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Could Air India’s Flying Returns be the new king for short haul award flights in the U.S.?

On December 23rd Air India’s Flying Returns program launched a new award chart for travel on Star Alliance partner airlines. Of note is they have moved to distance based awards which makes some redemptions much cheaper. In particular, flights under 500 miles within the U.S. and within India are only 5,000 points one way in…

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Bonus Offer Highlight May 14: Star Alliance

Today’s Bonus Offer Highlight is the complete Star Alliance 15th Anniversary Frequent Flyer Bonus (you can find each individual offer listed below) Star Alliance 15,000 Bonus Miles to the top fifteen passengers who complete eligible flights on the most number of Star Alliance member airlines Worldwide during the promotional period per frequent flyer program. More……

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Starwood enhances the Elite Levels of its SPG program

Last week Starwood announced some major enhancements to their award winning loyalty program: Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG). The changes which take effect on March 1, 2012 are all aimed at the elite level members of the program and are designed to benefit frequent guests with added perks over and above the existing elite level benefits.…

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Air China’s at it again, this time its with Starwood (and its targeted)

A few weeks back we were the first to bring to light the Air China / Marriott offer that gave instant Gold Status with Marriott and now while this offer does not have status attached to it, Air China Phoenix Miles members can benefit from stays with Starwood hotels. The major hurdles I can see…

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Continental sets Oct 27 as entry date into Star Alliance

From Continental email sent Aug 12: Travel through Oct. 24, 2009OnePass members can continue to earn and redeem miles and make reward reservations on SkyTeam partners through Oct. 24, 2009. All reward travel on these partners must be completed on or before Oct. 24, 2010. Travel on Oct. 25 and Oct. 26, 2009If you travel…

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