FRANKFURT, Germany, Nov. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The members of Star Alliance
have today agreed to discuss a termination of the membership of Mexicana
Airlines in the global alliance at the next regular Alliance Management Board
meeting on November 13 in Frankfurt, Germany.
The decision follows the official announcement of the termination of the
bilateral relationship between United Airlines and Mexicana Airlines earlier
In a joint statement, the members of the alliance "regret this development
but do not see any other solution for the future of our business partnership.
The combined strength of the Star Alliance membership will ensure that the
international air travel market, and in particular Mexico, will remain well
served by our team of high quality airlines."
For further information, please contact Corporate Affairs of Star
Alliance, Frankfurt, Germany, +49-69-9637-5154, or fax, +49-69-9637-5654
SOURCE Star Alliance