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My new SkyMiles award flight crush: China Airlines

China Airlines Skymiles SkyTeam award availability

If Delta’s SkyMiles program is the Mohave Desert of award travel, China Airlines is a hidden oasis waterfall. Once considered an also-ran to competitor EVA Airways, Taiwanese flagship carrier China Airlines now operates one of the best services across the Pacific Ocean. It also has the best award availability of just about any airline in…

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Breaking: Delta to Form Joint Venture with Korean Air! MQM & MQD Earning Finally?

Wow, what a change from their toxic relationship of a few years earlier. Back in September, we reported that Delta’s CEO told reporters that the airline’s re-established partnership with Korean Air Lines could turn into a joint venture. He responded “we’re always talking”, when asked about a deeper relationship with the carrier. Well the plans are…

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Using Chase Ultimate Rewards Points for Emirates First and Business Class…Is It Worth It?

Emirates A380 Onboard Bar

With Alaska’s devaluation, we lost a good way to redeem miles for Emirates First Class with miles and points—at least, miles and points that you can buy outright. However, Chase Ultimate Rewards still offers two key options for those who want to use points to fly Emirates. Emirates offers an amazing First Class product on their A380s,…

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Korean Air Doesn’t Want to Disappoint You, So They Won’t Offer Inflight Wi-Fi

Many US carriers have Wi-Fi on the majority of their fleet

Internet is seen almost as a human right nowadays, and many people have come to expect Wi-Fi wherever they go. In the past few years, we have seen major hotel chains rolling out free Wi-Fi for their guests, and more airlines are offering in-flight Wi-Fi for purchase. Some airlines, like Emirates and JetBlue, even offer…

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Delta Possible Joint Venture w/ Korean + New LAX – Melbourne Route via Virgin Australia

Delta’s CEO told reporters this week that the re-established partnership with Korean Air Lines could turn into a joint venture. He responded that “we’re always talking”, when asked about a deeper relationship with the carrier. Bloomberg reports that an investment by Delta might cement the JV as the airline is under financial strain: Korean Air is under…

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