Aeroflot and Japan Airlines have announced a codeshare agreement that will offer added flexibility to passengers travelling between Russia and Japan. The deal comes into effect from March 29, 2020, with ticket sales launching at the beginning of March.
Both airlines will operate daily services between Tokyo Haneda (IATA: HND) and Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) under the codeshare agreement, as well as on connecting flights to major cities in Russia and Japan, thereby expanding the range of options available to passengers.
Japan Airlines will add its JL designator codes on ten Russian destinations such as St Petersburg, Kazan and Yekaterinburg. Aeroflot will place its SU designator codes on ten Japanese destinations such as Sapporo, Osaka and Fukuoka.
Furthermore, both parties said they intend to increase codeshare destinations including Aeroflot’s new service between Osaka (KIX) and Moscow(SVO) scheduled to commence in June 2020.