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Delta’s Premium Select Cabin and How Some Passengers Got a Free Upgrade

Delta has rolled out their new international Premium Economy cabin product, called Delta Premium Select. This will be offered on their A350 aircraft, which begins service between Detroit and Tokyo-Narita starting the end of October. Once Delta takes delivery of more A350 aircarfts, you’ll see Premium Select on flights from Detroit to both Seoul and Beijing.…

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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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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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Emotional Support Dog Attacks Delta Passenger Onboard

An emotional support dog attacked another passenger at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International airport on a Delta flight bound for San Diego. This happened onboard a 737-900 aircraft prior to pushback as the dog bit a fellow coach passenger causing a bloody scene onboard ultimately resulting in the passenger to be taken to the hospital. Emotional Support…

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How to Earn 130,000 Bonus Delta SkyMiles with Two Cards

For a limited time, Delta has doubled the sign-up bonuses on two of their cards just in time for the summer. 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 American Express you…

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Delta Giving Away Free Doughnuts All Summer Long

I just posted Free Krispy Kreme Doughnut, but here is another awesome deal! #DeltaAmexPerks definitely knows the way to my heart. They have offered cardholders of one of the Delta SkyMiles Cards, like the Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express great free perks before and now is no different. Delta Giving Away Free Doughnuts All Summer Long The…

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Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse Access for Platinum and Diamond Medallions

Delta has announced a nice enhancement for Platinum Medallion members flying to/from London allowing them to access Virgin Atlantic Clubhouses regardless of which cabin they’re flying in on Delta or Virgin Atlantic. Diamond Medallions have received access earlier this year. With this change, Platinum Medallion members including a guest who are traveling on Delta or…

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Why Delta Wouldn’t Release a German Shepherd in Guatemala for 33 Hours

Delta Air Lines is being accused of holding “hostage” a german shepherd dog, Bunny, by bureaucracy and paperwork as the dog was traveling to Guatemala and somehow the dog was separated from her certifications, meaning that in order to be released, Delta would require the owner to pay an additional $3,000. Per the New York Post, A…

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Amazing 70,000 and 60,000 Delta SkyMiles Sign-Up Bonuses

For a limited time, Delta has doubled the sign-up bonuses on two of their cards just in time for the summer. 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. Amazing 70,000 and 60,000 Delta SkyMiles Sign-Up…

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Good News For Delta Upgrades

If you fly Delta a lot like I do, you know that Medallions are assigned a seat with an upgrade, even if it is  one that you don’t prefer, as an example, a middle seat. In an effort to focus on customer choice, today Delta introduced new options for Delta customers. These include “those who purchased tickets via third parties, can…

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Delta Oversold Flight Compensation; Maximum Amount You Can Bid Online

Delta has upped their voluntary denied boarding compensation to nearly $10,000 By Giving Up Your Seat on Delta, after United Airlines Passenger Dragged Off Plane Due To Oversell. Delta solicits volunteers on their oversold flights at time of check-in on their website currently (mobile check-in does not support this at this time). Checking in for…

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Delta’s Aggressive Upsell Approach Means Less Medallion Upgrades

If you’re a SkyMiles member and have logged into your SkyMiles account lately to view any of your upcoming itineraries, you’ll notice that Delta has rolled out their new upsell program which is designed to upsell passengers to either Comfort + and First/Business Class online, both on the reservation page as well as on the seat…

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Earn Bonus SkyMiles with Delta and Lyft Partnership

Delta and Lyft have announced a new partnership, where SkyMiles members can earn SkyMiles when taking Lyft rides. They’ll earn one mile per dollar spent on Lyft, and three SkyMiles per dollar spent on rides to/from the airport during the initial launch. Earn Bonus SkyMiles with Delta and Lyft Partnership If you are new to Lyft, you…

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