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Singapore Airlines to fold SilkAir, launches vroom hotel booking options, Air Belgiums second chance to make a first impression and Emirates’ dangerous games with pilot fatigue

Singapore Airlines to fold SilkAir, launches vroom hotel booking options, Air Belgiums second chance to make a first impression and Emirates’ dangerous games with pilot fatigue

– good news from Singapore Airlines – the Silkair brand will soon be folded into the ‘mainline’ Singapore Airlines brand The changes are part of a turnaround program that is already increasing profits for Singapore Airlines. Singapore Airlines also promises to install lie flat seats in the new 737 MAX Business Class that Silkair has […]

Posted on May 21, 2018 by in Singapore Airlines, Travel Deals

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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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Singapore Airlines Krisflyer devalues and adds online booking, 50% off many IHG properties, 1,000 ‘free’ United miles

Singapore Airlines Krisflyer devalues and adds online booking, 50% off many IHG properties, 1,000 ‘free’ United miles

– Singapore Airlines is devaluing the Krisflyer Star Alliance award chart effective December 7th 2017 Most routes get a 20%-30% additional mileage requirement. Given how easily you can transfer miles into Krisflyer it’s amazing the ward chart is still ‘so good’ As per the announcement there will also be an online booking interface for Star […]

Posted on November 14, 2017 by in Travel Deals, United Mileage Plus

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Lufthansa starts long-haul routes from Berlin and Dusseldorf, Delta to allow free text messaging, Ryanair retreats from Alitalia and network growth

Lufthansa starts long-haul routes from Berlin and Dusseldorf, Delta to allow free text messaging, Ryanair retreats from Alitalia and network growth

– Singapore Airlines Krisflyer has been adding the option to earn when taking Alaska Airlines flights – Lufthansa got the airberlin long-haul routes without even paying a cent Lufthansa plans to launch 5X-weekly Berlin Tegel-New York JFK Airbus A330-300 service; this will be the first time since 2001 the German airline has based long-haul aircraft […]

Posted on September 27, 2017 by in Cheap flights, Travel Deals

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Featured – The Chase Sapphire Reserve credit card – get 50,000 bonus Ultimate Rewards points with the credit card I don’t want to cancel EVER

Featured – The Chase Sapphire Reserve credit card – get 50,000 bonus Ultimate Rewards points with the credit card I don’t want to cancel EVER

Apply here for the Chase Sapphire Reserve credit card. The Chase Sapphire Reserve credit card The Chase Sapphire Reserve has been making a splash since it’s introduction last year. It’s so good for consumers Chase had to announce more than 300 million of losses in its annual report. The card also gives you 3 points […]

Posted on September 12, 2017 by in Chase Sapphire Reserve, Chase Ultimate Rewards, Priority Pass Lounges

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My Favorite Flights and Award Redemptions for 2017

My Favorite Flights and Award Redemptions for 2017

The year of 2017 is already two months old, but the following list is brand new and hopefully inspiring! You can also look back to My Favorite Awards of 2016 – many of which I did redeem miles for last year. Aeroplan Awards to Europe using Turkish Airlines or Swiss in Business Class Turkish Airlines Business […]

Posted on February 28, 2017 by in Award Booking

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the worlds most avoidable air disaster?, Double Krisflyer miles, COPA adds second SFO flight, 30,000 GOL Smiles miles for $129, Ethiopian adds Conakry

the worlds most avoidable air disaster?, Double Krisflyer miles, COPA adds second SFO flight, 30,000 GOL Smiles miles for $129, Ethiopian adds Conakry

– more details are emerging from yesterday’s crash in Colombia – there is a whole web of stories about the airline’s backers and it seems the plane was never equipped to fly that far and ran out of fuel – if true this would one of the most avoidable air disasters in recent history – […]

Posted on December 1, 2016 by in Cheap flights

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