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Sam Chui
Qantas Announces Air France-KLM Frequent Flyer Partnership

Qantas has announced a new frequent flyer partnership with Air France-KLM, meaning Qantas passengers flying Air France or KLM can benefit from reward seats, earn Qantas... Read More

Sam Chui
Spirit Airlines Airbus A319 Seriously Damaged During Maintenance

A Spirit Airlines Airbus A319 has been seriously damaged during a maintenance mishap in what appears to be a Lufthansa Technik facility in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. The... Read More

Sam Chui
Qantas Project Sunrise Decision Potentially Delayed

Following a significant amount of media hype, research flights and aircraft offers from Airbus and Boeing, Qantas’s Project Sunrise decision is possibly going to... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Uber Loses License In Major City, Why Plane Seats Are Blue, Ways To Spot American Tourists Abroad, What We Got For Our Broken Shower Handle, & More!

Happy Saturday friends, and hooray, it’s finally the weekend! Here’s a recap of what’s gone on at YMMV this week. From what we’ve written to what... Read More

Sam Chui
Boeing to be Fined for Installing Defective 737 Parts

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has announced plans to fine Boeing $3.9 million after it was found the manufacturer failed to prevent the installation of... Read More

Sam Chui
Garuda CEO to be Fired for Smuggling Goods on Delivery Flight

The President and CEO of Garuda Indonesia is set to be fired after he was caught smuggling a classic motorcycle and other goods on board an Airbus A330neo during its... Read More

Sam Chui
Hyatt Adopts Peak/Off-Peak Pricing for Redemption Nights

World of Hyatt, the loyalty program for Hyatt properties, will be introducing Peak/Standard/Off-Peak Rates coming March 2020. On top of that, coming January 2020, you... Read More

Sam Chui
Norwegian Sells Argentinian Subsidiary to JetSMART

Norwegian Air Shuttle has signed an agreement for the sale of 100 percent of its Argentinian subsidiary, Norwegian Air Argentina (NAA), to JetSMART Airlines. JetSMART... Read More

Sam Chui
South African Airways to Enter Business Rescue

South African Airways (SAA) today announced that the Board of Directors of SAA has adopted a resolution to place the company into business rescue. As previously... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Wizz Air Shames Business Class Passengers In New Ad

Wizz Air is quite literally shaming business class passengers in a new ad... interesting. Airline industry executives are realizing they have to address climate change.... Read More

Sam Chui
IndiGo Pilots Warned About Pushing Engines to Limit

IndiGo has issued a warning to its pilots flying Airbus A320neo aircraft to stop pushing engines to their limit during takeoff and climb following multiple engine... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
How Do Airlines Determine Routes?

According to the FAA, as of June 2019, there are more than 44,000 flights every day. That’s more than 16 million flights per year. Meanwhile, according to Forbes,... Read More

Sam Chui
United Airlines to Order 50 Airbus A321XLR

United Airlines today announced an order to purchase 50 new Airbus A321XLR aircraft. The carrier plans to replace and retire its existing fleet of Boeing 757-200... Read More

Sam Chui
Air France – KLM Flying Blue Promo Rewards Dec 2019

Air France – KLM Flying Blue has just published their Promo Rewards for December 2019. Redeem Flying Blue miles online from 1st to... Read More

Sam Chui
South African Airways Edging Towards Collapse

After a series of unfortunate events and years of operating losses, South African Airways is edging towards collapse faster than ever. Having received almost $4 billion... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Meh: Qatar Airways’ Humorous New Safety Video

Qatar Airways has recently unveiled their new safety video. As it's described, the video turns the pre-match soccer team-talk into an entertaining safety video that will... Read More

Sam Chui
Delta Boeing 767 Drops Escape Slide on Approach

A Delta Air Lines Boeing 767-300 was on approach to Boston Logan International Airport’s runway 04R on December 1st 2019 when an escape slide detached from the... Read More

Sam Chui
Air Corsica Takes Delivery of First Airbus A320neo

Air Corsica, has taken delivery of its first of two Airbus A320neo, becoming the first French operator for this type of aircraft. Air Corsica was founded in 1989 as... Read More

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When Disneyland Was Being Built: Rare Color Video (& Narration) Of Disneyland’s 1954-1955 Construction

Disneyland took exactly one year to build. Yep, the entire park. Times are, of course, very different now but if you think about how long it takes to build just one... Read More

Sam Chui
Hong Kong Airlines Given 5 Days to Save Company

Hong Kong’s Transport and Housing Board (THB) is now requiring Hong Kong Airlines to raise money by 7 December. Failure to do so may result in suspension or... Read More

Sam Chui
Airbus A350-1000 Seat Count Increased

The certified maximum seat count for the Airbus A350-1000 has been increased to 480, possibly launching new customer interest for the type. By working with regulators... Read More

Sam Chui
Berlin Brandenburg Airport Set To Open On October 2020

According to Engelbert Lütke Daldrup, the CEO of Berlin Brandenburg Airport, the highly controversial airport will finally open on 31st October 2020 – 9 years... Read More

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A Behind The Scenes Look At Singing In Walt Disney World’s Candlelight Processional

The Candlelight Processional is an annual event at Walt Disney World that runs from the day after Thanksgiving through December 30th. Each day a celebrity narrator tells... Read More

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Real Meaning of Forbes’ Boarding Pass Warning, The Airport Designed by Disney Imagineers, Why Hotel Sheets & Towels Are White, & More

Happy Saturday friends, and hooray, it’s finally the weekend! Here’s a recap of what’s gone on at YMMV this week. From what we’ve written to what... Read More

Sam Chui
Mission Orbis – Flying Inside Orbis Flying Eye Hospital MD-10

The Orbis Flying Eye Hospital is unlike any plane I've seen before! A state-of-the-art teaching facility complete with operating room, classroom and recovery room... Read More

Sam Chui
SAS Takes Delivery of First Airbus A350

Scandinavian Airlines, also known as SAS, has taken delivery of their first Airbus A350-900, making them the latest customer for the widebody aircraft. The aircraft, MSN... Read More

Sam Chui
Emirates Flight EK2019 Set Guinness Record for Most Nationalities on-board

29 Nov 2019 - Emirates operated one off historic A380 flight marking the 48th UAE National Day and the UAE Year of Tolerance. 145 nationalities, over 500 passengers and... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Making the Airbus BelugaXL a Miniatur star

Certification of the Airbus A330-700, more commonly known as the BelugaXL, earlier this month was a significant milestone for the aircraft manufacturer. But it is a... Read More

Sam Chui
Megapost – Black Friday + Cyber Week Deals

It’s that magical time of year once again, where you can find amazing deals for not only flights but hotels too. The best travel deals are typically found on Black... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
International Travel Over Thanksgiving? Here Are Some Non-Americans’ Funny & Fascinating Thoughts About Thanksgiving Dinner

There’s little more odd than trying to celebrate what you consider to be a national holiday in a place where they don’t celebrate it. Well, that is unless... Read More

Sam Chui
Boeing 777X Fuselage Split During Stress Test

According to The Seattle Times, an explosive depressurization tore through the fuselage when Boeing was conducting a stress test to the new 777X airframe in September.... Read More

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