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List of Airline Alliances (updated April 21, 2021)

It has been just over a year since we last updated this post. The most significant change that would affect Canadians is adding Alaska Airlines to Oneworld Alliance. Now my hope is for WestJet to join an alliance themselves too.

There are 3 worldwide major airline alliances, as well as 3 regional alliances that we will mention further down the post.

We’ve built up quite an archive of posts to track the historic changes of airline alliances over the years:

Major Airline Alliances

Below is a list of member airlines for each alliance. The most significant changes occurred with Oneworld, namely the addition of Alaska Airlines and deletion of LATAM Airlines.

The changes from last time are specified with notes in brackets or struck-through (if no longer a member).

Oneworld SkyTeam Star Alliance
Alaska Airlines (added) Aeroflot Aegean Airlines
• Horizon Air (added) Aerolíneas Argentinas • Olympic Air
• SkyWest Airlines (added) Aeromexico Air Canada
American Airlines Air Europa • Air Canada Express
• American Eagle Air France • Air Canada Rouge
British Airways Alitalia Air China
• BA CityFlyer • Alitalia CityLiner • Air Macau
• Comair China Airlines • Dalian Airlines
• Sun-Air China Eastern Airlines Air India
Cathay Pacific • Shanghai Airlines • Air India Express
• Cathay Dragon Czech Airlines • Alliance Air
Finnair Delta Air Lines Air New Zealand
• Nordic Regional Airlines Garuda Indonesia All Nippon Airways
Iberia Kenya Airways • Air Japan
• Iberia Express KLM • ANA Wings
• Iberia Regional Korean Air Asiana Airlines
Japan Airlines Middle East Airlines • Air Busan
• Hokkaido Air System Saudia • Air Seoul
• J-Air TAROM Austrian Airlines
• Japan Air Commuter (added) Vietnam Airlines Avianca
• Japan Transocean Air Xiamen Airlines • Avianca Costa Rica
LATAM Airlines • Avianca Ecuador
• LATAM Argentina • Avianca El Salvador
• LATAM Brasil • Avianca Express (added)
LATAM Colombia • Avianca Guatemala
• LATAM Ecuador • Avianca Honduras
• LATAM Peru • Avianca Peru
Malaysia Airlines • Regional Express Américas
• Firefly (added) Brussels Airlines
• Maswings (added) Copa Airlines
Qantas • Copa Airlines Columbia
• QantasLink • Wingo
Qatar Airways Croatia Airlines
Royal Air Maroc EgyptAir
• Royal Air Maroc Express Ethiopian Airlines
Royal Jordanian • ASKY Airlines
S7 Airlines • Ethiopian Mozambique Airlines
SriLankan Airlines • Malawian Airlines
EVA Air
• UNI Air
Connecting partners LOT Polish Airlines
Fiji Airways • Condor
• Fiji Link • Nordica Airlines
Lufthansa
• Air Dolomiti
• Eurowings
• Eurowings Europe
• Germanwings
• Lufthansa CityLine
• Lufthansa Regional
• SunExpress Deutschland
Scandinavian Airlines
• Scandinavian Airlines Ireland
Shenzhen Airlines
• Kunming Airlines
Singapore Airlines
• Silkair
• Scoot
South African Airways
• Airlink
• Mango
• South African Express
Swiss International Air Lines
• Edelweiss Air
TAP Portugal
• TAP Express
Thai Airways
• Thai Smile
Turkish Airlines
• Air Albania
• AnadoluJet
• SunExpress
United Airlines
• United Express

Regional Airline Alliances

Only a minor change to Value Alliance. Plans are in the works for Cathay Pacific to acquire HK Express (U-Fly Alliance) though. So that may be updated in the next round.

Vanilla Alliance U-Fly Alliance Value Alliance
     
Air Austral Eastar Jet Cebu Pacific
Air Madagascar HK Express Cebgo
Air Mauritius Lucky Air Jeju Air
Air Seychelles Urumqi Air Nok Air
Int’Air Îles West Air NokScoot
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