Japan Airlines (JAL) and oneworld partner Cathay Pacific Airways (CX) are in a new codeshare agreement that sees JAL’s flight indicator “JL” on flights operated by CX via Hong Kong, Bangkok and Singapore to destinations in Asia-Pacific, Africa, Australia and Europe. This takes place from November 1, 2010.
The designated services with the new tags are Hong Kong-Chennai, Mumbai, New Delhi, Penang, Surabaya, Ho Chi Minh City as well as Johannesburg, Brisbane, Rome and Milan. The Bangkok-Mumbai, Bangkok-New Delhi and Singapore Colombo routes are also included in the codeshare.
Reservations for travel starting from November 1 are now open.
The cooperation follows a previous announcement by the two carriers that they would codeshare on all their flights between Hong Kong and Japan and 13 selected domestic routes operated by JAL from October 31.