- Chidozie Uzoezie
Air France, KLM, Delta and Virgin Launch World’s Leading Partnership
Air France, KLM, Delta and Virgin Atlantic have launched the world’s leading partnership which will provide customers with more convenient flight schedules and a shared goal of ensuring a smooth and consistent travel experience, whichever airline they fly.
The partnership will offer up to 341 peak daily trans-Atlantic services, covering the top 10 routes on a nonstop basis, Onward connections to 238 cities in North America, 98 in continental Europe and 16 in the UK, and a choice of 110 nonstop trans-Atlantic routes.
The partnership also provides the flexibility to book flights on any of the four carriers through their respective mobile apps, websites, or via travel agents.
Customers will enjoy award-winning service, top-tier premium cabin products and complimentary food, drink and seat-back in-flight entertainment in all cabins on all trans-Atlantic flights.
Enhanced customer benefits starting from 13 February mean that loyalty programme members will be able to earn and use miles or enjoy elite benefits for flights on any of the four airlines’ worldwide operations, including a trans-Atlantic trip, intra-Europe hops, or domestic U.S. journey, offering more opportunities to quickly move through loyalty tiers and reach a higher status.
Eligible Elite loyalty programme members can also enjoy priority boarding and relax in over 100 airport lounges when travelling internationally.