|Quoting BA747YYZ (Reply 5):|
And is this not the first Chinease airline to join a major alliance?
|Quoting EddieDude (Reply 6):|
I believe it is. In theory, China Southern is in talks with SkyTeam, but I don't think they have an agreement yet.
|Quoting Xiaotung (Reply 8):
Any idea if FM will join as a regional member or not? If yes, who will be the sponsor?
|Quoting Kiwiandrew (Reply 9):|
"We continue to discuss the advantages of the alliance with other carriers where we have what we call 'white spots', or parts of the globe where there are opportunities to improve service, such as China, India and Russia," Jaan Albrecht, the chief executive of Star Alliance, told reporters.