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One Mile at a Time
American Airlines To Introduce New Seats In 2023

While this is still a few years off, it looks like American plans to introduce new seats in all cabins on long haul flights... There are widespread reports of American... Read More

View from the Wing
This Flight Attendant Fell From 33,000 Feet — and Lived For 44 Years

Vesna Vulović has passed away. I’m ashamed to say I didn’t know who she was when she was alive, even though she’s at the heart of one of the... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Uber’s New LaGuardia Pickup Experience for UberX Rides

Uber has announced they’re making changes at LaGuardia airport for UberX rides. You’ll now request an UberX in the app, however rather than be assigned a... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Introduction: Starluxing Through A Zombie Apocalypse

I'm a sucker for flying new airlines. Whether it's flying to Hong Kong with only two dozen other people on an Air Belgium flight (RIP Air Belgium's huge Asia... Read More

Kobe Bryant has died in a helicopter crash

I just saw the news of NBA legend Kobe Bryant dying in a helicopter accident an hour ago. 
I am at a loss for words as to how tragic this is for his wife and his... Read More

Living the Miles Life
Basketball Legend Kobe Bryant dies in aviation crash

Los Angeles Lakers icon and basketball superstar, Kobe Bryant has died in a helicopter crash (Sikorsky S-76) in Calabasas, northwest of Los Angeles on Sunday morning.... Read More

The Gate
Miles and Points On Sale — January 26 2020

Sometimes you need an infusion of miles or points to your membership account for whatever reason — perhaps to have enough to redeem for a limited time award as one... Read More

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