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Southwest Airlines to Add More LaGuardia and Washington Reagan (DCA) Flights

Southwest Airlines will be adding more flights out of New York’s LaGuardia (LGA) and Ronald Reagan Washington National (DCA) airports this fall, as a result of the airline receiving several new slots at both of these airports. Due to airport congestion, both airports are currently slot restricted, however Alaska Airlines will be ending service to…

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American Airlines Employee Prison Sentence for Sneaking through TSA Security

An American Airlines employee is sentenced to 14 months in prison, after attempting to sneak through TSA airport security at Charlotte Douglas International Airport. The incident occurred back on March 30, 2017 in the late afternoon as Jordan Moore, tried to go through TSA-Pre-Check though he didn’t qualify. The airline employee was not eligible as his boarding pass…

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Flight Review: Delta One Business Class JFK-LAX

Delta announced Delta One Business Class Expanding to More US Domestic Routes, with New York (JFK) to Seattle (SEA) and New York (JFK) to San Diego starting on April 1, 2018. Then, New York (JFK) to Las Vegas will also become a premium Delta One business class route starting on May 1, 2018. They’ve also added Delta Medallion Upgrades…

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JetBlue Airways Flight Attendants to Unionize, Will Onboard Service Change?

JetBlue Airways flight attendants voted to unionize as over 66% voted yes to be represented by the Transport Workers Union. The next step, will be a negotiation between the flight attendants and the airline on new work rules, pay, benefits and more. JetBlue Airways Flight Attendants to Unionize While it may be considered a win for…

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Horrible: Southwest Airlines Engine Failure Causes Passenger Death

Some extremely tragic news today after one passenger lost their life, after a Southwest Airlines flight from New York (LGA) to Dallas Love Field made an emergency landing in Philadelphia after the left engine failed onboard the Boeing 737-700 aircraft. It’s unclear what caused the engine failure at this time, however a full investigation is…

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Increased Delta Flights to Europe for Winter

Delta announced increase service to Europe this winter with the following routes: New York-JFK to Lisbon; Los Angeles to Paris and Amsterdam; Indianapolis to Paris; Orlando to Amsterdam. Delta will be discontinuing their Newark Liberty International Airport to Paris-Charles de Gaulle route effective Oct. 27, due to poor performance. See Delta and Virgin Atlantic Expand Network for Summer Travel and Delta SkyMiles to Europe Best…

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Delta SkyBonus 15K Points Offer

The Delta SkyBonus program is a rewards program that allows businesses to earn rewards for their employee travel. Along with normal accrual rates for flights, they run special targeted promotions for specific accounts. There appears to be a bonus offer available with promotion code right now. Delta SkyBonus 15K Points Offer If you are looking for…

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Delta Choice Benefits for Platinum Medallions

Delta offers Platinum and Diamond Medallion members choice benefits, up qualifying for Medallion status at these two levels. Platinum Medallions receive one choice, whereas Diamonds get to choose three benefits. Delta Choice Benefits for Platinum Medallions I wrote How I Plan to Earn Delta Platinum Medallion Status through 2020, and have since qualified for Platinum Medallion…

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Delta Award Cancellation Policy for SkyMiles Redemptions

Sometimes the unexpected happens in life and you need to cancel a Delta booked award trip. When this happens, numerous factors including elite status will have an impact of the fees and even if your SkyMiles can be redeposited. If you’re looking to redeem your credit card points or Delta SkyMiles miles for free flights, we recommend…

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American Airlines Adding 47 Boeing 787 Aircraft to Fleet

American Airlines just announced they’ll be adding 47 new Boeing 787 aircraft to their fleet. The breakdown will be 22 B787-8s and 25 B787-9s, all equipped with GE’s GEnx-1B engine. When added to their previous Dreamliner order, will bring American to a total of 89 Boeing 787 aircraft once all are delivered, as of currently…

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SkyMiles Shopping, How to Earn Bonus Delta SkyMiles

Do you enjoy the convenience of online shipping and like to redeem Delta SkyMiles for award trips? If you answered “yes” to both questions, then it’s a great idea to start using SkyMiles Shopping portal when shopping online. This shopping portal allows you to earn SkyMiles by clicking through to a participating retailer’s website when…

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