Monthly Archives

Monthly Archives for November 2009.

Milwaukee is to place to be! Airlines duke it out with flight bonus offers

With Southwest entering the Milwaukee market, many other airlines are trying to keep a hold of their territory and customers. Of course to mark the launch of their service to MKE, Southwest is offering bonus credits for flying to or from the city. Air Tran, Midwest (MKE’s hometown airline) and American Airlines have all retaliated…

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LoyLogic application will allow loyalty program members the ability to redeem their points via the iPhone

Press release from LoyLogic: November 23, 2009 Loylogic enables the mobile communication channel for loyalty programs.Loyalty program members can now redeem their points via the iPhone Zurich, Switzerland and Atlanta/GA, USA – Loylogic will launch another innovation: the first full blown loyalty program application that allows for real-time points redemption with the Apple iPhone. MobApp™…

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Cathay Pacific: Book Extra Legroom seats for miles or money

Not long after Air Canada began charging to pre-book extra legroom preferred seating, Cathay Pacific is also going to charge but also offers an option to with miles. From Cathay Pacific: Enjoy a more spacious journey the next time you fly Economy Class on Cathay Pacific and Dragonair with our Extra-legroom Seats: * for long-haul…

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China Southern Offers Accelerated Elite Status with 11th Anniversary promotion

To celebrate China Southern’s Sky Pearl FFP 11th Anniversary, members of the Sky Pearl club can achieve elite status faster by registering for this promotion that uses all your segments/miles in 2009 to help you get to that next elite level sooner. They even let you redeem miles to earn more EQS! This is straight…

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Continental & United work on reciprocal elite access

Continental and United have announced that they are working together on allowing Elite Frequent Flyers from each airlines FFPs reciprocal access to upgrades and priority boarding. This is an excerpt from the Continental email I received yesterday: “Continental and United are working toward implementing reciprocal Elite access to upgrades and priority seating on both airlines…

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British Airways offers a chance to win 10 return business class flights to 30 Hong Kong Companies

In their latest marketing effort to gain market share and customer loyalty, British Airways is running a ‘grant’ offer of 10 return business class tickets to 30 Hong Kong based small businesses. All the companies have to do is apply and hopefully they will be picked to receive the grant of the flights (valid for…

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JetBlue relaunches TrueBlue – New format and more point earning opportunities

Although much has been known about it for the past couple of months, the new TrueBlue frequent flyer program from JetBlue was officially launched on November 9th. The primary part of any program is the rewards earned for flying and JetBlue has moved to a revenue based model with the TrueBlue relaunch. Now TrueBlue earners…

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