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AirTran flight status since the Southwest merger. Plus news of Lyft now partnering with Southwest to/from Dallas Love Field.

AirTran flight status since the Southwest merger. Plus news of Lyft now partnering with Southwest to/from Dallas Love Field.

What’s the scoop with the AirTran flight status? You can now no longer check an AirTran flight status online – since the airline merged with Southwest earlier this year, AirTran is simply no more. The AirTran website airtran.com is now diverted to the Southwest Airlines website and FlightAware can’t find you any AirTran flights to track, […]

Posted on June 2, 2015 by in Southwest Rapid Rewards

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What’s the best loyalty program?

What’s the best loyalty program?

What is the best loyalty program? For MightyTravels readers, AAdvantage, Alaska Airlines and United Mileage Plus will come to mind. Here's what US News thinks: JetBlue TrueBlue Southwest Rapid Rewards Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Southwest and JetBlue offer some of the least rewarding loyalty programs in the industry and still get top marks in the […]

Posted on August 19, 2014 by in Travel Deals

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Airtran Business Class Review San Francisco, CA (SFO) – Atlanta (ATL) – Punta Cana (PUJ)

Airtran Business Class Review San Francisco, CA (SFO) – Atlanta (ATL) – Punta Cana (PUJ)

I had booked my AirTran flights using 19,200 Southwest Rapid Rewards points. Since most airlines charge 17,500 miles to the Caribbean, I realized flying business class for almost the same mileage (and the rather fixed value Rapid Rewards Points) was a great deal. AirTran does not make big promises about its Business Class but I […]

Posted on August 12, 2014 by in Airline Reviews

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Review The Lounge Club Atlanta Airport

Review The Lounge Club Atlanta Airport

Did you know that you can access 700+ lounges worldwide with prioritypass.com? Since AirTran does not include any lounge offerings in its business class, I had to find my way to a (quel horreur!) Priority Pass lounge in Atlanta. The Lounge Club is accessible in the International Terminal to Priority Pass holders. It seems brand […]

Posted on August 10, 2014 by in Airline Reviews

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An Introduction to the Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards® Premier Credit Card – Sign-Up Bonus, Reconsideration Numbers & Application Links

An Introduction to the Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards® Premier Credit Card  – Sign-Up Bonus, Reconsideration Numbers & Application Links

Application Link Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards® Premier Credit Card Issued by Chase USA Sign-Up Bonus 50,000 bonus points Benefits -Earn 2 points for every $1 you spend on Southwest Airlines® and AirTran® Airways purchases made directly with the airlines. Also, 2 points per $1 you spend on Southwest Rapid Rewards Hotel and Car Rental Partner […]

Posted on June 29, 2014 by in Southwest Rapid Rewards

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Southwest and Airtran 72 hours sale

Southwest and Airtran 72 hours sale

This is likely to be the biggest Southwest + Airtran sales during 2013 summer. The cliche is that this sale is actually for fall season from August 26 – December 18, 2013 Link to Southwest sale And Link to Airtran sale – $49.00 one way for flights 0-500 miles in distance – $99.00 one way […]

Posted on June 12, 2013 by in Travel Deals

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