Airfare of the Day: British Airways PREMIUM ECONOMY London (LGW) to New York (JFK) from £518

Written by Freddo Zabaleta @ LoyaltyLobby

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to American Airlines and their basic season premium economy sell-up non-refundable round trip fares between London and New York. This fare is books as a codeshare on British Airways nonstop service LGW-JFK. Remember that you can always email or send us a message via Facebook or Twitter with your airfare-related findings or questions. READ MORE: […]

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Alaska Airlines Joins Oneworld By Summer 2021

Alaska Airlines and American Airlines today announced West Coast-alliance that would see the Seattle based airline joining the Oneworld in 2021. Alaska Airlines and American Airlines plan to bring back the earning and redeeming miles on each other’s flights in the first half of 2020 (this was recently scaled back). The airline intends to become […]

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U.S. Airlines Are Extending Their Cancellations To Mainland China & Hong Kong Until Late April

Written by Sebastian Powell @ LoyaltyLobby

The big three U.S. airlines American, Delta and United have revised their schedules and pushed the cancellations of mainland China & Hong Kong Routes until late April of 2020. Carriers have previously suspended flights to the mainland until the end of March in reaction of a lawsuit from pilots unions which claimed danger for the […]

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Airfare of the Day: American Airlines BUSINESS CLASS San Francisco (SFO) to Barcelona (BCN) from $2,001

Written by Freddo Zabaleta @ LoyaltyLobby

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to American Airlines and their shoulder season midweek business class sell-up non-refundable round trip fares between San Francisco and Barcelona. Remember that you can always email or send us a message via Facebook or Twitter with your airfare-related findings or questions. Fare Details: Fare: American (AA) PKX6E1Q5 SFO to BCN. Booking class: I. Price: from […]

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American Airlines Buy & Gift AAdvantage Miles Bonus + Discount Through February 16, 2020

Written by John Ollila @ LoyaltyLobby

American Airlines has launched a new offer to buy AAdvantage miles with a combined bonus + discount through February 16, 2020. The number of miles a member can buy before any bonuses is 150,000 per calendar year, and the account that purchases or receives the miles must have been open for a minimum of 30 […]

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American Airlines & United Airlines Suspend All Flights To Hong Kong Through February 20th, 2020

Written by Sebastian Powell @ LoyaltyLobby

Both, United Airlines and American Airlines have taken drastic steps and have announced this evening that they will suspend all flights to Hong Kong until at least February 20th. Both carriers have already suspended flights to the mainland until the end of March in reaction of a lawsuit from pilots unions which claimed danger for […]

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American Airlines & GOL Codeshare Agreement

Written by John Ollila @ LoyaltyLobby

American Airlines, which quickly withdraw its codeshares with LATAM after Delta took a stake, has teamed up with GOL to codeshare several flights within Brazil. American Airlines AAdvantage and GOL Smiles members can, after codeshare deal has been approved, both earn and redeem on each other’s flights (again). Here’s the announcement from AA: FORT WORTH, […]

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American Airlines Drops Three AAdvantage Hotel Partners Effective April 1, 2020

Written by John Ollila @ LoyaltyLobby

American Airlines was busy emailing select AAdvantage program members on Friday, informing them that partnerships with three hotel loyalty programs would come to an end on March 31, 2020. AAdvantage members won’t be able to earn or convert their hotel loyalty program points from Best Western Rewards, Choice Privileges, and Hilton Honors after that date. […]

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LATAM Exits Oneworld On May 1, 2020

Written by John Ollila @ LoyaltyLobby

LATAM and Delta Air Lines announced (read more here) on September 26, 2019, that the US airline had taken a 20% stake on its Latin American counterpart that would, as a result of this investment, exit Oneworld in due course. Airlines usually need to give an alliance 12 months notice of their withdrawal. Qantas posted […]

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Japan Airlines First class Sydney to Tokyo wide open for 60K miles

Written by Nick Reyes @ Frequent Miler's Quick Deals

Executive Traveler reports that Japan Airlines has adjusted its schedule to add flights with a first class cabin between Tokyo and Sydney beginning on September 1, 2020. These flights are widely available for 60K American Airlines miles one-way and many have 2 seats available in first class. This is a great opportunity to enjoy a long first class flight for a bargain price if you have travel planned between the regions. You may even find a chance…

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Airfare of the Day: Japan Airlines BUSINESS CLASS Vancouver (YVR) to Singapore (SIN) from $2,321

