It was certainly no coincidence that Etihad Airways announced its tie-up with Air France-KLM on the same day that Qatar Airways confirmed it will join the Oneworld alliance. But the two deals are about much more than just well-known rivalries. These announcements last week have changed the airline landscape, at least on routes between Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The three big Persian Gulf-area carriers are now no longer operating with minimal connections with their legacy ...


You must be a paid subscriber to access "Qatar Airways To Join Oneworld Alliance".


Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to for access.


Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.