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The New British Airways Concorde Room

British Airways First Class passengers get access to “Concorde Room” in London Heathrow, which is an exclusive lounge not accessible to Business Class or even top-tier oneworld members. The concept and exclusivity is very much like Lufthansa’s First Class lounges, or Singapore Airlines’ The Private Room in Changi. But perhaps unlike those other flagship lounges, the…

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British Airways Announces New Club World Bedding, Mattress Pads, & Amenity Kits

Beginning earlier this week, British Airways launched new bedding and amenity kits from The White Company on flights between New York and London for Club World customers. Passengers flying between the two cities will now exclusively experience deluxe bedding and amenity kits from the British retailer – including luxurious pillows, pillow cases, a woven blanket,…

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Amadeus Down — Check-in Problems and Delays Worldwide

Numerous airports and carriers throughout the world are experiencing varying delays today, as the Altea software suite produced by the GDS provider Amadeus is reportedly suffering from IT problems. While reservations and inventory management systems are still functional, it appears that the “departure control system” side of things has suffered outages. As such, passengers have been…

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Review: British Airways Galleries Lounge JFK T7

A Week in the Gulf: QR J, EK J, Qatar, Oman, and the UAE Introduction, Planning, and Booking Qatar Airways JFK Check-in and British Airways Galleries Lounge Review Qatar Airways A350 Business Class JFK-DOH 24 Hours in Doha DOH oneworld Business Class Lounge and Qatar Airways Economy Class DOH-MCT Grand Hyatt Muscat Review MCT Priority…

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Cathay Pacific Asia Miles Sweet Spots

The Cathay Pacific Asia Miles mileage redemption program has traditionally taken a back seat in frequent flier circles to the likes of American AAdvantage and British Airways Executive Club. Given all of the negative changes made to the AA and BA programs over the past several years, Asia Miles may be worth a second look…

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