Singapore Airlines - News Releases (2013)
SIA And Virgin America Build On Codeshare With New Frequent Flyer Partnership
05 March 2013 - (Joint Release with Virgin America) - SINGAPORE AND SAN FRANCISCO: Singapore Airlines and Virgin America today announce an expansion of their codeshare agreement to include a frequent flyer programme partnership. The tie-up will enable members of both airlines’ programmes to earn and redeem miles for travel on both airlines.
Since the launch of the codeshare agreement in December 2012, Singapore Airlines customers have been able to enjoy seamless travel on Virgin America-operated flights to more cities in the United States, including Chicago, Fort Lauderdale, Las Vegas, Palm Springs, Philadelphia, Portland, San Diego, Seattle and Washington D.C.
With the frequent flyer programme partnership, Singapore Airlines’ PPS Club and KrisFlyer members are now able to earn miles when travelling on all Virgin America flights and redeem miles for travel on all Virgin America routes. Similarly, members of Virgin America’s Elevate programme are able to earn and redeem points on Singapore Airlines flights.