Star Alliance

Star Alliance goes mobile with IPhone app

FRANKFURT, Germany – Customers travelling on the Star Alliance network now have access to all Alliance related travel information through their iPhone. The new Navigator app delivers up to the minute information about flights and enables passengers to make informed travel choices. The new app includes:

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Star Alliance: Strong and steady demand for conventions and meetings travel

FRANKFURT, Germany – The dedicated conventions and meetings travel products offered by the Star Alliance network once again grew over the past 12 months, bucking the overall industry trend following the worldwide economic downturn in 2010.

Friday, May 20, 2011

Go island hopping across the pacific with the Star Alliance Micronesia Airpass

Frankfurt, GERMANY – Star Alliance, the way the Earth connects, has added a further fare product for customers to explore additional islands in the Pacific Ocean. With the Micronesia Airpass, passengers can purchase up to 10 flights on the Continental Airlines and United network across Micronesia, all in a single ticket at an attractive price. Travel on the Micronesia Airpass can commence from any Star Alliance destination in Japan, as well as from Cairns, Guam, Hong Kong, Manila, Nadi, Palau or Saipan and is available only in conjunction with an international Star Alliance flight into any of these destinations.

Monday, April 18, 2011

Star Alliance launches brand campaign on biosphere connections

Frankfurt, GERMANY – Star Alliance has launched its new brand campaign featuring the Alliance’s “Biosphere Connections” initiative. The campaign will run from now through to June and includes print advertising, films, TV, online, social media and member airline communication channels.

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Star Alliance adds Air Canada, TAM and US Airways to upgrade awards product

Frankfurt, GERMANY – Frequent flyers on the Star Alliance network can now also use their miles to upgrade when travelling on Air Canada, TAM and US Airways. These member carriers are now participating in the unique Star Alliance Upgrade Awards programme, the redemption option enabling customers to use miles or points from their Frequent Flyer Programme (FFP) accounts for one-class upgrades on scheduled flights operated by the participating Star Alliance member carriers.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Avianca-Taca and Copa Airlines to join Star Alliance

MIAMI, FLORIDA, USA – Star Alliance, the way the Earth connects, will be expanding its presence in Latin America following the unanimous approval by its Chief Executive Board (CEB), to accept both Avianca-TACA and Copa Airlines as future member airlines.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Star Alliance multiple fare products online

FRANKFURT, Germany – Star Alliance, the way the Earth Connects, is the first aviation alliance to sell multiple fare products on the internet. In addition to the Round-the-World Fare, all Star Alliance Circle Fares can now be booked and purchased on www.staralliance.com. This allows customers to plan their journeys from the comfort of their own home, 24 hours a day, 365 days per year. Bookings can be made anywhere in the world, with tickets being automatically issued electronically. The booking engine is currently available in English and Japanese, with further languages to be added at a future stage.

Thursday, November 4, 2010

Star Alliance member carriers co-locate at new international terminal at Haneda Airport

TOKYO, JAPAN - Making use of the opportunities provided by the capacity expansion at Tokyo’s Haneda Airport, Star Alliance is enhancing its customer proposition at the airport by adding international flights and destinations, while at the same time offering improved facilities on the ground.

Thursday, October 21, 2010

Ethiopian Airlines accepted as future Star Alliance member carrier

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – Star Alliance, the way the Earth connects, today announced that the Chief Executive Board (CEB) has unanimously approved the application of Ethiopian Airlines to join Star Alliance.

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Explore Brazil with Star Alliance new Brazil Airpass

FRANKFURT, Germany – Brazil is not only the largest country in South America, but probably also one of the most fascinating ones. The country offers diverse and varied options for even the most distinguished and seasoned traveller. With the Star Alliance Brazil Airpass, exploring the exciting attractions and beauty of Brazil is now possible at greater value and convenience.

Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Star Alliance member carriers co-locate at Delphi Airport's new Terminal 3

NEW DELHI, India – Making use of the opportunity provided by India’s expanding airport infrastructure, Star Alliance becomes the first and only airline alliance to establish a series of joint passenger amenities and related infrastructure at the newly developed Terminal 3 at New Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Tam Airlines joins Star Alliance

SÃO PAULO, Brazil – TAM Airlines, the leading Brazilian carrier, today joined the Star Alliance network, thereby putting the world’s longest serving airline alliance firmly back on the South American continent.

Thursday, May 13, 2010