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Coronavirus and Updated Airline Travel Policies

Coronavirus and Updated Airline Travel Policies

On January 30, the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus a public health emergency of international concern. With the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak countries all over the world are taking precautions in order to minimize the risk. Just a few weeks later the World Health Organization declared a pandemic. Following the news, many airlines were forced […]

Posted on March 24, 2020 by in Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Air France/KLM Flying Blue, Alaska Airlines, Alitalia, American Airlines, Avianca, British Airways (BA), Delta Airlines, Emirates Reviews & Skywards, Etihad Reviews & Etihad Guest, Hawaiian Airlines, Iberia, Jetblue TrueBlue, Lufthansa Miles and More, Norwegian, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Travel Deals, Travel News, United Airlines

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Airlines that Suspended or Reduced Operations Because of the Coronavirus

Airlines that Suspended or Reduced Operations Because of the Coronavirus

On January 30, the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus a public health emergency of international concern. With the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak countries all over the world are taking precautions in order to minimize the risk. Just a few weeks later the World Health Organization declared a pandemic. Following the news, many airlines were forced […]

Posted on March 20, 2020 by in Air France, Air New Zealand, American Airlines, British Airways (BA), Delta Airlines, Frequent Flyer Programs, Iberia, Japan Airlines, Jetblue TrueBlue, Lufthansa Miles and More, Norwegian, Qantas, Travel Deals, Travel News, United Airlines

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Airlines are canceling flights to and from China

Airlines are canceling flights to and from China

With the Wuhan coronavirus, outbreak airlines are taking steps to improve the safety of the passengers and their employees. Several airlines are canceling all flights to and from China. So far, Lufthansa and British Airways canceled all flights and American Airlines canceled all flights to China from LAX. United Airlines also announced the cancelation of […]

Posted on January 29, 2020 by in American Airlines, British Airways (BA), Lufthansa Miles and More, Travel Deals, Travel News, United Airlines

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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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