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Emirates & FlyDubai Likely To Merge Within 18 Months

The Gulf carriers are certainly evolving the past few years, as they’re under increased financial pressures from their respective governments. So while we’ve seen rational cost cutting, I think it’s … Read entire article »

Filed under: One Mile at a Time, Other Airlines

SO COOL: I Just Flew In An Old Emirates First Class Seat On An Unmarked A340

I just finished up an Azores Airlines itinerary from Boston to Ponta Delgada to Lisbon. My inner avgeek was probably the most excited about this itinerary given that the flight … Read entire article »

Filed under: One Mile at a Time, Other Airlines

Warning: Many Emirates Awards Aren’t Bookable With Alaska Miles

Alaska Mileage Plan is one of my favorite frequent flyer programs, especially thanks to the unique airline partnerships they have. While they partner with some airlines that belong to the … Read entire article »

Filed under: Alaska Airlines, One Mile at a Time

New App Aims to Speed Up Immigration at Dubai International

If you’re a citizen of the UAE or resident of Dubai, there’s a new app that can make the immigrations process at Dubai International (DXB) a little quicker and easier. The … Read entire article »

Filed under: The Points Guy

Get Virgin Atlantic Elite Status for a Year With a Status Match

Via Travel Update, you can use your status with another airline to get elite status with Virgin Atlantic. This means you can enjoy perks with Virgin Atlantic like earning bonus miles, free checked bags, … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Airlines, Bank of America, British Airways, Credit Cards, Delta, Million Mile Secrets, Ultimate Rewards, United Airlines, Virgin Atlantic

Emirates Is Considering Ordering Another 20 A380s

Emirates is by far the world’s largest A380 operator. There have been a total of 317 A380 orders, and 142 of those are from Emirates. Emirates has nearly as many … Read entire article »

Filed under: One Mile at a Time

Emirates Considering Big A380 Boost

Amid the ongoing diplomatic crisis in Qatar, which will undoubtedly curtail Qatar Airways‘ expansion plans, another Persian Gulf is remaining bullish in its outlook. Emirates, the world’s leading long-haul carrier, is in … Read entire article »

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Earn Double Alaska Airlines Miles for Flights on Partner Airlines!

Looking for another way to earn Alaska Airlines miles? Via One Mile at a Time, you can earn double Alaska Airlines miles for certain coach flights on partner airlines, through September … Read entire article »

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