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Apr 12, 2017, 08:00 ET SkyTeam launches Marine and Offshore travel options

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance has launched a branded product to meet the specific travel requirements of the Marine and Offshore (M&O)...


Apr 12, 2016, 09:00 ET SkyTeam Opens New Lounge at Dubai International Airport

First alliance-branded lounge in the Gulf region, fifth in worldwide network SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, today officially opened its latest ...


Oct 27, 2015, 10:22 ET SkyTeam Opens Exclusive Lounge at Hong Kong International Airport

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, today officially opened its exclusive lounge at Hong Kong International Airport. The fourth in a growing...


Jul 30, 2014, 12:18 ET Go Round Asia with SkyTeam

SkyTeam, the largest airline alliance in the Asia Pacific region, has launched its new Go Round Asia and Southwest Pacific Pass, providing customers...


Jun 02, 2014, 07:00 ET SkyTeam Records Growth in Member Collaboration

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, projects an increase of 18 % in membership cooperation for the year 2014. The increase is the result of more...


Mar 05, 2014, 06:00 ET Garuda Indonesia 20th member of SkyTeam Alliance

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has welcomed Garuda Indonesia as its 20th member and second airline from Southeast Asia. Garuda's membership...


Jun 03, 2013, 11:12 ET SkyTeam Enhances Customer Benefits Through 2014

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, is re-enforcing its focus on customer-based initiatives that ensure improved service offering whilst delivering ...


Nov 21, 2012, 08:00 ET SkyTeam Welcomes Xiamen Airlines

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, today welcomes China's Xiamen Airlines as its 19th member. Xiamen Airlines is also the fourth member from...


Apr 26, 2012, 09:17 ET SkyTeam Launches Go Russia Pass

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has launched its new Go Russia Pass offering greater flexibility and cost savings on flights operated by...


Mar 29, 2012, 05:00 ET SkyTeam Launches New-Look Skyteam.biz

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has launched a fully refreshed version of Skyteam.biz, its dedicated website for the travel industry. The site...


Feb 23, 2012, 03:00 ET SkyTeam Launches Go Africa Pass

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has launched its new Go Africa Pass providing cost savings and flexibility on flights operated by Kenya Airways ...


Jan 12, 2012, 02:26 ET SkyTeam Introduces SkyPriority For Top Customers

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, today announced the introduction of SkyPriority, a series of distinctively branded priority airport services...


Dec 15, 2011, 04:00 ET SkyTeam Airlines Co-Locate at Beijing Capital International Airport

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has unveiled its brand new check-in co-located area at Terminal 2 Beijing Capital International Airport. The...


Nov 28, 2011, 10:00 ET SkyTeam Invites Customers to Share Airport Tips

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, makes use of the holiday season to celebrate the success of its SkyTips campaign. Customers worldwide are...


Nov 17, 2011, 08:30 ET Xiamen Airlines Joins SkyTeam

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, today formally accepted the joining of Xiamen Airlines into the alliance. China's fifth largest airline, Xiamen ...


Oct 06, 2011, 03:00 ET SkyTeam Launches Round the World Fare Promotion

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, is offering a Round the World fare promotion to celebrate the launch of its Round the World Planner. Depending...


Sep 28, 2011, 04:00 ET China Airlines Joins SkyTeam

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, today welcomed China Airlines as its 15th member at a joining ceremony held in Taipei. The flag carrier of...


Sep 19, 2011, 08:00 ET SkyTeam Launches Online Round the World Planner

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has launched a new, self-service Round the World Planner for its customers. The user-friendly online...


Jun 21, 2011, 05:30 ET China Eastern Joins SkyTeam

China Eastern and its subsidiary Shanghai Airlines officially joined the SkyTeam global airline alliance at a ceremony held in Beijing today. In...


Apr 06, 2011, 10:45 ET SkyTeam Appoints Michael Wisbrun as New Managing Director

SkyTeam has appointed Michael Wisbrun as its new managing director, replacing Marie-Joseph Male effective June 1, 2011. As head of the management...


Feb 28, 2011, 07:00 ET Middle East Airlines Joins SkyTeam

Middle East Airlines – Air Liban (MEA), the flag carrier of Lebanon, today signed an agreement to join SkyTeam in 2012. MEA will be the alliance's...


Jan 19, 2011, 07:00 ET SkyTeam to Welcome Middle East Airlines as Future Member

Middle East Airlines – Air Liban (MEA), the national carrier of Lebanon, will sign an agreement on Feb. 28 to officially start the process of joining ...


Jan 18, 2011, 12:00 ET SkyTeam Launches iPhone App for Passengers

SkyTeam has officially launched an innovative new mobile offering to all passengers traveling with any of its 13 member airlines. The SkyTeam iPhone...


Jan 10, 2011, 01:31 ET Saudi Arabian Airlines to Join SkyTeam

Saudi Arabian Airlines, the flag carrier of Saudi Arabia, today signed an agreement to join SkyTeam in 2012. The airline will be SkyTeam's first...


Nov 30, 2010, 08:00 ET Aerolineas Argentinas to Join SkyTeam

Aerolineas Argentinas, the flag carrier of Argentina, has signed an agreement to join SkyTeam in 2012. Aerolineas will be SkyTeam's first South...