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Norwegian already selling planes?, Chase British Airways now 100,000 bonus Avios plus $200 statement credit, Uber launches Driver rewards program

Norwegian already selling planes?, Chase British Airways now 100,000 bonus Avios plus $200 statement credit, Uber launches Driver rewards program

– is this a new strategy for many airlines – order new aircraft in bulk and then sell most off them (ideally making a profit)? – Norwegian just sold five brand new A320neo this way – Chase has a new offer for the British Airways Visa card that now comes with $200 statement credit (it […]

Posted on November 3, 2018 by in British Airways (BA), Norwegian, Travel Deals

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Kansai airport re-opens, Norwegian back to reality?, Gulf Air, airBaltic, LOT and IndiGo with ambitious flight plans

Kansai airport re-opens, Norwegian back to reality?, Gulf Air, airBaltic, LOT and IndiGo with ambitious flight plans

– battered Osaka’s Kansai airport has partially re-opened with transport links still mostly cut and just one Terminal operational – I actually thought they will make that work – but now Norwegian is dropping their (still relatively new) Singapore route Norwegians fleet plans seem a bit more in touch with reality lately: Norwegian is also […]

Posted on September 11, 2018 by in Norwegian

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Norwegian launches domestic flights in Argentina, Radisson Rewards 2,500 Aeroplan miles per stay

Norwegian launches domestic flights in Argentina, Radisson Rewards 2,500 Aeroplan miles per stay

– you can now book domestic flights in Argentina on norwegian.com! The airline is servicing six destinations – Mendoza, Cordoba, Bariloche, Iguazu, Neuquen, Salta from on October 2018. Expect one-ways to price out at less than $50 – that’s often just a fraction of the competition. Argentina is quickly changing from a high cost, low […]

Posted on September 6, 2018 by in Norwegian

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Primera starting Berlin base, Hong Kong Airlines & Air Mauritius improve Business Class, Osaka Airport flooded badly, Royal Air Maroc Business Class deals

Primera starting Berlin base, Hong Kong Airlines & Air Mauritius improve Business Class, Osaka Airport flooded badly, Royal Air Maroc Business Class deals

– I always wondered why Norwegian left the German market to Eurowings and never attempted to start flights from Europe’s biggest economy to the US One reason may have been the high departure taxes (but that is true for the UK too) but now Primera is eating their lunch and adding flights on their narrow-body […]

Posted on September 4, 2018 by in Norwegian

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Lufthansa to buy Norwegian?, India’s Vistara to add international destinations, Air Belgium planning US flights, new sleeping facilities at Abu Dhabi airport

Lufthansa to buy Norwegian?, India’s Vistara to add international destinations, Air Belgium planning US flights, new sleeping facilities at Abu Dhabi airport

– Lufthansa is considering a bid for Norwegian as the cash crunch gets worse for the airline Norwegian posted a NOK2.2 billion ($269 million) operating loss in the first quarter equivalent to a minus 31% operating margin. The growing losses come as the airline expanded capacity by 36% in the same period, mainly on its […]

Posted on June 20, 2018 by in Norwegian

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20% off hotels.com?!, Norwegian actually about to launch domestic Argentina operations, United gets some old planes (that’s news)

20% off hotels.com?!, Norwegian actually about to launch domestic Argentina operations, United gets some old planes (that’s news)

– hotels.com and Capital One have launched at 20% off deal if you pay with a Capital One Venture card This sounds like a good deal but in reality you can get this already (if not more) for many hotels. You can just apply coupon TAKE10FEB18 for 10% off many hotels at hotels.com. Orbitz offers […]

Posted on January 30, 2018 by in Norwegian, Travel Deals

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IHG destroys Best Rate Guarantee, SPG’s great new status challenge, Norwegian overflight rights, Kenya Airways schedules New York flights

IHG destroys Best Rate Guarantee, SPG’s great new status challenge, Norwegian overflight rights, Kenya Airways schedules New York flights

– IHG has been changing the Best Rate Guarantee and instead of a free night you can now earn 5x the points When you book directly with us, we promise you’ll always get the lowest price online. If you find a better price somewhere else, we’ll match it and give you five times the IHG® […]

Posted on January 10, 2018 by in Norwegian, Travel Deals

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Etihad’s Swiss’ affiliate declares bankruptcy, Singapore Airliens changes fare classes and fees, Ryanair caves in to unions, Norwegian taking over the world Part XIV

Etihad’s Swiss’ affiliate declares bankruptcy, Singapore Airliens changes fare classes and fees, Ryanair caves in to unions, Norwegian taking over the world Part XIV

– Etihad’s disastrous string of failed equity investments keeps growing – this time it is Darwin Regional Airline in Switzerland that is declaring bankruptcy – Singapore Airlines is changing fare structures I wouldn’t worry too much about them. More worryingly is that they are the increasing the award (change) fees. Some fees go up quite […]

Posted on December 15, 2017 by in Norwegian, Travel Deals

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