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Indigo Partners serious about WOW Air, South African reaching for Emirates, Aerolineas Argentinas status match, Singapore Airlines discounted awards, Air Italy adding even more North American flights

Indigo Partners serious about WOW Air, South African reaching for Emirates, Aerolineas Argentinas status match, Singapore Airlines discounted awards, Air Italy adding even more North American flights

– Indigo Partners is not messing about with the technically bankrupt WOW air and is retiring the WHOLE long haul fleet Instead Indigo is applying their true and tested short-haul model to WOW air and buying their brand equity and existing operations for less then (my estimate) $10 million. The company plans to invest up […]

Posted on December 21, 2018 by in Airline Reviews

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WOW Air and Joon in trouble, Norwegian hanging in there, oneworld the clique to be in, AMEX burns more cash in London and Charlotte and Orbitz Rewards Platinum Makeover

WOW Air and Joon in trouble, Norwegian hanging in there, oneworld the clique to be in, AMEX burns more cash in London and Charlotte and Orbitz Rewards Platinum Makeover

– I wouldn’t bet on WOW Air’s survival (though I hope for it) – so please watch your bookings, now Indigo Partners has declared interest after IcelandAir retracted their low-ball bid – another low cost airline – Joon – may be shut down soon as well – Norwegian is shuffling routes by adding Rio de […]

Posted on December 5, 2018 by in Cheap flights

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new IHG PointBreaks list, Singapore Airlines cuts Honolulu route, Virgin Atlantic buying FlyBe?, Hulu for just $1/month, 70,000 Barclaycard Arrival Plus offer and United discounted awards to Europe

new IHG PointBreaks list, Singapore Airlines cuts Honolulu route, Virgin Atlantic buying FlyBe?, Hulu for just $1/month, 70,000 Barclaycard Arrival Plus offer and United discounted awards to Europe

– a new IHG Pointbreaks list coincides with Cyber Monday and is valid for bookings until February 28th 2019 There Intercontinental Cali (10k points) is back on the list and so is the Intercontinental Medellin (10k points). The InterContinental Nairobi, the Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi – Yas Island and the InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach […]

Posted on November 26, 2018 by in Singapore Airlines

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Excellent Volotea sale, South East Asian LCC market consolidating, Norwegian cuts back in the North East, will Boracay be closed?, fly Air China in style between Houston and Panama soon

Excellent Volotea sale, South East Asian LCC market consolidating, Norwegian cuts back in the North East, will Boracay be closed?, fly Air China in style between Houston and Panama soon

– Volotea has released a number of awesome deals between a number of city pairs they serve (primarily Spain, Italy and France) Many routes price out under $50 Round Trip – some of these routes are very expensive (unless there is existing Ryanair service). – is the South East Asian LCC market consolidating? The Singapore […]

Posted on April 5, 2018 by in Air China

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Is it time to stop flying AirAsia?

Is it time to stop flying AirAsia?

I have been flying Air Asia for half a decade and saw it grow from a small operation in a tiny cargo terminal to what is now Asia’s biggest airline. Out of about two dozen flights, almost all were positive and I liked the airline’s commitment to simplicity, low cost, and punctuality. I also liked […]

Posted on March 14, 2018 by in AirAsia

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Shanghai Airlines & Emirates new Business Class, Etihad cancels Dallas, AMEX kills OPEN, Wizz Air growing pains, Delta throws $38 million at political correctness

Shanghai Airlines & Emirates new Business Class, Etihad cancels Dallas, AMEX kills OPEN, Wizz Air growing pains, Delta throws $38 million at political correctness

– China Eastern subsidiary’ Shanghai Airlines is coming out with a refreshed Business Class just as it plans a major expansion with more flights to Europe and Africa Shanghai Airlines awards can be booked with any Skyteam miles. – Ethad has confirmed the planned cancellations of Dallas and Entebbe service later this month – the […]

Posted on March 5, 2018 by in Low Cost Airlines

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