Qatar $1,080 to Ho Chi Minh, Vule Airways launch plans, 100,000 bonus with a Chase Ink Preferred, 10,000 Hilton points per authorized user, Ethiopian upgrading the 767 fleet

Posted on August 14, 2017 by in Travel Industry Flight Status

– great Qatar fares from Moscow to Saigon again (there most competitive route for some reason) at $1,080 RT in Business Class (HT Flyertalk)

Vule Airways headquartered at Entebbe airport has announced launch plans with 12 destinations in Africa in Europe – let’s hope it happens and the super high fees at Entebbe airport will come down as well

– Reddit users have found some great offers when applying for a Chase Ink Business Preferred with 100,000 bonus points

– American Express is sending out offers to Hilton Surpass card holders to add authorized users and earn 10,000 points per added user (HT Reddit)

While the email is targeted initially it seems to work for everyone.

– Ethiopian is upgrading their 767 – a badly needed upgrade for the ageing jets

The carrier has six 767-300ERs, which it uses on Indian, Middle Eastern and African routes.

The aircraft have been fitted with new flat-bed seats in a 2-2-2 configuration in its Cloud Nine business cabin, high-resolution 17-inch screens and in-seat power outlets, together with improved lighting.

Passengers in the main cabin will have new seats and multiple channels of inflight audio and video entertainment accessible with their personal electronic devices.