Written by Freddo Zabaleta @ LoyaltyLobby

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to Japan Airlines and their basic season Business Class advance purchase round trip fares between Vancouver and Singapore. If credited to American Airlines AAdvantage, this fare accrues 32k EQMs and 4k EQDs. Remember that you can always email or send us a message via Facebook or Twitter with your airfare-related findings or questions. Fare Details: […]

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American Airlines Is Still Processing Executive Platinum Nominations For Invited World of Hyatt Globalists

Written by Sebastian Powell @ LoyaltyLobby

Since early December of 2019 we have covered a special promotion where World of Hyatt concierges are contacting select Globalists, offering them AA Executive Platinum status through January 2021. Some customers who weren’t automatically contacted by their concierge (including myself) were able to actively ask for this promotion and as John wrote recently it seems […]

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Airfare of the Day: British Airways BUSINESS CLASS London (LHR) to Montreal (YUL) from £1,265

Written by Freddo Zabaleta @ LoyaltyLobby

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to American Airlines and their basic season midweek business class excursion round trip fares between London and Montreal. This fare allows to be booked on British Airways nonstop service as a codeshare. Remember that you can always email or send us a message via Facebook or Twitter with your airfare-related findings or questions. Fare Details: […]

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UPDATE: American Airlines Executive Platinum Status For Select World Of Hyatt Globalists (Came Through)

Written by John Ollila @ LoyaltyLobby

World of Hyatt and American Airlines launched an offer back in December (read more here), giving select top tier Hyatt members Executive Platinum AA status. Hyatt and American Airlines launched a partnership in 2019 that was modeled after what Delta used to have with SPG (read more here, here and here). You can access the partnership page here. I […]

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American Airlines AAdvantage Eliminates Award Processing Fee

Written by John Ollila @ LoyaltyLobby

American Airlines eliminated on Wednesday (January 15, 2020) award processing fee that was collected from non-elite AAdvantage members. This fee was $75 and applied to all award itineraries and upgrade requests from non-elite member accounts within 21 days of departure. You can access AA here. Here’s the update from AA: Effective on or before January […]

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World Of Hyatt American Airlines Triple AAdvantage Miles January 15 – March 15, 2020

Written by John Ollila @ LoyaltyLobby

World of Hyatt and American Airlines AAdvantage have launched an offer for members that have linked their accounts for reciprocal benefits and earnings. Select members can earn 3 miles per USD spent at Hyatt affiliated hotels in addition to the usual World of Hyatt points between January 15 – March 15, 2020. You must register […]

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American Airlines Cancels EVIPS From Matched Executive Platinum Members

Written by John Ollila @ LoyaltyLobby

American Airlines World of Hyatt GlobalistAmerican Airlines and World of Hyatt launched in 2019 reciprocal elite benefits with bonus points and miles (read more here and here) with occasional status match and fast track opportunities. Then in last month, World of Hyatt contacted select Globalist members offering them American Airlines Executive Platinum status (read more here) through 2021. You can […]

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Airfare of the Day: American Airlines BUSINESS CLASS Barcelona (BCN) to Chicago (ORD) from 1,680€

Written by Freddo Zabaleta @ LoyaltyLobby

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to American Airlines and their business class sell-up round trip fares between Barcelona and Chicago. Remember that you can always email me or send me a message via Facebook or Twitter with your airfare-related findings or questions. Fare Details: Fare: American (AA) SLX2C1M4 BCN to CHI. Booking class: I. Price: from 1,680€ (1,601€ carrier charges […]

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American Airlines SimplyMiles Offering 5x Bonus AAdvantage Miles

Written by Stephen Pepper @ Frequent Miler's Quick Deals

Update 12/23/19: My initial assessment of how the 5x is calculated for fixed-rate bonuses was incorrect – it turns out this promotion is much more rewarding than I’d been expecting. I spent $200+ at Best Buy a couple of times recently with a Mastercard that I’d linked to the SimplyMiles program as I had two Best Buy offers – one for 1,000 bonus miles and one for 750 bonus miles. The 5x quintupled both those…

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American Airlines New Dynamic Awards

Written by John Ollila @ LoyaltyLobby

American Airlines has launched new dynamically priced AAdvantage awards for flights that it operates. These changes, yet, won’t affect partner awards. The number of miles required for many awards under the dynamic awards is rather ridiculous. You may need 375,000 for one-way international business class award. You can access American Airlines here. Here are some […]

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