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Earn Triple SkyMiles With Airbnb — Plus 2,000 Bonus SkyMiles For New Guests

You can earn triple SkyMiles per United States dollar or foreign equivalent spent on on all qualifying eligible stays with Airbnb worldwide through Wednesday, October 31, 2018 if you book your reservations here by Tuesday, October 31, 2017 — this excludes taxes and fees — and if you are a new guest of Airbnb, you can save $25.00 off of your first stay while also earning up to a maximum of 2,000 bonus SkyMiles.

With no…

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One Example of How Lifetime Elite Status Can Be a Disadvantage

When I saw Delta status match as the title of this discussion on FlyerTalk, I figured it was yet another request on how to get Delta Air Lines to match the elite level status of another frequent flier loyalty program…

…but FlyerTalk member Dk511 appears to be in a rather unique situation…

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Earn Up to 1,000 Bonus SkyMiles by Shopping for Back to School 2017

Effective through Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 11:59:59 in the evening Eastern Daylight Time, you can earn up to 1,000 bonus Delta Air Lines SkyMiles — in addition to the standard SkyMiles earned — during the Back to School Bonus campaign at the SkyMiles Shopping portal by spending the following minimum amounts of money for shopping for qualifying purchases on your favorite products from hundreds of participating retailers…

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Former Delta CEO Richard Anderson Named President and CEO of Amtrak

Richard H. Anderson has been named the next president and chief executive officer of Amtrak who will eventually replace Wick Moorman, who is the current chief executive officer — and Wednesday, July 12, 2017 will be the first day on which Anderson reports to Amtrak.

“To ensure a smooth transition, Anderson will serve in a co-CEO capacity with current CEO Wick Moorman through Dec. 31, 2017, at which time Moorman will become an advisor to the company”, according to…

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Delta Air Lines in Final Jeopardy!

No, no, no — Delta Air Lines is not in trouble, to my knowledge. Rather, the answer posed by Alex Québec — er…I mean Alex Trebek — as host for the venerable game show Jeopardy! during an episode which aired on broadcast television yesterday, Monday, June 19, 2017 was as follows…

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Increased Security and Elimination of Fees for Delta Air Lines Buddy Pass Program

Several fees will be eliminated from the buddy pass program of Delta Air Lines; while security enhancements will be integrated to the program via technology in order to increase the overall competitiveness and flexibility of the pass travel program of Delta Air Lines while providing its business with increased protection, according to an announcement which was released on Friday, May 19, 2017.

Once the technology is in place in 2018, the following requirements are expected to be in effect pertaining to buddy passes…

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Official Statement Regarding Family Booted From Airplane Issued From Delta Air Lines

A family of four — comprised of Brittany and Brian Schear with two children who are one and two years of age — were booted off of an airplane which operated as Delta Air Lines flight 2222 in Maui prior to departing for Los Angeles on Sunday, April 23, 2017; and video of the incident predictably became viral.

The following official statement was issued yesterday from Delta Air Lines regarding the incident in question…

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