Thursday, November 8, 2012

► VIETNAM: Kenya Airways, Vietnam Airlines sign code share deal.

Kenya AirwaysKenya Airways (KQ) has announced the signing of a code share agreement with Vietnam Airlines (VN) that will see the Kenyan carrier expanding its footprint in the South East Asian market. Recently, KQ signed a similar code share deal with Korean Air (KE) and Saudia(SV).

Kenya Airways, Vietnam Airlines codeshare timetable
Kenya Airways, Vietnam Airlines codeshare timetable (KenyaAirways)
The agreement will see the two SkyTeam airlines marketing and selling each other’s flights as if they were their own.  

Under the terms of the deal Kenya Airways passengers will be able to travel via  Bangkok on to Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and vice versa, daily. Reciprocally, Vietnam  Airlines will code share on Kenya Airways' daily flights between Bangkok and Nairobi.