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Star Alliance Or One World?!?  
User currently offlineAir Palingus From Argentina, joined May 2000, 43 posts, RR: 0
Posted (9 years 4 months 2 days 6 hours ago) and read 3358 times:

Hey people!!! I have been an AAdvantage (One World) member for a long time know, yet know that Swiss has been bought by Lufthansa, maybe Star Alliance will be a better choice for me. Do you think United will survive?? Will LAN begin direct service to Europe from Argentina with "Lan Argentina"? Who do you think is best and more realiable in the long term?? Star Alliance or One World?? Consider I'm in South America, and more specifically, in Buenos Aires, Argentina! Thanks!

Air Palingus.

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User currently offlineGarri767 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (9 years 4 months 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 3235 times:

Star alliance all the way!  cool 

User currently offlineJasepl From India, joined Jul 2004, 3582 posts, RR: 39
Reply 2, posted (9 years 4 months 1 day 18 hours ago) and read 3230 times:

Skyteam!

User currently offlineRCS763AV From Colombia, joined Jun 2004, 4393 posts, RR: 12
Reply 3, posted (9 years 4 months 1 day ago) and read 3208 times:

Skyteam thank you! OW and * dont get to me!


Les escribo desde el frío de mi verde altiplano.
User currently offlineAvianca From Venezuela, joined Jan 2005, 5922 posts, RR: 40
Reply 4, posted (9 years 4 months 1 day ago) and read 3207 times:

think mostly flights to/within south america = star

good frequencies with one world (AA and LA)

also very nice = Skyteam,

so I always took the cheapest...



Colombia es el Mundo Y el Mundo es Colombia
User currently offlineAerorobnz From Rwanda, joined Feb 2001, 7165 posts, RR: 13
Reply 5, posted (9 years 4 months 23 hours ago) and read 3206 times:

My airport is a Star Alliance airport rather than a OneWorld so I choose Star Alliance for the frequencies and range of destinations accessible.

User currently offlineBMIFlyer From UK - England, joined Feb 2004, 8810 posts, RR: 58
Reply 6, posted (9 years 4 months 23 hours ago) and read 3204 times:

Star for me  Smile


Lee



Sometimes You Can't Make It On Your Own
User currently offlineZRH From Switzerland, joined Nov 1999, 5566 posts, RR: 36
Reply 7, posted (9 years 4 months 23 hours ago) and read 3213 times:

I think it really depends on the airport from where you depart mostly. For me it will be Star because the biggest operator out of Zurich (Swiss) will soon join Star.
We have here,

Star:
Lufthansa/Swiss, AUA, SAS, TAP, LOT, Spanair, Singapore, Thai, Air Canada, United, South African (I think it will join Star soon): 12

Oneworld:
BA, AA, IB, Finnair, Air Lingus: 5

Skyteam:
AF/KLM, Alitalia, Continental, Delta, Korean: 6

Swiss has about 48% of the flights and Lufthansa is by far the second.

I think these figures makes the choice easy.

[Edited 2005-03-31 02:23:29]

User currently offlineRCS763AV From Colombia, joined Jun 2004, 4393 posts, RR: 12
Reply 8, posted (9 years 4 months ago) and read 3209 times:

Quoting Avianca (Reply 4):
think mostly flights to/within south america = star

good frequencies with one world (AA and LA)

also very nice = Skyteam,

so I always took the cheapest...

You mean within Brazil in the case of star. A Colombian would not go thru GRU to fly to UIO....Or thru YYZ to go to LIM. The best in Southamerica is OneWorld, followed by skyteam.



Les escribo desde el frío de mi verde altiplano.
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