(MENAFN) Qatar Airways has signed a code-share deal with Japan Airlines, its partner in the one-world alliance, to expand its route network in Japan, QNA reported.
This partnership will be applied on July 12, Qatar Airways will offer additional five code share domestic routes in Japan via Tokyo Haneda International Airport.
Qatar Airways will be able to offer all its passengers onward connections to a total of eleven domestic cities in Japan, all through one QR airline booking code.
Qatar Airways Chief Executive Officer Akbar Al Baker, said "Alliances and code shares are playing an increasingly important role in the airline industry today ? and that will continue long into the future," adding "Becoming a member of oneworld last October was one of the most significant landmarks in Qatar Airways' history and it has strengthened our competitive offering".