British Airways Patents In-Flight Pill – Lets Cabin Crew Know What You Need

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How about this! Check out the patent application filed by British Airways yesterday. While flight attendants for certain airlines are known to constantly check on First and Business passengers, imagine the flight crew knowing exactly what you need before they even approach your seat. Another drink perhaps, blanket because you’re cold, meal because you just woke…

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Rumor: Chase Freedom 2017 Q1 and Q2 Categories

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Chase Freedom offers 5x points in selected categories, which rotate throughout the year. For example, from October to December this year, you can earn 5 points per dollar spent in department stores, wholesale clubs, or drug stores. With just the Chase Freedom card, this amounts to a 5% cash back. However, if you also have…

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Cathay Pacific Flight Attendants are Hoping to Raise Retirement Age

Cathay Pacific flight attendants are fighting for a raise in retirement age. Source: Cathay Pacific

I consider Cathay Pacific to have some of the best flight attendants out there, perhaps because it’ll always have that “hometown touch” for me. I have always found the service to be warm and genuine, striking a good balance between by-the-book professionalism and over-the-top friendliness. I don’t really recall seeing many Cathay Pacific flight attendants older…

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Uber Offering Free Seaplane Rides through Saturday, UberBoat Also on Offer

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In celebration of Art Basel Miami Beach, Uber is offering complimentary seaplane trips via “UberSEAPLANE” between 10am-2pm today through this Saturday in Miami. This year, we are extending our offerings to the air with #UberSEAPLANE. This first-ever experience, includes complimentary LUX SUV rides, a trip on a designated luxury yacht taking off from Miami Seaplane Base, and an aerial…

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Victoria’s Secret Charters Private Jet NYC-Paris, Plane Full of Models off to Fashion Show

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Victoria’s Secret on Monday chartered a plane from New York to Paris to transport their “Angels” to the 2016 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. Like previous VS charters, there were plenty of selfies while boarding and even a few in the cockpit. Models in attendance included Lily Aldridge, Bella and Gigi Hadid, Elsa Hosk, Kendall Jenner,…

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Sneak Peek: United Polaris Lounge Chicago O’Hare

United Polaris Lounge Chicago O'Hare Entrance. Source: United

Earlier this year, United announced their new take on the international Business Class product, which they call United Polaris. As part of the announcement, they introduced brand new seats, with direct aisle access and fully flat beds. But there will also be changes to service elements, from new Polaris lounges to onboard soft product changes, including new Saks…

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