British Airways and Royal Air Maroc have introduced a brand new codeshare settlement which can open up new routes throughout Morocco together with Casablanca and Agadir.
It’ll additionally give clients extra flight flexibility between London Heathrow and Marrakesh.
Clients will be capable of guide from at present.
Codeshare flights will function from February 20th, previous to the Moroccan airline’s becoming a member of of the oneworld alliance in April.
Chris Fordyce, British Airways head of alliances, stated: “We’re delighted to be partnering with Morocco’s flagship airline, Royal Air Maroc to create our first African codeshare settlement.
“Not solely will this codeshare settlement give our clients the selection of extra flights to Africa’s largest vacationer vacation spot, Morocco, it should join our in depth international community to new locations in Africa.”
British Airways’ first African codeshare will give its clients extra alternative of providers between Heathrow and Marrakesh.
In addition to every day entry to Royal Air Maroc’s hub in Casablanca, which isn’t presently served instantly by British Airways.
Casablanca additionally serves as the proper hub for connections onto different Royal Air Maroc locations, together with Abidjan within the Ivory Coast, Freetown in Sierra Leone and Agadir in Morocco.
Hamid Addou, Royal Air Maroc chief govt, added: “This new Code-share with a prestigious firm, British Airways, confirms Royal Air Maroc’s main position as a key participant connecting Africa to the remainder of the world.
“We’re more than happy with this cooperation which can foster our visitors growth and ease the entry to each our corporations’ networks on each ends.
“Due to this code-sharing settlement, Royal Air Maroc gives its passengers entry to further locations throughout Nice Britain and a greater buyer journey, via optimised connections and end-to-end check-in operations, with worldwide help at airports served by the 2 corporations.”