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Jeffsetter
Celebrating Thanksgiving on Oahu

Traveling during the holidays doesn’t mean you have to give up traditional celebrations, even in Hawaii.  For example, celebrating Thanksgiving while on Oahu,... Read More

Live from a Lounge
IndiGo is sneaking in 6 more seats on their A320 Neos

IndiGo will add 6 more passenger seats to each aeroplane starting with all aircraft they will take delivery of in November 2017 onwards. Here is how they will take the... Read More

Jeffsetter
Intercontinental Moorea Hotel Review

We are behind with our blog post from our trip! Island Miler is definitely showing up the Jeffsetters! In the fall of 2015, we stayed at the Intercontinental Moorea on... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Bringing a 360 view to the moving map

Can a more immersive moving map experience turn more passengers into inflight shopping customers? A greater opportunity to both entertain and engage passengers is part... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Egyptair takes CSeries, focuses on super-regional growth

Bombardier scored another customer for its CSeries at the Dubai Air Show last week. Egyptair could use the planes to help reshape the regional market in the Middle East... Read More

Road Warriorette
Where to stand when waiting to board

Where is the best place to stand when you’re waiting to board your flight? Reader L asks… I need help figuring out where I should wait in the gate area to... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Dining at CLASSIFIED: United’s “secret” restaurant in Newark

United Airlines has a private, slightly swanky new restaurant at its Newark hub. Is CLASSIFIED all it is hyped up to be? Let's find out! The post Dining at CLASSIFIED:... Read More

Jeffsetter
Hawaiian Says Aloha to CEO Mark Dunkerley

Hawaiian says Aloha to CEO Mark Dunkerley whom announced his retirement last week.  Dunkerley has been critical to Hawaiian’s renaissance and is responsible... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Activation Receipts, Epic Adventure, Shugden Schism

On my mind: I moved too slow on the Capital… The post Activation Receipts, Epic Adventure, Shugden Schism appeared first on Rapid Travel Chai. Read More

Live from a Lounge
Jet Airways to induct Boeing 737 Max planes 2018 onwards

Jet Airways will start inducting new narrowbody planes into their fleet as of June 2018. This should indicate a new phase in the airline's domestic operations in the... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Transforming the Middle East market with a premium 737

The new flydubai business class cabin is pretty sexy. But expect more than just new seats as a couple hundred 737s are delivered with the beds on board. The post... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Tethered drones bring cell service to Puerto Rico

The struggle to restore communications infrastructure on Puerto Rico is real. AT&T is switching to drones in some locations to deliver coverage. The post Tethered... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Jet Airways will nix First Class in 2019

Jet Airways becomes the latest airline to nix First Class in favour of a more compact Business Class cabin in their aircraft. The airline will make significant changes... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
The Japanese (non) LCCs: Japan Air Lines

Wrapping my LCC tour of Japan with a very much non-LCC experience. Call it extenuation circumstances or just my hunt for the right fare and schedule. The JAL domestic... Read More

Jeffsetter
Hawaiian Airlines Welcomes Its First A321neo

In a ceremony for employees and guests last week Hawaiian Airlines welcomes its first A321neo.  And soon a new era will begin at Hawaii’s hometown carrier.... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
The false hope of supersonic travel in 2018

Forget what you read coming out of the Dubai Air Show last week about Boom. You're NOT going to be flying supersonic next year or even this decade. Unless maybe you... Read More

Live from a Lounge
25% Discount on Hyatt hotels stays until February 2018

Hyatt is running a year-end sale where you can get up to 25% discount on stays across 180 Hyatt hotels. Here are some great stay options we found in this sale offer. The... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Another Sunday, another chance to earn 1000 Marriott Rewards Points

Here’s another chance to earn 1000 Marriott Rewards points only today by a simple tweet. Act fast! The post Another Sunday, another chance to earn 1000 Marriott... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
A chance to fly Mint for free!

Looking for a quick weekend getaway to Palm Springs just after new years? What if it was free and included JetBlue Mint seats from JFK? Yeah, that's a bit more... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
DLD 166: The Suite Life

New Suites seats from Emirates and Singapore Airlines are all the rage, but do they really matter? Revenue-based loyalty, a fond farewell and a new long-haul LCC are... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Get 4 free Jet Airways flights every year for sure!

Entrepreneur, Corporate, Hobbypreneur or just a traveller. We all need to take a flight every now and then. How about we told you a great way to earn yourself four free... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Which 747-8 is next up for high-speed wifi?

High speed internet service is coming to the 747-8i in 2018. Lufthansa Technik won the contract to install the kit, but the airline customer was not named. Here are the... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
A Lot of Japanese LCCs, Sperm Whales Strike Back, Stop Banning Plastic Bags

On my mind: I just booked a South African LCC… The post A Lot of Japanese LCCs, Sperm Whales Strike Back, Stop Banning Plastic Bags appeared first on Rapid Travel... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
The Japanese LCCs: Air Asia Japan

Air Asia Japan is back! After dumping its Vanilla Air effort and taking a short break the Asian LCC behemoth reestablished operations in Japan under its iconic red... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
BREAKING: Delta Adds Fuel Surcharges on Europe Awards Originating in the US

Historically, US Airlines have never added fuel surcharges on flights on their own metal.  While it is standard practice for European and Asian airlines to impose a... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Seattle joins the Aer Linugs route map

Aer Lingus is set to connect the Emerald Isle with the Emerald City. The Dublin-based carrier will launch flights to Seattle on 18 May 2018. The service will operate 4x... Read More

Jeffsetter
Alaska Airlines Bites and Flights Promotion

Alaska Airlines is continuing to celebrate its tenth anniversary in Hawaii.  And as part of this continuing celebration, they’re now running the Alaska... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Budgeting aviation protectionism

If you can't beat them, tax them. Once you've beat them, stop taxing yourself. It is a great time to be a corporation or ridiculously rich in the USA. The post Budgeting... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Adios, Havana! Alaska Airlines drops Havana service

One of the many flight to Cuba that was mostly a pipe dream is going away. Alaska Airlines is dropping its LAX service in January. The post Adios, Havana! Alaska... Read More

Rapid Travel Chai
Aggressive Hotel Maids, Last Cycad, How to Book Emirates First Class

On my mind: I have not done anything with credit… The post Aggressive Hotel Maids, Last Cycad, How to Book Emirates First Class appeared first on Rapid Travel... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Next-Gen personalization flying with Singapore Airlines and Panasonic

The past few weeks have been huge for premium cabin redesign news. Singapore Airlines and Emirates are not pulling any punches in their first class suite redesigns.... Read More