CALGARY, Nov. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - WestJet, Air France and KLM today announced the redemption phase of their reciprocal frequent flyer agreement. Flying Blue Miles can now be redeemed for WestJet flights and WestJet dollars can now be redeemed for flights within the Air France and KLM global network.
The announcement comes on the heels of the airlines' successful launch of the earn phase of the reciprocal frequent flyer agreement and further complements their long-standing code share cooperation.
"We are very proud to be partnered with airlines of the caliber of Air France-KLM," said Ed Sims, WestJet Executive Vice-President Commercial. "This is a fantastic step for our WestJet Rewards members and reflects our commitment to expand WestJet's network reach and offer Canadians the world. We also look forward to continuing to welcome Flying Blue members on board to experience the growing WestJet network and caring guest experience."
"We are thrilled to have come full circle reciprocity-wise with the Flying Blue and WestJet Rewards programs, which now jointly offer our members the possibility to earn and redeem tickets on our combined networks worldwide," said Jean-Noël Rault, Vice-President and General Manager of Air France-KLM Canada. "It's a new milestone in our relationship with our Canadian partner, providing direct benefits for our customers and guests."
Members of WestJet Rewards can now redeem WestJet dollars on Air France-KLM destinations in Europe, Africa, Asia and the Middle East. Members of Air France-KLM's Flying Blue program can now redeem their Flying Blue Miles to WestJet destinations throughout Canada, the U.S., Mexico, the Caribbean and Central America.
More information on WestJet Rewards Member Exclusive fares can be found at westjet.com. Flying Blue members are invited to visit flyingblue.com for information on how to redeem Miles on WestJet flights.