Earn Double Preferred-Qualifying Miles on US Airways Shuttle Flights


With less than four months left until the end of the year, many people start to realize that they're going to need more miles to reach the next status level. I've run into the same problems in the past, and once before, I had to fly a ticket on December 27th. Of course, prices for tickets in ...

United's 787 Domestic Flight Schedule *UPDATED W/ Flight Times*

photo courtesy; Boeing/United
 
If you've been dying to fly on United's first 787, but don't have the time or money to fly it internationally, your wishes may have been answered. Today, United sent out the schedule that details which domestic routes the 787 will fly on before ...

American Airlines First/Business Class - Denver to Barbados

Introduction American Airlines First/Business Class - Denver to Barbados Courtyard Marriott Bridgetown American Business Class - Barbados to Denver Despite living in Denver, I decided to spent the night at an airport hotel. My flight to Chicago was scheduled to depart at 6:00am, so I ...

From the Trolleys to the Triangle | The Inaugural SFO to RDU service

Earlier in the week, I mentioned that I would be flying the inaugural non-stop SFO-RDU & RDU-SFO flights on United. I've never flown on an inaugural flight, so the thought of being able to fly between two of my favorite cities, without stopping in Chicago/Dallas/Dulles/Houston/Newark, was pretty ...
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United's Inaugural Service > San Francisco to Raleigh-Durham

Although I am moving back to Kansas on Friday, for my senior year!, I am excited that I was able to fit the inaugural SFO>RDU>SFO flights into my schedule. This is the first time that United has added service to Raleigh-Durham, since eliminating the Raleigh-Denver non-stop 737-500 service in ...

11 Hours in Barbados

Introduction American Airlines First/Business Class - Denver to Barbados Courtyard Marriott Bridgetown American Business Class - Barbados to Denver While sitting in my hotel room at the Park Hyatt Canberra at the end of May, a friend pinged me on Facebook to alert me to some cheap first ...
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Thai Airways Business Class - Seoul to Hong Kong

Introduction United Business Class Denver to Chicago & United First Class to Toronto Hyatt Regency Toronto Air Canada Executive First Toronto to Tokyo, & Delta Business Tokyo to Seoul Park Hyatt Seoul Tour of the DMZ (Demilitarized Zone) Thai Business Class, Seoul to Hong Kong Grand ...
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Stepping into History: Visiting the TWA Museum in Kansas City


Shortly after the Fourth of July, I took a trip out to Lawrence, Kansas, to complete an exam for one of the summer classes that I am taking. As usual, I flew United from Denver, which is one of three carriers that offer non-stop service to Kansas City (MCI). The others are Frontier, which I ...
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The Park Hyatt Seoul

Introduction United Business Class Denver to Chicago & United First Class to Toronto Hyatt Regency Toronto Air Canada Executive First Toronto to Tokyo, & Delta Business Tokyo to Seoul Park Hyatt Seoul Tour of the DMZ (Demilitarized Zone) Thai Business Class, Seoul to Hong Kong Grand ...

Touring the DMZ

Introduction United Business Class Denver to Chicago & United First Class to Toronto Hyatt Regency Toronto Air Canada Executive First Toronto to Tokyo, & Delta Business Tokyo to Seoul Park Hyatt Seoul Tour of the DMZ (Demilitarized Zone) Thai Business Class, Seoul to Hong Kong Grand ...
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United's 787 Induction Plan

United just sent out a press release, which details the induction for the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, which is planned to enter service with UA towards the end of the third quarter 2012.
The aircraft cabin is being installed on the first aircraft, and will be configured with 36 seats in United ...
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CLEAR Lanes now open at DFW


As a follow-up to my post about CLEAR coming to SFO & DFW, the member lanes at the Dallas/Fort Worth airport have recently opened up. Although I used to be a CLEAR member, the news of a fourth airport coming online has not changed my mind about pursuing a membership. I rarely have to wait ...
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Review: Hilton London Paddington

OzFest 2012 (Canberra) - Introduction Lufthansa First Class, Denver to Frankfurt Lufthansa's First Class Terminal and LH901, Frankfurt to London Hilton Paddington Station London to Sydney, the Long Way, in United Business Sydney's Qantas Club & The Q400 to Canberra The Park Hyatt ...
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Fed Up with United? Consider a FREE Status Match to American!

Since March 3rd, it's been pretty obvious that the intergration between United & Continental didn't go as smoothly as we were led to believe. The switch over to Continental's antiquated Passenger Service System, SHARES, forced thousands of customers to contact reservations to deal with issues ...
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CLEAR Lanes Arriving at SFO & DFW this Spring

CLEAR, the program which allows enrolled passengers the ability to bypass the TSA document check lanes, by using a kiosk instead, has just announced that DFW airport will be the next airport to feature a CLEAR lane. Information regarding the placement of CLEAR at DFW has not yet been published, ...
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