United sweets awards for its biggest spenders

United sweets awards for its biggest spenders

United Airlines, moving to sweeten awards for its biggest spenders, plans to base its frequent-flier rewards on the ticket-price paid… Read More »

SriLankan Airlines becomes part of OneWorld airline alliance

SriLankan Airlines becomes part of OneWorld airline alliance

SriLankan Airlines becomes part of OneWorld from midnight Apr. 30, offering the full range of services and benefits of the… Read More »

American Airlines will eliminate free checked bags for passengers with full-priced economy tickets

American Airlines will eliminate free checked bags for passengers with full-priced economy tickets

American Airlines said on Tuesday Apr. 8 that it would eliminate free checked bags for passengers with full-priced economy tickets… Read More »

US Supreme Court rules that passenger cannot sue after being thrown out of a frequent flyer plan

US Supreme Court rules that passenger cannot sue after being thrown out of a frequent flyer plan

The US Supreme Court on Wednesday Apr. 2 ruled that an airline customer cannot sue after being thrown out of… Read More »

United expanded its Mercedes-Benz tarmac transportation service to San Francisco Airport

United expanded its Mercedes-Benz tarmac transportation service to San Francisco Airport

United Airlines expanded its Mercedes-Benz tarmac transportation service to San Francisco International Airport on Mar. 13, offering members of the… Read More »

American and JetBlue plan to end their interline and reciprocal frequent flyer miles accrual agreement

American and JetBlue plan to end their interline and reciprocal frequent flyer miles accrual agreement

American Airlines JetBlue Airways plan to end their interline traffic agreement and reciprocal frequent flyer miles accrual agreement. American Airlines… Read More »

Delta released its 2015 SkyMiles U.S. Award redemption charts

Delta released its 2015 SkyMiles U.S. Award redemption charts

Delta Air Lines released the 2015 SkyMiles U.S. Award redemption charts Mar. 6 as part of its commitment to inform members… Read More »

Garuda Indonesia joins SkyTeam alliance

Garuda Indonesia joins SkyTeam alliance

Garuda Indonesia joins SkyTeam as its 20th member and second airline from Southeast Asia on Mar. 5.  Garuda’s membership adds Jakarta… Read More »

Delta will make a major change to its frequent-flier plan

Delta will make a major change to its frequent-flier plan

Delta Air Lines is to make a major change to its frequent-flier plan, basing the number of miles earned on… Read More »

Qatar Airways wants partnerships with other airlines of the OneWorld global alliance

Qatar Airways wants partnerships with other airlines of the OneWorld global alliance

Qatar Airways is open to revenue-sharing partnerships with other airlines that are part of its OneWorld global airline alliance, including British… Read More »

Aeroflot has unveiled a new top tier its Aeroflot Bonus loyalty program

Aeroflot has unveiled a new top tier its Aeroflot Bonus loyalty program

Aeroflot has unveiled a new top tier and corporate identity for its Aeroflot Bonus loyalty program. Platinum level has been… Read More »

Aeroplan Members to earn thousands of miles on hotel bookings in Canada

Aeroplan Members to earn thousands of miles on hotel bookings in Canada

Rocketmiles announced it has entered into an agreement with Aeroplan. This agreement will enable Aeroplan Members to earn thousands of… Read More »

SAS just launched a new version of its EuroBonus loyalty program

SAS just launched a new version of its EuroBonus loyalty program

SAS EuroBonus is one of Scandinavia’s leading loyalty programs and just launched a new version of EuroBonus,  providing a number of benefits… Read More »

Qantas and Virgin Australia plan to send unsolicited debit cards to millions of frequent flyer members

Qantas and Virgin Australia plan to send unsolicited debit cards to millions of frequent flyer members

Australian carriers Qantas and Virgin Australia have been given the go-ahead for controversial plans to send unsolicited and potentially illegal… Read More »

United to unveil new boarding area at San Francisco

United to unveil new boarding area at San Francisco

United Airlines is putting the finishing touches on their 68,000-square-foot boarding area E of Terminal 3 at San Francisco International Airport (SFO)…. Read More »

US business travel will increase substantially in 2014 according to recent survey

US business travel will increase substantially in 2014 according to recent survey

U.S. business travel will increase substantially in 2014 and trigger growth in the travel and hospitality industries according to a… Read More »

American Airlines and US Airways start combining their customer loyalty programs

American Airlines and US Airways start combining their customer loyalty programs

Travelers flying on American Airlines and US Airways will start to notice changes Tuesday Jan. 7, as the airlines begin… Read More »

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members will be able to earn elite qualifying miles on all 12 of the carrier’s international partners

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members will be able to earn elite qualifying miles on all 12 of the carrier's international partners

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members, starting Jan. 15, 2014, will be able to earn elite qualifying miles on all 12 of… Read More »

US Airways will join OneWorld and leave Star Alliance in March 2014

US Airways will join OneWorld and leave Star Alliance in March 2014

US Airways said it will join OneWorld with effect from 31 March 2014, following completion today of its merger with alliance… Read More »

British Airways could face lawsuit by frequent flyers

British Airways could face lawsuit by frequent flyers

A US judge has rejected British Airways’ bid to dismiss a lawsuit by frequent flyers who accused the carrier of… Read More »

Qatar Airways joins OneWorld

Qatar Airways joins OneWorld

Qatar Airways joined Oneworld on Tuesday Oct. 29, an alliance which includes British Airways, as the Gulf carrier looks to… Read More »

Alaska Airlines is offering double miles on flights between Seattle and California

Alaska Airlines is offering double miles on flights between Seattle and California

Alaska Airlines is offering members of its Mileage Plan double miles on nonstop flights between Seattle and five California cities… Read More »

Earn unlimited double-award miles on United MileagePlus

Earn unlimited double-award miles on United MileagePlus

United Airlines announced on Oct. 22 a month-long special offer giving members of the airline’s MileagePlus loyalty program the opportunity… Read More »

Emirates and Virgin America announce frequent flyer partnership

Emirates and Virgin America announce frequent flyer partnership

Emirates and Virgin America announced on Oct. 21 a frequent flyer partnership that allows members of both airlines’ frequent flyer… Read More »