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Instead of Bonuses for Airline Employees, a Chance to Win Prizes — Like a Lottery?!?

Let us say you were an employee of an airline. Every time the airline would reach a quota of certain operational measurements pertaining to the punctuality of flights within a quarter, you would receive a bonus of up to $300.00…

…but the president of your company decided to drastically change the incentive program: instead of receiving a guaranteed small bonus, you have the opportunity instead each quarter to win a…

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Save 20 Percent on Redemption of MileagePlus Miles to Four Destinations

In what is called a “rare, limited-time Saver Award sale to these breathtaking cities”, United Airlines is offering a discount of the redemption of MileagePlus miles for travel in the economy class cabin between the United States — excluding Hawaii — and Porto, Reykjavik, Singapore and Sydney when travel is completed on or before Sunday, June 17, 2018…

…but you must…

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Your Chance to Win One Million MileagePlus Miles by Purchasing Miles

The MileagePlus frequent flier loyalty program of United Airlines has a promotion during which you can earn a bonus of up to 75 percent when you purchase MileagePlus miles — plus you will be entered for a chance to win 1,000,000 MileagePlus award miles and $9,800.00 in cash which may be used to help offset any tax liability — but this offer expires on Friday, March 9, 2018 at 11:59 in the evening Central Standard Time.

MileagePlus miles are available in increments of 1,000 — up to a maximum of 85,000 miles. When you purchase…

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Stricter Requirements for Emotional Support Animals By United Airlines

United Airlines will require all passengers traveling with emotional support animals to provide documentation of proof of health or vaccinations 48 hours in advance of the departure of a flight effective as of Tuesday, March 1, 2018.

In developing the updated requirements, United Airlines solicited the feedback and input of…

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Is This Advertisement For Economy Plus Seating Misleading?

Consumers have come to expect that the reality and actual experience of a product or service rarely matches the impression implied by advertising and marketing. Similar to the beginning of a serious relationship in which each participant is on his or her best behavior to impress the other person, so is the framing and presentation of what is being sold by a corporate entity…

…which brings us to an advertisement which included a photograph of the seating of the Economy Plus product of United Airlines as viewed by…

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Earn Up to 4,000 Bonus Miles by Shopping Last Minute for the Holidays 2017

You can earn up to 4,000 bonus miles by shopping last minute for the holidays 2017 from the frequent flier loyalty programs of four different airlines: Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan; American Airlines AAdvantage; Delta Air Lines SkyMiles; and United Airlines MileagePlus.

The specifics of each promotion — all effective through Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 11:59:59 in the evening Eastern Standard Time — are as follows…

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Save 20 Percent on MileagePlus Award Flights to Hawaii in Economy Class

Nonstop service to Hawaii from the remainder of the United States is quite popular — especially during the winter months — but if you happen to have 36,000 MileagePlus miles to burn and you yearn for the warmth of the sun, you are in luck, as United Airlines celebrates 70 years of service to Hawaii.

You would typically be required to redeem 45,000 MileagePlus miles for a roundtrip Saver Award ticket for the trip — but if you book your flight reservations by…

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Earn Up to 12,000 Bonus Miles by Shopping for the Holidays 2017

You can earn up to 12,000 bonus miles by shopping for the holidays 2017 from the frequent flier loyalty programs of three different airlines: American Airlines AAdvantage; Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards; and United Airlines MileagePlus.

The specifics of each promotion are as follows…

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