Following the news and updates around the COVID-19 pandemic, many airlines were forced to suspend or reduce their daily operations. In order to drive up interest in travel again, some of the biggest airlines and hotel chains have been putting out interesting promotions and sales for their customers.Colombian based carrier, Avianca, just announced one of their most lucrative miles sales we have seen so far.
Avianca LifeMiles Buy Miles 150% Bonus
Avianca, a Colombian based carrier just announced a new buy miles promotion that will be available for a limited time only. During this promotion, LifeMiles members will be able to buy miles with a 150% bonus. This is one of the lowest prices that we have seen Avianca LifeMiles sell its miles throughout the years, and if you are a member this promotion will earn you some extra miles. Miles must be purchased in multiples of 1,000. Also, members can buy a minimum of 1,000 miles per transaction. Keep in mind that in order to buy miles with the bonus you should purchase them before February 25, 2021.
LifeMiles members can purchase 200,000 miles yearly, before the bonus, and the price of a mile under this offer is 1.32 cents, and you could buy 530,000 LifeMiles for $6,600, which is the maximum amount during this promotion. You can register for the promotion here
Avianca Filed For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy in May
Avianca is the world’s second-oldest airline after KLM and the second-largest carrier in Latin America. They announced back in May that the carrier filed for Chapter 11 of the bankruptcy code. However, LifeMiles is a separate company and will not fall under Chapter 11 of the bankruptcy code. Avianca plans to continue honoring the LifeMiles loyalty program. They also extended its frequent flyers’ Elite status through January 2022. All members can continue to earn miles on Avianca flights as well as redeem LifeMiles for Avianca tickets as they usually would. In addition to Avianca, members are able to earn and redeem miles with Star Alliance airlines and other airline partners such as AeroMexico and Iberia, as well as at participating hotels, rental car agencies, and other partners.