View from the Wing
What Happens To Loyalty Executives Who Devalue Frequent Flyer Programs

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

Renés Points
Firsthand Experience of a Delta’s MD-88 Final Flight; Delta Resumes Flights to Israel

Delta said goodbye to passenger flights on its MD-80 series aircraft this week. One writer documented one of those final journeys. Plus, the mothership is resuming... Read More

Travel With Massi
Urlaub in Europa: Diesen Sommer ab 30€ mit der Bahn durch Tschechien

Immer mehr europäische Staaten öffnen ihre Grenzen für Reisende aus Deutschland und Österreich, darunter auch Tschechien. Mit einem Bahnpass der... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
United Explains Why Delta Is Offering Employees A Better Deal To Quit

United Airlines held a town hall meeting with its employees earlier this week featuring a Q&A session with CEO Scott Kirby, President Brett Hart, and EVP Kate Gebo.... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
United’s Flight Attendants Management Team is “Intent On Dividing” Them; Will Resist Foreign Base Closures

The Association of Flight Attendants (AFA-CWA) claims the new management team at United Airlines is “intent on dividing” flight attendants in the wake of the... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
Air Asia Plans Mass Lay-Offs Including 60% of Cabin Crew; Mulling 10% Stake Sale in Airline

Air Asia is said to be mulling selling a 10 per cent stake in the airline to the South Korean conglomerate SK Corp according to sources quoted by Malaysia’s The... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Here is how Marriott India is preparing to welcome back guests as they re-open for business

Marriott is all set to welcome back guests to the hotels in the coming days. Here is a rundown of things that will change the next time you will step inside a Marriott... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
SUPER: Lufthansa / Swiss First Amsterdam – Bangkok (Return): 2770 Euro

Mit der Lufthansa oder Swiss First von Amsterdam nach Bangkok ... Read More

Miles from Blighty
The constant dilemmas about what to do with tickets you cannot travel on

You have two tickets - cancelling one generates a future flight credit and cancelling the other generates a refund. Why am I not happy with either option? The post The... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Air India’s website crashes during repatriation flights booking

In times of need, Air India is at your service, but Air India's website keeps crashing. Going behind the 60 million hits of Air India. The post Air India’s... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
Airbus Threatens to Sue Airlines That Refuse to Take Delivery of Unwanted and Unneeded Planes

The chief executive of European aerospace giant Airbus says the plane maker will sue airlines that refuse to take aircraft they have ordered and are ready to be... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Swiss bietet für First und Business reguläres Servicekonzept

Bei Swiss wird man in der First und Business wenig Veränderung beim Servicekonzept merken ... Read More

The Shutterwhale
IHG Rewards Club Introduces Dynamic Reward Nights To More Hotels Around The World (After Rollout in Greater China Region)

The number of required IHG Rewards Club points for a Reward Night will fluctuate based on a need basis. Read More

Singkat: Usia PT. Garuda Indonesia Tauberes

PT. Garuda Indonesia Tauberes atau kerapkali disingkat ‘Garuda Tauberes’ adalah anak usaha Garuda Indonesia yang bergerak di bidang e-commerce. Perusahaan... Read More

Michael W Travels
How We Ate A Meal From NYC’s Most Exclusive Restaurant

While my blog is primarily about travel, I also write quite a bit about food. Food and travel intertwine and great trip or destination is even better when enjoying local... Read More

Ekspansi: Hilton Garden Inn Taman Palem Menjadi Properti Hilton ke-2 di Jakarta

Hilton Honors adalah loyalty program yang menarik dan rewarding bagi anggotanya. Namun sayangnya, Hilton tidak memiliki properti yang banyak di Indonesia seperti Accor,... Read More

Riku Miley

皆さま、こんにちは。アメリカ駐在員のしろく&#... Read More

Renés Points
“A Ghost Town”: Driving Through an Empty LAX

I met up with a family member today in the Westchester section of Los Angeles. I was a few blocks from LAX and decided to check out the airport. Plenty of local news... Read More

View from the Wing
Porn Star Yanked Off United Flight After Speaking Out On Protests

Was Elle Knox making an important enough statement to ignore FAA rules that she stay seated - indeed, is it important for all of us not to stay seated? - or was the... Read More

No Mas Coach!
How Exactly do Airports get their Codes?

