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Why can I not book these flights on Air France?

This excellent answer by @Calchas, while for a different route on AF/KLM, happens to have the answer for your route as well - for whatever reason, they don't allow origin open jaws where the origins ...
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Why can I not book these flights on Air France?

To be able to book a combination of flights, the airline has to publish a fare which allows this combination. If that didn't happen, then it can be the case like you have noticed, that you could book ...
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Is the alliance responsible for tickets of bankrupt airline?

When you purchase an airline ticket for a flight there are up to 3 airlines involved for each leg of the flight : 1. The "operating" carrier - this is the airline that is actually operating the flight ...
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Why are flights from Filipe Angeles airport to Tokyo so expensive compared to from nearby Mexico City airport?

Why does the Google flight search engine not offer this option to me? It does offer this and even cheaper one if you search for it correctly In this case the cheaper options require self connections ...
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Who am I flying with?

You always check in with the carrier operating your first segment. You'll need to give the flight numbers to be certain, but it sounds like it will be Delta. If you are transitting through AMS you ...
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Why are flights from Filipe Angeles airport to Tokyo so expensive compared to from nearby Mexico City airport?

NLU is the shiny new public airport and is a very largely domestic airport (Only Houston, la Havana, Panama, Santo Domingo and Caracas are served from NLU), the only major international airline ...
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May I earn Aeroflot or Air France miles flying with China Eastern?

For Flying Blue you will earn level miles and award miles, and the flight will count as a qualifying flight, but only if your flight is not booked into the Z, Q or G booking codes. https://www....
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Can I check baggage to my final destination on a split ticket with Skyteam?

In this instance, it was possible. The checkin staff at NRT took some time to try and make it work; their systems didn't want to let them put in the details for the final leg, and they said I would ...
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May I earn Aeroflot or Air France miles flying with China Eastern?

The definitive guide on where you can credit miles to and how much you will earn is on wheretocredit. From that, you can see the earning rates on Flying Blue and Aeroflot. Where to Credit provides ...
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Is the alliance responsible for tickets of bankrupt airline?

Nope. Your contract is with the marketing carrier not with the entire alliance. You could try buying the tickets as a code share from Delta, KLM or Air France (if they offer it). If Alitalia goes ...
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Is it possible to check in all the way through?

You must collect your bags in New York and bring them through customs After customs you can either drop the bags at the bag drop right after customs or you need to take them to a Delta check in ...
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XP from non-SkyTeam flights

Operating answer: Flying Blue:** Ref.:FLB1845830213 Dear Mr **, Thank you for your message of 03 September 2018. You have contacted us regarding the Miles and XP accrual for your upcoming flights ...
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XP from non-SkyTeam flights

So, the rule as stated here is that you earn miles and XP for flights marketed by Air France (and other Flying Blue airlines), even if they are operated by other airlines. This is also stated here ...
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Why can I not book these flights on Air France?

While user3761894's answer is unfortunately correct that AF will not issue such a ticket, there is one way around this that should be much cheaper than booking as two separate one-way flights: Book a ...
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Is the alliance responsible for tickets of bankrupt airline?

Is the alliance responsible for tickets of bankrupt airline? NO. But they are be responsible for your transportation if you buy the same flights, code share or not, from a different carrier and they ...
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Spend miles from one loyalty scheme, earn on another (within Skyteam)

No, you can't. Any flight you book with miles does not give you miles, they are always excluded.
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Can I check baggage to my final destination on a split ticket with Skyteam?

Usually it works fine. It is a long travel, so you may not be able to check in at the initial airport. You need to keep your baggage receipt ready when you check in again in the second airport (...
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Extra luggage in India

for Chandigarh to Delhi, use Air India. They provide 25kg checkin free. If you go early for check in they can allow 2 bags within 25kg (although tkt says one bag). Forgot to add, it's economy. You ...
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