Codeshare

Wow! American Airlines and JetBlue Form The Strategic Partnership I Always Hoped For

American Airlines and JetBlue have announced a very interesting partnership this morning.  For over a decade, I flew American Airlines every week.  During those times, there were always two weak areas in their coverage.  The northeast and northwest parts of the country were lacking great connectivity.  American Airlines solved the northwest issue by forming a much tighter partnership with Alaska Airlines earlier this year.  Side note: it’s been such a crazy few months I thought this happened last year….. Now, American has worked to shore up their lack of connections […]

Just Because US Airways And American Airlines Now Codeshare With Each Other Doesn’t Mean You’ll Find The Best Price

As part of the merger between American Airlines and US Airways, both have been expanding the number of flights they codeshare on, in both directions of the relationship.  This makes perfect sense considering they’re essentially one airline now other than the massive amount of red tape to get to one operating certificate. That being said, just booking a codeshare flight on the other airline doesn’t mean you’re going to get the best price.  I was searching for a flight recently and ran into anomalies with US Airways’ pricing of American […]