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New Avianca LifeMiles Transfer Bonus

New Avianca LifeMiles Transfer Bonus

Avianca LifeMiles has brought back its popular transfer points promotion. You can transfer miles between member accounts with members getting 115% bonus in the process of transferring miles! New Avianca LifeMiles Transfer Bonus LifeMiles has just announced its latest promotion for the holiday season. They’re currently offering a bonus when you transfer LifeMiles to another […]

Posted on November 13, 2019 by in Avianca, Frequent Flyer Programs, Lifemiles, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Lufthansa cancels 1,300 in preparation for the Strike

Lufthansa cancels 1,300 in preparation for the Strike

Lufthansa is canceling around 1,300 flights on Thursday and Friday because of a planned strike by a union representing cabin crew. It is estimated that 180,000 passengers will be affected by the cancellations. The Cabin Crew strike The Independent Flight Attendants Organization has called for two full-day strikes on Thursday 7 November and Friday 8 […]

Posted on November 6, 2019 by in Lufthansa Miles and More, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Adria Airways files for bankruptcy

Adria Airways files for bankruptcy

Adria Airways has filed for bankruptcy and has terminated all operations. Facing significant financial pressure in recent times, Adria Airways was forced to make unexpected flight schedule changes. These financial troubles have resulted in unstable operations. The Adra Airways bankruptcy follows Thomas Cook, XL Airways and Aigle Azur that have all recently closed their doors […]

Posted on October 1, 2019 by in Aegean Airlines, Aeromexico, Best coffee, Error Fares / Mistake Fares, Fare Monitoring Service, Low Cost Airlines, Lufthansa Miles and More, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Five more airlines joined the TSA PreCheck program!

Five more airlines joined the TSA PreCheck program!

The Transportation Security Administration has added five new airlines to the PreCheck expedited screening program. PreCheck passengers flying with Austrian Airlines, Swoop, Philippine Airline, VivaAerobus, and Interjet will now be able to move through the airport without removing their shoes or taking out their laptops. What is the PreCheck program? The TSA’s PreCheck program allows […]

Posted on August 17, 2019 by in Immigration & Airport Security

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Icelandair saves WOW Air before it crashes, Qatar finally bringing QSuites to the West Coast, Etihad Guest double miles, Japan Airlines finally adds Seattle and JetBlue introduces household accounts

Icelandair saves WOW Air before it crashes, Qatar finally bringing QSuites to the West Coast, Etihad Guest double miles, Japan Airlines finally adds Seattle and JetBlue introduces household accounts

– Icelandair is taking over WOW Air – so far no big surprise as both serve a rather small market but the shocking news – the WOW Air shareholders will just get 5.4% of Icelandair based on a $17 million valuation for an airline with as many long-haul destinations – that’s terrible! This is a […]

Posted on November 6, 2018 by in Airline Reviews, Travel Deals

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Qatar adds free WiFi, 20,000 AAdvantage bonus miles w one flight, Lufthansa gives up on Alitalia, 60,000 Hawaiian miles with one credit card, Ethiopian adds Los Angeles to Togo non-stop!

Qatar adds free WiFi, 20,000 AAdvantage bonus miles w one flight, Lufthansa gives up on Alitalia, 60,000 Hawaiian miles with one credit card, Ethiopian adds Los Angeles to Togo non-stop!

– fantastic news if you have a Qatar flight to the US coming up – the airline is offering free broadband WiFi on many US flight (but not on their 777 yet) Business and leisure travelers on select U.S. routes can now enjoy free unlimited high-speed broadband connectivity throughout their entire flight when they book […]

Posted on November 1, 2018 by in American Airlines, Qatar Airways

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Malaysia Airlines ‘gives away’ Oneworld Emerald for $1,935, Etihad still gives away millions, Alitalia to be ‘given away’ to Lufthansa? and Air Tahiti 787’s arrive

Malaysia Airlines ‘gives away’ Oneworld Emerald for $1,935, Etihad still gives away millions, Alitalia to be ‘given away’ to Lufthansa? and Air Tahiti 787’s arrive

– Etihad isn’t done throwing money at rather unhappy airlines and is ‘giving away’ $35 million to Jet Airways (Review) – the Italian government is deciding soon if they can survive ‘giving away’ Alitalia to Lufthansa – Air Tahiti Nui has received their first 787 but no; award seats in Business Class are currently not […]

Posted on October 9, 2018 by in Malaysia Airlines

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Air Europa adds Etihad redemptions, Virgin Atlantic 70,000 bonus card, 7,500 Hilton Honors bonus points for car rentals, Hong Kong’s low fuel surcharges to end, Lufthansa’s new 777X Business Class and South African Airlines in trouble again

Air Europa adds Etihad redemptions, Virgin Atlantic 70,000 bonus card, 7,500 Hilton Honors bonus points for car rentals, Hong Kong’s low fuel surcharges to end, Lufthansa’s new 777X Business Class and South African Airlines in trouble again

– Air Europa SUMA miles can now be used to book Etihad flights The award chart makes most flights pretty expensive but long-haul redemptions seem quite attractive. You can credit most Skyteam flights to Air Europa (SUMA). – The Virgin Atlantic Bank of America offer is back and you can earn 70,000 bonus miles after […]

Posted on September 25, 2018 by in Hilton Honors, Hilton Hotels

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50,000 Radisson Rewards promo, 50,000 JetBlue Business card, 22 miles/$ w Lufthansa, 15% off Turkish Airlines flights

50,000 Radisson Rewards promo, 50,000 JetBlue Business card, 22 miles/$ w Lufthansa, 15% off Turkish Airlines flights

– Radisson Rewards offers 50,000 bonus points after just 4 nights (can be one stay) until the end of the year The Terms & Conditions spell out it is for targeted members only but registration worked for me without any issues – so this may actually post. – the Barclays JetBlue Business card now comes […]

Posted on September 21, 2018 by in Jetblue TrueBlue, Turkish Airlines Review

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Emirates and Etihad finally merging?, Frontier eliminates (most) change fees!, American Express revamps Personal Rewards Gold cards, new Pointbreaks list

Emirates and Etihad finally merging?, Frontier eliminates (most) change fees!, American Express revamps Personal Rewards Gold cards, new Pointbreaks list

– Emirates seems to be inclined to take the deal and buy Etihad according to these recent reports – will Lufthansa swoop in as a white knight? – there will be a new Pointbreaks list on Monday morning (US Eastern Time – mark your calendars!) – Frontier gets a bed rep but is a well […]

Posted on September 20, 2018 by in Emirates Reviews & Skywards, Etihad Reviews & Etihad Guest

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