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American Award Space ‘Back to Normal’ (Cough)

I value my American miles for partner awards, but most members look to redeem American miles on American flights and that’s gotten very hard. It used to be exceptionally easy. … Link to entire article »

Filed under: View from the Wing

How to Get Emails When Delta (And Other Airline) Award Seats Open Up

Expert Flyer is one of my favorite tools. It has several important uses for frequent flyers -- but since September Delta has prevented the site from displaying anything about … Link to entire article »

Filed under: View from the Wing

American Eliminating First Class From 2 Of Their 3 New York – London Flights

As American retrofits its Boeing 777-200 fleet, their only aircraft that will retain a first class cabin is their Boeing 777-300ERs. The 777-200s get a good business class seat (similar to … Link to entire article »

Filed under: View from the Wing

Introduction: One Merlot At A Time

OMAAT commenter Andrew M. is a frequent traveler and points/miles enthusiast as well as a knowledgeable wine expert, who weighed in on the great English sparkling wine debate a couple months … Link to entire article »

Filed under: American Airlines, One Mile at a Time

Can You Transfer American Airlines Miles to Chase Ultimate Rewards?

Million Mile Secrets reader, Giss comments: I have 160,000 miles in my American Airlines account. I also have a Chase Sapphire Preferred card.  I like the way Chase Ultimate Rewards allows … Link to entire article »

Filed under: American Airlines, British Airways, Chase, Credit Cards, Million Mile Secrets, Virgin Atlantic

What’s the Best Hotel Breakfast?

I'll take a good quality restaurant breakfast (not the standard US airport hotel buffet) over a club lounge, foregoing evening options. But for a mediocre restaurant breakfast I'll prefer … Link to entire article »

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Best 45 Minute Flight Ever? “This Makes Cathay Look Like Easyjet!”

I’ve reviewed a good number of first class products on the blog over the years. And I’d argue I’ve reviewed just about all the world’s best products — ANA, Cathay … Link to entire article »

Filed under: One Mile at a Time, Other Airlines