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Qantas oneworld Business Class Lounge at LAX

The Qantas oneworld Business Class Lounge at LAX is located airside on level five of the Tom Bradley International Terminal. The lounge is open from 6:30 AM to 11:30 PM daily. For those traveling on American Airlines, you are in luck. The new airside connector between terminal four and the Tom ...
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OSL Lounge - Oslo Oneworld, Priority Pass, and Other Airline Lounge

The OSL Lounge at Oslo International Airport serves a plethora of airlines including British Airways, Air Berlin, Finnair, Qatar Airlines and nearly every other airline at Oslo which is not part of the Star Alliance, as Star Alliance airlines tend to utilize the SAS lounge at OSL. Despite the number ...
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Flight Review: airberlin Economy Class, Prague-Berlin-Bucharest


Following a lovely couple of days in Prague, it was time to head for our second European destination, Bucharest.  In order to maximize our sightseeing time in both Prague and Bucharest, we elected to take an evening flight out of Prague; though this would mean a late night arrival in ...

Trip Report: Dragonair (Cathay Dragon) A330 First Class, Hong Kong to Beijing

Dragonair was recently rebranded by their parent company, Cathay Pacific, and will soon be called "Cathay Dragon." Oftentimes mislabeled as Cathay Pacific's "low cost carrier," Dragonair is actually Cathay Pacific's regional airline operating both narrow-body and wide-body Airbus aircraft to ...
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Using American Airlines Miles to Book oneworld Premium Economy?

Premium Economy is coming to American Airlines and many AA frequent flyers are rightfully concerned about what this will mean for upgrades – will systemwide upgrades only be eligible for upgrades from Economy to Premium Economy? We will soon find out (once AA figures it out themselves), but if ...

Emirates And Malaysia Airlines Sign Extensive Codeshare Agreement

Malaysia Airlines and Emirates today teamed up to create an unprecedented codeshare agreement to build upon their current interline agreement to connect Malaysia Airlines’ passengers to destinations across the world via Dubia and Emirates’ passengers across Malaysia, Southeast Asia, and ...
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Trip Report: Japan Airlines First Class Tokyo to Los Angeles, Boeing 777-300ER

This Japan Airlines first class flight review is part of my around the world trip using the last of my US Airways Dividend Miles a few months ago. My post on how I booked this trip last year can be found here.
About 30 minutes prior to boarding time, I left the Japan Airlines First Class Lounge ...
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Flight Review - British Airways First Class, Atlanta to London Heathrow



At last, after months of planning and anticipating, it was time to hit the skies and head across the pond for our Mediterranean cruise.  Since we used miles, we had to take a circuitous route to Istanbul, first heading to Atlanta, then London before taking our final hop to ...
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Review: US Airways Airbus 330 Business Class

As I've made the transition from primarily a United flyer to an American flyer, I've had some (to me) new experiences.  One more notable new experience was my first flight in reverse herringbone business class.  I had a business trip to Lisbon, and I flew US Airways via Philadelphia and ...
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Royal Air Maroc Eyes OneWorld Alliance Membership

Back in January, the blogosphere went wild with claims that Royal Air Maroc would join the Star Alliance after an unverified article went viral among  Aviation Geeks. At the time of the announcement, I quickly shook my head in disbelief that Royal Air Maroc would choose the Star Alliance ...
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Reader Poll: Decide my Route Home From Egypt

I am flying Qatar Airways for the first time this April and I have two options for my routing for my trip back home.  Either fly a mix of Qatar and American Airlines international service including the Qatar Airways A380 or fly more direct and fly all long haul segments on Qatar Airways. I have ...
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Malaysia Airlines New Award Chart and Earning Rates - A Net Improvement!

Malaysia Airlines is currently in the middle of a restructuring plan and is trying to regain passenger’s trust after two major disasters in 2014. As the airline restructures, they are attempting to make their Enrich Frequent flyer program more enticing in hopes that more flyers will choose ...
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American Airlines and Korean Air Form A New Partnership

OneWorld founding member American Airline and SkyTeam founding member Korean Air just announced a ground breaking relationship. Korean Air has temporarily throwing up the white flag as the two airlines have decided to put alliances aside and cooperate on AA’s flights between Dallas /Fort ...
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American grows international network after highly profitable FY2014


American Airlines current route network to Asia, with DFW-Beijing launching May 7, 2015
 
American Airlines Group is expanding its international route profile in Asia and Latin America following a succesful FY2014 where the carrier earned $4.2 billion USD, excluding special ...
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IAG Group Moves Closer to Aer Lingus Acquisition


IAG Group, parent company of British Airways and Iberia, has made its third offer to acquire Irish flag carrier Aer Lingus, this time at €2.50/share. Irish news sources are reporting the Aer Lingus board is "set to accept" the latest bid, but details remain unclear of what IAG would ...