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The US to impose tariffs on Airbus

The US to impose tariffs on Airbus

The Trump administration plans to impose tariffs on $7.5 billion worth of European imports, from Gouda cheese to single-malt whiskey to large aircraft, beginning October 18. What happened? Donald Trump’s administration is moving to impose 25 percent tariffs on a wide range of imports from the EU this month. This will including cheese, olives, business […]

Posted on October 4, 2019 by in China Airlines Review, Choice Privileges, Japan Airlines, Ryanair, Travel Deals, Travel News

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American Airlines and Alaska airlines ending their partnership

American Airlines and Alaska airlines ending their partnership

Starting March 1, 2020, Alaska Airlines and American Airlines are cutting most of their mileage program ties. As part of the new agreement, flyers will no longer be able to use their Alaska Mileage Plan miles for American Airlines flights, nor will they be able to earn Mileage Plan miles on international American Airlines flights. […]

Posted on October 3, 2019 by in AAdvantage, Alaska Airlines, Alaska Mileage Plan, American Airlines

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American Express updates Delta SkyMiles cards with limited-time welcome offers and new benefits

American Express updates Delta SkyMiles cards with limited-time welcome offers and new benefits

Starting January 30, 2020, Delta SkyMiles American Express Cards will have benefits that offer more ways to earn miles and feature new travel benefits. In the meantime, there are new limited-time welcome offers available from October 1 to October 30, 2019. Applicants who apply and are approved during this time can take advantage of the […]

Posted on September 30, 2019 by in Aegean Airlines, Aeromexico, American Express, Delta Airlines, Delta Skymiles, Travel Deals

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Delta is planning to buy a 20% stake in Latin America’s largest airline

Delta is planning to buy a 20% stake in Latin America’s largest airline

Delta Air Lines on Thursday announced a deal to buy a 20% stake in LATAM Airlines Group for $1.9 billion. The proposed partnership with LATAM Airlines represents Delta Air Lines’s largest investment in a foreign carrier and is a competitive strike against American Airlines in Latin America. The Delta deal In recent years, Delta has […]

Posted on September 29, 2019 by in Air France/KLM Flying Blue, Delta Airlines, Travel News

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American Airlines is being sued for operating in expropriated property in Cuba

American Airlines is being sued for operating in expropriated property in Cuba

American Airlines became the first air carrier to be sued for conducting business on properties confiscated by the government in Cuba, despite having obtained authorization from the Barack Obama government to fly to the island. The Lawsuit The lawsuit against American Airlines and the LATAM Airlines Group was filed Wednesday. It was filed Miami federal […]

Posted on September 26, 2019 by in American Airlines, Choice Privileges, Delta Airlines, Frequent Flyer Programs, Fuel surcharges, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Earn 25% Bonus Converting Hotel Points To American Miles

Earn 25% Bonus Converting Hotel Points To American Miles

American Airlines AAdvantage has launched a 25% transfer bonus. The bonus applies when transferring points from hotel loyalty programs over to AAdvantage in from now through October 30, 2019. The new AAdvantage promotion On their website they wrote: Convert your hotel points to AAdvantage® miles now through October 30, 2019, and earn a 25% bonus […]

Posted on September 22, 2019 by in AAdvantage, American Airlines, Travel Deals, Travel News, United Airlines

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