The Star Alliance was founded in 1997 as the world's first airline alliance. The five pyramids in the logo symbolise the five founding airlines: Air Canada, Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines, Thai Airways International and United Airlines. Competitors oneworld and SkyTeam were launched in 1999 and 2000, respectively.
As of 2020, the alliance holds 26 full members from every inhabited continent.
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Earlier stacked logo, used until the early 2000s.
15th anniversary logo, 2012.
20th anniversary logo, 2017.
A Star Alliance Member byline.