View from the Wing
It’s a Bird! It’s a Plane! No, It’s a Bird ON a United Plane!

Last night United’s San Francisco – Newark redeye, flight UA1796, was delayed for a much shorter period of time than you’d expect when when a bird... Read More

Frequent Miler
3% back on gas w/ Spent from now on

Card-linked rewards program Spent is offering 3% cash back on gas purchases at select retailers. They sent out an email to users today indicating that this is a... Read More

The Travelers Club
Air Belgium met fin « temporairement » à sa desserte de Hong Kong !

Dans une semaine, jour pour jour, Air Belgium mettra fin « temporairement » à sa desserte de Hong Kong depuis l’aéroport belge... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Hong Kong Ending Ban On Fuel Surcharges

Many of you are probably familiar with "fuel surcharges," which are the pesky fees that many airlines add to their tickets. In reality they don't have much of an impact... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Airline Change Fees Might — And Should — Go The Way of the Dodo

There have been a few headlines about the American Airlines CEO threatening to end flight changes and cancellations on non-refundable tickets. Disregard, there are much... Read More

Modhop
Podcast 29 | Laura Stylez Talks Thailand, Ibiza and Mexico!

Laura Stylez of the Improper Etiquette Podcast and Hot 97 morning show in NYC hangs with us! She talks about her recent hops to Phuket & Bangkok in Thailand and The... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Confirmed: Air Belgium Canceling Hong Kong Flights As Of October 1, 2018

Earlier today I wrote about how Air Belgium will soon be discontinuing flights to Hong Kong, per Belgian media reports. Air Belgium has now issued a press release about... Read More

Deals We Like
Huge Increase for the Delta Reserve Business Card – 70,000 Miles + 10,000 MQMs

Just on the heels of the Delta Gold and Delta Platinum card offers expiring, it looks like the Delta Reserve Business Card has increased their welcome offer to the best... Read More

Monkey Miles
Review: Hong Kong Airlines Business Class A330 Hong Kong to Bangkok

A full Review of Hong Kong Airlines Business Class A330 Hong Kong to Bangkok featuring seats, boarding, and amenities. The post Review: Hong Kong Airlines Business Class... Read More

View from the Wing
People Keep Trying to Steal American Airlines Planes. That Never Ends Well.

A man hopped a fence at the Melbourne, Florida airport — and got on board an American Airlines plane. This happened around 2 a.m. These incidents never end well.... Read More

Miles To Memories
Raise Fall Sale – Everything Discounted This Weekend!

Since fall is here, Raise is holding yet another one of their sitewide sales. It goes until through the weekend. The post Raise Fall Sale – Everything Discounted... Read More

Viajero Millero
Volando SIN-DPS en la Clase Ejecutiva de Singapore Airlines (A330)

En mi post anterior mencionaba la facilidad que hay para moverse con millas en Asia, particularmente en el sudeste asiático. Desde Kuala Lumpur, Malasia (KUL)... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Qantas & Cathay Pacific enter historic codeshare agreement

Cathay Pacific and Qantas, both founding members of oneworld, have long had their co-operation very limited. This is now changing with both getting into extensive... Read More

Frequent Miler
New highest-ever 70K Delta SkyMiles offer

The Delta Reserve Business Credit Card from American Express is sporting a newly-increased offer of 70,000 Delta SkyMiles plus 10K MQMs after you spend... Read More

One Mile at a Time
10 Best Credit Card Offers For September 2018

Every month I make a post with what I consider to be the best credit card bonuses of the month. While there are several excellent long standing credit card offers, the... Read More

Miles To Memories
Emirates Could Become World’s Biggest Carrier with Possible Etihad Takeover

Dubai's Emirates Airline is looking at taking over Etihad. The move that would create the world’s biggest carrier by passenger traffic if it goes through. The... Read More

Deals We Like
Save a Ton of Money on Travel with Amex Offers!

Over the past few months I’ve written about some really good Amex Offers where you can save money at a ton of participating merchants! While many of them are... Read More

Cariverga
Статус-матч Alaska Mileage Plan

Программа лояльности Alaska Mileage Plan... Read More

Travel With Grant
Where Are The Most Viruses in an Airport?

At the airport, "virus central" isn't where you think it is. But do we really think ANY place in an airport isn’t chock full of germs? I would have guessed... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Hong Kong kippt das Verbot der Treibstoffzuschläge

Hong Kong hat eine neue Richtung eingeschlagen. Ab 01.11. dürften Treibstoffzuschläge eingehoben werden ... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
AirFrance KLM Discounted Award Flights To Paris

Flying Blue (AirFrance & KLM) offer monthly discounted award flights. Right now, they are offering up to 50% off awards to select destinations. Check out all the... Read More

Points With a Crew
Will This Policy Change Make You Want to Fly Frontier?

Recently we’ve been seeing airlines raising fees and making it less convenient to change or cancel bookings. The new Frontier Airlines change policy is great if... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Emirates Cancels Plans To Fly To Mexico City

For several years now, Emirates has been wanting to launch flights to Mexico City. The problem is that there's no way they could operate a Dubai to Mexico City route... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: United Airlines 767-300 Polaris Business Class Amsterdam To Newark

United’s retrofitted 767-300 Polaris Business Class cabin provided great comfort during a recent morning flight from Amsterdam to Newark. I checked in online and... Read More

Running with Miles
This Is a Baggage Fee I Would Be Ok Paying – If the Airlines Would Offer It

With airlines now increasing the baggage fee for domestic flights, many are wondering what we are getting in return for these increased fees? While I don't like these... Read More

Miles To Memories
Increased 50,000 Bonus for the JetBlue Business Card

Barclays JetBlue Business Card has an increased bonus of 50,000 TrueBlue points. The spending requirement is easy, plus you get some extra perks that make the card very... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Etihad-Emirates combo: Hyperloop to the rescue?

Reports out this week have Emirates and Etihad once again circling around a potential merger. The politics behind such a deal are interesting but the airport terminal... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
WHAT: Lufthansa fliegt Frankfurt – Pune mit einem A319

Lufthansa wird die Strecke Frankfurt - Pune mit einem A319 bespielen ... Read More

View from the Wing
Delta Pilot Indicted for Lying About Depression. Could That Make Problems Worse?

A Delta pilot has been indicted for lying to the FAA in order to be certified to fly, claiming that he didn’t suffer depression even though he had sought help from... Read More

Sam Chui
On This Day: Qantas’ first A380 is handed over

On This Day: Qantas’ first A380 is handed over On this day, 10 years ago, Qantas became the third operator of the Airbus A380, with the first of their fleet... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
KLM To Add New Route On 787-9 Dreamliner In 2019

Starting in 2019, KLM will begin to operate direct flights between Las Vegas and Amsterdam on a Boeing 787-9. “The Boeing 787-9 flights will offer 30 seats in... Read More

God Save The Points
Five Marriott Moments Packages Worth Splurging For…

Five courses at three iconic restaurants? The best things in life may not be free, but thanks to Marriott Rewards “Moments”, you may be able to use points... Read More

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