Press releases and news articles 2017

Tick off your 2018 travel wish list for less SkyTeam discounts Round the World travel

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, is dicounting Round the World fares by 15%, enabling travelers to tick up to 15 destinations off their travel wish list in one trip - with cash to spare.

AMSTERDAM, 13 December 2017

SkyTeam brings virtual cinema to Dubai lounge

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, is teaming up with high-tech start-up SkyLights to transform its Dubai lounge into a virtual movie theater. For a limited time, customers can watch multimedia content on immersive Bravo headsets and enjoy the latest cinematic VR technology before they fly.

DUBAI, 29 November 2017

SkyTeam's Lounge Takes Customers to New Heights at Vancouver International Airport

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has officially opened its latest branded lounge at Vancouver International Airport (YVR). This marks SkyTeam’s first lounge in the Americas and seventh worldwide. The new lounge is designed to offer SkyTeam customers a high-end, pre-flight experience and features a wide range of amenities, including locally sourced food and beverages.

VANCOUVER, 15 November 2017

Round the World with SkyTeam

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has introduced a new two-stop option for its popular Go Round the World Pass. Perfect for regular travelers who require multi-destinations itineraries, the two-stop Pass is the most flexible and convenient way to travel.

AMSTERDAM, 17 July 2017

Discover your inner traveler to win a SkyTeam Round the World trip

SkyTeam is celebrating 17 years as an airline alliance by inviting fans and customers to discover their inner traveler for a chance to win a Round the World trip. The giveaway forms part of a new campaign: SkyTeam Stories. This web series of ten short films follows five celebrity frequent flyers as they traverse the world, sharing their travel know-how and insights that have become second nature.

AMSTERDAM, 22 June 2017

SkyTeam announces lounge expansion, focus on technology

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, is taking its customers’ airport experience to new heights by opening a new lounge at Vancouver International Airport (YVR) later this year. The alliance’s first branded facility in North America, it will offer a luxurious environment for First, Business and Elite Plus customers flying on any of the alliance’s nine member airlines currently serving the airport.

CANCUN, 12 June 2017

SkyTeam Marine and Offshore Takes Off

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance has launched a branded product to meet the specific travel requirements of the Marine and Offshore (M&O) industry. As well as a vast global network that spans the top M&O destinations, SkyTeam Marine and Offshore offers tailored travel solutions for seafarers and offshore workers alike, to deliver a seamless travel experience.

AMSTERDAM, 3 April 2017

SkyTeam partners with Alibaba

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Fliggy, an Alibaba travel platform previously known as Alitrip, marking the start of a partnership that will deliver benefits to Chinese consumers. As part of the deal, SkyTeam will open a flagship webstore on Fliggy offering customers access to services across the alliance’s member airlines. SkyTeam will also launch travel products tailor-made for customers in China.

AMSTERDAM, 11 April 2017