You Can Now Select Korean Air First Class Seats For Free When Flying Business Class On Their A330/B773 Aircraft

Written by Sebastian Powell @ LoyaltyLobby

With Korean Air‘s recent announcement that they would eliminate First Class on certain routes beginning June we were awaiting to check their seat maps and see if it’s possible to select these seats for free when flying Business Class which is now the case. Passengers with a Business Class ticket can now select the first […]

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Korean Air plans interior overhaul, inflight connectivity service

Written by Seth Miller @ Wandering Aramean

The next generation of Korean Air’s inflight service will see significant changes from the current product. Inflight wifi and a refreshed cabin seating configuration will fly soon as the company seeks to better meet passenger needs.
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Book This, Not That: SkyTeam Award Tickets

Written by Ethan Steinberg @ The Points Guy

Dynamic award pricing is all the rage lately, as loyal United travelers struggle to adapt to the carrier’s new, unpredictable and expensive pricing scheme. SkyTeam loyalists, however, are well-versed in the pitfalls of dynamic or variable award pricing. The two largest and most popular loyalty programs in the SkyTeam alliance — Delta SkyMiles and Air …

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Delta, United win big in Haneda slot allocation

Written by Seth Miller @ PaxEx.Aero

Delta Air Lines and United Airlines came home the big winners in the most recent allocation of coveted route authorities at Tokyo’s Haneda International Airport. The pair combined for nine of the twelve available slots, with American Airlines and Hawai…

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A Lesson For If You’re In An Exit Row, Free WiFi On Delta, What They Did To London Landmarks, Rage Yoga & More!

Written by SharonKurheg @ Your Mileage May Vary

Happy Wednesday to all of our travel friends, both near and far! Here are some articles we’ve read from other bloggers (and other sources) that we think you may like, as well, so we’re passing them along. Gary from View From The Wing reports that the T…

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Is International First Class Condemned to Slowly Fade into Oblivion?

Written by Freddo Zabaleta @ LoyaltyLobby

In what lately seems to be becoming a worrisome trend among world’s top airlines, the two largest Korean carriers (Korean Air and Asiana) recently announced they are eliminating first class service from several of their routes. Two weeks ago, Korean Air announced that beginning in June they were eliminating first class service on 27 international […]

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DLD 242: Cutting profits, cutting losses

Written by Seth Miller @ Wandering Aramean

Cutting money-losing programs makes sense in many cases; airlines around the world have trimmed first class cabins from their fleet, for example, to control those costs. Selling off a profitable segment of the business is a little less normal, especial…

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Is Southwest Pulling A Fast One?, New & Improved Lounge, Negative Changes to Bonvoy + IHG, & More!

Written by joeheg @ Your Mileage May Vary

Happy Sunday to all of our travel friends, both near and far! Here are some articles we’ve read from other bloggers (and other sources) that we think you may like, as well, so we’re passing them along. The Freddie Awards ceremony was last week. If you …

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Korean Air Is Cutting First Class on 27 International Routes

Written by Emily McNutt @ The Points Guy

Korean Air is doing away with its first-class cabin on a total of 27 international routes beginning later this year. Effective June 1, 2019, Korean will remove first-class seats on several shorter-haul international routes. When the Seoul-based airline goes about removing the first-class seats, it’ll only have two cabins of seats — economy and Prestige …

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Korean Air CEO Dies

Written by John Ollila @ LoyaltyLobby

Korean Air Cho Yang-hoCho Yang-ho, Korean Air CEO who has been under indictment due to accused embezzlement, passed away on Sunday in Los Angeles for unspecified chronic disease. His family been on the spotlight as of late due to the “nut raged” daughter Heather Cho and when Mr. Cho was ousted from the board last month. Reuters is […]

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