Azul & # 39; s customers will benefit from the extensive network of Copa Airlines from 80 destinations in 32 countries in North, South, Central America and the Caribbean. Meanwhile, Copa Airlines passengers have access to 101 destinations that Azul offers throughout Brazil.
Azul and Copa Airlines have announced a new codeshare agreement (codeshare). From now on, two of the most important operators in the region will connect their extensive network of destinations for the convenience of their customers.
In Brazil, Copa Airlines customers can enjoy the presence of Azul, which is currently active in 101 domestic cities, with 52 of these destinations not served by any other airline.
Azul will also add its AD code to Copa Airlines flights to and from Panama, allowing customers in Brazil to connect via the Hub of the Americas to Panama City, with the largest international air network in Latin America, covering 80 destinations in 32 countries in North, Central, South America and the Caribbean. Moreover, this new partnership offers passengers of both airlines the possibility to buy one ticket for their entire journey and to send their baggage to their final destination.
Azul and Copa Airlines have also strengthened the collaboration between their loyalty programs. The customers of TudoAzul and ConnectMiles can now easily collect miles when flying with one of the two airlines. From December, passengers can save the miles they have collected from both airlines.
"This agreement between Azul and Copa Airlines is a perfect combination that offers benefits to those who travel to Brazil via Panama From the hub of the Americas it is possible to reach nine Brazilian cities and thanks to the connection with Azul at these airports, they can passengers connect to our 101 destinations in Brazil In addition to this great offer of cities, Azul offers a globally recognized service for the quality of service, more than 40 live TV channels on board their aircraft and also snacks and drinks at will " says Abhi Shah, vice president of Inkomen van Blauw.
"Copa Airlines is always looking for partnerships to provide the best travel experience and expand our route network for the benefit of our passengers.This new partnership with Azul strengthens the company's presence in Brazil and also expands our connectivity in this important country "said Dennis Cary, senior vice president of Commercial and Planning at Copa Airlines.
"This Code Sharing Agreement also gives us the opportunity to offer more flight options to the major cities in the southeast and northeast of Brazil, as well as to the regions where we currently do not fly and which can be accessed via the Hub or the Americas will be connected with Panama and the rest of the American continent, giving these communities more opportunities and economic development, "Cary added.
Operational compliance is another important benefit that this shared code offers to customers of both airlines. "This agreement unites two of the most punctual airlines in the world: Copa Airlines is the most punctual airline in Latin America, while Azul is the most punctual airline in Brazil, providing the best experience for customers flying with us," said Shah.
Once the agreement has been approved by the regulatory authorities, travelers from both airlines can benefit from the benefits of this partnership between Azul and Copa Airlines.