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American Airlines Announces Several New Routes in 2019

American Airlines announced they’ll be launching 18 new domestic and international routes in 2019 as well as additional seats from Dallas Ft. Worth to Paris and Madrid. Highlights include a new destination — Kalispell, Montana (FCA) and a return to Halifax, Nova Scotia (YHZ). This comes on the heels of United Airlines Announce Several New SFO International Routes…

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United Airlines Announce Several New SFO International Routes

United Airlines announced several new additional international routes as well as added service from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in 2019. Highlights include new nonstop year-round service to Toronto, Canada as well as and Melbourne, Australia. United plans to offer seasonal service to New Delhi, as well as a second daily flight between San Francisco and…

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Delta Expands Boston with Several New Domestic Routes

Delta announced they would be launching new non-stop service between Boston and several new cities including Chicago O’Hare (ORD), Newark-Liberty International (EWR) Washington National Airport (DCA); and Cleveland (CLE) next year. Per Delta, Delta is expanding its Boston Logan International Airport service with new multiple daily nonstop flights to four top markets from Boston: Chicago O’Hare (ORD),…

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Delta Basic Economy Award Tickets, New Amex Centurion Lounge, Hilton Honors Gold Status

Martini Review of the Week:  It’s Saturday and it’s time for the Martini Review of the Week. Take a look at this week’s top news, deals, and reviews below. Delta Air Lines is curently testing Basic Economy award tickets on select routes, which include all flights to/from Charleston, SC (CHS) within the United States and Canada. Additionally,…

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American Airlines Adds Zoes Kitchen Items Onboard

Earlier this month, American Airlines rolled out new food-for-sale menu items inspired by fast-casual Mediterranean restaurant Zoës Kitchen. Some of the new items include, a breakfast sandwich on a waffle brioche bun, the Zoës Gruben signature turkey sandwich, a grilled chicken wrap and a hummus dip. These items will be available for purchase on most…

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Delta Air Lines Testing Basic Economy Award Tickets on Select Routes

Earlier this year we wrote about Are Delta Basic Economy SkyMiles Award Tickets Coming? and it’s finally starting to be implemented on select routes. Delta has started testing Basic Economy award tickets on select domestic routes, with plans to roll them out on a widespread basis in the coming months. All Standard Basic Economy Rules Will Apply…

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Delta Selling Medallion Qualifying Miles, Segments, and More

Delta has launched their Elevate Your Status promotion again this year, where Medallion members who are short Medallion Qualifying Miles, Segments, or Dollars can purchase them to maintain status. You’ll be able to purchase between 1,000 and 12,500 Medallion Qualification Miles and between 3 and 18 Medallion Qualification Segments (MQSs) that will post to their…

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Delta Expands Pre-Select Meals for Delta One Business Class Passengers

Delta announced they’ve rolled out their Pre-Select Meal option to include all international and domestic Delta One routes effective December 6, 2018. With these changes, Delta One business class passengers flying to/from the U.S. and Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia and South America as well as on all long-haul domestic routes where Delta One routes will be able…

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Earn Hilton Honors Gold Elite Status after 4 Stays

Hilton Honors is running a fast track promotion where you can earn Hilton Gold status after just four stays within 90 days for traveler of Travel and Transport, (or anyone who is able to register for the offer). They’ve offered similar promotions in the past, so be sure to register if you’re looking to earn Hilton Gold status. You can…

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American Express Platinum Benefits, Details of Marriott Bonvoy, World of Hyatt Loyalty Alliance

Martini Review of the Week:  It’s Saturday and it’s time for the Martini Review of the Week. Take a look at this week’s top news, deals, and reviews below. The Platinum Card from American Express has an annal fee of $550, however it does include numerous benefits that far outweigh this price. Depending on your lifestyle…

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Fly Delta’s A350 Aircraft Domestically from Atlanta to Seattle

Last year, Delta Air Lines launched their inaugural A350 service from Detroit (DTW) to Tokyo Nartia (NRT). Since then it’s been expanded on several international routes including one of their four daily flights from Detroit to Amsterdam. However for those looking to fly onboard this aircraft and don’t have any transoceanic flights coming up, you’re in luck…

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World of Hyatt and Small Luxury Hotels Loyalty Alliance

We shared news of Hyatt & Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH) Loyalty Alliance, where World of Hyatt members will be able to earn and redeem World of Hyatt points at participating SLH hotels when members book through Hyatt channels. World of Hyatt and Small Luxury Hotels Loyalty Alliance As a follow-up to the initial announcement,…

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