Aegean Airlines - Miles & Bonus
Member since 15 Jun 2016
Total posts 45
Good news if they move to *A!https://www.businessinsider.com/qatar-airways-ceo-threatens-to-leave-oneworld-alliance-2018-10/?r=AU&IR=T
Member since 24 Apr 2012
Total posts 1,091
It's not the first time AAB has threatened this, and I'm sure it won't be the last. I'd say "I'll believe it when I see it".
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 02 Jul 2011
Total posts 835
Couple of US airlines in the other alliances that AAB would also have issues with.
Member since 24 Oct 2010
Total posts 990
Change of Qatar leaving Oneworld? I'd rate it at many, many, many thousands to one.
Member since 22 Jan 2018
Total posts 11
As loose a canon as Sir Richard Branson. Like others, I’ll believe it when I see it.
Member since 29 Jul 2016
Total posts 34
It's not as easy as Qatar deciding they would like to join STAR and then switching over. There's a nomination and approval process by other carriers and the alliance would need to see value in Qatar's addition. I don't see support from LH, SQ nor UA. There are many remarks from AAB that should be taken lightly...such as their frequent new destination announcements!
Member since 02 Sep 2018
Total posts 344
He said that in 2015 too and he's still here. No harm in staying in OW. American and qantas will still try and stop Qatari regardless of alliance
Member since 27 Oct 2018
Total posts 1
OW wouldn't lose out much if Qatar Airways does leave the alliance. Qatar doesn't treat OW status in the same regard as the rest of the alliance members.
Member since 25 Sep 2013
Total posts 365
Some would say looser.
Member since 12 Dec 2012
Total posts 287
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