AEROMEXICO ANNOUNCES CODE-SHARE WITH AIR EUROPA ON FLIGHTS TO MADRID, SPAIN
- With four new frequencies being added, Aeromexico will be operating a total of seven frequencies to Madrid.
- Added connectivity to Europe will be a great advantage to passengers flying from Mexico.
- Both airlines are members of SkyTeam, a leading global airline alliance.
Mexico City, MX, July 8th 2011.- Aeromexico and Air Europa, both members of SkyTeam Alliance, announced today during a presentation at the Aeromexico hangar a code-share, which will increases their flights between Mexico City and Madrid.
With this code-share, as of July 2nd, Aeromexico is offering four additional frequencies per week to Madrid, in addition to the seven that currently operate. In addition, for passengers traveling from Mexico this partnership expands connectivity to other European destinations such as Lisbon, Rome, Venice, London to Oviedo, Tenerife, Vigo, and Palma de Mallorca, among other Spanish cities. For passengers from Europe, Aeromexico’s connections to 40 Mexican destinations, plus flights to major cities in the United States, Central, and South America will allow them to travel with ease.
These new frequencies increases the number of available seats to Madrid from Mexico City by over 2000 seats a week, resulting in a significant growth in connectivity for both airlines.
Mexico City - Madrid
|12:35 hrs||6:00 hrs||M/TU/TH/SA|
Madrid - Mexico City
|23:55 hrs||5:05 hrs||M/W/TH/SU|
Executives of Aeromexico and Air Europa were very pleased at the presentation of this agreement, as it consolidates the presence of both airlines in their respective markets. In that sense, this trade agreement will be an additional link between the communities of both countries, with whom both airlines reaffirm their commitment to guarantee world-class service, a principle feature of the SkyTeam Alliance.
About Grupo Aeromexico Aeromexico
, S.A.B. Ltd., is a holding company whose subsidiaries are engaged in commercial aviation in Mexico and the promotion of passenger loyalty programs. It has a fleet of Boeing 777, 767, 737 and the latest models of Embraer 145 and 190.
Grupo Aeromexico operates its main hub out of Terminal 2 in the Mexico City International Airport. The Group’s airlines operate over 500 daily flights to different cities in Mexico, the United States, Canada, Central and South America, Europe and Asia.
Aeromexico is a founding member of SkyTeam, the global airline alliance comprised of the following 14 airlines: Aeroflot, Aeromexico, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, China Eastern, China Southern, CSA Czech Airlines, Delta Air Lines, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Kenya Airways, Korean Air, TAROM Romanian Air Transport, and Vietnam Airlines. SkyTeam offers all partner airline passengers a large global network with more destinations and frequencies, and improved connectivity. Passengers can accrue and redeem miles with the different partners’ loyalty programs and enjoy the convenience provided at 465 airport lounges worldwide. SkyTeam offers its 474 million annual passengers more than 14,000 daily flights to 921 destinations in 168 countries. www.skyteam.com