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Somon Air coming to the US?, Alitalia launches Nairobi and Johannesburg, AMEX Centurion lounge in London, Hyatt double points, Skyteam lounge Vancouver

Somon Air coming to the US?, Alitalia launches Nairobi and Johannesburg, AMEX Centurion lounge in London, Hyatt double points, Skyteam lounge Vancouver

– crazy – tiny Somon Air, which is headquartered in sleepy Dushanbe, Tajikistan has just ordered a 787 (yes just one) and is planning flights to the US! – Italians are the master of the game of waiting it out! We all thought Alitalia will not see the light of 2018 – but the airline […]

Posted on November 16, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Travel Deals

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Singapore Airlines is back on United.com, Hyatt Regency Algiers Airport to open, Qatar’s big plans for Meridiana

Singapore Airlines is back on United.com, Hyatt Regency Algiers Airport to open, Qatar’s big plans for Meridiana

– united.com once again shows award space on Singapore Airlines after a long hiatus I wish Ethiopian Airlines will come back too – for Ethiopian Airlines flights you still have to call. – Hyatt is having a solid pipeline for new hotels in Africa with half a dozen deals closed – the next one to […]

Posted on October 4, 2017 by in Qatar Airways, World of Hyatt

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Is the Starwood Hotels airline employee discount worth having?

Is the Starwood Hotels airline employee discount worth having?

What is the Starwood Hotels airline employee discount? Starwood Hotels & Resorts offers airline associates discounted rates for personal leisure travel at participating properties all over the world. The eligible airlines include: Air France Alitalia American Airlines British Airways Delta Emirates Etihad Iberia KLM Lufthansa Qatar Airways Saudi Arabian Airlines United Airlines If you are […]

Posted on September 30, 2017 by in 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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Easy Southwest Companion Pass, easy 50,000 AAdvantage miles, Norwegian to start Rome – US flights, more cheap international roaming, Ryanair connection agreements, WoW Air 30% off and Waze expands carpooling

Easy Southwest Companion Pass, easy 50,000 AAdvantage miles, Norwegian to start Rome – US flights, more cheap international roaming, Ryanair connection agreements, WoW Air 30% off and Waze expands carpooling

– Barclays has improved the offer for the Aviator card to 50,000 AAdvantage miles This was an excellent offer before as the card comes with no minimum spend (but a non-waived $95 fee) – now it is even better! – Chase now offers two Southwest credit cards with a 60,000 bonus points – the 60,000 […]

Posted on May 31, 2017 by in AAdvantage

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Great Business Class fares from Dublin to the US, United.com eliminates Ethiopian Airlines, African Union passports, Hainan Airlines buying Alitalia?, Finnair and Alaska start frequent flyer partnership, Air Namibia gets DOT approval, what is the UN health agency up to?

Great Business Class fares from Dublin to the US, United.com eliminates Ethiopian Airlines, African Union passports, Hainan Airlines buying Alitalia?, Finnair and Alaska start frequent flyer partnership, Air Namibia gets DOT approval, what is the UN health agency up to?

– there are again great Business Class fares from Dublin to most major US airports starting at $1,345 RT – including San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York, Honololu and more – United.com has once again (that seems to be a summerly phenomenon) eliminated Ethiopian Airlines from the award search engine This occurs regularly and the […]

Posted on May 22, 2017 by in Hainan Airlines, Travel Deals

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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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