Warsaw, 5 June – Today LOT has launched a new connection between Warsaw and Kaliningrad. From now on, flights to Kaliningrad District will be operated as many as 6 times per week by LOT’s modern Bombardier Q400s. Meanwhile, Kaliningrad has gained first direct service to the heart of Europe and an access to more than 70 destinations worldwide via hub in Warsaw thanks to LOT’s convenient connection network.
Warsaw, 1 June 2017 – LOT Polish Airlines inaugurated direct connection bewteen Stuttgart and Warsaw. Flights are operated twice a day, 6 days in a week, enabling passengers to travel with LOT to many destinations in Poland, Central and Eastern Europe as well as to long haul destinations such as Astana, Beijing, Tokyo, Seoul and Los Angeles.
Warsaw, 30 May 2017 – LOT took off on its first flight to Astana, launching the first direct connection between Poland and Kazakhstan. The new aircraft in Polish carrier’s fleet, Boeing 737-800 NGs, will be used to operate four flights weekly on that route. Astana is the seventh destination launched by LOT in 2017 and the first one in Central Asia.
Shanghai, China – May 23rd, 2017 – Juneyao Airlines today became the first airline to expand the Star Alliance network as a Connecting Partner. Under the Alliance’s innovative partnership concept, the Shanghai based airline now offers Star Alliance passengers new transfer opportunities at either of Shanghai’s two airports - Pudong International and Hongqiao International. For all connecting passengers through check-in will be offered in both directions and all qualifying Star Alliance Gold Status passengers will be provided the following privileges on their Juneyao Airlines connecting flights:
FRANKFURT, Germany – May 13th, 2017 – Star Alliance returned to Frankfurt, the place of its birth, to celebrate 20 years of “Connecting People and Cultures”. For the next decade, the Alliance announced a strategy of harnessing digital technology to further enhance the travel experience of Alliance customers.
FRANKFURT, Germany – May 13th, 2017 – To celebrate 20 years of connecting people and cultures, Star Alliance and its 28 member carriers today announced the launch of a worldwide competition whereby customers can share their favourite cultural experiences with other travellers for a chance to win a million frequent flyer miles* from their selected Star Alliance Frequent Flyer Programme (FFP). All 21 Star Alliance FFPs are participating in the competition, which starts on May 14th and ends on July 31st, 2017.