View from the Wing
Self-Riding Luggage: Gets to Baggage Claim Then Takes You Home

A roundup of the most important stories of the day. I keep you up to date on the most interesting writings I find on other sites – the latest news and tips.... Read More

One Mile at a Time
British Airways Boeing 787-10 Details: Cabins, Routes, And More

British Airways just recently took delivery of their first Airbus A350-1000, which represents a huge step forward in the carrier's effort to renew their fleet. The A350... Read More

View from the Wing
Heartwarming: Flight Attendant Feeds 117 Year Old Passenger On Board

It's the simple kindnesses that mean the most, and they touch all of us when they're done for the people who need them the most. So it's no surprise that a Lion Air... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Dubai Air Show 2019 – Day 3 Digest

Day three of the Dubai Air Show has been and gone and once again – airlines and lessors are putting the orders in. Let’s see who’s been opening their... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Video: Hot Tempers At 35,000 Feet – Who Should Have Control Of The Window Shade On A Plane?

Way back when, windows and seats on planes were in alignment and each row of seats usually had one window per row on each side of the plane. That went out the proverbial... Read More

Renés Points
Delta Ceasing Service to Haiti

Delta Air Lines will cease operations to Haiti beginning early next year. According to ALN News, the final flight will take place on January 9 from Port-au-Prince to... Read More

Miles To Memories
Capital One Venture® Card Review – A Travel Rewards Heavyweight!

Capital One Venture card review and details on the increased bonus. The post Capital One Venture® Card Review – A Travel Rewards Heavyweight! appeared first on... Read More

View from the Wing
New York Indicts Former British Airways Executive In $5 Million Bribery Scheme

I'm actually somewhat sympathetic to the defendant here because New York JFK is, after all, owned by the Port Authority of New York New Jersey and it's I think it's... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
PRICEDROP: Ein guter Star Alliance Business SALE Budapest – Nordamerika

Mit Lufthansa, Swiss, United oder Air Canada von Budapest nach Nordamerika (Ost- und Westküste) ... Read More

God Save The Points
Move Over A350, The Boeing 787-10 Will Be British Airways Best Plane…

British Airways received their first Airbus A350-1000 to much fanfare, and most of it was largely deserved. The airline unveiled its first “new” business... Read More

Miles To Memories
eBay Bucks Promo – 10% Back in App, 5% On Site

eBay has a new promotion that will net you some decent savings for your Fall shopping.  You can earn 10% back if you make your purchase in the app or 5% back if you... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
St. Regis Malediven mit Halbpension bei Punkteübernachtungen

Beim St. Regis Malediven erhält man bei Punkteübernachtungen die Halbpension ... Read More

Points With a Crew
Don’t walk around naked in your hotel room (like this airline pilot did)

If you walk around your hotel room naked, you might find the police coming in with guns drawn to arrest you and take you to an airport jail. Find out what happened to... Read More

Miles To Memories
Save 20% on Amazon With a Wedding Registry

Amazon has a new promotion that will give you up to a 20% discount if you create a Amazon Wedding registry. The post Save 20% on Amazon With a Wedding... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Daytime Eastbound Transatlantic Flights: Thoughts From A First Timer

Last week I flew United's 767-300 Polaris business class from Newark to London. I've flown a countless number of times between the New York area and London, but there... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: Alaska Airlines First Class Seattle to Phoenix

My wife and I flew on Alaska Airlines from Seattle to Phoenix for the NASCAR races at ISM Raceway.  We flew in first class on flight 930 for a distance of 1106... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Hot Take: Airlines Should End Complimentary Food Service (On Shorter Flights)

Instead of serving something inedible, airlines should eliminate free food on short-haul flights and introduce high quality buy-on-board options. Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
LaGuardia Airport Announces $15 Flat-Rate Rides From LGA to Manhattan & Brooklyn

Going between LaGuardia Airport and Manhattan  is a pain. Granted, it’s easy to get from JFK to Manhattan using public transportation, and the same can be... Read More

Miles To Memories
Southwest Spending Offer – Earn 25% More Points Up To 25K

There is a new Southwest spending offer for Southwest credit card holders that could net you 25% more in points. Should you take advantage of this offer? The post... Read More

Andy's Travel Blog
Andy’s Travel Blog Turns Seven Years Old!

