The following airlines have informed the industry that they will not accept ATB tickets on flights they operate (including codeshare flights booked under an OAL's Code) after a specific deadline date.

Travel agencies have been notified directly by these Airlines, and are responsible for ensuring that they do not issue ATB tickets inappropriately (including 001/AA Documents).

ETR ONLY
OAL/AIRLINE NAMEEFF DATE
QR QATAR AIRWAYS15OCT10
BA BRITISH AIRWAYS01JAN11
VY VUELING (ALSO IB*(VY))01MAR12
CM COPA AIRLINES15JUL11
SQ SINGAPORE AIRLINES01AUG11
MI SILK AIR (NOTE 1)01SEP11
7I INSEL AIR09OCT11
F9 FRONTIER AIRLINES10OCT11
SV SAUDI ARABIAN AIRLINES31MAR12 (read note 4)
EK EMIRATES01JUL12
IB IBERIA19JUL12
AA AMERICAN AIRLINES (NOTE 2)01NOV12
SK SAS-SCANDINAVIAN AIRLINES01JUL13
KF BLUE101JUL13
TG THAI AIRWAYS INTL28SEP13

NOTES:

1. / 001/AA does not issue tickets for flights marketed by MI, but MI could be the operator of a flight sold under a partner airline's code - e.g., SQ*.

2. For travel on/after 01nov12, AA will not permit ATB paper tickets to be issued by ARC/ASP agencies.

3. / 001/AA does not issue tickets for flts marketed by KF

  • But KF could be the operator of a flight sold under a partner/s airline code - e.g., SK*, LH*

4. / date extended by SV from 31mar to 31Dec12, as of Mita admin bulletin 4041 (issued 28Feb12).