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flying_727
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Star Alliance

Fri Oct 15, 1999 7:09 am

What is the Star Alliance that united airlines is in Thanks Flying_727
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RE: Star Alliance

Fri Oct 15, 1999 8:44 am

Hello Flying_727,

I think there is a little bit of confusion in here. "Star Alliance" is the name of the grouping of airlines, which United is one of the founders.

There are 5 major groupings or alliances around. Let me briefly list it to you:

Star Alliance: United Airlines, Lufthansa, Thai, SAS, Air Canada, Varig, ANA, Ansett Australia, Air New Zealand, Mexicana and Austrian Airlines(future members may include Singapore Airlines and British Midland)

Oneworld: American Airlines, British Airways, Canadian Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Qantas, Iberia, Finnair and Lan Chile (future members may include Aer Lingus, Aerolineas Argentinas, LOT, JAL and Olympic Airways)

Wings: Northwest Airlines, KLM, Continental and Alitalia (future members may include Copa, Malaysia Airlines, Kenya Airlines, JAS and Braathens)

Delta/Air France: Delta Airlines, Air France and Aeromexico (future members may include Aeropostal - Venezuela, Air Jamaica and Korean Air and SAA)

Qualiflyer: Swissair, Sabena, TAP, AOM, Air Litoral and Turkish Airlines (Am I missing any?)

If you have any further queries, please do not hesitate to ask!

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RE: Star Alliance

Fri Oct 15, 1999 10:12 am

Hey Flying_727, how are ya? If you want to learn a little more about the Star Alliance the best place to go is ..... www.star-alliance.com

also for info on oneworld check out....
www.oneworldalliance.com

Enjoy!

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