Turkish Airlines and Azul Brazilian Airlines Sign FFP Agreement
In addition to its existing partnerships with 27 Star Alliance member airlines, Turkish Airlines has launched a Frequent Flyer Program (FFP) Partnership with Brazilian carrier Azul Brazilian Airlines by signing an agreement. The agreement was signed in the Azul Brazilian Airlines Headquarters in Sao Paulo, by Turkish Airlines Chief Marketing Officer, Ahmet Olmuştur and Azul Brazilian Airlines Chief Financial Officer, Alexandre Wagner Malfitani in the presencesof executives from both sides, and representatives from international and local press. Miles&Smiles members now will be able to earn and redeem miles on flights operated by Azul Brazilian Airlines, as of January 1, 2019. Reciprocally, Azul Brazilian Airlines’ loyalty program TudoAzul members will also be able to earn and redeem miles on Turkish Airlines operated flights. According to the Agreement, members of both loyalty programs will be able to earn and redeem miles on flights by the participating airlines, starting from January 1, 2019. Turkish Airlines frequent-flyer program, Miles&Smiles, one of the most prominent airline loyalty programs today with 10 million members, offers its members mileage accrual and redemption opportunities on flights with Turkish Airlines and partner airline flights.