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IAG to acquire Air Europa in a new $1.1 billion deal

IAG to acquire Air Europa in a new $1.1 billion deal

International Airlines Group or IAG is the parent of British Airways, Iberia, Aer Lingus, Vueling, and Level. Now, IAG has signed an agreement to purchase Spanish carrier Air Europa. IAG to purchase Air Europa International Airlines Group has announced an agreement to buy Madrid-based airline Air Europa for $1.1 billion. After Iberia and Vueling that […]

Posted on November 4, 2019 by in Iberia, Low Cost Airlines, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Aer Lingus Business Class Review Toronto (YYZ) to Dublin ( DUB) A330 lie-flat

Aer Lingus Business Class Review Toronto (YYZ) to Dublin ( DUB) A330 lie-flat

This was my first time on Aer Lingus and also my first time on their Business Class – I was curious how seats, inflight service, and Wifi would stack up against the competition. Aer Lingus (as a non-aligned carrier especially) has a small footprint in Toronto a major Star Alliance hub. Gladly there were still […]

Posted on November 2, 2019 by in Airline Reviews, Lounge Reviews, Priority Pass Lounges

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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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flyDubai’s new Business Class, Emirates new First Class and B787 orders, LATAM to add Tel Aviv, ThankYou points and Ultimate Rewards add partners and 2,500 bonus MR for Alaska purchases

flyDubai’s new Business Class, Emirates new First Class and B787 orders, LATAM to add Tel Aviv, ThankYou points and Ultimate Rewards add partners and 2,500 bonus MR for Alaska purchases

– flyDubai’s new 737MAX are getting the cool JetBlue Mint seat configuration – yeah! – Emirates has started the Dubai Air show with a bang – showing off their new First Class Suites AND ordering Boeing 787 en mass (instead of the much expected A380 orders) – LATAM is planning to add Tel Aviv as […]

Posted on November 13, 2017 by in ThankYou Points, Travel Deals

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S7 Priority status match for topbonus members, Lufthansa partner award searches online, Aer Lingus A330 runs into runway lights and Virgin Australia jet ingests a bird and a rabbit

S7 Priority status match for topbonus members, Lufthansa partner award searches online, Aer Lingus A330 runs into runway lights and Virgin Australia jet ingests a bird and a rabbit

– S7 Priority is the latest program to offer a status match for topbonus account holders The status match comes with a twist as that you can re-credit any S7 flights that were previously credited to topbonus between Oct 1st 2016 and September 30th 2017 to S7. To activate the status match you will need […]

Posted on October 23, 2017 by in Lufthansa Miles and More

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50,000 AAdvantage cards are back, Avianca courted by bidders, new way around 5/24, 7,000 FinnAir Plus bonus, how is flying TAAG?

50,000 AAdvantage cards are back, Avianca courted by bidders, new way around 5/24, 7,000 FinnAir Plus bonus, how is flying TAAG?

– Citi has upped the sign-up bonus for several AAdvantage cards to 50,000 As per last rules – you are eligible for a new sign-up bonus after 24 months after not having this card. – Avianca is in the lucky position to have three bidders for their minority stake that’s for sale Quoting sources familiar […]

Posted on December 8, 2016 by in AAdvantage

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the worlds most avoidable air disaster?, Double Krisflyer miles, COPA adds second SFO flight, 30,000 GOL Smiles miles for $129, Ethiopian adds Conakry

the worlds most avoidable air disaster?, Double Krisflyer miles, COPA adds second SFO flight, 30,000 GOL Smiles miles for $129, Ethiopian adds Conakry

– more details are emerging from yesterday’s crash in Colombia – there is a whole web of stories about the airline’s backers and it seems the plane was never equipped to fly that far and ran out of fuel – if true this would one of the most avoidable air disasters in recent history – […]

Posted on December 1, 2016 by in Cheap flights

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Gold Circle Club Aer Lingus Sale – Business Class Shannon to New York or Boston costs 50% less points

Gold Circle Club Aer Lingus Sale – Business Class Shannon to New York or Boston costs 50% less points

What’s the deal with Gold Circle Club? The Aer Lingus frequent flyer program Gold Circle Club currently has a limited sale for members – Use 50% less points for selected business class reward flights and upgrades on flights between Shannon and New York or Boston. How do I get the Gold Circle Club deal? Book before May 8th for […]

Posted on April 23, 2015 by in Cheap flights

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