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First Class Award on Lufthansa Flights No Longer Offered by US Airways Dividend Miles Program

US Airways Dividend Miles frequent flier loyalty program members found out — with no advance notice or official announcement, as far as I can find at this time — that award redemption in the first class cabin on Lufthansa aircraft is no longer available as of January 1, 2013, which was this past Tuesday. While this is not exactly news over which to celebrate, FlyerTalk members are not surprised. FlyerTalk members have reportedly…

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Suites Aboard Singapore Airlines Now Available for Saver Award Redemption — But…

Award redemption bookings for Saver Award seats in the suites cabin aboard Singapore Airlines flights has recently become available for PPS Club members and KrisFlyer frequent flier loyalty program members — a welcome addition to the current options, but for fewer KrisFlyer frequent flier loyalty program miles. If you have never flown as a passenger aboard the Airbus A380 aircraft in the suites cabin, it is an experience where you have your own private…

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Downgraded From Paid First Class to Economy Class

Imagine paying for a seat in the premium cabin on a flight, only to be downgraded to a seat in the economy class cabin while others who reportedly had economy class airfares were upgraded to the premium class cabin. It happened to FlyerTalk member Continited, who was…

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She Ate His Beef, and He Loved It

This story takes having a flight attendant “fed up” with a passenger to a whole new level.

Have you ever shared any of your in-flight meal with a flight attendant — and a supposedly young and attractive one at that — on the job during a flight? Well, FlyerTalk member BowTieGuy was fortunate enough to do just that, as he exclaims, “She ate my beef, and I loved it!

If the meal was that successful, one has to wonder how dessert went…

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The Worst First Class Seat You Ever Had

Many people would be thrilled just to be able to secure an airline reservation with a seat in the premium class cabin, let alone be upgraded to it. In fact, there are those who have not yet — and may never will have — the opportunity to travel in a premium class seat on a flight.

Then again, there are those such as FlyerTalk member gabgab who ask “What is the worst first-class seat you have ever had?

As true to form on FlyerTalk, there is already a growing list of candidates to answer that question, as well as some differences in opinion as to exactly what defines a first-class seat…

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Gobbling Like a Turkey Aboard a Flight

While in the process of boarding an aircraft for a flight, FlyerTalk member johntaylorny noticed some Unusual passenger behavior in First Class. Funny and weird.

A man was shouting sounds that emulated a gobbling turkey. This continued into the flight until the man fell asleep.

FlyerTalk members surmise as to the cause of this strange behavior, and some of the assumptions sound just as bizarre as the behavior itself. What do you believe may be the reason?

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