United Airlines is offering a 20% discount to their MileagePlus frequent flyers on award flights to certain international destinations. The destinations for the United Airlines saver award flights discount would be some great places to visit. These special award flight discounts are only available for a very short time.
Airlineratings.com recently released their list of the 20 safest airlines in the world 2018. They are a safety and product rating website, and they publish annually a list of the safest airlines in the world. What are the 20 safest airlines in the world 2018 ? Did your favorite airline make the list ?
Alaska Airlines is having a flash sale with one way award flights from 5000 miles and up. The Alaska Airlines flash sale is only for a short time, and travel dates are limited. Check out the details here and see if you can take advantage of these low mileage award flights.
United Airlines recently announced that is expanding and adding new flight routes in 2018. United Airlines adds 8 new non stop flight routes from various cities including Denver, Houston, Los Angeles and others.
OAG Aviation Worldwide Limited has recently released it's study of the best airlines on time performance and best airports on time performance 2018, based on aviation statistics in 2017. Which airlines have the best on time performance record in the US ? Which airlines have the best on time performance in the world ? Which airports have the best on time performance in the US and world ?
High quality WiFi on flights is an important benefit to many travelers. High quality and low priced or free internet is even better. Who has the best WiFi internet on airlines ? Which airlines have the highest quality WiFi connections on their flights ? Which airlines offer WiFi on most or all of their flights ?
Smart luggage is a smart idea and an advance in technology for travelers. Smart luggage gives a traveler an opportunity to charge personal devices such as cell phones, ipads, laptop computers... However several airlines announced a smart luggage ban that will begin in 2018 for certain types of smart luggage. Recently Qantas and Virgin Australia announced their own smart luggage ban.
Singapore Airlines is a member of the Star Alliance. Some of the Star Alliance airlines include United Airlines, Air Canada, Air New Zealand, ANA, Avianca, Lufthansa,... Singapore Airlines also has partnerships with Alaska Airlines, JetBlue, Virgin America, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and Vistara. Singapore Airlines recently announce changes and new fare types beginning in January 2018.
American Airlines and Sprint are teaming up to give customers a chance to earn up to 30,000 AAdvantage® miles. The American Airlines Sprint promotion is for a limited time only, so you will need to act fast if you want to earn the 30,000 American Airlines miles.
American Airlines, like other airlines, has an online shopping site where you can earn AAdvantage® miles for buying items you would normally buy. For the holidays the American Airlines shopping program has a promotion where you can earn up to 50,000 bonus AAdvantage® miles if you buy from all 10 of their promotion partners. The American Airlines Shopping Holiday Bonus Miles promotion runs for a limited time during the holidays.
Lufthansa recently unveiled their new business class design and seats. The new Lufthansa business class design will be on their new fleet of Boeing 777-9 aircraft, which is expected to begin in 2020. Some improvements are also coming on existing Lufthansa business class flights.
Weekly Review November 26 - December 2: This was another very busy week for new airline frequent flyer program promotions and Cyber Week promotions. Some news about an FTC investigaton of Trip Advisor. There are new bonus offers on airline credit cards, hotel & travel credit cards. New travel deals, and other financial and travel news. In case you missed some of the travel & financial news, deals, and our posts this week, you can catch up by reading our weekly review.