23 Airline Car Seat and Bassinet Policies Around the World

Written by Jennifer Yellin @ The Points Guy

This will surprise no one, but air travel with kids is not always easy, especially when it involves lugging a car seat. Car seats can be big, bulky and heavy, but also necessary at times to ensure a safe trip. In addition to the safety issues, some little kids sleep better on a plane when …

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A Hong Kong Surprise: PaxEx Update (16 August 2019)

Written by Seth Miller @ Wandering Aramean

A surprise twist in the Hong Kong protests as Cathay CEO Rupert Hogg resigns. Plus RFID for bags, VR for passengers and new aircraft types launching service soon. A busy week with plenty to uncover in this edition of PaxEx Update!
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A Hong Kong Surprise: PaxEx Update (16 August 2019)

Written by Seth Miller @ PaxEx.Aero

A surprise twist in the Hong Kong protests as Cathay CEO Rupert Hogg resigns. Plus RFID for bags, VR for passengers and new aircraft types launching service soon. A busy week with plenty to uncover in this edition of PaxEx Update!
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LAST CALL: Air France – KLM Flying Blue Buy Miles Up To 75% Mystery Bonus Through August 11, 2019

Written by John Ollila @ LoyaltyLobby

AIr France - KLM Flying Blue Mystery Bonus SaleAir France – KLM’s Flying Blue launched in mid-July a mileage sale with up to 75% mystery bonus that is about to end (valid through August 11, 2019). Elite Flying Blue members can purchase up to 100,000 and others 75,000 miles before the bonus. There is no limit on number of miles that elite members […]

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Maximizing Brex Points With SkyTeam Programs

Written by Ethan Steinberg @ The Points Guy

While we generally think of transferable points currencies in terms of the “big three” players — Chase Ultimate Rewards, American Express Membership Rewards and Citi ThankYou Points — the space is undeniably heating up. Last year, Capital One shocked the award travel community by adding airline transfer partners to some of its popular cards, and …

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Blue Skies ahead as Delta, KLM, Air France, Virgin Atlantic receive ATI approval

Written by Seth Miller @ Wandering Aramean

It only makes sense that the Department of Transportation tentatively approved the latest antitrust immunity (ATI) request. After all, the mutual ownership blend across Delta Air Lines, Air France/KLM and Virgin Atlantic lends itself to coordination of…

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Delta, Air France, KLM, Virgin Atlantic Transatlantic Pact Gets Tentative Nod

Written by Edward Russell @ The Points Guy

US authorities have tentatively approved an expanded partnership between Delta Air Lines, Air France, KLM and Virgin Atlantic across the North Atlantic. The Department of Transportation plans to grant the four carriers antitrust immunity to form a joint venture. The partnership would allow the airlines to operate as essentially one between Europe and the US, …

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Exciting New Airline Routes for July 2019 and Beyond

Written by Nicolas Avalle @ The Points Guy

Airlines are constantly adjusting their schedules, launching new services while cancelling others. It’s all part of their efforts perfect their networks while increasing profitability. New routes are announced nearly every day, some seasonal and some more permanent. Here’s a look at some interesting flight changes that were announced in July. Domestic Carriers It was a …

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Air France-KLM Flying Blue July Promo Awards For October 1 – November 30, 2019

Written by John Ollila @ LoyaltyLobby

KLM City HopperAir France-KLM Flying Blue has released their August promotional awards for October 1 – November 30, 2019-travel. The discount is usually from 20% to 50% off the usual number of miles required (although sometimes the discount is capped at 25%). You can access Flying Blue’s web page for promotional awards here or here Flying Blue members can purchase […]

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Air France-KLM Orders up to 60 A220s, Plans A380 Retirement

Written by Edward Russell @ The Points Guy

Air France-KLM has committed to ordering up to 60 Airbus A220-300s, as part of a larger fleet shakeup that will also see its Airbus A380s disappear over the next three years. The memorandum of understanding with Airbus covers 30 firm A220-300s plus 30 options with deliveries from Sept. 2021, Air France-KLM said on Tuesday. The …

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