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Capital One New Transfer Bonus to Flying Blue

Capital One New Transfer Bonus to Flying Blue

Capital One started its transfer bonus program in March, so it is less than a year old. Still, they are coming out with some nice promotions. Capital One is offering a bonus when you transfer miles to Flying Blue, the joint airline loyalty program of Air France and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. This offer will […]

Posted on November 3, 2019 by in Air France/KLM Flying Blue, Capital One, Destinations & Inspiration, Travel Deals, Travel News

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New Flying Blue November Promo Rewards

New Flying Blue November Promo Rewards

Flying Blue has just announced their November Promo Awards. The discount is 20% to 50% off on the usual number of miles required. If you stacked up some Flying Blue miles, this is the perfect time to use them! November Flying Blue discounts Flying Blue just announced its November discounts! The promotion is valid for […]

Posted on November 1, 2019 by in Air France, Air France/KLM Flying Blue, Cheap flights, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Air France introduces new changes to First Class awards

Air France introduces new changes to First Class awards

Air France’s La Première First Class was considered one of the best programs for earning awards. Now, they have introduced some changes to the award system. The new Air France Changes Air France doesn’t release the First Class award space to partner airlines. Only Flying Blue elite members, silver, gold and platinum can book La […]

Posted on October 9, 2019 by in Air France, Air France/KLM Flying Blue, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Aigle Azur delayed liquidation, thousands of passengers stranded

Aigle Azur delayed liquidation, thousands of passengers stranded

Privately held Aigle Azur was put under bankruptcy protection on September 2nd and eventually had to halt operations. Both Air France and EasyJet have expressed an interest in putting in rescue offers for Aigle Azur. The decision to liquidate Aigle Azur Last week 14 bids were received and one bidder soon withdrew. The Commercial Court […]

Posted on September 17, 2019 by in Award Booking, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Five more airlines joined the TSA PreCheck program!

Five more airlines joined the TSA PreCheck program!

The Transportation Security Administration has added five new airlines to the PreCheck expedited screening program. PreCheck passengers flying with Austrian Airlines, Swoop, Philippine Airline, VivaAerobus, and Interjet will now be able to move through the airport without removing their shoes or taking out their laptops. What is the PreCheck program? The TSA’s PreCheck program allows […]

Posted on August 17, 2019 by in Immigration & Airport Security

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Air France now has a secondary marketplace for airfare tickets, will WOW air survive the winter?

Air France now has a secondary marketplace for airfare tickets, will WOW air survive the winter?

– I have been mentioning a ‘reseller marketplace for non-refundable airline tickets’ to airlines for some time and now Air France has taken the plunge on this The value proposition is clear – customers will more likely buy a ticket if they can get (some) money back if they decide to resell a ticket. Sometimes […]

Posted on October 24, 2018 by in Air France, Air France/KLM Flying Blue

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awesome AMEX spend bonuses, Copa Business Class goes lie-flat, Hawaiian launches Boston flights, will there be a new European LCC?, cheaper Singapore Airlines Business Class awards, Flying Blue now books Air Tahiti Nui

awesome AMEX spend bonuses, Copa Business Class goes lie-flat, Hawaiian launches Boston flights, will there be a new European LCC?, cheaper Singapore Airlines Business Class awards, Flying Blue now books Air Tahiti Nui

– American Express is sending put spend bonus offers for their Gold cards (Personal and Business) My offer is for 20,000 bonus Membership Rewards Points after $5k spend and another 10,000 bonus points after another $5k spend. I think this is a great offer. – Copa airline sis finally introducing a competitive lie-flat Business Class […]

Posted on September 19, 2018 by in American Express, American Express Membership Rewards

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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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