From 1 June 2009, Japan Airlines will offer
travellers new codeshare flights with fellow oneworld member
Qantas, connecting Japan, via Singapore, to 3 destinations in
Australia, namely Adelaide, Melbourne and Perth.
QF first started offering codeshare flights in April 1986. At
present, JALways, a 100%-owned subsidiary of the JAL Group,
provides one daily flight between Tokyo (Narita) and Sydney, as
well as Brisbane.
In addition to that, JAL has codeshare flights
with Jetstar Airways which offer passengers a daily service on the
Tokyo (Narita)-Cairns and Osaka (Kansai)-Gold Coast routes, and
also for 5 days a week, service on the Gold Coast-Sydney route.
Operating two daily flights connecting Tokyo (Narita) and
Singapore, JAL will extend its reach from the current 4, to 7
destinations in Australia by means of the new codeshare flights
operated by QF, which flies from Singapore to Melbourne and Perth on
a daily basis, and thrice a week to Adelaide.
for these code share flights begin 20 May 2009 and the flights
between Singapore and Australia from 1 June 2009.
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