Star Alliance Members
Copa Airlines was founded in 1947 as Compañía Panameña de Aviación, the national airline of Panama. In 1980, the airline withdrew from the domestic market to focus on its international reach and is today a leading Latin American provider of passenger and cargo services.
Croatia Airlines, the Croatian flag carrier (international label CTN, flight label OU) was established in 1989 under the name of Zagal. Croatia Airlines is a mid-sized European airline in constant growth. In its more than twenty years of existence, it has connected Croatian cities with the most important European centres and, through them, the entire World.
EgyptAir is the world –renowned national airline of Egypt. It started operation on the 7th of May 1932. Throughout its 80 years of service, EGYPTAIR has experienced a significant growth and has taken the lead to be the first airline in the Middle East and Africa, the seventh in the world to join IATA and has become a treasured brand.
As flag carrier of Ethiopia, Ethiopian Airlines has become one of the continent’s leading carriers, unrivalled in Africa for efficiency and operational success, turning profits for most years of its existence.
LOT Polish Airlines was established on January 1st, 1929. As one of the oldest airlines LOT has come a long way since its first aircraft, Junkers, designed with limited seating and a yearly carriage of several hundred passengers. In 1930, LOT Polish Airlines joined the International Air Transportation Association (IATA). In 1989, LOT became the first carrier in Eastern Europe to fly western-made Boeing 767.