Newsroom April 5th – Virgin America sold, Accor and Club Carlson promos, free Alaska award changes for Emirates

Posted on April 4, 2016 by in Best use of Alaska Mileage Plan miles, Travel Industry Flight Status


1,500 Miles&More for every qualifying AccorHotels stay and up to 10% off through the end of May – there are a few Accor Hotels in Indonesia that sell for $20 or less – not a horrible deal.

– still running – Club Carlson Mega Points promo – 10,000 bonus Gold points per completed stay through December 31st, 2016 at Radisson Blu or Radisson hotels in the US, Canada or Latin America:

– Alaska and Virgin America finalize deal for 2.6b takeover, Alaska is paying more than full price just before the onslaught of the next recession but can’t afford to give an Emirates award chart notice – this is more than odd

– Alaska allows for a free on-time change for existing award tickets (just call)