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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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Everything you always wanted to know about South African Voyager Redemptions and International First Class for just 45,500 miles Round Trip

Everything you always wanted to know about South African Voyager Redemptions and International First Class for just 45,500 miles Round Trip

Introduction to South African Airlines Voyager Mileage Redemptions South African Voyager uses a number of different award charts. South African Airlines redemptions are accessible as Dynamic Awards and as you’d expect, the pricing goes along with the ticket prices. Typically, it is a pretty sad use of miles. Every few months, there are JourneyBlitz promotions […]

Posted on October 2, 2018 by in South African Airways

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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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Singapore orders 39 long haul planes from Boeing, United offers Star Alliance partner boarding passes via the app, 90,000 Virgin Atlantic credit card

Singapore orders 39 long haul planes from Boeing, United offers Star Alliance partner boarding passes via the app, 90,000 Virgin Atlantic credit card

– sad day for Airbus – Singapore Airlines placed firm orders for twenty 777-9 and 10 787-10 with Boeing Each Long-haul planes make between $75 million – $100 million in revenue per year – big numbers! – United now offers boarding passes in the mobile app for many Star Alliance partners – that’s great news […]

Posted on October 25, 2017 by in Singapore Airlines, Travel Deals

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S7 Priority status match for topbonus members, Lufthansa partner award searches online, Aer Lingus A330 runs into runway lights and Virgin Australia jet ingests a bird and a rabbit

S7 Priority status match for topbonus members, Lufthansa partner award searches online, Aer Lingus A330 runs into runway lights and Virgin Australia jet ingests a bird and a rabbit

– S7 Priority is the latest program to offer a status match for topbonus account holders The status match comes with a twist as that you can re-credit any S7 flights that were previously credited to topbonus between Oct 1st 2016 and September 30th 2017 to S7. To activate the status match you will need […]

Posted on October 23, 2017 by in Lufthansa Miles and More

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Lufthansa & Etihad to merge?, new Centurion lounge, 50k Chase United card, a Cheap way to New Zealand, Cathay cutting further, 3,000 bonus points per Marriott stay & more

Lufthansa & Etihad to merge?, new Centurion lounge, 50k Chase United card, a Cheap way to New Zealand, Cathay cutting further, 3,000 bonus points per Marriott stay & more

– after speculation over Lufthansa’s merger with Air Berlin the newest set of speculations is that Etihad and the Lufthansa Group would merge outright This is a bold speculation but would make a lot of sense for everyone involved. Lufthansa would consolidate the European operations as they have done very successfully with formerly ailing Swissair, […]

Posted on January 17, 2017 by in Lufthansa Miles and More, Travel Deals

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Why is it still so hard to book an award with Delta Skymiles? And why Flying Blue saves the day

Why is it still so hard to book an award with Delta Skymiles? And why Flying Blue saves the day

Delta has been busy devaluing their award chart and, at the same time, making it harder to earn miles by flying. All those actions should free up the reservations department for those tricky Skymiles redemptions – isn’t that what you’d expect? American Airlines always had great agents when making complicated award bookings (just don’t try […]

Posted on September 1, 2016 by in Air France/KLM Flying Blue, Delta Skymiles

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Turkish Airlines status match – How to get Star Alliance Gold for 2 years

Turkish Airlines status match – How to get Star Alliance Gold for 2 years

What’s the deal with Turkish Airlines? Turkish Airlines has an unofficial status match programme and will match Star Alliance Gold, SkyTeam Elite Plus and oneworld Emerald members. We’ve written about this before, when Torsten became a Miles&Smiles elite this way earlier this year. It’s a simple process that usually only takes a few days to complete. How […]

Posted on August 15, 2015 by in Turkish Airlines Review

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United Mileage Plus Visa – Earn up to 65,000 bonus miles – Apply by June 2nd 2015

United Mileage Plus Visa – Earn up to 65,000 bonus miles – Apply by June 2nd 2015

What’s the deal with the United Mileage Plus Visa? The United MileagePlus Explorer Visa Signature card currently has a sign-up bonus of 50,000 miles instead of the usual 30,000 miles, when you spend $3,000 on purchases within the first 3 months. We’ve written about this card several times before, including when the bonus was 50,000 miles last year […]

Posted on May 23, 2015 by in United Mileage Plus

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