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Ethiopian secures yet another African hub, Niki Lauda does it again, Frontier, Spirit and United’s growing capacity

Ethiopian secures yet another African hub, Niki Lauda does it again, Frontier, Spirit and United’s growing capacity

– Ethiopian Airline has formally announced flights from Abidjan, Ivory Coast to the USA (New York, Washington D.C.) this week We sent Premium Subscribers a smoking deal at $318 last week (that was bookable for about 24 hours) when this route launched in the GDS. Ethiopian has started a similar arrangement with Lome, Togo which […]

Posted on January 23, 2018 by in Airline Reviews

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Why aircraft seat manufacturers are a failing industry, the current best business class seats and a new United Polaris route

Why aircraft seat manufacturers are a failing industry, the current best business class seats and a new United Polaris route

– Boeing is getting closer tie-up with seat manufacturer Adient to boost production The dirty little secret of aircraft production is that seat manufacturers yield an enormous power – often beyond Airbus and Boeing as they are the gateways for an approved airline seat design that every airline has to go through. While Boeing and […]

Posted on January 22, 2018 by in Airline Reviews

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United Basic Economy Review San Francisco (SFO) to Salt Lake City (SLC)

United Basic Economy Review San Francisco (SFO) to Salt Lake City (SLC)

For my first United Basic Economy flight, I chose the San Francisco to Salt Lake City route. United operates the route with Embraer and Bombardier aircraft to connect their Denver and San Francisco hubs (with stops in Aspen). Booking United Basic Economy I booked my tickets via Orbitz, which simply mentioned the cabin item restriction […]

Posted on January 19, 2018 by in Airline Reviews, United Mileage Plus

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$350 for Wells Fargo Business checking accounts (easy), up to $2,500 for Bank of America checking account (hard), Easyjet starts domestic German operations

$350 for Wells Fargo Business checking accounts (easy), up to $2,500 for Bank of America checking account (hard), Easyjet starts domestic German operations

– Wells Fargo is offering a $350 bonus for new Business Check Accounts (with rather easy requirements) You will need to go to a branch to get the bonus code. – I’m still (a somewhat happy) Bank of America customer after the $1,000 sign-up bonus it offered last year Now it’s back with an even […]

Posted on January 7, 2018 by in Checking Accounts/ Bank Bonuses, Travel Deals

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Eurowings lie-flat Business Class, United starts Tahiti flights, Iraqi airspace safe again?, Virgin Atlantic 787 troubles, Niki bankruptcy, Singapore Airlines new cabin A380 now in service

Eurowings lie-flat Business Class, United starts Tahiti flights, Iraqi airspace safe again?, Virgin Atlantic 787 troubles, Niki bankruptcy, Singapore Airlines new cabin A380 now in service

– Eurowings is apparently working on a lie-flat Business Class that looks very much like Air Berlin’s former Business Class cabin – amazing – United Airlines is starting seasonal, three times a week service to Papeete, Tahiti on their 787’s Tahiti is just a bit further than Hawaii but since it is in the Oceania […]

Posted on December 13, 2017 by in Hawaiian Airlines

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Miles and More extends online booking interface yet again, great Oman Air Business Class sale, great fares to Singapore, Manila, Jakarta and Beijing

Miles and More extends online booking interface yet again, great Oman Air Business Class sale, great fares to Singapore, Manila, Jakarta and Beijing

– Lufthansa Miles & More has now integrated most Star Alliance partners into their online flight booking tool The new interface has been done with German precision and is very fast (though only allows a six day view). Also you will need to have status or at least 7,000 miles in your account to access […]

Posted on December 9, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Travel Deals

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Indigo has 1,000 daily flights now!, Lufthansa’s new Brussels Airline strategy, $9.99 one-way rentals for most US airports, Singapore back in the black

Indigo has 1,000 daily flights now!, Lufthansa’s new Brussels Airline strategy, $9.99 one-way rentals for most US airports, Singapore back in the black

– my favorite Indian LCC – Indigo – is having a huge milestone this week – 1,000 flights operated in a day! – Lufthansa is secretly giving Brussels Airlines a makeover and is now using the planes for their new Dusseldorf Eurowings branded Low Cost service (replacing many Air Berlin routes) – Avis is running […]

Posted on November 7, 2017 by in Travel Deals

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Cheap Business Class from Pakistan, Iran to US, cheap Philippine Airlines Business Class, Fastjet Mozambique launches, Flying Blue and Avios to be revenue based for earning and redeeming soon?

Cheap Business Class from Pakistan, Iran to US, cheap Philippine Airlines Business Class, Fastjet Mozambique launches, Flying Blue and Avios to be revenue based for earning and redeeming soon?

– the Gulf carriers have some great fares from Lahore, Pakistan and Teheran, Iran to the US East Coast starting at $1,432 Round Trip Those are obviously not an easy visa option for US Passport holders but Pakistan offers rather hassle free tourist visa for a $199 fee. – Philippine Airlines now has the direct […]

Posted on November 6, 2017 by in Cheap flights

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