OA412 From United States of America, joined Dec 2000, 4980 posts, RR: 25 Reply 1, posted (11 years 5 months 1 week 3 days 2 hours ago) and read 531 times:
Here's the actual press release:
Delta Air signs China Airlines codeshare deal
ATLANTA, Dec 17 (Reuters) - Delta Air Lines Inc. , the third-largest U.S. carrier, said on Monday that it had signed a codesharing agreement with Taiwan's China Airlines
Under the agreement, Delta will sell seats under the Delta code on China Airlines flights from Taipei to Los Angeles, San Francisco and New York starting early next year.
China Airlines will sell seats under the its code on Delta flights from Los Angeles and San Francisco to Atlanta, Dallas, Fort Worth, Salt Lake City, Tampa and Cincinnati.
The agreement is subject to government approval and a review by the airlines, the carrier said.
Delta Air shares were down 77 cents, or 2.55 percent, to $29.58 in late Monday trading on the New York Stock Exchange.
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Dissapointing to say the least. CI's safety record (or lack thereof) is right up there with KE's. Frankly, it doesn't say much of DL to be codesharing with both of these carriers across the Pacific.