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Qantas wants better planes, TAP starting US service from the Azores?, new Krisflyer ‘appilities’, Lufthansa reigns in Brussels, Alaska Airlines credit card $100 statement credit

Qantas wants better planes, TAP starting US service from the Azores?, new Krisflyer ‘appilities’, Lufthansa reigns in Brussels, Alaska Airlines credit card $100 statement credit

– Qantas is telling Boeing and Airbus in stark terms what they want – more range – TAP is planning an Azores service to the US (as Air Acores does) It is short enough to fly on a narrow-body plane (with good ETOPS certification). – Lufthansa is kicking out the Brussels Airlines management after their […]

Posted on February 6, 2018 by in Qantas, Travel Deals

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China Eastern Business Class sale, ‘free’ Southwest companion pass, 4,500 Avios just for signing up, Qatar QSuite retro-fit schedule, Iberia adds San Francisco

China Eastern Business Class sale, ‘free’ Southwest companion pass, 4,500 Avios just for signing up, Qatar QSuite retro-fit schedule, Iberia adds San Francisco

– China Eastern is in love with Cebu with yet another Business Class sale, this time to Europe from Cebu starting at $1,094 Round Trip. The fares book into J and I (both earn plenty on most Skyteam programs). You can Open Jaw the return to another destination with price increases (we tried CRK). The […]

Posted on October 20, 2017 by in Qatar Airways, Southwest Rapid Rewards

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30% Transfer bonus and the best way to use it right now, Lifemiles adds 7,500 miles intra-US redemptions

30% Transfer bonus and the best way to use it right now, Lifemiles adds 7,500 miles intra-US redemptions

– American Express is running a 30% transfer bonus from Membership Rewards to Virgin Atlantic Flight redemptions using Virgin Atlantic Flying Club miles can be great value BUT you need to book a Round Trip on partners (where the best value is) and pay fuel surcharges. Now that will make you think of Delta immediately […]

Posted on October 12, 2017 by in American Express Membership Rewards

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5,000 AAdvantage miles for car rentals, 1,000 bonus AAdvantage miles for hotels, Southwest (almost) free companion pass, Wyndham Gold status after one stay

5,000 AAdvantage miles for car rentals, 1,000 bonus AAdvantage miles for hotels, Southwest (almost) free companion pass, Wyndham Gold status after one stay

– Avis and Budget have a new promotion that allows you to earn 5,000 AAdvantage miles on selected higher car groups but a respectable 2,000 on 3days+ rentals for most other rental groups – AAdvantage now has a booking.com-powered hotel engine that allows you to earn up to 1,000 miles per night Rates are the […]

Posted on October 9, 2017 by in AAdvantage, Travel Deals, Wyndham Rewards

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