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Saver Awards for Delta’s New Business Class Suites WIDE Open, Act Fast

Business class on Delta's Airbus A350 is going to be a the Thompson Vantage XL seat with doors. And for some reason right now saver level business class award availability … Read entire article »

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Qatar Airways Has Introduced Pre-Order Meals for Business and First Class

Qatar's business class is in many ways remarkable and even before the introduction of their new Qsuites this year arguably their A350 business class product was best in the world. Continue … Read entire article »

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American Airlines Fully Flat First Class and New Premium Economy to Hawaii

Back in April I wrote about American putting international widebodies on some Hawaii routes. Earlier today I noted that some of those planes are being retrofitted with premium economy. … Read entire article »

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Fantastic News: Citi Adds Star Alliance Member Turkish Airlines as Transfer Partner

I've always liked Turkish Airlines Miles & Smiles because they've been the most generous Star Allinace program over time offer status matches and the status lasts up to two years. … Read entire article »

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Marriott 5 Night Travel Package Success and Why We Get Emotional on Planes

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 … Read entire article »

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Book Quickly: American’s New International Routes Have Great Award and Upgrade Availability

In addition to American's suspension of Los Angeles - Auckland for seven months next year, this weekend's schedule load also brought their new seasonal international routes online. Continue reading Book Quickly: … Read entire article »

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air berlin topbonus Suspends Mileage Earning and Redemption. But Why?

oneworld member air berlin is in bankruptcy and received a loan guarantee from the German government to keep operating. Its frequent flyer program topbonus is also a separate company, and … Read entire article »

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Aviation at a Standstill After First Lady of Zimbabwe Found Topless Model in Tryst With Her Sons

The 52 year old wife of Zimbabwe's strongman leader Robert Mugabe is 'marooned' in South Africa after allegedly beat a topless nightclub model with an extension cord after finding the … Read entire article »

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