FRANKFURT, Germany – 19 August 2019 –Brazilian airline Ocean Air Linhas Aéreas S/A, headquartered in São Paulo and formerly doing business as Avianca Brasil, will formally leave Star Alliance with effect from 1 September 2019.
Star Alliance, the world’s largest airline alliance, and NEC Corporation, global leader in IT, network and biometric technologies, today signed a partnership agreement to develop a biometric data-based identification platform that will significantly improve the travel experience for frequent flyer programme customers of Star Alliance member airlines.
TAIPEI, TAIWAN (July 10, 2019) -- After EVA Air flight attendants went on strike, some Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union (TFAU) leaders and supporters threatened malicious actions that have made passengers anxious about flying with EVA. EVA takes this issue very seriously and is reinforcing preventive measures to ensure every passenger’s flight safety.
SKYTRAX revealed its 2019 World Airline Awards at the Paris Air Show on Tuesday, 18 June, 2019 and EVA Air was a winner. EVA has been certified as a SKYTRAX 5-Star Airline for the fourth year in a row and won double top spots for the World’s Best Airline Cabin Cleanliness and Best Economy Class Onboard Catering. On top of that, EVA was also ranked 6th among the “World’s Top 10 Airlines.”
Star Alliance Los Angeles Lounge Retains Best Alliance Lounge Award 12 Member Carriers Claim a Total of 21 Awards
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and Star Alliance have renewed their collaboration on traveller document verification to improve the passenger experience. Star Alliance and IATA, in a signing ceremony at IATA’s 75th Annual General Meeting in Seoul, agreed that IATA’s Timatic AutoCheck solution will continue to power Automated Document Check (ADC) for Star Alliance member carriers.
Star Alliance today announced the plans for THAI Smile Airways to become the next Connecting Partner in its global network.
Paris, France – May 7th, 2019 - Star Alliance has officially completed the refurbishment of its lounge at Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG) Airport. The 980 square metre facility offers seating for more than 220 guests and features stylish elements inspired by Parisian design and architecture. The lounge is available to First and Business Class customers as well as Star Alliance Gold members travelling from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport – Terminal 1 on the following Star Alliance member airlines: Aegean, Air China, ANA, Asiana, EGYPTAIR, EVA Air, Singapore Airlines, Thai Airways, Turkish Airlines and United.
Star Alliance has been named Airline Alliance of the Year for the third time in a row at the Air Transport Awards.