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WestJet, China Eastern unveil code-share deal

WestJet and China Eastern Airlines have unveiled a new code-share deal, which allows China Eastern to market and distribute WestJet-operated flights by putting its “MU” flight indicator on WestJet-operated flights within North America. Tickets are available today for flights starting on July 1, 2012. John MacLeod, WestJet vice-president, network management and alliances, commented: “We are very pleased to announce this code-share relationship with China Eastern Airlines. China Eastern is a high-quality airline and this code-share is an important step in our strategy to welcome on board new guests from around the world.” Along with its code-share deal with China Eastern, WestJet already has code-share agreements in place with American Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Delta Air Lines, Japan Airlines, KLM and Korean Air. Go to for more.

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