Monthly Archives

Monthly Archives for January 2010.

Three U.S. Majors raise luggage fees….again!

Continental, Delta and United have all followed US Airways lead and raised their checked luggage fees once again. This is at least the second time in the past twelve months that they have done this. As U.S. airlines continue to struggle financially they are finding that ancillary revenue streams such as checked luggage fees are…

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TAROM to adopt Flying Blue FFP as part of SkyTeam Membership

When TAROM, Romania’s national carrier joins SkyTeam this June they will cease to operate their in house Frequent Flyer Program (FFP) called Smart Miles and bring in Air France KLM’s Flying Blue as their main loyalty program. I do not know too much about the Smart Miles program but from a quick glance at the…

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SPG Quarter 1 Promo is now live – Earn up to Quadruple Starpoints

We’ve had this up on our site since before Christmas sometime but the registration and eligibility period went live on Jan 5. The promo is as follows: Earn up to Quadruple Starpoints on all eligible stays at over 850 participating properties worldwide.– Earn double Starpoints for stays of 1 or 2 nights– Earn triple Starpoints…

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