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British Airways’ Strike Gives Muscat Passengers A Nice Upgrade

Since June this year, British Airways’ mixed fleet crew have been on strike. Thankfully, the impact hasn’t been as large as when it happens at Lufthansa or Air France. In fact, … Read entire article »

Filed under: British Airways, One Mile at a Time

When Does It Make Sense to Use Your Points for Flights?

Million Mile Secrets reader, Bansi, emailed: For 3 round-trip tickets from Philadelphia to Fort Lauderdale, is it better to pay $1,279 or redeem ~85,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards points linked to my … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Airlines, British Airways, Chase, Credit Cards, Hyatt, Million Mile Secrets, United Airlines

Transatlantic Business-Class Battle: British Airways 777-200 vs. American Airlines 777-200

A number of airlines have pumped resources into improving their business-class experiences in recent years, and with all the different options out there, it can be difficult to decide where … Read entire article »

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“This Summer My Family Took 8 Nearly-Free Flights & Saved $5,600!”

Lyn writes about how to travel cheap on her GotoTravelGal.com blog and recently told us how her family of 4 saved ~$5,600 by taking 8 one-way flights almost free this … Read entire article »

Filed under: British Airways, Chase, Credit Cards, Million Mile Secrets, Southwest

Flight Review: British Airways (777-200) Club World Business Class From London To New York

Complaining about a business-class product is almost certainly the textbook definition of “first world problems.” But transatlantic airfares for seats up front can easily cost thousands of dollars, so if … Read entire article »

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How to Find Award Seats on Any Alaska Airlines Partner Flight

Million Mile Secrets reader, Happy Tree, commented: How do you check for available award seats when using Alaska Airlines miles for flights on their partner airlines? You can find and book award … Read entire article »

Filed under: Alaska Airlines, Bank of America, British Airways, Credit Cards, Million Mile Secrets, Other Airlines

Deal Alert: US Cities to Germany and Switzerland From $340 Round-Trip

Want to see the latest flight deals as soon as they’re published? Follow The Points Guy on Facebook and Twitter, and subscribe to text message alerts from our deals feed, @tpg_alerts. Airfare deals are … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Airlines, British Airways, The Points Guy

British Airways Is Launching Transatlantic Flights From Nashville

British Airways has been beefing up its presence in the US a lot over the past year. In March, the carrier began new service from both Oakland (OAK) and New … Read entire article »

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