Air Serbia and Niki, the Austrian subsidiary of Air Berlin, have signed a reciprocal codeshare agreement. It includes Air Serbia placing its JU designator code and flight numbers onto eleven destinations operated by Niki, such as Reykjavík, Valleta, Rome, Catania, Florence, Faro, Madrid, Barcelona, Malaga, Palma de Mallorca and Zurich. In return, travellers from Austria are now able to book flights with Air Serbia under Niki's flight code from Vienna to Belgrade and onwards to Athens, Thessaloniki, Larnaca,; Bucharest, Podgorica, Tivat, Tel Aviv, Ohrid, Dubrovnik, Split, Pula, Zagreb, Ljubljana and Istanbul.
Commenting on the agreement, Air Serbia's CEO, Dane Kondić, said, “We’re pleased to form a codeshare partnership with Niki, enabling Air Serbia to widen and deepen its network reach to eleven popular cities in Europe. This provides our guests with fantastic one-stop connections to summer holiday destinations”. Niki's Managing Director, Oliver Lackmann, added, "We're happy to announce that Niki passengers now have a greater choice of flights to Belgrade and destinations across Southeast Europe. Our new codeshare deal with Air Serbia will provide travellers from Austria with easy access to sixteen exciting destinations and shows the power of such partnerships in enhancing air connectivity".