Copa Airlines and KLM establish broad codeshare agreement
Monday, October 22 2007 @ 04:01 PM UTC
Contributed by: Don Winner
Both OnePass and Flying Blue frequent flier members will earn valuable miles of their choice on all Copa Airlines and KLM operated flights system wide, adding further value to passengers benefiting from this alliance.
Pedro Heilbron, CEO of Copa Airlines commented: “Passengers throughout Latin America who are accustomed to the efficiency of Panama’s Hub of the Americas, now gain an excellent new option to connect efficiently to Europe and the rest of the world, thanks to the Copa – KLM alliance”.
Hans de Roos SVP Strategy & Corporate Development for KLM commented: “We are pleased to sign a code share agreement with Copa Airlines, our new SkyTeam partner. This agreement will extend the benefits available to our customers and strengthen our presence in the Central and South American region”.
KLM´s new Amsterdam – Panama flight KL757 will depart from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday at 13:30 hours and will be landing in Panama City Tocumen Airport at 17:40 hours the same day having full and seamless connectivity with the Copa network and the “Hub of the Americas”. Return flight KL758 will depart from Panama´s “Hub of the Americas” on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday at 19:35 hours, to arrive on Amsterdam Airport Schiphol at 13:10 hours the next day.
For further information phone 1300 659 021 or (02) 8644-1884 visit: www.discovertheworld.com.au for the latest updates. www.copaair.com