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Boeing 777X to Debut in 2020 Despite Order Struggles

Boeing will be debuting their Boeing 777X aircraft in 2020, which will be able accommodate as many as 425 passengers. However, the airplane manufacture is struggling with orders for this new plane. Per CNN Money, The biggest names in global air travel have signed up for Boeing’s enormous new 777X airliner. But nearly all of them are facing…

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United Airlines Expands Flights to Hawaii

United Airlines announced it would be increasing their service to Hawaii this year, offering a total of 40 daily flights between the mainland and the islands. All cities including Honolulu (HNL), Hilo (ITO), Kona (KOA), Lihue (LIH), and Maui (OGG) can expect to see an increase in service over the course of this year. Per United, Beginning December 20, United will…

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Hotel Review W Los Angeles – West Beverly Hills

The W Los Angeles – West Beverly Hills is a SPG Category 6 property meaning free night awards start at 20,000 Starpoints per night. You can find decent weekend rates here for around $250 per night, meaning paying makes more sense than redeeming point. The hotel is located in Westwood within walking distance to Westwood Village with lots of shops…

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Discounted Delta SkyMiles Awards to Canada from 18,000 SkyMiles Roundtrip

Delta has launched a SkyMiles award sale, where you can book discounted award tickets, starting at 18,000 SkyMiles roundtrip to Canada, when you book now through June 14, 2017 for travel between September 26 – November 14, 2017. Looking for a way to rack up some SkyMiles easily? Check out the Amazing 70,000 and 60,000 Delta SkyMiles Sign-Up…

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Earn 100,000 Bonus American Airlines AAdvantage Miles

American Airlines has announced their latest Buy Miles promotion, which is running now through June 30, 2017, where you can earn up to 100,000 bonus American Airlines AAdvantage miles. With this new offer if you wanted to buy 150,000 American AAdvantage miles, meaning you’d receive the 100,000 bonus, for a total of 250,000 miles for $4,311…

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Earn 130,000 Bonus Delta SkyMiles With These Two Cards!

You can score 130,000 bonus Delta SkyMiles by signing up and meeting the minimum spending on two cards! For a limited time, with the Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express you’ll now earn 60,000 bonus miles after spending $3,000 in the first 4 months plus a $50 Delta statement credit. Additionally, with the Platinum Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from…

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Did an Exploding iPad Cause an EgyptAir A320 to Crash?

Investigations are currently ongoing about what caused an EgyptAir A320 aircraft enroute from Paris to Cairo to crash killing 66 passengers last year. New discoveries turn to whether the first officer was charging his iPad in an incorrect socket in the cockpit causing it to explode bringing down the aircraft. Per the Daily Mail, The EgyptAir plane…

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American Airlines Expands Premium Economy, Coach Passenger Tries to Steal My Seat, Delta One Business Class LAX-JFK Review

If you’re looking to earn free airline miles and free hotel nights for your next trip, check out out our Favorite Airline and Hotel Credit Cards. Some current offers include 60,000 American Airlines AAdvantage Miles as well as 2 free nights at any Hyatt hotel in the world. Martini Review of the Week:  It’s Saturday and it’s time for the Martini Review of the…

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When Is The Best Time to Board when Flying in a Premium Cabin?

On a recent transcontinental flight, boarding began 50 minutes prior to departure starting with business class passengers (as this was a two cabin aircraft). I boarded with the premium cabin and took my seat and waited… and waited… and waited… About 5 minutes prior to pushback were pre-departure beverages brought. This was on a 757…

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Deal Alert: Cheap Flights to Europe Under $400

Fly to Paris or Milan this fall on the cheap thanks to several great fare deals on American Airlines from several US gateway cities including New York, Boston, Los Angeles, and San Francisco in several months including August, September, October, and November of 2017. Keep in mind these cheap fares can be a great way for racking up elite qualifying…

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Lounge Review: Delta Sky Club LAX Terminal 2

On a recent trip back to New York from Los Angeles, I decided to stop in the Delta Sky Club at Terminal 2 at LAX, which had recently been taken over by Delta when they moved terminals. Previously, this was the Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge at LAX. As a Delta One Business Class LAX-JFK passenger I was able to access…

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Delta One Transcontinental Business Class for 45,000 SkyMiles Each-Way

After my Flight Review: Delta One Business Class LAX-JFK, I noticed that Delta had quietly removed the premium pricing they used to charge on Delta One Transcontinental Business Class awards. With this change, it appears that they have now reduced the amount of their low-level awards to 45,000 SkyMiles each-way, though Delta doesn’t publish award charts anymore. Checking several months…

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American Express Membership Rewards 25% Transfer Bonus To Hawaiian Airlines

American Express has launched their latest partner transfer bonus, and this one is a 25% transfer bonus through June 21, 2017 when transferring American Express Membership Rewards to Hawaiian Airlines HawaiianMiles . Hawaiian Airlines has long been a partner of American Express, however, it’s been about a year since we’ve seen a transfer bonus, so I’m pleased to hear that…

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American Airlines Flight Attendant Arrested After Restroom Video Recordings

An American Airlines flight attendant was arrested at Phoenix Sky Harbor as he has been charged with voyeurism after taking videos of men and boys using public restrooms. It’s unconfirmed whether he is still employed with the airline at this time. American Airlines Flight Attendant Arrested After Restroom Video Recordings Per ABC 15 News, A Phoenix-based American…

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American Airlines Expands Premium Economy to Boeing 777-200s

American Airlines plans to expand their Premium Economy product to their Boeing 777-200s starting this summer, as it’s currently only offered on a select B787-900 aircraft. Once completed, American will offer Premium Economy on nearly 20 international routes. Premium Economy is its own class of service that is between Business Class and the Main Cabin. It features a…

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Will JetBlue Airways Start Transatlantic Flying?

JetBlue Airways has long been considering adding transatlantic flights, and it’s only a matter of time before they announce their plans. When you look at their aircraft on order, they’d be able to convert orders of the Airbus A321neo to A321LRs making them eligible for transatlantic flying. If someone should be worried, it should be Delta…

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