Rumor: Etihad to join Star alliance

Old Mar 5, 19, 5:29 pm
  #16  
 
Join Date: Feb 2016
Programs: MM, EK, AB/EY, HH, SPG, etc.
Posts: 355
Originally Posted by RoyalSwazi View Post
What advantages would Etihad add? If I were a Star Alliance member airline CEO I would veto them.
Counter EK close to DXB... ...and LH probably sees an opportunity to dictate terms to EY given their financial woes and the government unwilling to cough up too much... ...question is whether strenghtening competition to EK is feasable politically between the rulers of Abu Dhabi and Dubai...
Wtravel is offline  
Old Mar 24, 19, 11:05 am
  #17  
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: DFW,OVB (Russia)
Programs: AA HH Gold SPG Gold BA
Posts: 1,822
Originally Posted by 621mango View Post
any news/updates?
my question exactly??????/...........
rgAAFT is offline  
Old Apr 30, 19, 6:21 pm
  #18  
Original Poster
 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: BGI | CMH
Programs: AA Platinum Pro | HH Diamond | SPG Gold
Posts: 286
Recent development on this front.
another possible step towards their goal ?

Rewards Canada: Etihad Airways to join Aeroplan as an airline mileage earning partner
Jma12 and flyerby like this.
Shadowfactor is offline  
Old May 28, 20, 8:56 pm
  #19  
 
Join Date: Aug 2019
Posts: 44
I wonder if current affairs will change this? Not much to fear from EY and with other airlines shrinking, having another partner is always helpful
deltatrav is offline  

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Search Engine: