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Alaska Airline's New T6 At LAX

Cutting the Ribbon to the new T6 On March 20, 2012 Alaska Airline did the LAX Shuffle and relocated from Terminal 3 to Terminal 6. However a week after the grand move Alaska Airline unveiled their "airport of the future" design to the media and bloggers like myself! This patent designed is already used at Anchorage and Seattle international airports and ...

FREE Tickets to LMFAO from Cebu Pacific

Today and Tomorrow (3/27 & 3/28) Manila, Philippines local time) Cebu Pacific will be giving out tickets to LMFAO via facebook and twitter. Today started at 3pm their Facebook contest will begin and tomorrow Cebu Pacific will have another contest via twitter. A total of 16 winners will be selected (2 tickets each) to see LMFAO at smart Araneta Coliseum on April 11, 2012 in the Philippines.

The contest is actually super easy and all one has to do is A) be ...

Trip Report: Delta First LAX - LAS

The flight from the LA area to Las Vegas is one of my favorites! With All area airports having direct flights to Las Vegas, airfare is ALWAYS Cheap, the competition is steep, and the flight is never more than 1 hour, with ground time! On an average week, 7 days before departure airfare can be found for a mere $45 one way! Some week deals can be found for a as little as $39 on Jetblue from Long beach. However either way there are plenty of seats and a plethora of ...

1000 FREE elevate points

Celebrating the class of 2012, the new Virgin Atlantic/Australia partnerships, and reaching the milestone of 2,000,012 elevate members, Virgin America Is giving away 1000 free elevate points by signing up for their "yearbook" promotion on facebook! In addition 100,000 elevate points will be given to 20 grand prize winners! All you have to do is link your facebook to the Virgin American elevate yearbook! This take all of 3 minutes and you're done! 1000 elevate points is ...

American Expands in China

American Airlines and China's 4th largest Carrier and ONLY SKYTRAX 5 star airline, Hainan Airlines today announced  Launched a new codeshare agreement to expand both of their presences and customer base in the USA and China. Hainan Airlines has been serving the USA via a single point in Seattle, Washington since June 10, 2008 but has yet to expand their presence or developed any codeshares with US carriers. However today that all ...

National Medal of Honor Day

American Airlines is keeping with traditions (that started last year) and are honoring all living veterans today and gifting all living veterans who have received a medal of honor with American Airlines highest status. All Medal of Honor recipients will receive AAdvantage Executive Platinum status, and ConciergeKey and Admirals Club memberships. This award will be handed out in Washington DC at the Tomb of the unknown this weekend after a series of events, on that ...

DCA newest flights

Washington DC's Reagan International Airport is going to see some new flights to distances that were once limited to a perimeter of 1,250 miles. DCA is one of the very few airports in the US that has a perimeter rule and limits flight distance and currently only 12 flights operate pass the perimeter. The reasoning for this is to keep the number of large jets from using the airport and to limit the noise pollution of jets. However language contained in the latest funding bill ...

Air Berlin, OneWorld and Double Miles for all



As scheduled Air Berlin took to the skies today as an official member of the OneWorld Alliance! At a time when the One World Alliance has been in needs to stability, this new member airlines couldn't be more welcomed to the alliance! And in joining, AirBerlin took to the skies a newly painted A330-200 in the beautiful One World Livery!

Air Berlin greatly expands OneWorld's present in Central and Eastern Europe and brings ...

Virgin's Unite!


The sexy and sometimes sleazy (if you don't like short skirts on long legged pretty ladies and suites on well-groomed handsome men), revolutionary game changing airlines from London, Sydney, and San Francisco have finally came together to further unite their frequent flyer programs as one large partnership! Still 3 different program, the Virgin Frequent flyer programs now allow members to redeem points on ALL 3 airlines, created a ...

25% off Southwest airlines!


This morning I woke up to a St. Patrick's day surprise from Southwest Airlines! 25% off ANY round trip flight between April 10 and May 16, 2012! Only Catch is the Promotion code is only good until 3/18/12, so if you're going on a quick vacation next month be smart and buy today!


Terms and Conditions To apply your discount, enter the code from your Click 'n Save e-mail in the Promo Code field on the search tool to the left. ...

