Ultra-low Qatar Airways & Etihad Business Class fares, Turkish cuts frequencies, Ethiopian adds Namibia & easy United MileagePlus 1,000 miles Shopping portal bonus & 34,900 Flexperks points

Posted on August 29, 2016 by in Travel Industry Flight Status

– Qatar has put on the ‘travel festival‘ with fares as low as $1,249 RT from Helsinki to Tokyo

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– Qatar also has some ultra-low fares to Boston from Colombo, Sri Lanka again for just $1,116 RT – search directly on qatarairways.com

– Etihad often has similar fares Business Class i.e. now often from Belgrad to Asia starting from $1,189 RT as well great fares to Australia from Istanbul

– Turkish Airlines is cutting frequencies to almost all destinations following the countries coup and the mounting losses at Turkish Airlines (conspiracy theories anyone), check your upcoming reservations

– Ethiopian Airlines is (finally!) adding service to Windhoek, Namibia and is putting their A350 on the Abuja, Nigeria route

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– the United Mileage Plus Shopping Portal is offering 1,000 bonus miles if you are buying at least $350 through it

– the US Bank Flexperks Credit Card is still offering 34,500 FlexPoints after $2,000 spend (the Olympic Games promotion) until 9/30 – I have two Flexperks earning cards already – if you don’t have one you should really consider this offer