The oneworld alliance has “a pipeline of candidates” lining up for its oneworld connect status, alliance CEO Rob Gurney said Feb. 1. A London press conference to mark the 20th anniversary of the alliance featured the first connect partner, Fiji Airways. When announcing connect status last year, oneworld said its aim was to fill in geographic gaps in the alliance’s route network, and connect status would be suitable for carriers that did not necessarily have the size, ...

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