More Posts On: Airlines

Earn Up to 1,000 Bonus MileagePlus Miles by Shopping for Spring 2018

Effective through Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 11:59:59 in the evening Eastern Daylight Time, you can earn up to 1,000 bonus United Airlines MileagePlus miles — in addition to the standard MileagePlus miles earned — during the Spring Bonus campaign at the MileagePlus 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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Save $50 Today Only With Qatar Airways on Tax Day

Today is the day federal income taxes are due in the United States because April 15 — which is typically the deadline for the submission of documents to the Internal Revenue Service — fell on a Sunday this year…

…and Qatar Airways is offering a special discount which is valid today only through which you can save $50.00 off all fares using promotion code…

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Travel Alert April 2018: Icy and Rainy Weather to Affect Northeastern United States

You would never know that this month is April if you are traveling to, from or through — or live within — the northeastern United States and southeastern Canada, as icy weather, heavy rain and windy conditions will affect the region.

Flurries and cold weather continue to affect the midwestern United States and Canada; but the real travel problems will occur from eastern Ohio eastward.

An icy mix of precipitation is predicted for cities in…

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Travel Alert April 2018: American Airlines Reroutes Some Flights to Asia

If you are traveling as a passenger on an airplane operated by American Airlines from the United States to or from Asia, know that a travel waiver is in effect through Saturday, April 21, 2018; and Saturday, May 5, 2018 is the last day on which tickets must be reissued and rebooked travel must begin without having to pay a fee to change your flight, as that has been waived.

Affected flights are…

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Global Certification Program for Animals Traveling by Airplane Launched

A new standardized global certification program called the Center of Excellence for Independent Validators for Live Animals Logistics — which is designed to improve the safety and welfare of animals traveling via airplane — was launched earlier this month by the International Air Transport Association.

United Airlines has been criticized in recent months due to…

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Has Meet & Seat by KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Failed?

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is at least one airline which offers a social check-in feature called Meet & Seat, where you can find out who will be on your flight — as well as view the Facebook or LinkedIn profile details of other passengers and see where they will be sitting — long before your flight leaves the ground.

Meet & Seat was launched by KLM Royal Dutch Airlines back in 2011 through which you can choose your own neighbor; and…

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Bid to Help Fight Cancer 2018 on Flight Simulator Time, Be a Gate Agent for a Day, Executive Lunch — and Much More

How would you like to be a gate agent for a day — giving announcements over the public address system, scanning boarding passes, and checking passengers in for the flight as just a sample of what you would be doing — at the airport?

Perhaps you see yourself piloting an airplane for two hours by using a flight simulator with which pilots keep themselves trained. Speaking of pilots, you might want to experience a day in the life of a new hired pilot. Want to spend an hour in an air traffic control tower? Would lunch with airline executives be more for your taste and whet your appetite?

These experiences — and many more — are available for auction through…

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Two Years of Free Credit Monitoring Offered by Delta Air Lines Resulting From Cyber Incident

Delta Air Lines is offering you two years of free consumer protection services if you believe that your personal financial information was compromised as a result of what the airline called a “cyber incident” between Tuesday, September 26, 2017 and Thursday, October 12, 2017 — during which certain payment information from customers of Delta Air Lines may have been breached.

Although Delta Air Lines…

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