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Trip Report – Emirates A380 First Class LAX – Dubai (DXB) w/ Shower Spa Part 1

This is part three of a fifteen part trip report from my travels to the Maldives and Dubai. This picture report covers the first part of an Emirates A380 w/ shower spa trip report from LAX – Dubai (DXB). There were so many amenities on the flight besides the shower that I need two posts…

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And It Continues…Delta Applies for Seattle (SEA) – Cabo (SJD) Service

On Tuesday, Delta applied for another new route from Seattle, one that of course is already served by Alaska Airlines. The new route application is for direct service from Seattle (SEA) to San Jose del Cabo, Mexico (SJD). However, this shouldn’t be much competition for Delta’s frenemy as the plan is to offer seasonal, Saturday-only service…

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Could American Help Alaska Face the Delta Threat? AS & AA’s New Talks…

Something is potentially going on between Alaska and American Airlines but Alaska executives won’t say exactly what it is. During Alaska’s earnings call on Thursday, Andrew Harrison, vice president of planning and revenue management, said the two airlines are talking, which isn’t surprising given that Delta is engaged in an effort to bulk up its flying into Alaska’s Seattle hub and plans…

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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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