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Merger blues? US Airways Credit Card offer nor for upto 40,000 miles

*** OFFER IS NOW UPTO 40,000 MILES. WAS ORIGINALLY 50,000 *** Every time there is a merger between airlines, I have personally leveraged the opportunity to make sure I get miles in both airlines’ accounts. When the merger does happen, the miles get combined, raising their value. 40,000 miles each in two separate airlines accounts…

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US Airways – American Airlines Merger – a small first step?

By no way does this mean that a merger is sure to happen, but the unions of bankrupt American Airlines have decided to support a potential merger with US Airways. US Airways’ CEO has been hinting on a possible merger for some time now. The unions are backing this because AA is in trouble. As…

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Jetblue angling to get with Oneworld?

Jetblue (B6) and Japan Airlines (JL) reached a codeshare agreement for 21 US destinations from B6’s stronghold cities of New York and Boston. JAL had direct flights from both cities to Tokyo. The codeshare strengthens the interline agreement that they had established in February.   It is interesting to note that none of the 21…

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BMI goes the OneWorld way

As we had announced earlier on this blog, BMI has been acquired by IAG, the parent company of British Airways and Iberia. As a pert of this acquisition, BMI will no longer be a part of Star Alliance – that membership ends April 19th. It will soon become a part of OneWorld, allowing for redemptions…

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@SkySteward – blogger and American Airlines Flight Attendant fired

Sky Steward blogs about American Airlines (AA) mostly. He has been working as an American Airlines Flight Attendant and is pretty well known in the blogosphere and on Twitter for his humorous take on AA. Lately (read: since AA’s bankruptcy) he has been very critical of the company and has made several parody videos. He…

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Asian Animated video on AA Bankruptcy

Here we go again. NMA Animation has posted an animated video explaining American Airlines bankruptcy. Now, it is an over the top video with sections that make no sense, but it is still funny to watch. UnRoadWarrior takes no responsibility for its content… we are just sharing. http://www.nma.tv/american-airlines-files-bankruptcy/ Subscribe to get updates via email. Subscribe…

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The pain of tracking Airline Miles and Hotel Points

Yeah, I know there are websites that will track it for me all in one place – I have accounts with points.com and gomilies.com , but they just don’t seem to be right or enough. … Staying at a hotel (duh, again, but this can become complex if one earns hotel points, airline miles or hotel points AND airline miles) Credit cards eMiles.com eRewards.com MyPoints.com TopGuest Car rentals (for rental rewards or airline miles) Other sundry events, like filling out a survey, earning miles as compensation for a customer service event, etc.

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5000 FREE AAdvantage miles – if you have a business

You can get 5000 AAdvantage miles if you register in the Business ExtrAA program in the next 5 months. This is a program run by American Airlines (AA) to reward businesses for choosing AA on top of the AAdvantage miles that the employees earn. I guess every here owns a ‘business’ or has a vision…

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