“We are very pleased to announce this important codeshare agreement between Interjet Airlines and Alitalia,” said Julio Gamero, Interjet`s Commercial Director. “Alitalia is the Italian airline and we are one of the fastest growing airlines in North America. Our current interline agreement has served both airlines well and we will continue our commitment to all our business and vacation travelers wherever we fly, our unique brand of lower prices with free checked baggage at selected rates, more legroom between seats and excellent service,” he added. On May 15, 2017, Interjet announced its first flights to Canada, with flights three times a week to Montreal International Airport – Pierre Elliott Trudeau of Mexico City and Cancun with Airbus A320 aircraft. On July 28, 2017, Toronto Pearson International Airport was launched from Mexico City and Cancun, and on October 26, 2017, Vancouver International Airport became The third Canadian Interjet destination with connections between Mexico City and Cancun. American Airlines has signed a codeshare agreement with Mexico City-based Interjet. On August 2, 2012, Interjet launched flights at New York`s John F. Kennedy International Airport from Benito Juérez International Airport. On August 27 of the same year, the airline was allowed to travel to John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana, California; Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla Guadalajara International Airport in Guadalajara and Benito Juderez International Airport.
Six weeks later, on October 11, the airline launched daily scheduled flights.  On June 13, 2014, Interjet announced the end of flights from John Wayne Airport on July 20, 2014.  On March 24, 2020, Interjet announced the suspension of all international flights due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  The airline has also temporarily reduced the salaries of its employees by 50% in order to further reduce their debt.  A significant portion of their fleet was also restored and grounded on 3 April 2020.  “We look forward to offering new destinations in Mexico,” said Kurt Stache, Senior Vice President of Alliances and Partnerships at American. “This new code-sharing relationship with Interjet strengthens our presence in this important and growing market.” For customers, the agreement means they collect and redeem common miles. While Premier Club passengers have access to Bogota`s LA VIP Room, the LATAM Pass Black Signature, Black and Platinum have access to the VIP AM room in Mexico City. In the statement, both airlines indicated that they are also working to increase the mutual benefits of frequent flyer programs and airport facilities. Interjet Airlines announces a new code-sharing agreement with Alitalia, which offers passengers comfortable connections between Alitalia and Interjet Airlines networks.
Now, customers have the convenience of buying a single ticket for flights with both airlines and fast connections at airports served by both airlines. In Mexico City, Alitalia passengers can easily connect to the more than 31 leisure and business destinations in Mexico heading to Interjet. FORT WORTH, Texas, December 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — American Airlines has signed a codeshare agreement with Mexico City-based Interjet, which has added a new service to major destinations in Mexico.