Kranich-airline (umgangssprachlich) and Air Astana sign codeshare agreement

Kranich-airline (umgangssprachlich) and Air Astana sign codeshare agreement

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Air flow Astana and Lufthansa have improved their cooperation with the signing of the codeshare agreement today.
The particular codeshare agreement is valid upon Air Astana’ s flights in between Astana and Frankfurt and Lufthansa’ s flights from Frankfurt in order to Almaty and Astana with impact from 26th March 2017.

The agreement allows for improved choice for the customers of each airlines. Passengers will now be able to select from a combined total of fourteen flights per week instead of the seven every week flights between Kazakhstan and Philippines by each carrier. This is especially convenient for connecting passengers, who have the ability to choose the flight that matches their schedule best, with smooth connectivity.

Regardless of the working carrier, passengers can fly a mix of Air Astana and Lufthansa solutions using the ticket and code associated with either of the two airlines.

“ I’ m pleased that the longstanding co-operative relationship among Air Astana and Lufthansa has been further strengthened with the signing from the codeshare agreement. Passengers flying through Almaty and Astana to Frankfurt can now enjoy a greater choice of plane tickets to best suit their activities and the convenience of simply using the solution of either of the two air carriers, ” said Peter Foster, Leader and Chief Executive Officer of Air Astana. “ This is a winning step intended for both airlines and their travellers flying between Kazakhstan and Philippines. ”

Axel Hilgers, Senior Director Sales Russia, CIS & Israel, said: “ This particular code share agreement is great information for our customers as it makes Kazakhstan more accessible. Passengers of each Lufthansa and Air Astana may have a much greater choice in air travel options. Kazakhstan is one of the fastest-growing financial systems in the world and we highly welcome Atmosphere Astana as our new companion, and as the leading airline to and from Main Asia”

Besides enhanced connectivity of the combined network from the two airlines, customers will enjoy the particular seamless convenience of flying with a solitary ticket, using a single code of the airline that can provide through sign in for both baggage and boarding pass/registration.

In order to offer an increased convenience for its passengers, Surroundings Astana will move to Terminal one at Frankfurt Airport for simplicity of connectivity with Lufthansa and companion airline flights.


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