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Earn 1,500 Bonus AAdvantage Miles by Shopping Spring 2017

Effective through Friday, April 14, 2017 at 11:59:59 in the evening Eastern Standard Time, you can earn 1,500 bonus American Airlines AAdvantage miles — in addition to the standard AAdvantage miles earned — during the 3X Shop Again campaign at the AAdvantage Shopping portal by spending a minimum of…

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Virgin America Name to Cease to Exist in 2019

After what is being called “careful consideration,” the Virgin America name will likely cease to exist as a brand sometime in the year 2019 — exactly when has not yet been determined — as part of the continued integration with Alaska Airlines, which announced the acquisition of the airline almost one year ago and was approved by the Department of Justice of the United States on Tuesday, December 6, 2016.

Virgin America Name to Cease to Exist in 2019

Although the two airlines will adopt the name and logo of Alaska Airlines — whose refreshed branding was unveiled back in January of 2016 — the combined airline…

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Another Bonus Miles Offer From Alitalia

An e-mail message with the title 4,000 miles Welcome Bonus for you was sent to me earlier this afternoon from Programma MilleMiglia, which is the frequent flier loyalty program of Alitalia.

This is another bonus miles offer I received from Alitalia; but unlike the one I received back in Monday, October 27, 2014, there was…

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Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Changes: A Reminder

Alaska Airlines released some announcements three months ago today pertaining to changes within the Mileage Plan frequent flier loyalty program; and this article is more of a reminder of what are those changes — or perhaps you did not already know about them.

A summary of the changes which were announced include…

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Lawsuit Filed by Avianca Shareholder to Stop Investment by United Airlines

A motion has been scheduled for Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at the Supreme Court of the State of New York, New York County for Anil C. Singh — a justice at the court — to hear the case by Kingsland Holdings Limited to block United Continental Holdings, Incorporated from investing approximately $800 million in Avianca Holdings SA as a loan from which United Airlines could benefit in the form of an estimated annual profit of greater than $75 million.

Earlier this week, approximately 25 attorneys piled into court on the motion by the plaintiff for a preliminary injunction.

The lawsuit — which was filed…

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Up to 80 Percent Discount on airberlin topbonus Award Tickets

You can redeem as few as 1,500 topbonus miles for award travel on one-way flights operated by airberlin traveled between Saturday, April 1, 2017 and Sunday, December 17, 2017 — although travel periods vary depending on the chosen route — but you must redeem your topbonus miles by…

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One Reason Why You Might Not Want to Upgrade to Frontier Airlines The WORKS

“I haven’t flown with Frontier Airlines, but I consider them a viable option when I’m looking for an affordable flight. My first Frontier flight will probably be to Denver so I can take advantage of their free lift ticket at Copper Mountain! While researching Frontier’s pricing, I came across the Frontier Airlines the WORKS upgrade package. Basically, the WORKS lets you bundle together a bunch of options to save money compared to if you bought them all individually. So, the question is, should you upgrade to Frontier Airlines the WORKS?”

I also have not flown as a passenger aboard an airplane operated by Frontier Airlines; but a lift ticket at Copper Mountain costs $150.00 for the day — meaning that…

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Updated Travel Alert March 2017: Thousands of Flights Canceled to Northeastern United States

Thousands of flights to the northeastern United States have already been canceled by airlines for today, Monday, March 13, 2017 through Tuesday, March 14, 2017 due to a major winter storm which promises to be the biggest one of the year — ironically, only mere days before Spring arrives.

Here is the breakdown of the airlines which have reported flight cancellations at the time this article was written in this updated travel alert March 2017…

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