A few weeks ago, my wife and I had the opportunity to visit the United Polaris Lounge in Chicago. We were flying on an award ticket from Liberia, Costa Rica,
It is very easy to get into intermediate and expert territory when it comes to finding award space and booking awards. That can sometimes be intimidating. This is my attempt
This past weekend, I had the chance to attend the launch of the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite – R (GOES-R) weather satellite.
A bit of a Background on GOES-R:..
The Washington Post reports that a deal has been reached that extends the United presence at Washington Dulles to at least 2025. While this isn’t quite a surprise, it does quell ..
Introduction to Flying the Cycle
A tale of Many Lounges
1 Euro-Business and 1 Economy Flight
3 business class flights
3 first class flights
3 hotel stays (1 SPG in Milan, Grand ..
I received a question earlier today from Mark:
Why do resellers care about Amazon One?I personally care about Amazon One and Prime Air for multiple reasons; one of which is becau..
Yesterday Amazon revealed their new airline: Prime Air. Ok, they really announced it when they engaged in a contract for a handful of 767s. Well, Friday included the unveiling of..
I don’t know about you, but I love unique airplane liveries. So of course, you could imagine my excitement with a new ANA Star Wars themed livery! It was announced by
I wrote earlier this week about this rare Antarctic medical evacuation. You see there were two patients in Antarctica, that were in dire need for medical care that could not be
If there’s one place that is incredibly hard to get on Earth, it is Antarctica. In fact, flying, for 6 months out of the years is near impossible. But soon,
I just got back from a spending my Memorial Day Weekend flying around the block (so to speak), over the long weekend. It was mostly a mileage run, to maintain
Value Alliance is a new alliance, but its not what you are expecting.
Business Traveller Reports that the new Airline Alliance, Value Alliance – is comprised of:
Iron Maiden’s Ed Force One 747-400 visited Boeing recently, and they put together a pretty cool video that you can get to by navigating here, since I can’t figure out
The Daily Mail reports a plan to do something crazy. To do something perhaps even more crazy than what Solar Impulse set out to do. Fly to the edge of
This past weekend, I had the chance to travel out to Las Vegas to attend the Freddie Awards. Its my favorite event to attend each year, and I’m truly appreciative
Business Traveller reports that Singapore Airlines and Air France executives recently met to discuss a partnership.
The article cites logical benefits of a partnership means ..
Qatar Airways A380, courtesy of Qatar Airways
Qatar Airways has been having an awful lot of fun with this Atlanta route. I won’t go into the crazy things Qatar CEO Akbar
Lindbergh in a Robertson Aircraft Corporation aircraft, courtesy of American Airlines.
Much like United celebrated a few weeks ago, American Airlines is celebrating 90 years of ..
April 6, 1926 marked the beginning of United Airlines’ with a Varney Air Lines airmail flight from Pasco, Washington to Boise Idaho. That was 90 years ago, and what United
Thailand’s The Nation reports that this past Monday in Thailand, Deputy Transport Minister Ormsin Chivapruck called a meeting with all Thai-registered carriers, following Nok Air..
Yesterday, I happened to mention to a colleague about the Trump 757 diversion to Nashville last week, and he mentioned that he had seen a great special on what the chief
Super Bowl 50 happened. As always, the commercials are sometimes just as entertaining as the play on the field. The first shot came from Avocados from Mexico (courtesy of Spencer..
Courtesy of the Times of India, a Jet Airways crew of 5 “airhostesses” (I’m not sure what that really means), were suspended, after allowing Bollywood Artist Sonu Nigam to serena..