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Virgin America Flights Will Become Alaska Airlines Flights in April 2018

The Alaska Airlines-Virgin America merger has been a long time coming. Since Alaska first announced its acquisition of Virgin in December 2016, the merger process has advanced at a slow … Read entire article »

Filed under: Alaska Airlines, The Points Guy

Comparing Premium Economy Seats and Cabins Among US Airlines

Faced with increasing competition from international carriers as well as among themselves, US airlines are investing in new premium economy seats, cabins and amenities. While two of the three major legacy … Read entire article »

Filed under: Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta, The Points Guy, United Airlines

All Virgin America Credit Cards to be Closed, No Conversion to Alaska Credit Card

We are less than three months from the end of the Virgin America Elevate program, which has left some wondering: What’s the fate of the Virgin America credit cards? There’s been … Read entire article »

Filed under: The Points Guy

7 Points and Miles Tasks to Complete by the End of 2017

October is the perfect time to ensure you’re on the right path to end the year in a good place, points and miles-wise. In order to prevent significant heartache and … Read entire article »

Filed under: Hilton, Hyatt, Southwest, The Points Guy

Your Points and Miles Guide to Melbourne, Australia

While Sydney may be the first place that comes to mind when you think of cities to visit in Australia, Melbourne should be a close second. Although it lacks the iconic architectural jewels of … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Airlines, Delta, Hilton, Hyatt, Marriott, Qantas, The Points Guy, United Airlines, Virgin Atlantic

5 Things You Can Only Experience on Virgin America, While It Lasts

Slowly but surely, America’s long time favorite airline is disappearing into the folds of another. Throughout the summer and into next year, Alaska Airlines is incorporating more of Virgin America’s … Read entire article »

Filed under: Alaska Airlines, The Points Guy

Have You Seen the First In-Flight Cannabis Commercial?

  Update 08/31/2017: Alaska responded to our request for comment with this statement: The ad is part of a 30 min program called “Lifestyle 365” that compromises of 10-15 commercials in varying … Read entire article »

Filed under: The Points Guy

How to Get Airline Elite Status Quickly

When it comes to airline elite status, things have changed quite a bit over the last few years. Delta and United made enormous changes to their award-mileage and elite-qualification programs … Read entire article »

Filed under: Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta, Southwest, The Points Guy, United Airlines