Press releases and news articles 2014

SkyTeam Completes SkyPriority Rollout, Announces Fast-Track Service at Select Airports

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has completed the rollout of SkyPriority across its global network, offering the ‘red carpet treatment’ to Elite Plus, First and Business Class customers at more than 1,000 airports worldwide. To further enhance the benefits offered under SkyPriority, SkyTeam has announced the launch of Fast-Track lanes at security and immigration for top-customers.

AMSTERDAM, 18 December 2014

SkyTeam Launches Revamped App

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has launched a refreshed version of its App. Free to download and available for Apple and Android devices. The updated App now offers even more useful features for global travelers on the go.

AMSTERDAM, 3 November 2014

SkyTeam Offers Yoga Sessions at London Heathrow

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, is offering its customers a new way to relax pre-flight with the opening of a yoga pilot project in its Lounge at London Heathrow’s Terminal 4.

AMSTERDAM, 19 August 2014

Go Round Asia with SkyTeam

SkyTeam, the largest airline alliance in the Asia Pacific region, has launched its new Go Round Asia and South West Pacific Pass, providing customers with a flexible way to explore 26 countries. The latest in SkyTeam’s series of regional travel passes, the Go Round Asia and South West Pacific pass has been designed as a ‘mini-Round the World’ ticket that offers cost savings on flights operated by SkyTeam members serving these regions.

LOS ANGELES, 28 July 2014

SkyTeam Celebrates First Anniversary of its Lounge in Istanbul

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has marked the first anniversary of its Lounge at Istanbul’s Atatürk International Airport. Available to SkyTeam Elite Plus, First and Business Class customers flying from Istanbul on the 10 member airlines serving the airport, the lounge has welcomed more than 77,000 passengers through its doors in the first 12 months since it was opened.

ISTANBUL, 16 July 2014

SkyTeam Records Growth in Member Collaboration

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, projects an increase of 18% in membership cooperation for the year 2014. The increase is the result of more codeshares and bilateral agreements amongst its member airlines, benefiting global customers by offering more destinations and travel options.

DOHA, 2 June 2014

SkyTeam Offers Opportunity to win a Unique Round the World Experience and a National Geographic Expedition

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance is offering customers the opportunity to win their dream Round the World trip plus a National Geographic Expedition.

AMSTERDAM, 9 April 2014

Garuda Indonesia Becomes 20th Member of SkyTeam Alliance

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has welcomed Garuda Indonesia as its 20th member and second airline from Southeast Asia. Garuda’s membership adds Jakarta as an alternative gateway to and from South East Asia, as well as 40 new destinations to SkyTeam’s global network served uniquely by the alliance.

JAKARTA, 5 March 2014

SkyTeam Launches Promotional Round the World Fares

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has launched a discounted fares promotion on its Go Round the World product. SkyTeam is offering a 10% discount off tickets up to 26,000 miles purchased between 23 January and 31 March 2014. Tickets must be purchased seven days in advance and travel must be completed within six months.

AMSTERDAM, 29 January 2014

SkyTeam Launches Online Round the World Booking Tool

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has launched an online booking tool for customers wishing to book a Go Round the World pass on any of its 19 member airlines. Available on, the intuitive tool offers customers a seamless planning and booking experience with cost-effective fares and access to 1,024 destinations worldwide.

AMSTERDAM, 20 January 2014