Star Alliance Launches Connecting-Partner Model

CHICAGO —Star Alliance has launched a new plan that is intended to enable closer cooperation between its members and LCCs. The “Connecting Partner” model centers on the idea that LCCs will offer connecting flights—and through-checked baggage—to destinations that Star members do not serve or where...
Jens Flottau

Based in Frankfurt, Germany, Jens is executive editor and leads Aviation Week Network’s global team of journalists covering commercial aviation.

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