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Jul 29th
I am easily a newcomer to the credit card side of the world of miles.  Though we have held cards for many years, April was my first true go at it.  There are only a few cards I will be going for a ...Read More
Jul 29th
Delta Air Lines will offer free streaming movies, television programming, music and video games on all U.S. flights of 90 minutes or more, starting Friday, August 1, 2 ...Read More
Jul 28th
United Airlines has introduced a new safety video that for the first time incorporates some levity into what has been a serious, humorless public service announcement for at least the last two dec ...Read More
Jul 28th
I've always held a mild admiration for Ben Sandilands, author of Australia-based "Crikey" independent media with his column, "Plane Talking." Mr. Sandilands tends to be fairly vocal about his op ...Read More
Jul 28th
Since the AA/US merger, I had avoided US-Scareways like the plague (I've been flying them a lot recently though). Yet, with having an unexpected week off of work I decided instead of sitting around my h ...Read More
Jul 28th
In early April, as Matthew and Rocky reported, American Airlines announced several changes to the AAdvantage loyalty program, to the howls of protest among frequent fli ...Read More
Jul 26th
A client in Los Angeles called me this morning saying he had an emergency meeting in Miami on Monday morning and needed a ticket to Miami tomorrow afternoon or evening, returning Monday nig ...Read More
Jul 26th
    Approaching Royal Naval Dockyard from our cruise ship This is Part 4 of my road trip-cum-cruise vacation to Bermuda via Boston.  In Part 3, we left off as our ...Read More