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French airline XL Airways suspends flights

French airline XL Airways suspends flights

XL Airways have announced that the airline so far has been unable to get an investor. As a result, XL will temporarily suspend its operations, as it tries to sort out the situation. What happened to XL Airways? XL Airways France was founded in 1995. They were first known as ‘Star Airlines’ until 2006. They […]

Posted on September 30, 2019 by in Travel News

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Miami to Asuncion $223 RT, Garuda to start Los Angeles, Viva Aerobus on the road to success, Air Baltic adds Dubai

Miami to Asuncion $223 RT, Garuda to start Los Angeles, Viva Aerobus on the road to success, Air Baltic adds Dubai

– Aerolineas Argentinas has some interesting fares flights from Miami to Asuncion for just $223 Round Trip in Economy – it prices out only on cheapoair.com – Great news – Garuda Indonesia has filed for service to Los Angeles via Japan – let’s hope it really happens! – Mexican LCC Viva Aerobus churned out a […]

Posted on February 24, 2017 by in Cheap flights

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$73 transatlantic fares with Norwegian, $222 Honolulu to Kuala Lumpur, 50% bonus Flying Blue, Delta buying up AeroMexico, the better way to apply for a Citibank credit card

$73 transatlantic fares with Norwegian, $222 Honolulu to Kuala Lumpur, 50% bonus Flying Blue, Delta buying up AeroMexico, the better way to apply for a Citibank credit card

  – Norwegian has opened up the fares for their new routes from Ireland and the UK to the US East Coast airports of Stewart International Airport, Providence Airport, and Bradley International Airport – starting at $73! In total, Norwegian will launch 10 new routes with 38 new weekly transatlantic flights this summer from Edinburgh, […]

Posted on February 23, 2017 by in Cheap flights

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Amazon $8.63 off $50, hotels.com $30 off $200, Hilton’s new ‘virtual’ categories, Alaska Airlines 40% buy miles promo, 75,000 Personal Platinum American Express, great Business Class Deals

Amazon $8.63 off $50, hotels.com $30 off $200, Hilton’s new ‘virtual’ categories, Alaska Airlines 40% buy miles promo, 75,000 Personal Platinum American Express, great Business Class Deals

– Amazon has a cool promo code BIGTHANKS if you have at least $50 in your cart – you will get $8.63 off (HT FrequentMiler) Note this does not work on Amazon Gift Card – Amazon is so smart. – Hilton gives us a preview of the new ‘category’ assignments some hotels have a huge […]

Posted on February 22, 2017 by in Hilton Honors, Hilton Hotels

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Cathay Pacific Business Class Review Johannesburg (JNB) to Hong Kong (HKG) and Shongololo Lounge Review

Cathay Pacific Business Class Review Johannesburg (JNB) to Hong Kong (HKG) and Shongololo Lounge Review

Cathay Pacific has had a long-standing service to and from South African’s largest city and I was curious to try out the long flight over the Indian Ocean to Hong Kong. The flight does not feature a first class anymore, but is run in a three-cabin configuration (economy, premium economy and business). It now features the new […]

Posted on February 18, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Cathay Pacific Reviews

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Mango Economy Review Cape Town (CPT) to Johannesburg (JNB) and Bidvest Premier Lounge Review

Mango Economy Review Cape Town (CPT) to Johannesburg (JNB) and Bidvest Premier Lounge Review

Mango is the low-cost South African Airways subsidiary that serves mostly Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban. The Cape Town to Johannesburg route is highly competitive and there are several airlines with a regular daily service right now. I paid $70 per ticket for the one-way flight with Mango. As at Johannesburg Airport, I used the […]

Posted on February 15, 2017 by in Airline Reviews

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St. Helena airport reduxx, AsiaMiles 25,000 US Credit Card, 20,000 AMEX points for Air France tickets, Air Arabia profits down, Hilton 4th night free, Delta Airlines is drowning in cash

St. Helena airport reduxx, AsiaMiles 25,000 US Credit Card, 20,000 AMEX points for Air France tickets, Air Arabia profits down, Hilton 4th night free, Delta Airlines is drowning in cash

– This is an amazing account of what happened at St. Helena airport for the last 12 months (since that fateful Comair landing with wind shear). The good news it seems more airlines will add service and most likely it will happen during 2017! The report also cites low numbers of passengers to arrive but […]

Posted on February 13, 2017 by in Airline Reviews

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Malawian Airlines Economy Review Blantyre to Lilongwe, Malawi and on to Lusaka, Zambia

Malawian Airlines Economy Review Blantyre to Lilongwe, Malawi and on to Lusaka, Zambia

Malawian Airlines is the product of the bankrupt Air Malawi and the investment of Ethiopian Airlines into a national airline. Malawi is not exactly a huge country, so the fleet size of the airline is just two planes so far. Ethiopian loaned the airline a Bombardier Q400 and a somewhat aging 737-700. Malawian Airlines serves […]

Posted on February 3, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Turkish Airlines Review

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