How To Understand Airline Seat Class Names

Written by joeheg @ Your Mileage May Vary

Have you ever felt like this when booking airfare? “I’d like to book a seat in Basic Premium Extra Plus Comfort Class that includes exit row seat assignments but without an extra carry on bag.” Knowing what class of airline seat you w…

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PaxEx Update: 2019-07-05

Written by Seth Miller @ Wandering Aramean

Hello and welcome to the PaxEx Update for 5 July 2019, bringing you biggest headlines on what’s changed for passenger experience in the past week.
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Flash Sale: JetBlue Flights From 400 Points or $20 One-Way

Written by Victoria M. Walker @ The Points Guy

Want to see the latest flight deals as soon as they’re published? Follow The Points Guy on Facebook and Twitter, and subscribe to text message alerts from our deals feed, @tpg_alerts. Airfare deals are typically only available on limited dates. We recommend you use Google Flights to find dates to fly, then book through an online travel agency such as Orbitz or Expedia, which allows …

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Maximizing Points and Miles With Lyft Partnerships

Written by Liz Hund @ The Points Guy

One of the best ways to boost your loyalty account balances is by double-dipping your rewards. This takes many forms and requires different levels of effort, but one of the easiest ways to do this involves the ride-sharing company Lyft. Every time you summon a Lyft, you could earn extra points and miles with not …

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Want To Watch Movies On A Plane? You Need To Have The App

Written by joeheg @ Your Mileage May Vary

Airlines love to tell us the reason they no longer have seatback entertainment is that people prefer to watch their own personal devices instead of the screens provided by the airline. While that’s a lie that’s a questionable assumption to …

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JetBlue Shrinks DC Route Map, Drops 2 Other Cities

Written by Edward Russell @ The Points Guy

JetBlue will drop two more destinations from Washington’s Reagan National Airport as it increasingly focuses on flying to its core markets. The airline also plans to end all flights to two other airports: Anchorage, Alaska, and La Romana in the Dominican Republic. Getting the axe from Washington National (DCA) will be JetBlue’s nonstop routes to …

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Guadeloupe Will Be JetBlue’s Newest Caribbean Destination

Written by Ben Mutzabaugh @ The Points Guy

JetBlue plans to make the Guadeloupe its latest destination in the Caribbean. The carrier plans to add flights to the French Caribbean island beginning in February 2020. Pending regulatory approval, JetBlue will offer service from its hub at New York JFK to Guadeloupe’s Pointe-à-Pitre International Airport (PTP). JetBlue did not reveal a specific start date …

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JetBlue Joins Delta in Issuing Travel Waiver for the Dominican Republic

Written by Benji Stawski @ The Points Guy

A wave of sudden deaths, illnesses and accidents among tourists in the Dominican Republic has raised questions surrounding the safety of Caribbean nation. So much so that the US State Department has had a Level 2 travel advisory on the country since April, encouraging tourists to exercise increased caution. Fortunately, you’ve got options if you have travel …

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JetBlue Closing Up Shop at Houston Hobby, Moving to Houston Bush Intercontinental

Written by Summer Hull @ The Points Guy

Those who live or travel to the Houston area are about to either cheer or groan as JetBlue has officially announced that they are closing up shop at Houston’s Hobby Airport (HOU) and moving about 30 miles north to Houston’s Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH). This change is effective on Oct. 27 as the final flights …

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Budget International Family Destinations for 2019

Written by Devorah Lev-Tov @ The Points Guy

When you’re traveling with your family of three or four or five people, following the crowds to traditionally popular destinations can bust a budget, especially if you’re headed out of the US. Instead of Venice or Hong Kong during peak season, we have a list of alternate destinations that may be just what you need …

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RIGHT NOW! 4 Airline Flash Sales, A Mileage Sale, AND Up to 40% off Hotel Rates!

Written by SharonKurheg @ Your Mileage May Vary

There are a whole lot of travel sales going on right now, friends. They’re all pretty awesomesauce, but heads up that some end today, some tomorrow and some next week, so do’t take to long to check them out… AIRLINE FLASH SALES Alaska…

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When Does Your Airline Elite Status Expire?

Written by Ethan Steinberg @ The Points Guy

Unless you’re lucky and devoted enough to become a million miler and lock in your airline elite status for life, the process of qualifying for and maintaining airline elite status is a yearly endeavor. Even though we’re only halfway through the year, it’s already time to start finalizing your plans to earn (or requalify for) …

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