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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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Miles and More extends online booking interface yet again, great Oman Air Business Class sale, great fares to Singapore, Manila, Jakarta and Beijing

Miles and More extends online booking interface yet again, great Oman Air Business Class sale, great fares to Singapore, Manila, Jakarta and Beijing

– Lufthansa Miles & More has now integrated most Star Alliance partners into their online flight booking tool The new interface has been done with German precision and is very fast (though only allows a six day view). Also you will need to have status or at least 7,000 miles in your account to access […]

Posted on December 9, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Travel Deals

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IHG $100 after two stays, EU261 compensation for Gulf carriers, now it is a Virgin Hyperloop One, US-Turkey bookings down 45%, 4 points per dollar on Apple

IHG $100 after two stays, EU261 compensation for Gulf carriers, now it is a Virgin Hyperloop One, US-Turkey bookings down 45%, 4 points per dollar on Apple

– IHG is back with their priceless promotion – $100 after two stays (one stay must be at least two nights) If you stay at more budget friendly IHG chain options the card value will be $50. This promotion ‘stacks’ with other IHG promotions and is usually excellent value. – the pilot for airberlin last […]

Posted on October 19, 2017 by in IHG Rewards Club

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United launches Houston – Sydney, Abu Dhabi Louvre to open in November, Qatar Airways changes aircraft for many US routes, Lufthansa cancels Doha

United launches Houston – Sydney, Abu Dhabi Louvre to open in November, Qatar Airways changes aircraft for many US routes, Lufthansa cancels Doha

– United is suddenly bullish on ultra-long-haul flights – now launching Houston to Sydney on their 787 The new flight will be the only nonstop service to Australia from Houston and offers customers from Houston as well as from hundreds of cities across the U.S. the opportunity to conveniently travel to Sydney. United currently serves […]

Posted on September 7, 2017 by in Qatar Airways, Travel Deals

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Updated Bandung City Guide, 3,000 Miles to test drive an Audi, Air Berlin cancelling flights to Abu Dhabi and beyond, Hong Kong Airlines announces London, San Francisco and New York, Norwegian to run out of cash soon?

Updated Bandung City Guide, 3,000 Miles to test drive an Audi, Air Berlin cancelling flights to Abu Dhabi and beyond, Hong Kong Airlines announces London, San Francisco and New York, Norwegian to run out of cash soon?

– after another visit to Indonesia’s third largest city I have updated my Bandung city guide Bandung is calmer than than the other Indonesian mega-cities of Jakarta and Surabaya with cooler weather. It has a fantastic coffee culture and is an emerging food destination in the archipelago. – Kenya and Oman Air have the Round […]

Posted on September 3, 2017 by in Travel Deals

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$6 fares LAs Vegas to San Jose and more $15 Frontier deals, American considering unbundled fares, Norwegian $89 sales, use Qantas miles on El Al, COPA now uses TSA Pre, Air Berlin to cut long haul network

$6 fares LAs Vegas to San Jose and more $15 Frontier deals, American considering unbundled fares, Norwegian $89 sales, use Qantas miles on El Al, COPA now uses TSA Pre, Air Berlin to cut long haul network

– Frontier is running a $15 sales for many routes and even has $6 fares from Las Vegas to San Jose, CA now I had a great time with Frontier (Review) when I flew a few weeks ago. Do not hesitate – but remember to bring no bags! – American Airlines is considering unbundled ‘Basic […]

Posted on August 29, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Travel Deals

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WOW – many $225 trans-atlantic Round Trips with Norwegian, Cebu cuts back Middle East routes, Delta improves upgrades, American now has fine dining, Copa, Turkish and Singapore join TSA Pre

WOW – many $225 trans-atlantic Round Trips with Norwegian, Cebu cuts back Middle East routes, Delta improves upgrades, American now has fine dining, Copa, Turkish and Singapore join TSA Pre

– Norwegian has once again opened the floodgates for their new transatlantic, single aisle planes – many routes are now available for ~$225 Round Trip – Cebu Pacific, in a surprising move, has announced plans to suspend routes to Kuwait, Abu Dhabi and Riyadh – Delta has improved the upgrade process for many elite flyers […]

Posted on May 25, 2017 by in Norwegian, Travel Deals

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