If you’ve ever flown into an airport and wondered how in the world you managed to go from SDF to ORD (that’s Louisville to Chicago) and instead not from LOU... Read More

View from the Wing
New United Coronavirus Travel Restriction Starts Tuesday, Are You Ready To Fly?

United is instituting a new requirement for passengers to fly starting Tuesday, June 9. Everyone traveling on United will be required to complete a health screening as... Read More

Your Mileage May Vary
Even During A COVID Quarantine, Travelers Show Their Sense of Humor

There’s not a whole lot of good that can come from a worldwide pandemic, but there are a couple of things. There’s the hope that people will begin realizing... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Lufthansa fährt Servicekonzept hoch – Bei Business und First weitgehend alles wie vorher!

Lufthansa bietet für die Business und First ein Serviceangebot wie vor der Krise ... Read More

The Gate
Travel Destinations That People Miss the Most

The current 2019 Novel Coronavirus pandemic brought the travel industry to a screeching halt and decimated it. Flights were canceled. Hotel and resort properties were... Read More

Miles To Memories
Powerful ‘Just Mercy’ Movie Free To All On Amazon For June

For the month of June the powerful Just Mercy movie is free to all on Amazon. There is no need to have an Amazon Prime account to watch it either. The post Powerful... Read More

Обзор: Westin, Токио

Яркий пример того, когда... Read More

Monkey Miles
The Small Business Bailout Program “PPP” is revamped to the PPPFA for more leniency

Paycheck Protection Program updates First people couldn’t PPP funds fast enough. Then, people were outraged at large public entities drawing down funds when mom... Read More

View from the Wing
Why Struggling Airlines Need To Invest Even More In Their Product

A key point for turning around an airline, or any business, is delivering a product customers will pay for. And when you're not the low cost provider in the industry,... Read More

Paddle Your Own Kanoo
United Airlines to Close Foreign Flight Attendant Bases With Possible Loss of Up To 840 Jobs

In an internal memo, United Airlines informed flight attendants on Friday that it would close three out of four foreign crew bases. Set to be axed on October 1 are... Read More

One Mile at a Time
United Airlines Closing Foreign Crew Bases

Virtually all US airlines are planning significant job cuts this year due to the reduction in demand, and United Airlines has perhaps been most vocal about needing to... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
VAE erlauben Transit – Etihad und Emirates bieten Transitverbindungen

Emirates und Etihad bieten wieder Tickets mit Transit an ... Read More

Miles To Memories
Sign Up for American Airlines Business Extra, Fly Once to Get Free Round-Trip

The American Airlines Business Extra program is a loyalty program for businesses. This is in addition to the AAdvantage program, so you can double dip by earning points... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Pela primeira vez na história, Azul vai voar com A320neo em Congonhas e no Santos Dumont

Depois de cerca de um ano de trâmites regulatórios junto à Agência Nacional de Aviação Civil (Anac), a Azul anuncia hoje (5) as... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: US Airways A330 Business Class Frankfurt To Philadelphia

We’ve reached the final flight segment of my classic Balkans trip report. After a wonderful summer in Europe, it was time to head back to the United States.... Read More

Monkey Miles
Free Donuts for National Donut Day! Here’s where you can get one

Donut or Doughnut? That is the question. And you can find an answer at many fine establishments around the country that are offering delectable treats free of charge. My... Read More

The Travelers Club
Virgin Atlantic reprendra progressivement les airs en juillet 2020

Les compagnies aériennes du monde entier ont payé un lourd tribu à la crise provoquée par la pandémie de coronavirus. Mais... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Vamos voltar a viajar?

O cenário é animador, apesar de ainda estarmos passando pelo pico de uma pandemia no Brasil, já é possível enxergar um bom futuro... Read More

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