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Breaking: American Canceling Tel Aviv Service – PHL-TLV Ends January ’16 – Unprofitable


Wow, in a shocking release today, American says that the legacy US Airways flight never made a profit in six years of service and that they are canceling the route as of January. The Street obtained a copy of the release.  When word of an AA/US merger first broke, one of the biggest questions was where…

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30 Second Check — Did Your Barclays 10K Anniversary Bonus Transfer To Your Red Aviator Card?


For those with the old US Airways MasterCard that offered the awesome anniversary bonus, there has been some confusion as to whether or not this perk transferred to the new Red Aviator card. FlyerTalk member nall discovered a quick and easy way to confirm that your bonus transferred to the your new Red Aviator card.…

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Double Dipping w/ AA 10% Citi & Barclays Cardholder Rebate…not so much!

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I recently redeemed 37,500 AAdvantage miles for an award with AA. I have both the legacy US Airways Barclays card as well as a Citi AAdvantage card. I figured only one card would apply the 10% redemption rebate on the award, so I was surprised when I browsed to my recent account activity and saw two separate transactions…

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Cathay to Offer Business Meals in Economy? How Much Would You Pay for A Business Class Meal in Coach?


Over the weekend, I heard from a source in Hong Kong that Cathay Pacific may be introducing an option for passengers seated in Economy Class to purchase a Business Class meal onboard. This isn’t really a new concept. For example, US Airways has long offered a DineFresh option, where passengers seated in Coach on an long-haul…

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My New AA Exec Plat Status! Old US Airways Statuses Already Updating on AA’s Site!

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Earlier this week, American Airlines announced that the US Airways Dividend Miles and AAdvantage programs would merge on March 28 (Saturday) and that mileage redemption using US miles would be suspended as of March 25, 11:59 CDT. Well, it appears that they’ve kept their word. As of this morning, the “Use Miles” check box is still available on…

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Trick to Hold Qantas First Class Awards for AA w/out BA Avios


As a member of the Juicy Miles team, I’ve noticed that one of the most popular destinations for award booking assistance is travel to Australia. Incidentally, Australia is one of the toughest awards to book. Simply put, you don’t get to really decide when you want to go. Rather, you look at what is available and then plan your…

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