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Earn Up to 2,020 Bonus Mileage Plan Miles by Shopping in May 2020

Effective through Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at 11:59:59 in the evening Eastern Daylight Time, you can earn up to 2,020 bonus Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan miles — in addition to the standard Mileage Plan miles earned — during the 2020 Bonus Mile Dash at the Mileage Plan Shopping portal by spending a minimum of $75.00 shopping for each individual qualifying purchase on your favorite products from hundreds of participating retailers…

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Update: Passengers Must Wear Face Coverings or Masks With These Airlines Based in the United States

Steve Cohen — who is a Democratic member of the House of Representatives of the United States serving the ninth district of Tennessee and a senior member of the Aviation Subcommittee of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure — is one of the lawmakers who wrote a letter urging that passengers should be required to use face masks while aboard airplanes to mitigate the spread of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus in air travel to key people who head four departments of the federal government of the United States…

…but action as a result of that letter may not be necessary, as several airlines which are based in the United States have already enacted their own policies of requiring passengers to wear face coverings or masks that cover their mouths and noses while aboard their airplanes.

At the time this article was written, the airlines which have announced these requirements include…

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Earn a Mystery Bonus Mileage Plan Miles by Shopping in April 2020

Effective through Friday, April 17, 2020 at 11:59:59 in the evening Eastern Daylight Time, you can earn bonus Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan miles — in addition to the standard Mileage Plan miles earned — during the Mystery Bonus campaign at the Mileage Plan Shopping portal by spending a minimum of…

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Alaska Airlines Extends Status and Benefits For Everyone: 2019 Novel Coronavirus Pandemic

“Other frequent travel loyalty programs which have not yet implemented similar relaxed extension policies — such as Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan and IHG Rewards Club — should follow suit.”

The paragraph you just read was from this article at The Gate pertaining to United Airlines extending Premier elite level status and benefits for everyone due to the impact on travel by the 2019 Novel Coronavirus pandemic; and Alaska Airlines has announced similar policies, according to…

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Improved Reciprocal Earning of Miles Now in Effect Between American Airlines and Alaska Airlines

Members of both the American Airlines AAdvantage and Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan frequent flier loyalty programs will enjoy reciprocal benefits across both airlines — including the ability to earn miles on the full networks of both airlines…

…and the tables for earning frequent flier loyalty program miles have been released by both airlines; and the reciprocal earning of miles between the AAdvantage and Mileage Plan membership programs became effective as of Wednesday, April 1, 2020.

After their partnership gradually eroded to almost nonexistent during the…

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Miles and Points On Sale — March 20 2020

Sometimes you need an infusion of miles or points to your membership account for whatever reason — perhaps to have enough to redeem for a limited time award as one example — and the best time to purchase miles or points is when they are on sale.

A sale may be a discount on the price required to purchase miles or points — or perhaps the frequent travel loyalty program from whom you are buying the miles or points will match your purchase up to 100 percent, which is another way of reducing the cost of miles or points.

For this edition of miles and points on sale…

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As Low as $198 Round Trip to Hawaii Spring 2020

You can fly as a passenger between the 48 contiguous United States and Hawaii from as low as $99.00 each way — or $198.00 round trip; nonstop flights in some cases; and including all taxes and fees — for travel on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from Tuesday, April 21, 2020 through Wednesday, May 20, 2020 with Alaska Airlines…

…but you must…

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