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Delta’s New Seattle Flights – 70% Growth in 1 Year, Alaska Announces SLC Expansion!

Earlier this week in celebration of its 80th anniversary (NWA) of service and growing presence in Seattle, Delta Air Lines unveiled their Sprit of Seattle new Boeing 737-900ER aircraft at Boeing Field. The aircraft is “dedicated to the city of Seattle and the airline’s customers, employees and partners in the region.” Interestingly enough, Alaska Airlines has…

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Delta & Alaska – Best Frenemies? The Battle for Seattle

What a difference a year makes! The future seemed so bright last October when Delta announced their huge Seattle build-up and expanded Alaska Airlines partnership. Delta planned to dramatically increase their international flight schedule from Seattle, while partner Alaska would be key in feeding the flights with traffic from their strong domestic hub. Both airlines…

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Double & Bonus Mile Promos – UA, AA, Delta, Alaska, US, Virgin, JetBlue, & Southwest

This week everyone was talking about the United double miles promo, but there are actually some really great promos available across most of the major carriers including other double points offers (though much more restrictive). Here’s a rundown of all those promos: United Double miles when you fly anywhere within the continental US (Alaska and…

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Alaska’s Mobile App is Awesome for Partner Award Checks On the Go!

On Monday, Alaska Air sent out my monthly statement with a message about their app for iPhone and Android. I finally got around to downloading the iPhone app today and it’s awesome! I was most interested in the ability to check partner award availability on the go as Alaska partners with everyone…affectionally referred to as…

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United & Delta’s Increased 1,500 Dining Rewards Sign-Up Bonus Returns

Are your credit cards relegated to the back of a drawer once the sign-up bonus posts? While your still in possession of those cards you acquired during your past few app-o-ramas, why not put them to use and earn some additional miles or points? Remember, holding cards instead of canceling them right away makes sense…

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Alaska Airlines Rolls Out Online Booking for Almost All Partners Incld. Emirates & Qantas. One-Ways OK!

Back in late March, one-way and multi-carrier awards became bookable online and via the phone for Alaska, American, British Airways, and Delta flights. The change allowed for one-way AA and Alaska awards for half the cost of roundtrip flights as well as combined partner and class awards on roundtrip award flights (Delta priced at half…

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Delta’s New A330, JAL Touchscreen On-Demand Meals, Alaska Upgrades Power Outlets & Seats

Busy week in aircraft updates… First, Delta’s new flat-bed refurbished A330: JAL’s touchscreen Anytime You Wish on-demand meal service – Boeing 777-300ER Sky Suite: Alaska’s planned cabin upgrades with power outlets and new enhanced seats: More on those DL A330 upgrades from Delta’s blog: Say Hello to the Reinvented A330!  If you have experienced our…

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