How my hesitance to reply "good" when asked "how was your trip" led to where and who I am today, as Andy's Travel Blog turns seven years old! The post Andy’s... Read More

The Gate
Lock In Your American Airlines AAdvantage Elite Status for 2020

American Airlines is offering for you to lock in your elite level status for the 2020 membership year in the AAdvantage frequent flier loyalty program based on either or... Read More

Ingeniero de Millas
Ya Se Acreditaron Las Compras de Puntos Membership Rewards

Hace apenas tres semanas Amex Argentina lanzó una nueva oportunidad para comprar puntos Membership Rewards en forma directa. Como comenté en su momento, me... Read More

Travel Codex
TAP Portugal Adds A New Flight from Boston to the Azores

TAP Portugal will launch new nonstop service from Boston to Ponta Delgada (in the Azores) in Summer 2020, along with new nonstop flights from Lisbon to Montreal and... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Qantas Rejects “Project Sunrise” Bids From Both Airbus And Boeing

Nice try, but back to the drawing board…So says Qantas, after rejecting initial bids from both Airbus and Boeing to service its new ultra-longhaul destinations.... Read More

Points From The Pacific
Virgin Australia Is Offering A Double Status Credits Promotion

It’s that time of the year, time to think about airline status for next year and also trying to requalify for the status you wish to hold. This year has been... Read More

View from the Wing
Exclusive: Doug Parker Ups His Forecast for American Airlines Capacity Growth in 2020

The higher rate of growth in the airline's seat capacity next year comes from moving forward when they expect the Boeing 737 MAX to fly again. Parker, of course, has... Read More

One Mile at a Time
WestJet Offering Status Match Challenge

WestJet has just introduced a pretty widely available status challenge opportunity, for anyone who may be planning flights with them soon. Let's take a look at how it... Read More

C Boarding Group
Travel Tip Tuesday #43 – How to Make an Emergency Collar Stay while Traveling

Our Travel Tip Tuesday tip of the week comes by inspiration from Johnny Jet, the prodigious travel blogger, who reminded me of a similar trick I’ve... Read More

Frequent Flyer Bonuses
Summary of global hotel systemwide bonus points promotions – November Edition

Here is your monthly update of all the global hotel bonus points promotions that are available! One of the easiest ways to rack up lots of hotel points is to take... Read More

Frequent Miler
Here Are Discover’s 5% Categories For 2020

A few weeks ago Discover announced its full list of 5% categories for 2020 and I just realized that we never covered it. It’s good news as it should be fairly easy... Read More

Monkey Miles
Review: British Airways Club World Business Class A380 London to LA

Review: British Airways Club World Business Class A380 London to LA The pattern with One World flights has been to route through Dublin, Stockholm, etc to find discount... Read More

Miles To Memories
Amex Offering Businesses Huge Incentives to Boost Acceptance

American Express is paying bonuses from about $10,000 and even approaching the half-a-million-dollar range.  The post Amex Offering Businesses Huge Incentives to... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Cathay Pacific Rolling Out New Amenities, Here’s What They’re Like

Cathay Pacific is rolling out new first and business class amenities with British lifestyle company Bamford. Here is what to expect. Read More

Sam Chui
Dubai Air Show 2019: Airbus A220, A320 Family and A330 Orders

Air Senegal At the Dubai Airshow 2019, Air Senegal, the new national carrier of Senegal, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding for eight Airbus A220-300 aircraft.... Read More

Elite Mileage Run
Delta Single-Day Mileage Run: San Francisco (SFO) to Dallas-Ft. Worth (DFW) — 5740 MQM at 5 CPM in Main Cabin

Bay Area folks who can escape for a weekday may like this quick turn mileage run to Dallas. Unfortunately, the trip doesn’t permit a Hard Eight BBQ field trip (as... Read More

Frequent Flyer Bonuses
5,000 Bonus Marriott Bonvoy Points for 2 night stays at the Aloft Long Island City-Manhattan View

Offer details: Receive 5,000 Bonus Bonvoy Points when you stay 2 or more nights Thursday-Sunday at the Aloft Long Island City-Manhattan View. Full details & online... Read More

Sam Chui
Dubai Air Show 2019: Boeing 737 MAX 8 and 787-9 Orders

Air Astana Announced at the 2019 Dubai Airshow, Air Astana intends to order 30 Boeing 737 MAX 8 planes to serve for its new low-cost airline FlyArystan. The... Read More

Miles To Memories
Frontier Airlines Airfare Sale – Roundtrips from $28

Frontier has a sale with flights advertised as low as $15 one way. Actually they cost closer to $14 to be exact. That fare includes all transportation fees, surcharges... Read More

Running with Miles
United’s Newest Award Change Hurts Their Most Valuable Customers

The recent United change to awards and the addition of a mileage surcharge is bad for all customers but has hurt United's most valuable customers the most. The post... Read More

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