|ANA and Continental to Begin Code-share Flights
- ANA and Continental’s first ever code-sharing agreement -
TOKYO, March 16, 2010 - ANA will begin a code-sharing agreement with Continental Airlines on routes between the United States and Japan effective March 28. It will be the first time that ANA has implemented code-sharing with Continental Airlines.
Through the arrangement, customers of ANA and Continental Airlines will be able to more conveniently travel between Japan and the United States.
ANA’s customers will be able to conveniently access Continental’s network via ANA flights. ANA’s flights to U.S. cities including Los Angeles, San Francisco and Chicago provide connections with Continental’s onward flights to Houston.
| Code-share Flights
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“Working with our partner Continental Airlines, the networks of both airlines will expand through the commencement of this code-sharing agreement, and together we can offer our valued customers a wider selection of convenient flight options between Asia and the United States,” said Shinichiro Ito, President and Chief Executive Officer of ANA.
Code-sharing between Continental and ANA improves on the linkages we established between the two airlines when we first joined Star Alliance,” said Continental Airlines Chairman, President and CEO Jeff Smisek. “We look forward to further solidifying our relationship with ANA under our planned Pacific joint venture.”
This announcement represents the first phase of code-sharing cooperation. Both airlines look forward to further expanding code-sharing service in a constant effort to provide customers with the most convenient options possible.
About Continental Airlines
ANA Public Relations (Tokyo) Megumi Tezuka (TEL) +81-(0)3-6735-1111
Continental Airlines Asia/ Pacific (TEL) +81-(0)3-5464-5038/5030
|ANA and Continental to Begin Code-share Flights|