Exclusive: Internal Source Speaks on American & Delta Interline Agreement End, UA Updates Policy

As was heavily reported, American and Delta ended their interline agreement as of September 15th. At the time, the speculation was that Delta had asked American for additional compensation to reaccommodate AA passengers during irregular operations above the industry norm. For years, airlines all had a standard discounted rate that allowed carriers to secure a seat for…

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DL Schedule Change Allows for Awesome Australia Award Flights (Non-Stop JFK-LAX-SYD both ways)!

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In only two months since using SkyMiles to book my less than ideal award flights to Australia, I now have the perfect itinerary! Non-stop flights from JFK-LAX and then LAX-Sydney via Virgin Australia on the outbound and Sydney-LAX on Delta’s direct flight (unheard of for awards) on the return, connecting to LAX-JFK…all in Business! Here’s how the…

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JetBlue announces first non-stop to Quito, Ecuador will be in February, 2016


Piggybacking on their North American expansion over the past decade, JetBlue has now set the inception date for their new South American destination in Quito, Ecuador (UIO). While the new route was announced in May, Market Wired noted this morning that their daily nonstop flight from Fort Lauderdale, Florida (FLL) to Quito will begin on…

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Netflix Coming to the Skies Thanks to Virgin America’s Home Speed In-Flight Internet


It has been a few years now since WiFi was brought to planes. Although being able to access the internet from 38,000 feet is a minor miracle, there has always been one major complaint: speed. Accessing airplane WiFi brings back memories of dialing-up to modems back in the 1990s. Thanks to Virgin America, that is…

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