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Why Reclaiming Medallion Status With Delta Is Not For Everyone

Back on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, Delta Air Lines launched an initiative called Reclaim My Status, which allows you — as a member of the SkyMiles frequent flier loyalty program — to enroll to reclaim your Medallion elite level status if you lost it due to experiencing a major life event…

…but while it sounds like a great idea, some people — such as FlyerTalk member krellboy — are understandably not so sure…

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Decent Delta Air Lines Sale June 2019 For Travel From Atlanta to Select Other Destinations in the United States

Atlanta is not only a major hub of Delta Air Lines; but it is also the home to its headquarters — and therefore customers who are based in the greater Atlanta metropolitan area usually do not have access to the fares and redemption amounts of SkyMiles for travel which customers in other areas enjoy…

…but I received an e-mail message from Delta Air Lines for customers who are based in the greater Atlanta metropolitan area — and the sale fares which were advertised were…

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So What Good are the Weekly SkyMiles Sales, Anyway?

For the first time in years, the weekly SkyMiles sale offered by Delta Air Lines was not highlighted here at The Gate last week — and although some decent deals exist, the main reason was that it was not much of a sale…

…especially for members of the SkyMiles frequent flier loyalty program who are based in Atlanta — which is also the base of the world headquarters of Delta Air Lines — at least, upon first glance.

Let us take a look at the SkyMiles award “sale” for this past week, which should end later today…

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