Kingfisher Airlines alliance with oneworld

first_img<a href=”” target=”_blank”><img src=”;cb=INSERT_RANDOM_NUMBER_HERE&amp;n=a5c63036″ border=”0″ alt=””></a> Oneworld, a universally known airline alliance, has invited Kingfisher Airlines to join with eleven other major airlines including Qantas, American Airlines, British Airways, Cathay Pacific and Japan Airlines. Reaching over 700 destinations in 150 countries, oneworld intends to expand their services through the alliance with Kingfisher Airlines, whose five star fleet travels to 69 destinations, 61 of which are in India. According to a report by Jakarta Post, Kingfisher Airlines generated revenues of US$1.2 billion with 11.6 million passengers. Vijay Mallya, the chairman of Kingfisher Airlines, was pleased with the invitation and the signing of the contract took place last month. “I am delighted that Kingfisher Airlines has been invited to join what is very clearly the world’s best airline alliance and to fly alongside the best collection of airline brands in the world. By becoming part of oneworld, we will be able to offer our guests travel to more than 800 destinations in 150 countries,” he said. American Airlines Chairman and Chief Executive, and oneworld Governing Board Chairman, Gerard Arpey, added that the addition of Kingfisher Airlines is “another key element in making 2010 even more of a breakthrough year for oneworld”.With 380 daily departures on average to nine countries and a focus on customer service and innovation, Kingfisher Airlines has been rated five stars by independent airline research organisation Skytrax as well as having received numerous awards for its quality and services. Source = e-Travel Blackboard: A.Rlast_img

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