JetBlue & El Al Announce Codeshare

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    Last week I wrote about the announcement that American and El Al will be discontinuing their partnership as of November 1, 2014. It wasn't a huge partnership to begin with, so in a way I was surprised they discontinued it, since it was valuable to some AAdvantage members and seemed to have limited downside. I'd speculate American decided to discontinue it, given their merger with US Airways, which flies nonstop between Philadelphia and Tel Aviv. Furthermore, there are rumors of American launching additional service to Tel Aviv soon, in which case it makes perfect sense that they wouldn't want to provide more feed onto El Al flights without a joint venture. It looks like El Al didn't take very long to get over that relationship, as El Al and JetBlue have announced a codeshare agreement, less than a week later. The post JetBlue & El Al Announce Codeshare appeared first on One Mile at a Time.

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