Code Share Agreements

 

​Code Share Agreements

 

EL AL Frequent Flyer Club members can accumulate points on flights that have code share agreements with EL AL. The points can be credited only from flights that are operated with EL AL's LY code





Changes in EL AL's Cooperative Agreement with American Airlines (AA):

1.  As of October 31, 2014, it is no longer possible to redeem or earn Matmid Club points on American Airlines (AA) flights.

2.  As of November 1, 2014 Matmid Club members earn points for continuation flights in Europe to select destinations in America with American Airlines flights bearing the LY code (conditional on flights to Europe with EL AL).


Flights that have code share agreements with EL AL

Airlines
Destination
American Airlines (AA)
For a list of destinations click here
Iberia (IB‏)
Madrid, Barcelona
Swiss (LX‏)
Zurich
Siberia Airlines (S7)
For a list of destinations click here
​Vietnam Airlines (VN) ​For more details click here
​Ethiopian Airlines (ET)Addis Ababa​
Rules Governing Code Share Agreements:

When making your reservation, please give the travel agent your Matmid number so that the points will be updated in your Club account automatically. We recommend keeping your flight ticket and boarding pass until the flight has been updated in your account. If your request/reservation of a seat on a flight was not approved, or if you did not travel on the flight, we cannot credit your account with points

For your information, code share flights have a number of restrictions:
  • You may use points for bonus tickets only on Swiss (LX) in Economy Class (flight should appear with EL AL's LY code)
  • Upgrade vouchers to Business or First Class cannot be utilized as part of the code share agreements
  • Bonus vouchers for tickets Business or First Class tickets cannot be utilized as part of the code share agreements
  • You cannot have a reduced price last-minute upgrade
  • You cannot select a seat in advance


The Number of Points Earned on Code Share Flights:
  • American Airlines –For point accumulation table - click here
    As of November 1, 2014 Matmid Club members earn points for continuation flights in Europe to select destinations in America with American Airlines flights bearing the LY code (conditional on flights to Europe with EL AL).
  • Siberia Airlines – For point accumulation table click here
  • Vietnam Airlines – For point accumulation table click here
  • Ethiopian Airlines – For point accumulation table click here
  • Point accumulation on other code share flights will be identical to the point accumulation awarded on EL AL flights to the same destination and in the same Class
  • Point accumulation on code share flights operated by Siberia Airlines on the Moscow – Novosibirsk route is identical to point accumulation on the Tel Aviv–Moscow route on flights operated by EL AL. To assure point accumulation on the Moscow–Novosibirsk route, passengers must fly EL AL on the Tel Aviv–Moscow–Tel Aviv route