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American Airlines and Alaska airlines ending their partnership

American Airlines and Alaska airlines ending their partnership

Starting March 1, 2020, Alaska Airlines and American Airlines are cutting most of their mileage program ties. As part of the new agreement, flyers will no longer be able to use their Alaska Mileage Plan miles for American Airlines flights, nor will they be able to earn Mileage Plan miles on international American Airlines flights. […]

Posted on October 3, 2019 by in AAdvantage, Alaska Airlines, Alaska Mileage Plan, American Airlines

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American Airlines is being sued for operating in expropriated property in Cuba

American Airlines is being sued for operating in expropriated property in Cuba

American Airlines became the first air carrier to be sued for conducting business on properties confiscated by the government in Cuba, despite having obtained authorization from the Barack Obama government to fly to the island. The Lawsuit The lawsuit against American Airlines and the LATAM Airlines Group was filed Wednesday. It was filed Miami federal […]

Posted on September 26, 2019 by in American Airlines, Choice Privileges, Delta Airlines, Frequent Flyer Programs, Fuel surcharges, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Earn 25% Bonus Converting Hotel Points To American Miles

Earn 25% Bonus Converting Hotel Points To American Miles

American Airlines AAdvantage has launched a 25% transfer bonus. The bonus applies when transferring points from hotel loyalty programs over to AAdvantage in from now through October 30, 2019. The new AAdvantage promotion On their website they wrote: Convert your hotel points to AAdvantage® miles now through October 30, 2019, and earn a 25% bonus […]

Posted on September 22, 2019 by in AAdvantage, American Airlines, Travel Deals, Travel News, United Airlines

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American Airlines mechanic arrested over plane sabotage!

American Airlines mechanic arrested over plane sabotage!

On Thursday, September 6th an American Airlines mechanic was arrested, and he’ll have his first appearance in court today. Abdul-Majeed Marouf Ahmed Alani, the mechanic, is charged with “willfully damaging, destroying or disabling an aircraft.” What happened? The mechanic allegedly attempted to disable a navigation system on a plane that was about to carry about […]

Posted on September 6, 2019 by in American Airlines, Travel Deals, Travel News

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American Airlines extended Boeing 737 Max cancellations until December

American Airlines extended Boeing 737 Max cancellations until December

American Airlines is removing the grounded 737 Max from its schedule into December. However, the airline still plans to fly the plane during the busy holiday travel season. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) continues to assess the aircraft following two fatal crashes. “American Airlines remains confident that impending software updates to the Boeing 737 MAX, along […]

Posted on September 2, 2019 by in American Airlines, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Qatar adds free WiFi, 20,000 AAdvantage bonus miles w one flight, Lufthansa gives up on Alitalia, 60,000 Hawaiian miles with one credit card, Ethiopian adds Los Angeles to Togo non-stop!

Qatar adds free WiFi, 20,000 AAdvantage bonus miles w one flight, Lufthansa gives up on Alitalia, 60,000 Hawaiian miles with one credit card, Ethiopian adds Los Angeles to Togo non-stop!

– fantastic news if you have a Qatar flight to the US coming up – the airline is offering free broadband WiFi on many US flight (but not on their 777 yet) Business and leisure travelers on select U.S. routes can now enjoy free unlimited high-speed broadband connectivity throughout their entire flight when they book […]

Posted on November 1, 2018 by in American Airlines, Qatar Airways

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American Express reboots Premier Rewards Gold card, South African now goes to the Maldives, COPA has an award sale, Norwegian has a sale for Primera customers and more expansion plans for hotels in Africa

American Express reboots Premier Rewards Gold card, South African now goes to the Maldives, COPA has an award sale, Norwegian has a sale for Primera customers and more expansion plans for hotels in Africa

– American Express has re-launched the Premier Rewards Gold Card and made the (so far) boring card a little Platinum Card Gold Card Members will now enjoy four times the rewards when dining out or eating in, including: 4X Membership Rewards points at U.S. Restaurants 4X Membership Rewards points at U.S. Supermarkets (on up to […]

Posted on October 4, 2018 by in American Airlines, American Express

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