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Written by Ravindra Bhagwanani on . Posted in Archives

Qatar Airways and Virgin Australia have announced a reciprocal partnership in their programs Privilege Club and Velocity, which will be implemented over the coming months. What looks at first glance just as another ordinary partnership is nevertheless far more interesting than that: As Qatar Airways is also a partner of Qantas within the oneworld alliance, the Privilege Club will become the place to combine points for flights with the two major Australian airlines like that. On the other side, Velocity will allow in the future the combination of points between the number 2 and 3 in the Middle East, Qatar Airways and Etihad. The program remains though limited to residents in Oceania.