Pullman and Korean Air Enter into Partnership

Bangkok, Thailand (PressExposure) March 26, 2009 -- From April 1, 2009 members of the Korean Air frequent flyer program Sky Pass will earn 500 miles per stay* at Pullman Hotels and Resorts. Sky Pass members staying between April 1 and June 30, 2009 will receive triple mile (1500 miles) per stay on a bonus launch offer.

Today there are 34 Pullman Hotels and Resorts throughout the world in popular locations such as Sydney, Paris, Bangkok, Beijing, Cairns, Sanya, Berlin, Madrid.

Graham Wilson – Vice President Marketing for Accor Asia Pacific says “the Pullman hotels and resorts network is rapidly expanding throughout the world and we are always on the look out for new and suitable partnerships. The Korean Air Sky Pass program partnership provides access to the frequent traveling Korean market who have proven to be early adopters of the upscale Pullman hotel brand.”

Visit [http://www.accorhotels.com/korean-air] for more information.

*When staying on eligible rates

Pullman, is the upscale, non-standardized hotel brand of Accor. It was designed with the requirements of business women and men in mind.

Located in the main regional and international cities, Pullman hotels provide an extensive range of tailored services, access to ground-braking technologies and the “Co-meeting” offer, a new approach to organizing meetings, seminars and upscale incentive events. At Pullman hotels, business travelers can choose between being independent or relying on the staff available round the clock.

Starting 2008, the Pullman network will consist of 50 hotels in 22 countries in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Latin America. By 2015, we expect over 300 establishments around the world.

About Korean Air Korean Air was named the Best First/Business Class Airline and the Best Frequent Flyer Program in TIME Readers’ Travel Choice Awards 2006. In April and July 2007 respectively, the carrier was named the Best Economy Class in the OAG Airline of the Year Awards and the Skytrax 2006/7 World Airline Awards. It was voted Best Airline in Asia by Business Traveler magazine in 2007. With its excellent financial performance in 2005, Korean Air received the "Phoenix Award" from Air Transport World (ATW) for its success in overcoming challenges in the global airline industry.

Korean Air, with a fleet of 126 aircraft, is one of the world's top 20 airlines, and operates almost 400 passenger flights per day to 116 cities in 39 countries. It is a founding member of SkyTeam, the global airlines alliance - partnering Aeroflot, AeroMexico, Air France, Alitalia, China Southern Airlines, CSA Czech Airlines, Continental Airlines, Delta Air Lines, KLM and Northwest Airlines to provide customers with extensive worldwide destinations, flights and services. More on Korean Air's programs, routes, frequency and partners is available at http://www.koreanair.com

About Accor

Accor, a major global group and the European leader in hotels, as well as the global leader in services to corporate clients and public institutions, operates in nearly 100 countries with 150,000 employees. It offers to its clients over 40 years of expertise in two core businesses:

- Hotels, with the Sofitel, Pullman, MGallery, Novotel, Mercure, Suitehotel, Ibis, all seasons, Etap Hotel, Formule 1 and Motel 6 brands, representing 4,000 hotels and nearly 500,000 rooms in 90 countries, as well as strategically related activities, such as Lenôtre;

- Services, with 30 million people in 40 countries benefiting from Accor Services products in employee and public benefits, rewards and loyalty, and expense management.

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Press Release Submitted On: March 24, 2009 at 3:31 am
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