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Delta Adding Starbucks Coffee to All Flights Starting Feb 1st

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A few years ago, Delta rolled out Starbucks coffee on their transcontinental flights between New York (JFK) and Los Angeles and San Francisco. Starting February 1st, Delta will be adding Starbucks coffee on all their flights. They will over Starbucks Pike Place Roast as well as Starbucks VIA Instant decaf coffee. Delta Adding Starbucks Coffee…

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Free 2 Month Delta Sky Club Membership (Targeted)

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Delta is offering a targeted promotion to some New York and Boston based flyers who have flown on the Delta shuttle recently to sign-up for a  complimentary 2 month Delta Sky Club membership through April 16, 2015. Free 2 Months Delta Sky Club Membership Experience the benefits of Delta Sky Club® membership when you register for 60-day…

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Credible Bomb Threat Gets Southwest And Delta Flights Escorted to ATL By NORAD Jets

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WSB TV-2 in Atlanta is reporting that two separate flights – Southwest Airlines flight 2492, coming in from Milwaukee (MKE) and Delta Airlines flight 1156 from Portland, Oregon (PDX) – were escorted into Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL) this afternoon by NORAD jets because of ‘credible bomb threats’ against each flight. Credible Bomb Threat Gets Southwest…

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First Threeway In Delta Sky Club: Delta Terminal C Sky Club

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The Delta Terminal C Sky Club is tucked away near gate C 37. It’s almost hard to spot as  the entrance is slightly hidden behind a food snack kiosk. But if you know what you are looking for you’ll find it near gate C 37, one of Delta’s newer Sky Club’s in the Atlanta airport.…

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Delta Negative Transcon Upgrade Devaluation for Platinum Medallions

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Per Delta Points, Delta is taking away Platinum Medallion upgrades on Transon routes between New York (JFK) and Los Angeles and San Francisco for Platinum Medallions. This means that the only people who will be added to the upgrade list on these routes will be Diamond Medallions on paid fare with no companions in the reservation.…

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Best Delta Credit Cards And Others To Use With Delta

If you are like me, you’re always trying to maximize the amount of airline miles you earn whether its flying, staying in a hotel, renting a car or using a credit card. In this post, we’ll share some of the best Delta Credit Cards and best reward Credit Cards to use when you book a Delta…

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Delta 10,000 Miles 1-way To Florida Limited Time (Targeted)

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Looking to book a flight to sunny Florida to escape the cold? Check out the following email that I received from Delta last night. Calling all Gold, Platinum and Delta Reserve SkyMiles® Credit Card Members: this sale is for you. Enjoy an exclusive two-day head start on Award Travel deals to exciting destinations in the sunshine state.…

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Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express Review

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It’s the beginning of 2015, which means now is the best time to get look at your credit card strategy and maximize earning points and miles as well as status with credit cards. In this credit card review series, we are taking a look at some of the credit cards in the travel space and share…

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Delta First Class Breakfast Burrito

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Good morning all you Delta Flyers out there. And a good morning to all you Delta haters as well. It’s another day, and if you have another flight on the books, that may mean there is another Delta breakfast option to melt your mouth. In the past, we’ve shared Delta’s First Class Lox Croissant Breakfast, Delta’s First Class Omelette, another…

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Backstage Tour Of LAX Sky Club Renovations – VIP Area?

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I recently found myself in LAX and with time to kill on my hands. At first I had some drinks with friends and a nice view. Then I took to twitter, found one of the best places to eat in the LAX airport and had a nice burger and martini on my 5 hour layover. But…

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Did You Win Delta Silver Status Through Our Giveaway?

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We decided to give Points, Miles & Martinis readers a chance to enter and possibly win the 1 Delta Silver Medallion status we ran a contest to give away. Read below to learn who won the Delta Silver Medallion status. Delta’s Choice Benefit allows Delta Platinum members and Delta Diamond members to select gifts each year from…

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When Delta’s $600 Bump Isn’t Enough

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The “bump” in airline frequent flyer speak means free money. If a flight is oversold, they voluntarily “bump” flyers from the flight in exchange for flight vouchers good for future flights. Some people book flights just for the prospect of getting a “bump” from a flight. When Delta’s $600 Bump Isn’t Enough On this particular…

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Best Place To Eat At LAX Airport…And Best Martini

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What do you do on a 5 hour layover in Los Angeles International Airport? Search the airport for a good place to eat, catch up with friends and drink, of course. But if you aren’t a regular visitor to the Los Angeles Airport, where do you go? The first stop might be to consult twitter and…

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Delta to Launch New Service from Los Angeles to Shanghai

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Delta just announced that they would be launching new service between Los Angeles and Shanghai starting July 9, 2015 onboard a Boeing 777-200LR aircraft with 37  seats in BusinessElite, 36 seats in Economy Comfort and 218 seats in Economy class. Delta to Launch New Service from Los Angeles to Shanghai Per Delta, “Delta’s new nonstop service provides our business…

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Delta 757-200 Flat-Bed Positioning Route

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I need to give a quick update regarding the Delta Routes With New Delta Transcon 757-200 Flat-Beds because it seems Delta is running their 757-200 on positioning flights on odd days. Similar to how they are running an odd 757 with lie-flat seats to Raleigh, North Carolina, they are running these 757-200’s on seemingly positioning flights,…

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