canada, TAM and US Airways. These member carriers are now participating in the unique Star Alliance Upgrade Awards programme, the redemption

AEGEAN AIRLINES JOINS STAR ALLIANCE NETWORK Lifestyle—06 Jul 10

Connecting Greece to the World Improved Access to Greek Vacation Hotspots At a ceremony held in Athens today, Aegean Airlines was accepted into the Star Alliance network as the 28th member. Theodore Vassilakis, Chairman of Aegean Airlines said:

TAM AIRLINES JOINS STAR ALLIANCE Lifestyle—17 May 10

Star Alliance network enhanced with more destinations and flights across Brazil and South America TAM Airlines, the leading Brazilian carrier, today joined the Star Alliance network, thereby putting the world’s longest serving airline alliance