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Man Kicked Off Delta After Bathroom Emergency

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Here we go again, the last couple weeks there have been some pretty bad examples of customer service onboard airlines like the United incident. Now Delta has an episode and it is all caught on video. A man, Kima Hamilton flying from Atlanta to Milwaukee was asked not to use the restroom while the flight was awaiting takeoff. When…

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Delta Adds More New Routes from Boston

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Delta announced they would be launching new non-stop service between Boston and several new cities including Austin, Texas; Kansas City, Mo.; Jacksonville, Fla.; Buffalo, N.Y.; and Norfolk, Va, as part of their plan to continue expanding in Boston. Per Delta, Delta customers in Greater Boston will have more flights and new destinations this summer as the airline…

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Delta SkyBonus 10K Points Offer

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The Delta SkyBonus program is a rewards program that allows businesses to earn rewards for their employee travel. Along with normal accrual rates for flights, they run special targeted promotions for specific accounts. Delta SkyBonus 10K Points Offer There is a new Sky bonus promotion for opening a free Delta airline business account. Enroll with code…

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Claiming 15,000 Delta Medallion Qualifying Miles To Earn Status Faster

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Did you know that if you have the Delta Reserve Credit Card from American Express and spend within certain thresholds per year, you can get a big boost towards your Delta Medallion Qualifying Miles? This can really help you earn Delta status much faster which is one reason I carry the card! I have had this card for…

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Female Passenger Smacks Delta Air Lines Ticket Agent

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The past few weeks, we’ve seen the police involved when a United Airlines Passenger Dragged Off Plane Due To Oversell, then the airline found itself in more hot water with United Airlines Now Kicks Off Wedding Couple from Plane.  The latest passenger/airline debacle comes to Delta as a passenger smacks an airline ticket agent in Indianapolis. It appears the…

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Discounted Delta SkyMiles Award Tickets to South America

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Delta has launched a SkyMiles award sale, where you can book discounted award tickets, starting at 50,000 SkyMiles roundtrip to South America, when you book now by April 19, 2017 for travel between August 1 through November 16, 2017. Destinations include Brazil, Chile, Argentina, and Peru. Promotional Details:  Origins & Destinations | Award deals on flights between select U.S. 48 cities…

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Score Almost $10,000 By Giving Up Your Seat on Delta

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When it comes to oversold flights and passengers giving up their seats for either other passengers or deadheading crew, we’ve heard a lot in the news lately on How To Score $11,000 in Oversold Bump Vouchers when a family bumped three times on Delta last weekend. We also heard how a United Airlines Passenger Dragged Off Plane Due To Oversell and…

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Did You Get Your 20,000 Delta Bonus Miles?

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Last week, we told you about how Delta would be Offering Generous Compensation For Weather Delays/Cancellations. If you were impacted by last weeks storms and Delta delays, check your email for the subject: Subject: We’re Sorry. Here Are 20,000 Bonus Miles My email came last night. See below for a copy of my email. Did You Get…

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Delta Offering Generous Compensation For Weather Delays/Cancellations

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Last week, Delta Air Lines cancelled thousands of flights following severe weather in Atlanta that impacted Delta their entire operation across the system. This was due to not having their crews and aircrafts in place to restart the operation coupled by the fact that flights were already full for Spring Break travel, making rebooking customers nearly impossible. Last…

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Delta’s Latest Enhancement to Medallion Upgrade Policy

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Delta has always had a very generous Medallion upgrade program, offering unlimited complimentary Medallion upgrades if First Class seats were available, compared to other airlines which require 500 mile upgrades. However, with Delta upgrades clearing in advance have been less common, and gate upgrades for Medallions seem the norm these days. With gate upgrades, it’s always…

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Delta First Class Lunch Sandwich DTW-DEN

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After a successful $800 bump opportunity on Delta, I was rebooked in through Detroit, and fortunate as a Platinum Medallion, I cleared a battlefield upgrade at the gate, for my afternoon flight from Detroit to Denver, meaning I would also get to see Delta’s new Alessi-designed serviceware, which launched April 1st. You can also view our recent…

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Earn 1,000 Bonus Delta SkyMiles Per New Partner

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Delta is offering a nice promotion where you can earn 1,000 bonus SkyMiles with each new participating partner you use through Friday, June 30, 2017. You need to register for this promotion. The term “New” refers to a partner the member has not earned miles with during the period from March 24, 2016 to March 23, 2017. Earn 1k…

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