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This Airline Is About to Receive Delivery of Airbus’ New A350

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We’ve all heard about Boeing’s carbon fiber 787 aircraft, but there is a competitor in town: the Airbus A350. China Airlines is the latest airline, in addition to Qatar Airways and Thai Airways, to take advantage of the advanced aircraft. China Airlines is set to take delivery of the jet during the third quarter of 2016. The carbon…

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Deal Alert: Los Angeles to Miami for $99 Nonstop (Each-way)

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Looking to head between Los Angeles and Miami this fall on the cheap? Well now you can thanks to some cheap nonstop flights on American Airlines with non-stop flights starting at $99 (including taxes and fees) each-way between Los Angeles (LAX) and Miami (MIA). You can search for these cheap flights & book on Orbitz or search Google Flights, they are available primarily in September, October, and November of…

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Newest Airline To Offer Service to Atlanta, Fares from $47

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Earlier this summer, we wrote about rumblings of this airline returning to Atlanta, and it seems like they are now true. JetBlue Airways announced that they would be launching service to Atlanta starting on March 30, 2017. The new service will intially be offered from Boston to Atlanta, however expect to see  Fort Lauderdale, New York JFK, and Orlando…

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Earn Delta Gold Medallion After Two Roundtrips (Targeted)

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Delta has launched yet targeted fast-track promotion, which allows new SkyMiles members in Seattle to earn Gold Medallion status through January 31, 2017 after taking two round-flights through November 30, 2016. Note the flights must depart from SEA. In addition, you can earn 5,000 bonus miles. It’s quite clear Delta is really going after the Seattle market and this new offer does just that! Offer Details:…

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Priority Pass Lounge Review: The Lounge at BOS

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The Lounge at Boston-Logan International Airport is located post-security in Terminal C across from Gate C19 and is a Priority Pass lounge, meaning that’d I’d be able to access with my Priority Pass Select Membership, which is a benefit of my Platinum Card from American Express. Terminal C is home to JetBlue Airways, so this is convenient if you’re flying them. The lounge…

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Why These Airlines are Struggling With On-Time Performance

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You won’t believe which airlines are struggling to get planes to their destinations on-time. American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Virgin America, JetBlue Airways and Southwest Airlines. Some 25 percent of flights on the aforementioned airlines were late during the month of June, according to fresh data from the U.S. Department of Transportation. Yes, we can’t believe it either.…

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Here’s Why the Boeing 787 Is a Huge Success

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Things are looking good for the Boeing 787 Dreamliner. Even though the plane, which debuted in 2011, got off to a rocky start with some engine fires, the carbon-fiber plane, is well-liked by airlines and passengers alike. Passengers enjoy the quieter engines, air that’s pressurized at a lower altitude (which makes for more humid air on…

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14 New Lounges Join Priority Pass

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Priority Pass sends out a monthly email announcing their new lounges. It’s nice to see Priority Pass expanding the lounges in their program, which means more lounges for Amex Platinum cardholders like myself to benefit from. We are happy to announce that this month we have added 14 new lounges to our lounge program, including this month’s…

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Deal Alert: Score Cheap $20 Nationwide Flights

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Frontier Airlines has launched a great sale, where you can get one-way fares from several cities for $20. Flights are from several cities nationwide including Atlanta (ATL), Austin (AUS), Charlotte (CLT), Chicago (ORD), Cleveland (CLE), Dallas (DFW), Denver (DEN), Houston (IAH), Kansas City (MCI) and more for which  are good from now through the October 2016, so be sure to check them out!…

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