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65,000 Southwest Rapid Rewards Priority card, Oman Air’s cool new lounges, Uganda and Nigeria to get new airlines?, Air Asia loves A330neos, Garuda 50% off award sales, Vietjet just ordered 100 planes

65,000 Southwest Rapid Rewards Priority card, Oman Air’s cool new lounges, Uganda and Nigeria to get new airlines?, Air Asia loves A330neos, Garuda 50% off award sales, Vietjet just ordered 100 planes

– the new Rapid Rewards Priority Card from Chase comes with a 65,000 sign up bonus (after a massive $16,00 spend) and $149 annual fee but also $75 in credit towards any Southwest purchase – Cathay Pacific Business Class award space is now back to normal and their newly launched route to Seattle (with an […]

Posted on July 19, 2018 by in AirAsia

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Thai AirAsia Review Bangkok (DMK) to Saigon (SGN) and The Coral Executive Lounge, DMK, Review

Thai AirAsia Review Bangkok (DMK) to Saigon (SGN) and The Coral Executive Lounge, DMK, Review

AirAsia has been busy building its second biggest base after Kuala Lumpur with its Thai affiliate at Don Mueang, the old Bangkok Airport. From a small number of flights – originally just domestic Thai flights and connecting to the other AirAsia bases – business has been growing quickly. The number of destinations from Bangkok now competes […]

Posted on December 14, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Travel Deals

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BA all systems down, what’s behind fly.com, $40 off $80 at booking.com, Delta adds (NO?) fuel surcharges for Virgin Atlantic, Air Asia goes to Cambodia

BA all systems down, what’s behind fly.com, $40 off $80 at booking.com, Delta adds (NO?) fuel surcharges for Virgin Atlantic, Air Asia goes to Cambodia

– British Airways was ‘all systems down’ on Saturday and has slowly recovered since then Such a massive IT outage is a nightmare scenario but BA unions have fueled the fire with a direct blame for IT outsourcing. I find it hard to believe that a power outage in the Central London server rooms can […]

Posted on May 30, 2017 by in American Airlines

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Alitalia Chapter 11, Air Asia 2016 results, Tony Fernandes’ vision for aviation, Southwest 10% off, cheap places for digital nomads, travel warnings for Gondar, time travel possible and Nigeria’s ailing airlines

Alitalia Chapter 11, Air Asia 2016 results, Tony Fernandes’ vision for aviation, Southwest 10% off, cheap places for digital nomads, travel warnings for Gondar, time travel possible and Nigeria’s ailing airlines

– Alitalia has now entered Chapter 11 bankruptcy There is still a chance the airline will survive but it’s not good. If you have Alitalia MilleMiglia points (like me) in your account balance – I would start find a redemption soon. – Air Asia had a solid 2016 and reports good numbers in their core […]

Posted on May 2, 2017 by in Airline Reviews

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5,000 miles per Hertz rental, $50 off Hilton Aruba, AirAsia adding A350, WOW air adding A330neo

5,000 miles per Hertz rental, $50 off Hilton Aruba, AirAsia adding A350, WOW air adding A330neo

– SAS Eurobonus and Hertz have a great offer to earn 5,000 miles per rental (just one day minimum) Eurobonus has a good award chart in many regions where redemptions are often expensive with other Star Alliance programs. Now ‘the race’ is on for finding the cheapest places to rent – Panama and the Azores […]

Posted on April 5, 2017 by in Lufthansa Miles and More, Travel Deals

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Viet Jet 22 cents tickets, Air Asia launches Honolulu, Arik Air folds, Ghana gets an airline?, Air France launches Maldives

Viet Jet 22 cents tickets, Air Asia launches Honolulu, Arik Air folds, Ghana gets an airline?, Air France launches Maldives

– Viet Jet is back with 22 cents tickets for domestic flights between March 1 to December 31 – AirAsia will now start Honolulu service on Jun 28, 2017 AirAsia has formally announced it will begin flights to the United States later this summer. The AirAsia (AK, Kuala Lumpur Int’l) longhaul unit said in a […]

Posted on February 10, 2017 by in Travel Deals

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