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Star Alliance’s new Heathrow terminal named in honor of Queen Elizabeth...

LONDON, England – The new Terminal 2 at London Heathrow Airport, the future home of Star Alliance at Britain’s premier aviation hub, is to be known as “Terminal 2: the Queen’s Terminal” in r

Star Alliance introduces enhanced Asia Airpass

FRANKFURT, Germany – Star Alliance is launching an enhanced Asia Airpass for travel across the Asian continent, which in addition to the 15 countries and territories already offered, now includes Ba

Air China to commence nonstop Chengdu-Frankfurt service

BEIJING, China - Air China will commence nonstop Chengdu-Frankfurt service on May 19, 2013.

US Airways and South African Airways announce new bilateral codeshare agreement

TEMPE, Ariz. - Today US Airways and fellow Star Alliance member South African Airways announced a new bilateral codeshare agreement after receiving approval from the U.S.

Heathrow Airport allows all Star Alliance carriers to move under one...

LONDON, England – Star Alliance commends today’s announcement by Heathrow Airport to designate Terminal 2 as the new home for its member carriers serving one of the world’s most important intern

Airline alliances focus on Africa while Africa focuses on itself at...

(eTN) - While Asia seems to be the present focus of airline alliances, and for good reasons considering the huge growth markets of China and India – the latter rapidly liberalizing now and offering

Shenzhen Airlines joins Star Alliance

SHENZHEN, China – November 29th, 2012 – Shenzhen Airlines today became the latest carrier to join the Star Alliance network.

Avianca and TACA Airlines announce their entry into Star Alliance

Avianca and TACA Airlines have announced their official entry into Star Alliance.

Copa Airlines joins Star Alliance

PANAMA CITY, Panama - Copa Airlines, subsidiary of Copa Holdings S.A., today officially joined Star Alliance, the largest and most important global airline network.

Air Canada hosts Star Alliance CEOs in Vancouver for annual strategy...

VANCOUVER, Canada - Air Canada welcomed in Vancouver today the chief executives of more than 20 Star Alliance member airlines.

Eva Air accepted as future Star Alliance member

TAIPEI, Taiwan – Star Alliance announced today that its Chief Executive Board (CEB) has unanimously accepted the membership application of EVA Air.

Egypt Air: recovery coming from regional and transfer traffic

CAIRO, Egypt (eTN) - As Egypt's national carrier, Egypt Air is a dominant force in the country, representing 38 percent of all capacities from and to Cairo, the country’s main gateway.

Mark Schwab appointed new Star Alliance CEO

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - The Chief Executive Board of Star Alliance has appointed Mark Schwab to head the Star Alliance central organisation, based in Frankfurt, Germany as its new Chief Executive.

Ethiopian becomes newest member of Star Alliance

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – At a ceremony held at Addis Ababa’s Bole International Airport, the Star Alliance Chief Executive Board (CEB) welcomed Ethiopian Airlines as the Alliance’s third carrier

Star Alliance CEO nominated to lead Austrian Airlines

FRANKFURT, Germany – Jaan Albrecht, CEO of Star Alliance Services GmbH, has been proposed by the Executive Board of Deutsche Lufthansa AG to become Chairman of the Board and CEO of Austrian Airlines

Mobile access to travel information launched by Star Alliance

FRANKFURT, Germany – Following the recent successful launch of its Navigator iPhone app, the Star Alliance network has now become the first airline alliance to introduce an easy and simple to use fa

Star Alliance: Air India can wait

NEW DELHI, India – The member airlines of the Star Alliance network and Air India have jointly concluded that the integration of Air India into the global airline alliance will be suspended.

Shenzhen Airlines accepted as future Star Alliance member carrier

SHENZHEN, China – Star Alliance, the way the Earth connects, today announced that its Chief Executive Board (CEB) has unanimously approved the application of Shenzhen Airlines to join Star Alliance.

Star Alliance regains Best Alliance title

FRANKFURT, Germany – Star Alliance has regained the Best Airline Alliance title at the prestigious Skytrax World Airline Awards™.

TAM Airlines and Spanair announce codeshare agreement

LONDON, England - Star Alliance partners TAM Airlines and Spanair have a new codeshare agreement (as of 12 May 2011) that allows both companies to expand their range of destinations.

Star Alliance introduces 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.

German language version of “Book and Fly” tool launched

FRANKFURT, Germany – Star Alliance has launched a German language version of its popular “Book and Fly” tool.

You could win round-the-world tickets

FRANKFURT, Germany - There is still time to enter an online contest put on by Star Alliance for members of any of the Alliance’s 27 Frequent Flyer Programs (FFP) and win the grand prize of round-the

Star Alliance expands its Upgrade Awards program

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.

Continental Airlines and Spanair to start codeshare flights

CHICAGO and BARCELONA, Spain - Continental Airlines and Spanair, both members of Star Alliance, today announced they will begin codesharing on flights across the Atlantic and to destinations in Spain

Star Alliance approves Avianca-TACA and Copa Airlines as future members

MIAMI, FLORIDA - Star Alliance 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 fut

Ethiopian Airlines set to join Star Alliance in 2011

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

Ethiopian Airlines and South African Airways expand codeshares

(eTN) - Information was received that Ethiopian Airlines (ET) and South African Airways (SAA) have expanded their present codeshared flights between Addis Ababa and Johannesburg, adding more shared de

Continental Airlines to move operations to Terminal B at Orlando airport

HOUSTON - Continental Airlines today announced that it will move its Orlando operations from Terminal A to Terminal B at Orlando International Airport (MCO), beginning Wednesday, Sept. 22.

Continental and Aegean Airlines to start codeshare flights

HOUSTON and ATHENS - Star Alliance partners ContinentalAirlines and Aegean Airlines today announced plans to start