Japan Airlines First Class – 54

8 Reasons To Get The Alaska Airlines Business Card

For a while, the Alaska Airlines Visa® Business Credit Card has had an increased welcome bonus, and it's an offer seriously worth considering. This is a card that I have and that I applied for under a worse offer, so I sure wish I had applied when this…

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Filed Under: Alaska, Bank of America
Cathay Pacific A350 Business Class – 41

Buy Alaska Mileage Plan Miles With 40% Bonus (Last Chance)

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan is one of my favorite programs to buy miles from, both thanks to the frequency with which they sell miles, and what a good deal their redemptions can be. For the past few weeks Mileage Plan has been offering their first major…

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Filed Under: Alaska, Alaska Mileage Plan
Alaska Lounge Jfk 2

How To Access Alaska Airlines Lounges

In this post I wanted to take a look at how to access Alaska Lounges. Alaska is unique among US airlines when it comes to their lounge access policies, as they're the only major US airline to allow all paid first class passengers into their lounges.…

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Filed Under: Alaska
American 787 9

WHOA: American Airlines Will Fly From Seattle To India

Today is a huge day for American, Alaska, and aviation in Seattle. Earlier I wrote about how Alaska Airlines is joining the oneworld alliance, but that isn't the only big development. Thanks to a strengthened partnership between American and Alaska,…

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Filed Under: Alaska, American
Alaska Airlines New Cabin 9

WOW: Alaska Airlines Joining Oneworld Alliance

This is huge news. In many ways it feels like the "global alliances" have been dying a little bit, as airlines have instead focused on codeshare agreements and joint ventures as they make sense. That's not the case across the board, though, as the oneworld…

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Filed Under: Alaska, oneworld
Alaska 737

Alaska Airlines Offering Leap Day BOGO Sale

While this is only valid for travel on two days, it still has the potential to be a pretty cool promotion. Alaska Airlines is offering a buy one get one free (BOGO) deal for economy class tickets booked today (February 11, 2020, by 11:59PM PT), and for…

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Filed Under: Alaska
United Polaris 767 – 24

New Airline Shopping Portal Bonuses

Online shopping portals can be a great way to pick up additional miles & points for purchases you’d make anyway. Just for following a specific link you can earn bonus points in addition to the ones you’d earn for credit card spending. The number of bonus…

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Filed Under: Alaska, American
Alaska Airlines New Cabin 7

Alaska Airlines To Place Big Aircraft Order In 2020

Alaska Airlines faces a big fleet decision this year, which is complicated even further by the carrier's longstanding loyalty to Boeing. During Alaska Airlines' fourth quarter 2019 earnings call earlier this week, the airline revealed a major focus for…

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Filed Under: Alaska
Cathay Pacific First Class – 2

Alaska Increases Cost To Purchase Miles

Alaska Mileage Plan is one of my favorite programs to buy miles from. They often have promotions on purchased miles, and they have lucrative partner redemption rates, and even allow stopovers on most one-way awards. It's one of my all around favorite…

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Filed Under: Alaska
Alaska Lounge Jfk – 10

Review: Alaska Lounge New York JFK Airport

I had quite a long layover at JFK, as I arrived from Miami at around 10AM, and was continuing to Tokyo on All Nippon Airways at around 5PM. So I headed over to Terminal 7 right away, where I'll be reviewing two lounges -- the Alaska Lounge (which I could…

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Filed Under: Airport Lounge Reviews, Alaska
Fiji Airways A350

Alaska Offering Up To 50% Off Fiji Airways Awards

Alaska Mileage Plan is one of my favorite frequent flyer programs, thanks to the unique array of airline partners that they have. At the moment, Mileage Plan is offering a great promotion for travel on Fiji Airways -- you can either receive up to 50%…

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Filed Under: Alaska, Fiji Airways
Alaska 737

Promo Code: Save 10-20% On Alaska Airlines Flights

At the moment Alaska Airlines has a pretty good promotion for anyone who is planning travel this winter. Technically this promotion is being run in conjunction with Starbucks as part of their Happy Hour today, and they tell you to download the Starbucks…

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Filed Under: Alaska
Alaska Airlines Holiday Sweater

Wear An Ugly Sweater And Get Priority Boarding On Alaska

Friday, December 20, 2019, is National Ugly Holiday Sweater Day (apparently?). To celebrate, Alaska Airlines is offering priority boarding to those who wear ugly holiday sweaters on that day. This is a promotion they've offered for the past couple of…

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Filed Under: Alaska
Alaska As Q400 Plane

Horizon Air VP’s Shocking Safety Memo

Horizon Air is Alaska Airlines' regional airline, and they operate a fleet of Embraer 175 and Bombardier Q400 aircraft. Well, the details of a pretty damning internal memo have been made public this week, and some of the revelations are shocking. The…

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Alaska Airlines Watermark

Save On Alaska Airlines With Amex Offers (Targeted)

For those of you not familiar with Amex Offers, it’s a program available through most American Express cards, where different cards are eligible for different savings and bonus offers. In many cases the offers can be huge, and more than offset the annual…

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Filed Under: Alaska, American Express
Qantas A380 Economy 1

Alaska Cuts Mileage Earning Rates On Qantas

Alaska Mileage Plan is one of my all around favorite frequent flyer programs, though unfortunately it looks like mileage earning has been cut on yet another partner airline (perhaps due to no fault of Alaska). Alaska Cuts Mileage Earning On Qantas Alaska…

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Filed Under: Alaska, Alaska Mileage Plan
Alaska Airlines Watermark

Alaska Airlines Credit Card Review (2020)

The Alaska Airlines Visa® Credit Card is one of my favorite co-branded airline credit cards. It's a card I've had for years (along with the business version of the card, the Alaska Airlines Visa® Business Credit Card), and one I generally think is great.…

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Filed Under: Alaska, Bank of America
Singapore Airlines A380 Business Class – 1

Alaska Airlines Cuts Stopovers On Intra-Asia Awards

I find Alaska Mileage Plan miles to be incredibly valuable, and in particular appreciate that they allow stopovers even on one-way awards. Well, it looks like the program is changing their policy on this, at least for travel within one region. Alaska…

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Filed Under: Alaska, Alaska Mileage Plan