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US Airways Not Listed On Star Alliance Members  
User currently offlinehnl-jack From United States of America, joined Mar 2001, 817 posts, RR: 0
Posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks 2 days ago) and read 13920 times:

Just went to the Star Alliance Facebook page
http://www.facebook.com/staralliance?sk=app_145055912232404
to check on their so called big announcement and found no mention of US Airways on their list of member airlines. There's an interactive map with the logo's of all members, but no US. What's up with that?


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User currently offlinemicstatic From United States of America, joined Jul 2001, 773 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks 2 days ago) and read 13880 times:

I see them in PHX


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User currently offlineScottB From United States of America, joined Jul 2000, 6575 posts, RR: 32
Reply 2, posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks 2 days ago) and read 13845 times:

Quoting hnl-jack (Thread starter):
There's an interactive map with the logo's of all members, but no US. What's up with that?

I doubt it was fixed in the space of four minutes, but it is there.


User currently offlineseabosdca From United States of America, joined Sep 2007, 5087 posts, RR: 4
Reply 3, posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks 2 days ago) and read 13815 times:

Check your prescription...  


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User currently onlinekgaiflyer From United States of America, joined Jul 2008, 4141 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks 2 days ago) and read 13781 times:
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Ah ha!

But they're still listed on the Star Alliance page http://www.staralliance.com/en/

So there is no case for your argument -- yet.


User currently onlineusairways85 From United States of America, joined Nov 2001, 3326 posts, RR: 7
Reply 5, posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 13023 times:

They are now listed on the map.

User currently offlinekann123air From United States of America, joined Jun 2009, 710 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 11990 times:

Quoting micstatic (Reply 1):

Yes, US is still on the map.



Moving forward with the New American
User currently offlineCoachClass From United States of America, joined Jan 2010, 418 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 10113 times:

At first I thought, ah ha. So they're really going to go to oneworld as a first step for a merger with AA. I remember that they got "divorced" from BA years ago with that trans-Atlantic association. I wonder if there are any left over bad feelings that would prevent them from joining oneworld where I think they would do better given the UA/CO merger.

User currently offlineOzarkD9S From United States of America, joined Oct 2001, 4878 posts, RR: 22
Reply 8, posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 9308 times:

Never had a problem on US. Some people just have bad travel karma I guess.


Next Up: STL-TPA-BWI-PWM-BWI-STL
User currently offlineindiansbucs From Costa Rica, joined May 2007, 151 posts, RR: 0
Reply 9, posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 8935 times:

Thats how DL/NW started... by bumping CO from Skyteam... too many people in the house!

User currently offlineetops1 From United States of America, joined Nov 2005, 1038 posts, RR: 1
Reply 10, posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 8017 times:

USAirways brings a lot to the table for Star
Alliance . And has no intentions of leaving The Star Alliance .


User currently offlineluganopirate From Switzerland, joined Apr 2010, 49 posts, RR: 0
Reply 11, posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 7988 times:
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Shenzen Airways is the new *A member.

User currently offlinejfritz From United States of America, joined Jun 2011, 60 posts, RR: 0
Reply 12, posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks 19 hours ago) and read 2524 times:

Didnt US at one point have a 757 in Star Alliance Livery? Im at PHX often and have not seen it in years...Ive seen it on an A319 there....

User currently onlinekgaiflyer From United States of America, joined Jul 2008, 4141 posts, RR: 1
Reply 13, posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks 15 hours ago) and read 2269 times:
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Quoting etops1 (Reply 10):
USAirways brings a lot to the table for Star
Alliance.

As a former America West hater, I know this to be true.

There have been days when the only way I could get from Los Angeles to Washington was on US -- either because the last UA or CO plane of the business day had been oversold or because it was Saturday, and no midday departures were offered. On most days I would rather stab myself in the eye than connect through PHL, but you do what you have to do. And US's new Marketplace offereings are as good as anything UA or CO has.

Btw, US has a few monopoly routes like PHX-SEA and PHX-SFO where they have really stepped up service.


User currently offlineMidex461 From United States of America, joined Feb 2000, 282 posts, RR: 1
Reply 14, posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks 15 hours ago) and read 2215 times:

Quoting kgaiflyer (Reply 13):
Btw, US has a few monopoly routes like PHX-SEA and PHX-SFO

Last time I checked there were a few other airlines that flew those routes; I'm sure AS, WN, & UA will be surprised to know they no longer serve PHX



Opinions and views expressed are MINE and do NOT represent the views of US Airways
User currently offlineViscount724 From Switzerland, joined Oct 2006, 24061 posts, RR: 22
Reply 15, posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks 15 hours ago) and read 2200 times:

Quoting jfritz (Reply 12):
Didnt US at one point have a 757 in Star Alliance Livery? Im at PHX often and have not seen it in years.

There were 2 US 752s (N935UW and N936UW) in Star Alliance livery until a year or so ago, but both are now back in standard US livery based on the photos below.


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User currently offlinejfritz From United States of America, joined Jun 2011, 60 posts, RR: 0
Reply 16, posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks 10 hours ago) and read 1901 times:

Thanks Viscount I knew I had seen them around, I wish I could say in St Maarten like the pics above but Im not that lucky,,,

User currently onlinekgaiflyer From United States of America, joined Jul 2008, 4141 posts, RR: 1
Reply 17, posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks ago) and read 1602 times:
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Quoting Midex461 (Reply 14):
Last time I checked there were a few other airlines that flew those routes; I'm sure AS, WN, & UA will be surprised to know they no longer serve PHX

Yeah, that's a big gaff -- sorry. I do collect MVP miles.

Next time I go through SEA, I expect my AS friends will suddenly not know me.  


User currently offlineMaverick623 From United States of America, joined Nov 2006, 5428 posts, RR: 6
Reply 18, posted (2 years 9 months 2 weeks ago) and read 1540 times:

Quoting kgaiflyer (Reply 13):
Btw, US has a few monopoly routes

They do, actually. PHX- anywhere in Mexico. Aeromexico has once-daily service PHX-HMO-MEX, but that's merely peanuts.



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