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Air Seychelles struggling, Barclays to launch Premier Card?, China Eastern rakes in the profits, easy free nights with Marriott Rewards?

Air Seychelles struggling, Barclays to launch Premier Card?, China Eastern rakes in the profits, easy free nights with Marriott Rewards?

– I find an amazing how badly the Etihad investment companies are managed – it’s almost negligent Air Berlin went bankrupt in 2017, Alitalia is struggling every day and now Air Seychelles is announcing cutbacks and layoffs. Isn’t there a single, capable entrepreneur left? – Barclays (rebranded from Barclayscard) is working on a new Premium […]

Posted on March 30, 2018 by in Best Rate Guarantee

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Alaska Mileage Plan to add Aer Lingus?, Executive Club to go revenue based, new IHG cards coming, simple ask AMEX for the best credit card offer, 80,000 points for switching health insurance

Alaska Mileage Plan to add Aer Lingus?, Executive Club to go revenue based, new IHG cards coming, simple ask AMEX for the best credit card offer, 80,000 points for switching health insurance

– Aer Lingus is BA’s newest expansion vehicle to the US and the IAG company is planning a new route to Seattle from Dublin and a partnership (incl. a frequent flyer partnership) with Alaska Airlines – rumors are abound that British Airways Executive Club is following Flying Blue and Miles & More to use revenue […]

Posted on March 26, 2018 by in Best Rate Guarantee

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All the secrets of the Orbitz Best Rate Guarantee Claim (BRG) for hotels

All the secrets of the Orbitz Best Rate Guarantee Claim (BRG) for hotels

The Orbitz Best Rate Guarantee (BRG) has been going through a number of changes for the last few years (triggered in part by the Expedia takeover). It is now the most accessible Best Rate Guarantee program for hotels ahead of Expedia which was my favorite before. Expedia has made it harder to get approved and […]

Posted on September 22, 2017 by in Best Rate Guarantee, Orbitz Coupons & Deals, Travel Agent Rate

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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

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

– 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 […]

Posted on August 14, 2017 by in Best Rate Guarantee

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Honolulu to Caribbean for $1,128 RT in Business Class, cheaper access to the Escape lounge at Oakland Airport

Honolulu to Caribbean for $1,128 RT in Business Class, cheaper access to the Escape lounge at Oakland Airport

– Delta (and American for slightly more) have flights from Honolulu to Nassau and Havana for $1,128 Round Trip in Business Class, this also works in the other direction – Groupon has a deal for discounted access to the Escape lounge at Oakland airport for $29 American Express Platinum card holders have that access included […]

Posted on August 4, 2017 by in Best Rate Guarantee

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Oman Air deals Asia, Traveloka gets $400 million, Qatar bullish on Colombo, Etihad plans Baku service and looses a staggering $1.89 billion

Oman Air deals Asia, Traveloka gets $400 million, Qatar bullish on Colombo, Etihad plans Baku service and looses a staggering $1.89 billion

– Oman Air has Business Class fares from Zurich to Manila for $1,700 Round Trip – most of these fares work one-way for about half price too – Indonesian OTA Traveloka rakes in $400 million investments from Expedia and others – Qatar is boosting service to Colombo, Sri Lanka with a fourth daily service (Sri […]

Posted on July 27, 2017 by in Best Rate Guarantee

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Primera Air to launch trans-atlantic service, Hyatt changes BRG to $50 payout, China Airlines regional Business Class, Emirates and Air Seychelles in near miss, Norwegian adds Denver

Primera Air to launch trans-atlantic service, Hyatt changes BRG to $50 payout, China Airlines regional Business Class, Emirates and Air Seychelles in near miss, Norwegian adds Denver

– Primera Air is the latest trans-atlantic low cost airline offering $99 one-way flights in a space that is increasingly crowded with Norwegian, Level, WOW air, Joos (Air France), Eurowings and Condor. Primera started as JetX and has been run as a charter airline that sold some of the inventory as low cost tickets. Service […]

Posted on July 21, 2017 by in Best Rate Guarantee

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We’ve relaunched Mighty Fares and Mighty Rates and now you can save even more!

We’ve relaunched Mighty Fares and Mighty Rates and now you can save even more!

Mighty Fares and Mighty Rates For a while now, we’ve been publishing cheap hotel stays on our sister site Mighty Rates and bargain economy and business class flights on our sister site Mighty Fares. Both of these sites have consistently featured fantastic hotel rates and airfares and we have already saved many of our readers a bundle. Now you […]

Posted on July 18, 2017 by in Best Rate Guarantee, Cheap flights, Mighty Travels Premium

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Airbus introduces A380plus, AerCap goes mad with 787-9, the amazing story of Norwegian, another major turbulence case, 25,000 miles with AirBnB, LTE speeds for plane WiFI soon?

Airbus introduces A380plus, AerCap goes mad with 787-9, the amazing story of Norwegian, another major turbulence case, 25,000 miles with AirBnB, LTE speeds for plane WiFI soon?

– Airbus wants to make the A380 sexy again and introduces an A380plus variant While I love flying in an A380 I don’t think the program will survive. – AerCap is super bullish on the new 787-9s and just ordered 30 of them – a big commitment even for the world biggest aircraft leasing company […]

Posted on June 20, 2017 by in Best Rate Guarantee

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