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Is India getting another airline?

Tata Sons, a mega-corporation in India and one of the oldest companies in the sub-continent, and SIA, the parent company of Singapore Airlines, has announced the intention to form a joint-venture airline in India. This is tagged to be a $100 Million venture. This is exciting news. Tata’s actually had started the first ever airline…

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Giveaway: Free code for FlightTrack Pro iOS App

Starbucks had a recent promotion of their weekly iOS giveaway – the FlightTrack Pro App. This is an awesome iPhone, iPad App which usually sells for $9.99. You could get it from Starbucks for free using the free giveaway cards they have for songs, books and Apps. If your Starbucks has run out of these…

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The winner from UnRoadWarrior for the Randy Petersen Star MegaDo is…

We have a winner, who has moved on the next phase of the contest! The winner from UnRoadWarrior.com will be now joining the winners from each of the blogs participating in the Randy Petersen Star MegaDo contest. The final winners will be drawn soon by Randy himself. The winner from UnRoadWarrior.com was selected using random.org.…

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Win two seats with Randy Peterson to fly on the next Star MegaDO

If you are an airline mile novice, you have probably never heard of a MegaDO before. It is the Ultimate Mileage/Air travel junkie field trip. It is a trip across multiple cities and countries in commercial and charter planes, with the who’s who of travel and Mr. Randy Peterson himself. Randy is the founder of…

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LOT is bringing the 787 Dreamliner to the US!

More 787 news! After United announced its domestic 787 routes, LOT Airlines of Poland is bringing the Boeing 787 dreamliner to the US. They will start flying the new next-generation jet to Chicago’s O’hare and New York’s JFK airport next year. This is exciting news as LOT is a Star Alliance partner and has also…

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And the Best Airline in the World is…

Skytrak announced its annual rankings for 2012. They rank all the airlines in the world by polling 18m airline cutovers around the world. And for the year 2012 (drumroll please) the top 10 airlines are: Qatar Airways (Qatar) – No Alliance Asiana Airlines (South Korea) – Star Alliance Singapore Airlines (Singapore) – Star Alliance Cathay…

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The sorry state of Airlines of India

The state of Airlines in India is not good. There have been several blog posts by other bloggers on the state of Kingfisher Airlines. They are cash strapped and headed for big trouble if they do not get a cash injection from somewhere. The latest blow is the canceling of most of their international flights.…

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Merger update: Significant United changes

United and Continental have finally merged. As I pointed out in an earlier post, united.com and continental.com, the websites also merged over to the new site this past weekend. The new site is based on the original continental.com. In fact, most of the operational ascpects of the new United are based on Continental. They are…

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