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British pilots lose flight benefits following the strike

British pilots lose flight benefits following the strike

British Airways canceled all of its flights Monday and Tuesday, nearly 1,700, after most of its pilots refused to go to work over a contract dispute. The pilots’ labor union had rejected a proposed 11.5 percent raise over three years. British pilots lose flight benefits British Airways has just cut flight benefits for pilots for […]

Posted on September 11, 2019 by in British Airways (BA), Travel Deals, Travel News

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New World of Hyatt promotion – earn double or triple points

New World of Hyatt promotion – earn double or triple points

World of Hyatt has just announced the details of its latest global promotion, called “Bonus Journeys.” You can get either double points at most Hyatt brands and triple points at Hyatt Place properties beginning with your second qualifying stay during the promotional period. The New World of Hyatt promotion “Hyatt’s award-winning loyalty program, World of […]

Posted on September 10, 2019 by in Hyatt, Travel Deals, Travel News, World of Hyatt

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British Airways pilots two-day strike – Massive flight cancellations

British Airways pilots two-day strike – Massive flight cancellations

British Airways pilots began a two-day strike on Monday, grounding nearly all of its flights and disrupting thousands of passengers in a dispute over how much pay they receive. Tens of thousands of passengers have been told not to go to airports, with the airline canceling some 1,700 flights due to the disruption. British Airways […]

Posted on September 9, 2019 by in British Airways (BA), Travel Deals, Travel News

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WOW Air to return in October

WOW Air to return in October

WOW Air, the Icelandic budget airline that went bankrupt in March, will be back in business in October. The airline’s first scheduled air route will be between Reykjavík and Washington D.C. This was confirmed by Michele Ballarin, the chairman of the American aviation company USAerospace Associates. What happened in March? The Icelandic budget airline went […]

Posted on September 8, 2019 by in Airline Reviews, Travel Deals, Travel News

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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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New Amex bonus – 30% more points on Marriott transfers

New Amex bonus – 30% more points on Marriott transfers

American Express is offering a 30% bonus on transfers of Membership Rewards points to Marriott through October 31. You have to log into Membership Rewards to see the bonus offer. If you need to get more points for your Marriott account so you can make award reservations before the peak and off-peak pricing is introduced […]

Posted on September 5, 2019 by in Checking Accounts/ Bank Bonuses, Marriott Hotels, Travel Deals, Travel News

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