Economy Class & Beyond
The Cathay Group takes its last aircraft out of storage
Some airlines have recovered a lot quicker than others – with The Cathay Group one of the slower airlines to fully recover from the pandemic. In a sign it has perhaps turned a corner, the last stored aircraft has been reactivated and has returned to Hong Kong. The 85th member of...
{Tech} for Travel
Fly Delta App: New Features in Version 6.0
Ahead of the summer holiday season, the Fly Delta App version 6.0 has been released. It is packed with new features designed to streamline travel and offer users a more connected and personalised journey. The post Fly Delta App: New Features in Version 6.0 appeared first on {Tech} for Travel.
Economy Class & Beyond
Dublin Airport proposes an offical “Airplane Spotters” facility
Some airports just “get” the aviation community. Be it through engagement, their passion for sharing or just plain communication. And one thing that airports can do to help spotters, given some of the hidden values they offer. Dublin Airport is proposing a plan, that will create a dedicated viewing area....
Economy Class & Beyond
Miles & More Status match opens…. for SAS Eurobonus members
For those SAS Eurobonus members who wish to retain their Star Alliance loyalty, Miles & More (the loyalty scheme for Lufthansa Group) is offering a status match offer. The status match offer looks like this SAS Eurobonus Silver -> Miles & More Frequent Traveller (Star Alliance Silver) SAS Eurobonus Gold/Diamond/Pandion ->...
{Tech} for Travel
Experience Travel with the New Sonos Ace Headphones
They are finally real. The new Sonos Ace Headphones have been confirmed. They will offer premium audio with adaptive ANC, long battery life, and Bluetooth 5.4 connectivity, ideal for tech-savvy travellers. The post Experience Travel with the New Sonos Ace Headphones appeared first on {Tech} for Travel.
God Save The Points
Dis-loyalty: Hotel Perks And Discounts With “No” Loyalty Or Points
Everyone wants you to join their loyalty program these days. From the local coffee shop to the supermarket and what’s clinking in your wallet, loyalty is... The post Dis-loyalty: Hotel Perks And Discounts With “No” Loyalty Or Points appeared first on God Save The Points.
Economy Class & Beyond
T’Way plots further European expansion – Rome and Barcelona ahead
South Korean carrier T’Way is planning to extend its operations to Europe, with the airline adding two new destinations – Rome and Barcelona. The Incheon-Rome route will be operated three times a week (Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday) from 8th of August. Meanwhile, the Incheon-Barcelona route will be operated three times a week...
God Save The Points
Boarding Last, Not First Is Airline Luxury
On many an occasion, I’ve spilled the tea on all things airline boarding, from better to worse and deluxe to no bucks. VIPs often board flights... The post Boarding Last, Not First Is Airline Luxury appeared first on God Save The Points.
Economy Class & Beyond
Airplane Art – United Airlines Boeing 777-200ER climbing out of Dublin Airport
It’s Sunday again so it must be time for some more Airplane Art. This week, we have United Airlines Boeing 777-200ER climbing out of Dublin Airport, as it heads off to one of its hubs in the United States of America. United Airlines operates a fleet of 55 Boeing 777-200ERs...
From Miles to Smiles
How to use this whopping American Express offer to quickly bag a reward flight
If you are on a desperate hunt for airmiles and feel overwhelmed at the amount of money you need to spend to have a chance of bagging yourself a reward flight, fear not. American Express currently has an incredible offer on the American Express Gold card which could have you...
Economy Class & Beyond
Last Week at Economy Class and Beyond (8th June)
It’s the end of another week, as I’ve spent most of it crawling on the floor, in cable looms and pondering how my pretty network patching fell apart so quickly*. It must be time for Last Week at Economy Class and Beyond. * And the answer is: a misconfigured switch that...
Economy Class & Beyond
Emirates to serve Madagascar… via The Seychelles
Emirates continues to fill in points in its network, with the airline planning to launch flights between Dubai and Antananarivo (Madagascar).  Emirates Boeing 777-300ER… off to Madagasgar – Image, Economy Class and Beyond  The airline will operate four flights a week, with timings to connect with the European bank of...
Economy Class & Beyond
easyJet annouces a tie up with Costa Coffee
easyJet and Costa Coffee have announced a new collaboration that will see two of the UK’s leading brands take flight together. Serving millions of customers across Europe, Costa Coffee will be available onboard all easyJet flights from this summer. Set to launch late summer 2024, the new offering will see a...
Economy Class & Beyond
SWISS expands its AirRail links from Geneva
For those who travel, the “next link” between the airport and the next destination is so important. SWISS and SSB expanding its Air Rail offering from Geneva Airport. The updated offer includes the linking of the Western Swiss towns of Vevey, Montreux, Sion, Sierre, Visp and Brig to the SWISS...
Economy Class & Beyond
British Airways to add an extra service to Dehli
For those planning into 2025, there’s good news as British Airways plans to add an extra service between London Heathrow and Delhi.  This will increase the airline’s schedule across India to 63 flights a week across five cities. British Airways currently operates 56 flights a week – three a day from...
Traveling For Miles
Save $200 on spending at select Hilton all-inclusive resorts [Targeted]
If you're considering booking a Hilton all-inclusive property for an upcoming stay and if that property is the Caribbean or Latin America, now would be a good time to check your Amex offers as you may be able to save $200 without much effort. The post Save $200 on spending at...