Alaska Airlines on the Move, and the LAX shuffle



The day is ALMOST here when Alaska airlines finally leaves the shadows of their post WWII style terminal 3 at LAX and move over to a newly remodeled and shinny new home in T6! The crowded and dirty T3 will be vacated by Alaska Airlines and all operations will be moving to T6 on Tuesday March 20th! This moves brings a number of added benefits, and brings Alaska MUCH closer to their code share partners. Delta is based in T5 with some ...

Alitalia Newest E-190 in Skyteam Colors

This morning Skyteam Member Airline, Alatalia, released photos of their newest jet to join the Skyteam Livery family. This time, the E-190 was freshly painted in the skyteam colors. The SkyTeam livery design was inspired by the alliance’s logo, which aims to express the ideals of both strength and service through a ribbon graphic. 


The livery design features:
 The dark blue SkyTeam ...

Virgin America Next Stop: PDX

Here they grow again! VX get there 50th aircraft and Portland meets their first Virgin! This time the sexy and sometime sleazy brand of Virgin is introducing themselves to the city of Roses, Portland.  Virgin America is inaugurating nonstop flights from SFO and LAX to PDX. How appropriate to bring this young hip airline to a city that often brags that they have more strip club per capita than any other city in the US. And if that doesn't get your chops wet, ...

Double AA EQM Offer Extended

AA is still trying to fight on Virgin American (VX) on routes that have been dominated by AA for years. But the gloves and came off and for over 6 months now AA and VX have been trying to sock it to each other. VX is working hard and stealing AA's coveted frequent flyers and leisure travelers looking for something new and hip in the air. VX offers mood lighting, AA offers moody flight attendants. VX has TVs and order on demand service with Red, AA offers ...

New Aircraft Livery

This week we saw two new aircraft liveries released. Like any jet enthusiast I was very excited to see both of these photos and I cannot wait until my own eyes spot em!


The very first Russian built Sukhoi Superjet (SSJ) to be painted in any air alliance livery was rolled out by Russia's Aeroflot airline! Aeroflot, Russia's largest airline rolled out their 6th SSJ -100 configured with 87 seats in the skyteam ...

AA Elite Awards


American Airlines have brought back their well known and appreciated by frequent flyers, Elite Awards. These awards are only for those who qualify and those who earn a certain number of Elite Qualifying Points from January 2012- December 2012. AA Is offering three different award levels, 50k EQP, 75k EQP and  and 125K+ EQP. Notice that the three levels do not match their FF program levels of 25,000 EQP/EQM, 50k EQP/EQM and 100K EQP/EQM. So a ...

Qantas Internet LAX to SYD and MEL

Qantas is leading the way down under and on the A380 Fleet and is the first of any carrier on this never ending flight from the USA to Australia to offer inflight connectivity. In addition to the first commercial airline to offer internet on the A380! Six of the carriers airbus A380s have been equipped with wifi access points to begin testing over water satellite based internet through onair.

The Wifi will be tested for 8 weeks on the LAX - SYD and LAX - MEL ...

AA SALE 15% off OR 25% bonus miles! – Targeted

I got an email this morning from American Airlines telling me if I booked between now and April 15, 2012 I could take 15% off my next flight or receive 25% bonus miles on any flight before June 28, 2012! Although this initially sounds awesome, there’s a lot of RED tape around this deal. However, if you have an AA flight coming up, this could be a good way to save 15% or gain a few extra miles.



Per the rules and regulations: ...

Skyclub LAX Review

The Delta sky club at LAX is nothing to write home about. Actually, I visit this lounge all the time and never write about it because I always find it a bit blah. In fact of all lounges in the Delta system that I’ve visited (and I’ve visited a lot over the last 5 years) it’s one that I like the least. Why? It’s just the set up over all I think. You walk in and it’s just big and open, there’s nowhere quiet to escape to, unless you can find space in the little “quiet” room ...

Singapore New LCC terminal

Watch out Terminal 2 you're about to get some new housemates! That's right the newly remolded Terminal 2 that still lacks amenities compared to the surrounding Terminals at Singapore's Changi International airport  is going to play home to Singapore's Low Cost Carriers over the new few years. In 2013 the "budget Terminal" which is more of a oversize warehouse with doors that lead to the tarmac will be torn down and replaced by a larger and more updated ...