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Delta is planning to buy a 20% stake in Latin America’s largest airline

Delta is planning to buy a 20% stake in Latin America’s largest airline

Delta Air Lines on Thursday announced a deal to buy a 20% stake in LATAM Airlines Group for $1.9 billion. The proposed partnership with LATAM Airlines represents Delta Air Lines’s largest investment in a foreign carrier and is a competitive strike against American Airlines in Latin America. The Delta deal In recent years, Delta has […]

Posted on September 29, 2019 by in Air France/KLM Flying Blue, Delta Airlines, Travel News

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British pilots lose flight benefits following the strike

British pilots lose flight benefits following the strike

British Airways canceled all of its flights Monday and Tuesday, nearly 1,700, after most of its pilots refused to go to work over a contract dispute. The pilots’ labor union had rejected a proposed 11.5 percent raise over three years. British pilots lose flight benefits British Airways has just cut flight benefits for pilots for […]

Posted on September 11, 2019 by in British Airways (BA), Travel Deals, Travel News

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British Airways pilots two-day strike – Massive flight cancellations

British Airways pilots two-day strike – Massive flight cancellations

British Airways pilots began a two-day strike on Monday, grounding nearly all of its flights and disrupting thousands of passengers in a dispute over how much pay they receive. Tens of thousands of passengers have been told not to go to airports, with the airline canceling some 1,700 flights due to the disruption. British Airways […]

Posted on September 9, 2019 by in British Airways (BA), Travel Deals, Travel News

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American Airlines mechanic arrested over plane sabotage!

American Airlines mechanic arrested over plane sabotage!

On Thursday, September 6th an American Airlines mechanic was arrested, and he’ll have his first appearance in court today. Abdul-Majeed Marouf Ahmed Alani, the mechanic, is charged with “willfully damaging, destroying or disabling an aircraft.” What happened? The mechanic allegedly attempted to disable a navigation system on a plane that was about to carry about […]

Posted on September 6, 2019 by in American Airlines, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Norwegian reaches 30 million passengers a year, flyniki cuts service, United drops Auckland, drone hits airplane and…

Norwegian reaches 30 million passengers a year, flyniki cuts service, United drops Auckland, drone hits airplane and…

– Norwegian is showing off how profoundly they have changed the trans-Atlantic business of air travel already Passenger growth, more new aircraft and high load factors characterised 2016. The company carried almost 30 million passengers in 2016, 3.6 million more than the previous year. The company took delivery of 21 brand new aircraft and launched […]

Posted on January 6, 2017 by in Norwegian, Travel Deals

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Expedia Cybermonday 90% off, Club Carlson 30% off, transatlantic Business Class under $1,000, 35% off Priority Pass, Qatar adds Dublin, Las Vegas, Santiago de Chile

Expedia Cybermonday 90% off, Club Carlson 30% off, transatlantic Business Class under $1,000, 35% off Priority Pass, Qatar adds Dublin, Las Vegas, Santiago de Chile

– Expedia is back with their CyberMonday promotion – it features up to 90% off but you need to really watch those hourly codes (they disappear after a few minutes), it is quite some hassle – Club Carlson has another 30% off code CYBERDAY for stays until March 31, 17 (HT Frequent Flyer Bonuses ) […]

Posted on November 28, 2016 by in Priority Pass Lounges

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100,000 American Express Platinum offer, KLM adds Freetown and Monrovia, Ethiopian adds Livingstone, Lufthansa strike, yet another Cathay Pacific emergency landing, Blue Sky details emerge

100,000 American Express Platinum offer, KLM adds Freetown and Monrovia, Ethiopian adds Livingstone, Lufthansa strike, yet another Cathay Pacific emergency landing, Blue Sky details emerge

– a talented Reddit reader has found all those finicky American Express Incognito offers – but as a direct link – all you need to do is open it in INCOGNITO mode There are a number of links none of us ever heard of but the 100,000 American Express Platinum card link is most impressive […]

Posted on November 23, 2016 by in Cathay Pacific Reviews

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The Top 11 Things I Learned about Vietnam

The Top 11 Things I Learned about Vietnam

This was my second visit to Vietnam; after Saigon a few years ago, I spent time in Hanoi this time. Here is what I learned. It’s all about the people The Northern Vietnamese strike me as an exceptionally stubborn but courteous and somewhat curious people. After such a long period of communist reign you expect people […]

Posted on November 17, 2016 by in TOP Travel Destinations

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