Southwest Airlines is Heading to Hawaii – Here is What We Know

Love or hate them, Southwest is making big waves with their Hawaii announcement. As expected, there are plenty of online comments from the typical “air greyhound” folks reiterating how they will never fly Southwest for 6 hours straight. I am fine with that, the rest […]

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New Hotel Option For Redeeming Points on Catalina Island, CA

I love Catalina Island, I’ve been twice in the last eight years and I wouldn’t hesitate to go back. A 45 minute high-speed ferry from Newport Beach will run you $75~ round-trip. That sounds like a lot but consider the savings of not renting a […]

A New Option For Hawaii One-Way Flights Starting at 11,500 Miles Via Alaska Airlines – Singapore Airlines

What is better than a new Alaska Airlines partnership? I say cheaper award flights to Hawaii! Singapore Airline’s KrisFlyer program finally launched their award chart (PDF) when flying solely on Alaska Airlines. There are some sweet-spots as well as some confusing language, let’s try to sort […]

Southwest Just Killed The Flight Map Search On Their Site – Getaway Finder

This is not good, I am a Southwest loyalist and this makes me upset. Alyssa and I have held Companion Pass for the last three-or-so years and it has saved us thousands of dollar… er.. points. At some point last month, Southwest decided to retire […]

Video: Emirates Flight Attendant Caught Pouring Champagne Back Into The Bottle

Do you have $26,000 to spare? Do you want to spend it on a round-trip in Emirates first class to Dubai? Brace yourself for ULTIMATE luxury.     Emirate First Class When you spend $26,000 on a flight, what are your expectations? Caviar? On-board showers? […]

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New International Route – Phoenix to Frankfurt, Germany Launching 2018 – Condor Airlines

As a Phoenix native I must say this is long overdue. Phoenix just took away the 5th position from Philadelphia for overall city population in the US. Yes, Phoenix is now the 5th largest city in the country. Mind you this is not metro population, […]

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Another Incident – United Employee is Shown Pushing 71 Year Old Man to The Ground Leaving Him Unconscious

Here we go again, United!    I tried I really wanted to give United the benefit of the doubt. When you have thousands of employees, sometimes things happen. That said, a recently released video from 2015 shows a United ticketing agent pushing a 71-year-old man […]

First in Business – How you Can Fly on Qatar Airways new Qsuite Product using AA Miles

Introducing the long anticipated Qsuite product by Qatar Airways. The Doha based airline is launching a business class hard product that is branded as “first in business”. Many people who’ve sampled the demo Qsuite have been blown away as it rivals others’ first class seats. […]

Wow Airlines Adds Tel Aviv to Iceland Route Later This Year – Flights from TLV to the US Starting at $149

***Update, flights are now bookable on Wow Airlines***       Man, these budget airlines don’t seem to be wasting any time. Ryan Air, Wizz, Wow Airlines, Norwegian, are all adding new routes faster than I can keep up. Heck, there’s even a brand new […]

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Three NY Flyers Arrested for Fighting with Police After Spirit Airlines Cancelled Their Flights

It’s Tuesday, you know what that means, more flight fiascos. This time it was in Fort Lauderdale, not on the plane but in the ticketing area. According to Spirit, they had to cancel over 10 flights due to “pervasive illegal work slowdown”. That is code […]