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The Star Alliance member airlines are pleased to be appointed as the Official Airline Network for the 15th World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC 2013).


To obtain the Star Allicance Conventions Plus discounts please follow the below steps to access the Conventions Plus online booking tool:


*Should the online booking tool not open, please ensure that your Pop-Up blocker is disabled.


Registered participants plus one accompanying person travelling to the event can qualify for a discount of up to 20%, depending on fare and class of travel booked.


The participating airlines for this event are:

Adria Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Canada, Air China, ANA, Asiana Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Avianca, Brussels Airlines, Croatia Airlines, Egypt Air, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines, Singapore Airlines, South African Airways, SWISS International Air Lines, TAM Airlines, TAP Portugal, THAI, Turkish Airlines, United (leading airline), US Airways.


Discounts are offered on most published business and economy class fares, excluding website/internet fares, senior and youth fares, group fares and Round the World fares.


Please note: For travel to/from Japan and New Zealand special fares or discounts may be offered by the participating airlines on their own network. To obtain these special fares or discounts and for booking office information, please visit: and:


  • Click on "Conventions Plus Booking Contacts" and enter the conventions code: UA06S13
  • Choose one of the participating airlines listed
  • Call the respective reservation contact listed and quote the conventions code UA06S13 when requesting the special ticket

When making your travel plans please present confirmation of your registration or proof of attendance for WCLC 2013.



Convention Plus Delegate Fare Discount


The following Conventions Plus Delegate Fare Discounts are available on all participating carriers, except for


a) Travel to or from Japan and

b) ANA, to which special rules and conditions regarding the discount apply


Discounts for Domestic Travel

5% discount on applicable business and economy classes on SK

15% discount on all economy classes on JJ

3% discount on all economy classes on UA


Discounts for International Travel

Business Class

  • 20% discount for 'C' class
  • In addition 20% discount for 'J' class on AC/UA
  • 10% discount for all other business classes (exceptions as per below*)


    SQ - 10% discount on class on IATA fares except for sales and travel ex USA: 10% discoutn on booking class C


Economy Class

  • 15% for 'Y/B' class*
  • 10% for all other economy classes (exceptions as per applicable fare rule)*


    SQ - 10% discount on IATA fares except for sales and travel ex USA: 10% discount on booking class Y

    (* taxes, duties and fees are not included)

    **subject to changes of the published Conventions Plus Delegate Fare Discount Rule and Discoutns in the General Distribution Systems (GDS).


The discount shall not be granted on corporate discounted fares, senior citizen fares and youth fares, agency discount, industry discount, web fares or bilateral, Star Allicance Round the world fares and circle fares. No discount will be granted for flights between Singapore and Kuala Lumpur and between Singapore and India.


All discounts offered are valid for international travel by eligible passengers on participating carriers only. Accompanying persons shall travel together with the event delegate to and from the event. Eligible passengers shall submit proof of attending the event when making his/her reservation.


As stated above the discount is not applicable for travel to or from Japan. For travel to/from Japan the following participating carriers provide the special offers on their own airline network, as identified below




Published are only due to the Japanese law restriction


Australian Airlines


Business - Class: 20% for C Class and 10% for all other business classes*

Economy - 15% for Y/B class and 10% for all other economy classes*

(*exceptions a per applicable fare rule)


Turkish Airlines


Buisness - 20% for C class and 10% for all other business classes

Economy - 15% for Y/B class and 10% for all other economy classes*

(*exceptions as per applicable fare rule)