Avianca Holdings Filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

Avianca Holdings Sociedad Anonima — which includes certain subsidiaries and affiliates of its operations — filed voluntary petitions for reorganization under Chapter 11 in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York on Sunday, May 10, 2020 in an effort to both preserve its businesses for the future and ensure that it emerges from its court-supervised reorganization of its businesses as a highly competitive and successful carrier in South America and North America as it navigates its way through what could very well be a prolonged recovery for both the travel industry and the global economy overall.

The following paragraph was posted at the official Internet web site of Avianca Holdings Sociedad Anonima…

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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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Transfer LifeMiles and Recipient Receives Double the Amount

Through March 17, 2014, for every 1,000 LifeMiles transferred from your account, the recipient will receive a 100 percent bonus with this promotion — capped at a maximum of transferring 75,000 LifeMiles per transaction — by Avianca. The cost to you to transfer your LifeMiles is…

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Second LifeMiles Devaluation Within a Week — Again, With No Notice

If you thought that FlyerTalk members were angry pertaining to the perceived devaluation of the LifeMiles frequent flier loyalty program of Avianca and Taca with the changes to the award redemption chart which occurred last week, then imagine how they now feel about the increased expense with using the cash and miles option…and again, with no advanced warning, announcement or notice. Better yet…

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Changes to LifeMiles Award Chart Again — With No Notice

The award redemption chart for the LifeMiles frequent flier loyalty program of Avianca and Taca has changed recently — and it is not the changes in and of themselves that has sparked heated discussion on FlyerTalk, but rather how the changes were implemented. First, no advanced notice was given about…

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