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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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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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WOW $55 one-ways to Europe, topbonus changes redemptions, United adds Singapore 787 service from LA, Qatar to start Ugandan affiliate?, Citibank loose Hilton cards

WOW $55 one-ways to Europe, topbonus changes redemptions, United adds Singapore 787 service from LA, Qatar to start Ugandan affiliate?, Citibank loose Hilton cards

– Wow Air is making good on their 30% Birthday discount on their already super low one-way fares – it’s now just $55 one-way to go to Europe Search a bit on Google Flights or WOW air’s website to find the deals we saw them for SFO, LAX, MIA and YYZ (Toronto) to various destinations […]

Posted on June 1, 2017 by in Hilton Honors, Hilton Hotels

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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 to San Francisco, Jakarta and Singapore, is Wizzair taking over Europe?, Emirates is honoring Maldives mistake fare!

Great Business Class fares to San Francisco, Jakarta and Singapore, is Wizzair taking over Europe?, Emirates is honoring Maldives mistake fare!

– Aeromexico has some great Business Class fares from Santiago de Chile to San Francisco for $1,540 Round Trip The last leg from Guadalajara to San Francisco is in Economy though. All segments earn miles (i.e. on Delta Skymiles). I really liked the ‘hard product’ of the new Aeromexico Business Class 787 going to Santiago […]

Posted on May 26, 2017 by in Emirates Reviews & Skywards

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Europe – US $1,229 RT in Business Class, Royal Air Maroc 6,000 miles, UBS new premium travel credit card, Singapore Airlines phasing out A380s, Ryanair and Air Europa to partner

Europe – US $1,229 RT in Business Class, Royal Air Maroc 6,000 miles, UBS new premium travel credit card, Singapore Airlines phasing out A380s, Ryanair and Air Europa to partner

– Quite excellent fares on IcelandAir in Business Class for Europe to the US East Coast starting at $1,229 RT – Royal Air Maroc now offers 6,000 miles if you sign up and take a flight with them (via Frequent Flyer Bonuses) – UBS is the latest to dive into the Premium Travel rewards credit […]

Posted on May 23, 2017 by in Airline Reviews

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New inflight electronics ban, $30 off every flight, 20% off Hyatt stays, changes to the Alaska Companion Pass, Condor is Alaska Airlines newest partner

New inflight electronics ban, $30 off every flight, 20% off Hyatt stays, changes to the Alaska Companion Pass, Condor is Alaska Airlines newest partner

– Bloomberg has the scoop on the new electronics ban for flights from Middle Eastern countries to the US A U.S. official told The Associated Press the ban will apply to nonstop flights to the U.S. from 10 international airports serving the cities of Cairo in Egypt; Amman in Jordan; Kuwait City in Kuwait; Casablanca […]

Posted on March 21, 2017 by in Airline Reviews

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Turkish Airlines Regional Business Class Review from Frankfurt (FRA) – Istanbul (IST) A321 & Business Class Review from Istanbul (IST) – Novosibirsk (OVB) B737

Turkish Airlines Regional Business Class Review from Frankfurt (FRA) – Istanbul (IST) A321 & Business Class Review from Istanbul (IST) – Novosibirsk (OVB) B737

Turkish Airlines Regional Business Class Review from Frankfurt (FRA) – Istanbul (IST) A321 I had initially booked an award using United miles from San Francisco to Novosibirsk all on Turkish Airlines. Turkish cancelled my San Francisco flight out of the blue just two weeks before departure (after half a dozen scheduled changes earlier in the year […]

Posted on March 19, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Turkish Airlines Review

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Great Biz fares from Africa, Europe and Canada, Alaska Airlines adds 13 Bay Area destinations, Tunisair halts operations, earn 4x on Apple, restrictions to Centurion lounge access coming

Great Biz fares from Africa, Europe and Canada, Alaska Airlines adds 13 Bay Area destinations, Tunisair halts operations, earn 4x on Apple, restrictions to Centurion lounge access coming

– Ethiopian has great fares in Business Class from Johannesburg to Guangzhou, China for $1,650 Round Trip – United runs some aggressive Business Class sales from Toronto to Shanghai and Beijing for $1,700 Round Trip now – Skyteam Airlines are running an aggressive sale from Berlin, Lepizig and Dresden to New York for $1,027 Round […]

Posted on March 9, 2017 by in Error Fares / Mistake Fares, Travel Deals

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East Africa to Canada in Business Class $1,886 RT, Uber flat rate packages, Norwegian new routes from Bergen, Air France invests in Air Côte d’Ivoire

East Africa to Canada in Business Class $1,886 RT, Uber flat rate packages, Norwegian new routes from Bergen, Air France invests in Air Côte d’Ivoire

– Ethiopian Airlines and Air Canada have posted cool fares from Dar Es Salaam to most Canadian cities for $1,886 Round trip This is is usually a pretty expensive route with Business Class tickets selling for $5,000 or more. Ethiopian Business Class isn’t great but quite an improvement on Economy and you can get a […]

Posted on March 7, 2017 by in Cheap flights

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