jimyvr
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Star Alliance Studies "Star Cargo" Alliance

Sat Dec 09, 2006 4:39 am

Forbes on 20NOV06 reported that Star Alliance is considering to launch cargo alliance. The proposal was raised by ANA in early 2006.

10 airlines of Star Alliance member already established a committee team to discuss the proposal. This will create threat to Skyteam Cargo.

http://www.forbes.com/markets/feeds/afx/2006/11/20/afx3189590.html

Report excerpt

Quote:
Star Alliance hopes that moves into cargo operations will lead to long-term increases in operating profits, added the report.

CEO of All Nippon Airways Mineo Yamamoto is acting as spokesman for the project, said Die Welt.
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elmothehobo
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RE: Star Alliance Studies "Star Cargo" Alliance

Sat Dec 09, 2006 4:42 am

What was WoW all about then?
 
jimyvr
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RE: Star Alliance Studies "Star Cargo" Alliance

Sat Dec 09, 2006 4:55 am

WOW seems to be a separate alliance, which I'm wondering what will happen to JAL Cargo if LH, SAS, SIA Cargo all moved to Star Cargo.
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aircanada014
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RE: Star Alliance Studies "Star Cargo" Alliance

Sat Dec 09, 2006 7:37 am

Its about time Star Alliance consider Star Cargo.