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Qatar appeases US airlines, Virgin now uses airberlin A330s, Citi 50,000 AA card, how much did Niki Lauda really pay?, easyjet on a roll in Berlin

Qatar appeases US airlines, Virgin now uses airberlin A330s, Citi 50,000 AA card, how much did Niki Lauda really pay?, easyjet on a roll in Berlin

– Qatar has successfully appeased the major US Airlines consortium All they had to do was to promise to have audited statements in a few years from now. The Qatari owners seem to be contend with wrapping up investments over the next two years anyways and will require the airline to make money. Qatar is […]

Posted on January 31, 2018 by in Qatar Airways, Travel Deals

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Ethiopian secures yet another African hub, Niki Lauda does it again, Frontier, Spirit and United’s growing capacity

Ethiopian secures yet another African hub, Niki Lauda does it again, Frontier, Spirit and United’s growing capacity

– Ethiopian Airline has formally announced flights from Abidjan, Ivory Coast to the USA (New York, Washington D.C.) this week We sent Premium Subscribers a smoking deal at $318 last week (that was bookable for about 24 hours) when this route launched in the GDS. Ethiopian has started a similar arrangement with Lome, Togo which […]

Posted on January 23, 2018 by in Airline Reviews

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Redeem airberlin topbonus miles on Etihad flights again (but only in Economy and more restrictions)

Redeem airberlin topbonus miles on Etihad flights again (but only in Economy and more restrictions)

– airberlin topbonus is back with flight redemptions – this time on Etihad Airways only in Economy Class Redeem your miles and fly with Etihad Airways from Dusseldorf, Frankfurt and Munich or Zurich and Geneva to heavenly travel destinations in the Middle East, Africa, Asia or Australia. Benefit now from the reduced mile offers: For […]

Posted on October 19, 2017 by in 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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Wow $1 car rentals, don’t use Air China in an award ticket, easyjet to start German domestic service

Wow $1 car rentals, don’t use Air China in an award ticket, easyjet to start German domestic service

– Orbitz has some amazingly cheap car rental in Costa Rica with most major car rental companies (Hertz, Budget and more) on offer right now Now many rental locations often make most of their money from pushing insurance and potentially false damage claims on you – but it’s that cheap? If you are headed down […]

Posted on October 6, 2017 by in Air China, Travel Deals

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Lufthansa starts long-haul routes from Berlin and Dusseldorf, Delta to allow free text messaging, Ryanair retreats from Alitalia and network growth

Lufthansa starts long-haul routes from Berlin and Dusseldorf, Delta to allow free text messaging, Ryanair retreats from Alitalia and network growth

– Singapore Airlines Krisflyer has been adding the option to earn when taking Alaska Airlines flights – Lufthansa got the airberlin long-haul routes without even paying a cent Lufthansa plans to launch 5X-weekly Berlin Tegel-New York JFK Airbus A330-300 service; this will be the first time since 2001 the German airline has based long-haul aircraft […]

Posted on September 27, 2017 by in Cheap flights, Travel Deals

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yet another Qatar sale, KLM/ Joon plan Fortaleza hub, Eurowings blowing up, airberlin to stop long haul flights by Oct 15th, Intercontinental Hanoi opens

yet another Qatar sale, KLM/ Joon plan Fortaleza hub, Eurowings blowing up, airberlin to stop long haul flights by Oct 15th, Intercontinental Hanoi opens

– Qatar has yet another sales from Europe to Asia, Australia at $1,386 RT in Business Class – newly launched Joon and KLM are trying to interconnect with Brazilian LCC GOL at Fortaleza airport This is a great strategy. Fortaleza is in a perfect geographical location – it is closer to Africa than Sao Paulo […]

Posted on September 26, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Travel Deals

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Lufthansa snapping up airberlin assets for $240 million, Doha – Singapore $899 in Biz, Kuala Lumpur – Delhi for $312 Business, Canada to Hawaii for $1,100, Marriott bonus points in Hawaii

Lufthansa snapping up airberlin assets for $240 million, Doha – Singapore $899 in Biz, Kuala Lumpur – Delhi for $312 Business, Canada to Hawaii for $1,100, Marriott bonus points in Hawaii

– Who would have never guessed – Lufthansa is getting most the airberlin assets it wants for just $240 million – that’s a small sum for the mighty Lufthansa conglomerate (which includes Swiss, Austrian, Brussels, Eurowings, Condor) and ownership in a number more European airlines. – Sri Lankan has great offers to South East Asia […]

Posted on September 24, 2017 by in Airline Reviews

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Cape Verde goes visa free, Turkish buying 787’s, will Lufthansa snap up most of airberlin?

Cape Verde goes visa free, Turkish buying 787’s, will Lufthansa snap up most of airberlin?

– Cape Verde is going visa free for most European passports – the visa fee is just $27 anyways (incl. American passports) The group of islands have yet to capitalize on its location between Europe, Africa and South America. While a stronghold of peace and relative prosperity it suffers from high transportation costs. I still […]

Posted on September 22, 2017 by in Cheap Visas

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