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

“Now, if only other frequent travel loyalty programs would follow suit with similar extension policies — and I understand that the United Airlines MileagePlus frequent flier loyalty program just announced one of their own, which will be covered in an article here at The Gate shortly.”

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

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Miles and Points On Sale — April 1 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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Do You Miss Dining on Airline Food? This Can Help…

Remember the days when people used to travel by airplane? Passengers used to be able to travel from Atlanta to certain destinations in Europe in as few as eight hours or from Shanghai to New York in as few as 15 hours — but even during those short periods of time, people would get hungry and be served a meal by members of the flight crew so that they may be able to dine while aboard the airplane on their way to their destinations…

…and despite having a history of being ridiculed for their quality, airplane meals were still enjoyed by a majority of the passengers who depended on them for sustenance — but…

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Airfare Deals as of February 26 2020

As airfares are often a significant part of the cost of travel, deals which are offered by airlines are usually welcomed by passengers who are looking to save money on their itineraries — but without cheapening the overall experience, which is not always easy to accomplish.

The airfare deals which are available at the time this article was written — keeping in mind that restrictions apply with each offer — include the following airlines, which are listed in alphabetical order…

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Miles and Points On Sale — February 19 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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Earn 400 Bonus MileagePlus Miles by Shopping for Valentine’s Day 2020

Effective through Sunday, February 16, 2020 at 11:59:59 in the evening Eastern Standard Time, you can earn 400 bonus United Airlines MileagePlus miles — in addition to the standard MileagePlus miles earned — during the Winter Bonus Offer campaign at the MileagePlus Shopping portal by spending a minimum of…

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Miles and Points On Sale — January 26 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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Miles and Points On Sale — January 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.

The frequent travel loyalty programs which are featured in this edition of miles and points on sale are…

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Earn Up to 1,000 Bonus MileagePlus Miles by Shopping for the New Year 2020

Effective through Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 11:59:59 in the evening Eastern Standard Time, you can earn up to 1,000 bonus United Airlines MileagePlus miles — in addition to the standard MileagePlus miles earned — during the New Year’s 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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