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Aigle Azur delayed liquidation, thousands of passengers stranded

Aigle Azur delayed liquidation, thousands of passengers stranded

Privately held Aigle Azur was put under bankruptcy protection on September 2nd and eventually had to halt operations. Both Air France and EasyJet have expressed an interest in putting in rescue offers for Aigle Azur. The decision to liquidate Aigle Azur Last week 14 bids were received and one bidder soon withdrew. The Commercial Court […]

Posted on September 17, 2019 by in Award Booking, Travel Deals, Travel News

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A true delight – Qatar Airways Business Class Review A359 Male, Maldives (MLE) to Doha (DOH)

A true delight – Qatar Airways  Business Class Review A359 Male, Maldives (MLE) to Doha (DOH)

Qatar Airways runs a mixed fleet to the Maldives, two A320 (one is parked on the airfield for 10 hours) and two A359. While in Economy the experiences are often comparable in Business Class the A359 provides a huge lie-flat seat while the A320s just of recliner seats. The local airport staff took a solid […]

Posted on July 25, 2019 by in Award Booking, Cash Back Deals, Qatar Airways

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Ethiopian to get another West African hub, Doubletree Nairobi opens, Turkish to add Comoros

Ethiopian to get another West African hub, Doubletree Nairobi opens, Turkish to add Comoros

– Ethiopian Airlines is cornering the West African aviation market and has added Guinea as a domestic and international hub The airline has its main hub in Addis Abeba but added West African hubs in the last 12 months on Abidjan (Ivory Coast) and expanded service form it’s Lome hub (Togo). Which country will be […]

Posted on February 7, 2018 by in Award Booking, Turkish Airlines Review

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$6,000 off $6,000+ in flight bookings with upside.com, Flexperks 25,000+ bonus card, Chase Hyatt $30 off $300

$6,000 off $6,000+ in flight bookings with upside.com, Flexperks 25,000+ bonus card, Chase Hyatt $30 off $300

– despite the low the margins for flight booking upside.com is handing out referral bonuses like candy I got this email today: Refer 10 colleagues to try Upside and get $5,000! That’s on top of the $100 you get for each referral. Terms & conditions below.* Think about it, with $5,000 you could: Buy 10 […]

Posted on February 1, 2018 by in Award Booking, Hyatt

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Avoid Turkish Airlines, Oman Air adds Nairobi, Aeroplan’s amazing award rules, world’s most expensive cities

Avoid Turkish Airlines, Oman Air adds Nairobi, Aeroplan’s amazing award rules, world’s most expensive cities

– Turkish Airlines keeps changing the terms and conditions of the 4x status miles promotion After all the drama, the endless cancellations and rude staff I’d suggest to divest from Turkish Airlines if you can. I for my part have decided to avoid Turkish Airlines as much as I can in the future, despite their […]

Posted on March 21, 2017 by in Award Booking, Travel Deals

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My Favorite Flights and Award Redemptions for 2017

My Favorite Flights and Award Redemptions for 2017

The year of 2017 is already two months old, but the following list is brand new and hopefully inspiring! You can also look back to My Favorite Awards of 2016 – many of which I did redeem miles for last year. Aeroplan Awards to Europe using Turkish Airlines or Swiss in Business Class Turkish Airlines Business […]

Posted on February 28, 2017 by in Award Booking

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How to avoid US Airways baggage fees

How to avoid US Airways baggage fees

Now that US Airways and American Airlines have merged, they have aligned their carry-on rules and checked baggage fees and exemptions. Other baggage rules may be different, however, so you need to check with the flight operator to ensure you have the correct information. With US Airways baggage, you pay for your checked bags when […]

Posted on October 31, 2014 by in Award Booking

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An Introduction to US Airways Premier World MasterCard – Sign-Up Bonus, Reconsideration Numbers, Application Links

An Introduction to US Airways Premier World MasterCard – Sign-Up Bonus, Reconsideration Numbers, Application Links

Application Link US Airways Premier World MasterCard Issued by Barclays USA Sign-Up Bonus 40,000 bonus miles after the first purchase Benefits -First checked bag free on domestic flights -Redeem miles for award travel on US Airways and American Airlines booked through usairways.com or US Airways Reservations -Earn 2 miles for every $1 you spend -Priority […]

Posted on June 15, 2014 by in Award Booking

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