8-Sep-2010 9:09 AM

British Airways signs codeshare with Kingfisher

British Airways signed (07-Sep-2010) a codeshare with Kingfisher Airlines for services across India, Sri Lanka, the UK and continental Europe, effective 15-Sep-2010. This is the first time that BA has codeshared with an Indian airline. BA’s code will be placed on 11 domestic Indian routes and one route to Sri Lanka operated by Kingfisher while Kingfisher's code will be placed on nine BA routes from Heathrow to the UK regions and continental Europe. This follows Kingfisher Airlines acceptance of an invitation to join the oneworld alliance earlier this year. British Airways is supporting Kingfisher through its alliance implementation process as its oneworld sponsor. [more]