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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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How to properly handle a mistake fare (and delays) for consumers and airlines alike, Ethiopian going big in Africa!

How to properly handle a mistake fare (and delays) for consumers and airlines alike, Ethiopian going big in Africa!

– British Airways is cancelling a ‘mistake fare’ from London to Tel Aviv and Dubai that was so expensive we never sent out deal alerts to subscribers British Airways has had fares around $300 Round Trip for both destinations for a few days. Given the competition in Europe this isn’t a great fare to begin […]

Posted on June 21, 2018 by in British Airways (BA)

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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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freak hailstorm damages Atlas Global jet in Istanbul, awesome Qatar fares from South/ East Africa to the US and China

freak hailstorm damages Atlas Global jet in Istanbul, awesome Qatar fares from South/ East Africa to the US and China

– a rough (and rare) summer hailstorms damaged this Atlas Global plane real bad – Istanbul airport was closed right after and the plane made a successful emergency landing – Qatar Airways has Business Class fares from South Africa to many US airports (incl. Los Angeles) for $2,068 Round Trip – a great deal to […]

Posted on July 29, 2017 by in Qatar Airways

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Emirates discovering Saudi, Saudia most improved airline by Skytrax, Etihad discovers ancillary revenues, BA’s bold move to lease Qatar jets

Emirates discovering Saudi, Saudia most improved airline by Skytrax, Etihad discovers ancillary revenues, BA’s bold move to lease Qatar jets

– Emirates is the latest in redeploying capacity to Saudi and speeding up jet retirement – Saudia was named ‘World’s most improved airline’ by Skytrax – now I want to try them! – Etihad has discovered the beauty of ancillary revenues suddenly (they always look better in a business plan than in real life) and […]

Posted on June 26, 2017 by in Cash Back Deals

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$90 one-ways to Europe with WOW Air, Qatar 10% off any flight, AirAsia is an accident waiting to happen, BA Tier Points calculator that actually works, AirBnB going Premium finally

$90 one-ways to Europe with WOW Air, Qatar 10% off any flight, AirAsia is an accident waiting to happen, BA Tier Points calculator that actually works, AirBnB going Premium finally

– WOW Air is back with their $90 One-Ways to Europe – lot’s of availability from July to October! – Qatar Airways offer 10% off for any flight you book via your phone – awesome! – scary footage from an engine failure with AirAsiax flying from Perth to Kuala Lumpur that was handled in rather […]

Posted on June 26, 2017 by in Qatar Airways

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