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WestJet’s 2017 Christmas Miracle Video

WestJet does a good job with their viral marketing videos. Most notably, they typically have cool videos every year around Christmas and April Fools’ Day. This 2012 April Fools’ video … Read entire article »

Filed under: One Mile at a Time, Other Airlines

Business Class Between The US & Africa Starting At 25,000 Miles One-Way

Virgin Atlantic’s Flying Club program is one that I’ve found to be increasingly valuable lately. The first thing to note is that Flying Club is transfer partners with all four major … Read entire article »

Filed under: One Mile at a Time

American Express Is Eliminating Signature Requirements Globally

Over the past several weeks both Mastercard and Discover have announced that they’re eliminating the signature requirement for purchases made in the US and Canada. The logic is to speed … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Express, Credit Cards, One Mile at a Time

World Of Hyatt Announces Hotel Category Changes

It’s normal for the major hotel loyalty programs to adjust some of the hotels that are in each award category every year. The number of points required for a free … Read entire article »

Filed under: Hyatt, One Mile at a Time

Casey Neistat Flies Emirates’ New First Class

Casey Neistat is one of the most popular YouTubers (his videos collectively have well over a billion views, though YouTubing isn’t his full time gig anymore). Even if you’re not into … Read entire article »

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Eurowings Is Introducing A Real Business Class Product

Given the competition from the likes of Norwegian and WOW Air, many major European airlines have new ultra low cost carriers, which are expanding rapidly: IAG, the parent company of British … Read entire article »

Filed under: Lufthansa, One Mile at a Time

French Blue Flying From Paris To San Francisco To Tahiti In 2018

French Blue is a small French low cost carrier that operates longhaul flights using their fleet of one A330 and one A350. Up until now they haven’t flown to the … Read entire article »

Filed under: One Mile at a Time, Other Airlines

Lufthansa’s Miles & More Program Is Going Revenue Based As Of March 2018

At the beginning of November it was announced that the Air France-KLM FlyingBlue program will be going revenue based as of April 1, 2018. This follows the trend set by … Read entire article »

Filed under: Lufthansa, One Mile at a Time