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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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Deal Alert: Cheap Flights to Europe for Under $500 Roundtrip

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Looking to head to Europe this year without spending a whole lot of money? Then, you’re in luck, since there are some super cheap fares right now through the end of the year to several cities in Europe including Dublin,  from New York (JFK) to Dublin for around $293 roundtrip right now on Delta for most of the rest of the year. You…

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JetBlue Is Investing In This Cool Startup

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JetBlue Technology Ventures, a subsidiary of JetBlue Airways, is betting that a new startup will dramatically improve ground transportation at airports. According to JetBlue, “JetBlue Technology Ventures will invest in Mozio, a four-year old startup that helps “connect customers, local companies, and global travel brands to enable a stress free experience in booking travel to and…

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