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First Virgin-Atlantic Upper Class Business Flight Booked with SkyMiles!!!

I’m already seeing the benefits of the Delta / Virgin-Atlantic tie-up, I was able to book a roundtrip Business award for 100,000 SkyMiles flying Virgin Atlantic in Upper Class to London and Delta Business Class back home.  A few caveats, finding a Virgin-Atlantic Upper Class flight from JFK was a fruitless endeavor. Economy class was…

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Delta SkyMiles for Virgin Atlantic Flights…A Potential Future Possibility & VS to Join SkyTeam?

Remember the days back in the early 2000’s when you were able to redeem SkyMiles for Virgin Atlantic flights? The opportunity may some day return if today’s rumors of Virgin Atlantic joining SkyTeam are to be believed. Richard Branson, who has until now kept Virgin out of the alliance system (and called them anti-competitive), preferring…

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Earning Miles for Car Service – 2 Options & 1,000 Bonus Miles

While on a “web browsing break” at work, I was presented with the Earn 1000 Airline Miles advertisement below (scary how well the marketers know me, must be time to clear my cookies). I clicked on over and saw that they are offering the following – After your first ride you’ll earn 1000 points/miles. It’s…

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Branson Ice Cubes – Virgin Atlantic’s Newest Upper Class Amenity

Forget about lie flat seats and personal in-flight entertainment, why not a nice cold drink with a Richard Branson ice cube?  According to Virgin’s website, Richard Branson ice cubes will be gracing the drinks of passengers seated in Upper Class beginning later this month.  They’ll be provided to promote the new in-flight Upper Class bar,…

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