Luxx Lounge Frankfurt

The Luxx Lounge at Frankfurt sounds like it would be a luxury place for travelers to relax in a tranquil and elegant environment, maybe even offer guests some of the finer things in life; after all it’s the LUXX lounge.  The lounge is the only Priority Pass lounge in T1 and serves ...
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DFW Centurion Lounge By American Express

The American Express Centurion Lounge in the Dallas Fort Worth Airport is truly a luxurious airport lounge at its finest. The grandiose lounge in terminal D is only open to American Express Platinum and Centurion card holders (see post on singup bonus for American Express Platinum) and offers a ...
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How to Transfer American Express Membership Rewards Points to British Airways

Now that you’ve earned thousands of American Express Points, especially thanks to the limited time offer from American Express, offering 40,000 bonus points for new Platinum card holders, you are probably wondering how to transfer them to an airline or hotel. This is actually extremely easy ...
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Medical Emergency In the Air & I'm the ONLY First Responder Aboard!

Flying is something so many of us take for granted. Cheaper air fare today allows millions of people all around the world to fly from coast to coast, country to country, continent to continent, or city to city. Some flights are long and some flights are short. In spite of the length of a flight, ...
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AA Amenity Kit Winners

Early this month I had a giveaway where I offered four people an opportunity win an AA Intl' Business Class or domestic Flagship First Amenity Kit. This was my second giveaway like this and I am hoping to be able to have many more in the future! Thank you to everyone who participated in this ...
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Priority Pass Ends Relationship with US & AA Airport Lounges

Earlier this year when American Express announced that they were terminating their airport club agreements with American Airlines and US Airways, I wrote an article explaining how Priority Pass, which is free with the American Express, could be a travelers’ saving grace. After all, Priority ...
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American Airlines 777-300 LAX-LHR Main Cabin Extra Trip Report

­­American Airlines has been working hard to refresh their entire fleet and their newest wide body planes, the 777-300ER took to the skies last spring with American’s new Livery. The new plane featured an entire cabin refresh and includes threes dedicated cabin: First class suites ...
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American Express Platinum 40000 Points Limited Time Offer

The American Express Platinum card has temporarily increased its sign up bonus for new card holders, or anyone who has not had the American Express Platinum card in the last 12 months, to 40,000 bonus points; up from the typical 25,000 new card holder bonus. The new bonus almost doubles what the ...
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AA Flagship First JFK-LAX 767-200

American Air’s Flagship First product is supposed to be the most premium product flying between LAX & JFK. AA was the first airline to fly the route, and now they compete with a slew of other airlines. In order to keep their competitive edge, AA introduced the new A321T this year.  I ...
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Ameican Airlines & JetBlue End Partnership

Just over 3 1/4 years after American Airlines and AAdvantage partner JetBlue teamed up in New York and Boston, the odd couple has decided to split way as of April 1, 2014. As of April 1, fliers will no longer be able to earn and burn miles on each airline and the interline agreement between AA and ...
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American Airlines Refurbished 767-300 w/ Pictures

American Airlines has released photos of their new 767-300 business class cabin that will feature lay flat seats with all aisle access. The new cabin is not anything unseen or over-the-top but instead puts American Airlines in sync with other carriers. The 1x2x1 set up on the 767-300 looks very ...
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Earn 15,000 Bonus Miles on AA flights Between JFK & SFO

American Airlines has officially launched the A321T between JFK and LAX and now the plane is heading towards SFO, replacing the old workhorse 767-200. Similar to the bonus mile promotion that AA offered when it launched the A321T between JFK and LAX, American is now offering up to 15,000 bonus miles ...

Delta SkyMiles 2015 Award Chart - It's Bad!

Delta has revealed their Skymiles 2015 award chart for travel from North America ONLY and I must say I am further unimpressed with Delta Airlines than ever before. The airline touts that “Of the 44 Award level pricing changes, more than 95 percent of the changes reflect a decrease in the miles ...
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Qatar Airways A380 cabins revealed

Qatar Airways has revealed to the world what they have in store for their new A380s—and it looks amazing! The seats and more were on display at ITB trade show in Berlin this week, and Qatar proved once again to the world that they are serious about remaining a premium carrier and the ...
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JFK Flagship Lounge American Airlines Review

Similar to the Flagship Lounge in LAX, American Airlines offers international first, transcontinental first, and OneWorld Emerald members on international itineraries access to their most exclusive lounge in JFK. The Flagship lounges offer upgraded amenities, including fresh cook food, self-serve ...

Garuda Indonesia Joins Skyteam

Today, Garuda Indonesia joins the SkyTeam alliance becoming the alliances 20th airline member. Garuda Indonesia has been extremely hard at work over the last 3 years reinventing itself, trying to become one of the world’s leading airlines and one of the few Skytrax 5 star airlines. ...
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Chile Ends Visa Reciprocity Fees

For several years, traveling to the deep southern reaches of South America for US citizens has meant a hefty visa reciprocity fee. Chili, Argentina, and Brazil charge US citizens $160 for a Visa and have for many years. Each time the US raised the price for visa for foreign nations, Chile, ...
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Delta SkyClub Enhancement Preview -Pictures of New Food Offerings

Earlier this year, after Delta raised Skyclub prices and started to limit guests, the airline announced that they would be upgrading Delta SkyClub amenities and would offer more food options and even additional services like massages and shoe shining. The new amenities are currently being tested out ...
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No Meal Vouchers For Bumped Delta Passengers In Atlanta

­The last year has been the year of SkyMile and Delta Devaluations. This time, Delta has very quietly made another change to the way they handle bumped passengers. I, in fact, only found out about the change because I took a volunteer bump on an oversold flight in exchange for a hotel room and a ...
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