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Delta and Virgin Atlantic Increase Summer Flying

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Delta and Virgin Atlantic have announced that they will begin increasing their summer flying starting this weekend. They will offering up to 39 return trans-Atlantic flights a day between the U.K. and 15 destinations across North America. Highlights of the new summer service include: Virgin Atlantic is launching a second daily service between Los Angeles and…

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Delta Adds More Partner Award Availability Online: Aerolineas Argentinas

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Delta has been adding more functionality to their website including the ability to book more partner airline awards online. The latest update is that you can now book partner awards from Aerolineas Argentinas on Delta.com. You used to be only be able to book these over the phone, but it appears that you can now book…

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Delta First Class Breakfast Quiche

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Eating a plane isn’t always idea. Menu choices are sparse and you generally only have one or maybe two options. This Delta First Class Breakfast menu was new and sounded good, so I had to try it . On this flight from the New York Area an old Boeing 717-200 plane, Delta served two options, and my selection good.…

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How To Tell You Are On Northwest Airlines Plane In First Class Seat

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Delta Airlines got approval to purchase Northwest Airlines in 2008. Since then they’ve gotten rid of a bunch of things I liked about Northwest including their Japan Award booking site, their award booking engine, cookies, and a number of other things. But you can still feel at home in an old Northwest Airlines plane if…

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Redeem Delta SkyMiles for GOL Awards Online Now

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Delta has been adding more functionality to their website including the ability to book more partner airline awards online. The latest update is that you can now book partner awards from GOL airlines on Delta.com. Redeem Delta SkyMiles for GOL Awards Online Now GOL has hubs in Sao Paulo, Brazil; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (GIG); and Brasilia,…

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Delta Offering Domestic Awards for 10,000 SkyMiles Each-Way

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Earlier today, we wrote about Delta’s New SkyMiles Announcement, but one point I want to highlight is that they are now offering domestic awards starting at just 10,000 SkyMiles each-way. Per Delta, new One-Way Award tickets beginning as low as 10,000 miles plus taxes and fees, available through Dec. 31, 2015 for travel in select U.S., Mexican and Caribbean markets.…

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Delta Makes New SkyMiles Announcement

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More news from Delta regarding changes to SkyMiles program were announced today. Delta has announced that they are making several improvements to their SkyMiles program, this comes after the recent removal of their award chart, which has disappointed and frustrated Delta customers. Delta Makes New SkyMiles Announcement Details of the changes to Delta’s SkyMiles program include: (from Delta’s press…

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LGA Flights Suspended After Delta MD-80 Skids Off Runway, Hits A Fence In Snowy Weather

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According to the FAA, New York’s LaGuardia (LGA) airport is closed until 6:59pm tonight due to an ‘AIRCRAFT INCIDENT’ this morning at 11:09am. LGA Flights Suspended After Delta MD-80 Skids Off Runway, Hits A Fence In Snowy Weather According to the New York Daily News: A plane landing at LaGuardia Airport skidded off a snowy…

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Enhancements: United Club’s New Food Sounds Exactly Like Delta Skyclub’s Old Food

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Yesterday United Airlines announced that it would be upgrading its United Club experience by focusing on hospitality, customer service, and “new and improved” complimentary food options focusing on variety, quality and freshness of the food served in the 49 United Clubs around the world. United Club’s New Food Sounds Exactly Like Delta Skyclub’s Old Food…

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Advanced Frequent Flyer Trivia: Guy Walks Onto Plane – Who Is He?

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Here’s a more advanced frequent flyer trivia question. One that frequent flyers will no doubtely know the answer but may stump the average traveler. I was surprised how easy it was to know the answer. So here we go. A guy walks on to a plane. Who is he? Here are some factoids to help…

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Adding 15,000 Delta MQMs To Your Account

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Earning Delta Elite Status comes a lot faster when you consistently add 10,000 to 15,000 Delta MQMs to your account. The easiest way to elite status and to add MQMs to your account is through the Miles Boost promotion with the Delta Reserve Card or the Delta Platinum SkyMiles Card from American Express once you hit the spending threshold. But…

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If This Is Delta Upgrade I Want A Downgrade

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I’m not sure I ever thought I’d say that. But if this is a Delta upgrade I’d like a downgrade. Earlier in the year Delta announced a big enhancement for their international fleet. They also announced improvements to their domestic fleet’s wifi system. Air-to-ground Technology Improvements Short-haul domestic aircraft in Delta’s fleet with air-to-ground systems…

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Another Targeted Delta Promotion: 2 Free Checked Bags Plus 10% Off Flights

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Delta Air Lines just launched a new targeted promotion for those flyers who live in Alaska. Alaska residents who fly Delta will receive 10% off their flights to/from Alaska plus 2 free checked bags everytime they fly. This seems to be a continued battle against Alaska Airlines to win over flyers. Promotion Details: Look at that—you’re…

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