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NEW YORK, March 14, 2006 – Today SkyTeam announced the launch of a new German-language version of its Web site, which can be accessed at Now available in nine languages, the SkyTeam Web site caters to more passengers in their first language than any other alliance. Languages featured include Czech, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean and Spanish.

With this new feature, German-speaking visitors to the Web site can now learn more information about SkyTeam customer benefits as well as read the latest alliance news. The site offers access to SkyTeam flight schedules and information on alliance fare products, such as Round the World and the America, Asia and Europe passes. Travel agents can also access valuable travel information and resources in German through a dedicated section of the site, accessible at

“We are very proud to provide such a diverse language offering through to our customers worldwide,” said Dominique Patry, co-chairman of the SkyTeam Steering Committee and vice president of alliances and international affairs at Air France. “SkyTeam’s commitment to our customers worldwide is demonstrated by our continuous effort to develop services that cater to their needs and help make the travel planning process easier and more convenient. Germany is a strong market for international travel and SkyTeam recognizes the importance of offering access to key alliance news and information to German-speaking passengers.”

SkyTeam member flights to and from Germany serve 12 destinations, including Berlin, Bremen, Cologne, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Hanover, Leipzig, Munich, Munster, Nuremberg and Stuttgart, and offer the millions of passengers traveling into and out of the German market the highest standards of service and connectivity.

About SkyTeam
Winner of the 2005 Global Traveler Best Airline Alliance Award, SkyTeam is the global airline alliance partnering nine members, including Aeroméxico, Air France, Alitalia, Continental Airlines, Czech Airlines, Delta Air Lines, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Korean Air and Northwest Airlines. Through one of the world’s most extensive hub networks, SkyTeam offers its 343.6 million annual passengers a worldwide system of more than 15,000 daily flights covering all major destinations. Visit SkyTeam on the Web at


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