Wayfarer TV: Fiji Airways to develop into fifteenth fuil member of oneworld alliance

Wayfarer TV: Fiji Airways to develop into fifteenth fuil member of oneworld alliance

Wayfarer TV: Fiji Airways to develop into fifteenth fuil member of oneworld alliance

Fiji Airways is to develop into the fifteenth full-member airline of the oneworld alliance, constructing on its earlier standing as a oneworld join associate.

Fiji Airways has been a priceless presence within the oneworld alliance for the previous 5 years as a oneworld join associate.

Throughout this time, the airline has developed cooperative hyperlinks with all oneworld member airways, paving its approach to a extra seamless integration as a full oneworld member.

Fiji Airways’ transition to full membership will start instantly and will probably be accomplished throughout the subsequent 12 months.

“I’m extraordinarily proud to announce our full membership within the award-winning oneworld alliance, marking a big step in our dedication to offering unparalleled service and connectivity,” stated Fiji Airways Managing Director and CEO Andre Viljoen.

“As a full member airline, we’re excited to boost the journey expertise for oneworld alliance frequent flyers, providing larger accessibility to Fiji and the South Pacific and guaranteeing seamless connections and memorable journeys for Fiji Airways prospects throughout the alliance community.”

Fiji Airways, with its hub at Nadi Worldwide Airport, serves 26 locations in 15 international locations and territories globally, together with oneworld hubs at Sydney, Hong Kong, Los Angeles, and Tokyo.

Fiji Hyperlink, an entirely owned subsidiary of Fiji Airways, will develop into an affiliate airline of oneworld and prolong the alliance’s community even additional by bringing its home flights to Suva, Nadi, Labasa, Taveuni and Kadavu; in addition to regionally to the Pacific Island nations of Tonga, Samoa, Tuvalu and Vanuatu.

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Fiji Airways lately introduced document annual income and revenues, for 2023, with 2.2 million passengers carried on its flights, providing 2.8 million seats.

With unprecedented development, elevated capability, and fleet enhancement with new state-of-the-art Airbus A350 plane, Fiji Airways is nicely set to proceed its development now as a full oneworld member airline, providing much more flights and new routes in response to the rising buyer demand.

As a full oneworld member airline, Fiji Airways will present oneworld Emerald, Sapphire, and Ruby prospects with a full suite of oneworld advantages together with incomes and redeeming miles, incomes standing factors, precedence check-in and boarding and lounge entry.

Likewise, Fiji Airways’ top-tier prospects will be capable to acquire entry to all oneworld precedence advantages together with a community of almost 700 enterprise and First-class lounges globally, in addition to newly opened oneworld branded lounges in Amsterdam’s Schiphol and Seoul’s Incheon Airports.

Fiji Airways initially commenced flying on 1st September 1951 and now has a fleet of 21 plane, together with Airbus A350s, Airbus A330s and Boeing 737s.

On the 2023 Skytrax Awards, Fiji Airways received the Finest Airline, Finest Airline Employees and Finest Airline Providers in Australia and the Pacific classes; got here fifteenth within the International prime 100 Airline Rankings; was twelfth within the International Prime 20 Cabin Crew Rankings; and got here sixteenth within the International Prime Cleanest Airline Rankings.

“It’s a really heat bula, or whats up, to Fiji Airways as we welcome them as our fifteenth full-member airline within the oneworld alliance,” stated oneworld CEO, Nat Pieper.

“Fiji Airways is already a part of the oneworld household, as we’ve got had a extremely profitable relationship for the reason that airline joined as a oneworld join associate 5 years in the past.

“With its large development, award-winning product and companies, and acceleration of connections with all oneworld member airways, Fiji Airways will strengthen our place because the premier airline alliance for worldwide world travellers.”

This yr, 2024, marks the twenty fifth anniversary of the oneworld alliance, which was based in 1999 by American Airways, British Airways, Cathay Pacific and Qantas.

Later this yr, Oman Air will develop into the 14th member airline of the alliance, becoming a member of Alaska Airways, American Airways, British Airways, Cathay Pacific Airways, Finnair, Iberia, Japan Airways, Malaysia Airways, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Royal Air Maroc, Royal Jordanian and SriLankan Airways.