Trouble finding business class award space to Europe? Here are your best bets

Singapore Airlines' New Business Class onbaord the A350. Source: Singapore Airlines

Everyone wants to fly in the flashiest, latest and greatest business class seats. Good luck getting in on that deal. With more points than ever on the open market, finding award space on popular and well known airlines is ever more difficult. Want to use 57,500 AAdvantage miles to get to Europe in American Airlines…

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American CEO “Not Happy” with Qatar Airways Investment, Calls It “Strange”, Plans to Continue Claim Against Gulf Carriers

Interesting, probably not the reaction that Qatar Airways was expecting. Seeking Alpha reports that Doug Parker, American CEO is “not happy” about a potential investment from Qatar Airways and thinks it’s “puzzling and strange.” American says it had not sought the investment and the move would not affect its management or strategic direction; AAL also says it…

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Lufthansa First Class Terminal FRA Review

One Last Suites Hurrah — A Week in Central Europe via Singapore Suites and Lufthansa First Introduction and Booking Singapore Suites Check-in JFK and Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse Singapore Airlines Suites Class JFK-FRA and FRA EasyPass Enrollment 36 Hours in Prague and Czech Airlines PRG-BUD Review  Budapest, BUD Priority Pass Lounge, and Lufthansa Intra-Europe Business Class Review…

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JetBlue Chairman on Loyalty, Brand, & Delighting the Customer – Points Programs Create Laziness

Joel Peterson, chairman of the board at JetBlue Airways and Stanford business school professor, spoke with MarketWatch and covered brand strength, loyalty programs, and how airlines can differentiate in the current environment by making customers happy. In the video, Peterson reminds everyone that JetBlue was the originator of the Customer Bill of Rights. He also had…

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Trump Hotel Toronto to Rebrand as St. Regis?

Apparently the Trump International Hotel & Tower in Toronto may soon become a St Regis according to Bloomberg. The hotel has seen all kinds of controversy over the last ten years – construction delays, developer and loan defaults, and numerous recent protests against the US president. The Trump Organization will give up the management contract…

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