Hainan 787 9

Alaska Mileage Plan Offering Double Miles On Hainan

Alaska Mileage Plan is one of my favorite frequent flyer programs, given their unique array of airline partners, combined with their generous mileage earning rates. Alaska Airlines sometimes has promotions offering bonus miles for travel on their partners,…

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Alaska 737

Is This The Worst Timed Westbound Domestic Flight?

It goes without saying that everyone has different preferences for flight times. For example, some people are morning people, while others are night owls. Some people can sleep on a plane without issue, while others struggle to sleep without the perfect…

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Alaska Airlines Watermark

Review: Alaska Airlines Credit Card

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 in this post I wanted to provide…

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Japan Airlines First Class – 6

6 Reasons To Get The Alaska Airlines Business Card

Recently we saw an increased new welcome bonus launched on the Alaska Airlines Visa® Business Credit Card, and it's an offer seriously worth considering. I applied for this card when it had a worse offer, so I'm jealous of those of you who can get this…

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Alaska 737

New Alaska Mileage Plan Shopping Portal Mystery 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 spend. The number of bonus…

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Japan Airlines First Class Watermark

Is The 40k Bonus On The Alaska Airlines Credit Card Worth It?

As far as I'm concerned, the Alaska Airlines Visa® Credit Card is one of the most underrated airline credit cards out there. Alaska and Bank of America have also significantly improved the bonuses on these cards over the years, so if you don't yet have…

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Alaska Airlines New Cabin 9

The Alaska Companion Fare: Everything You Need To Know

There are various airline credit cards that offer some sort of a companion ticket for spending a certain amount. To me the single most valuable companion ticket is the one offered by Alaska Airlines, so in this post I wanted to look at that in more detail,…

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Qantas 787 Business Class – 2

Alaska Offering Double Miles For Travel On Qantas

Alaska Mileage Plan is one of my favorite frequent flyer programs, given their unique array of airline partners, combined with their generous mileage earning rates. At the moment Alaska has quite a few promotions for flying. They're offering double miles…

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Alaska 737

Big 40K Bonus On Alaska Airlines Business Card

I recently picked up the Alaska Airlines Visa® Business Credit Card (given that I think it's a worthwhile card), though the card now has an even better welcome bonus that should make the card even more interesting for many. So let's take a look at what…

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Icelandair 767

Alaska Mileage Plan Increases Award Costs On Icelandair

One of the things that I love about Alaska Mileage Plan is that they have such a unique array of airline partners, and they even allow stopovers on one-way award tickets. One of Alaska's cool airline partners is Icelandair. The airlines partnered until…

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Alaska Airlines New Cabin 9

Alaska Airlines Launches Double Miles Promotion

Nowadays it's quite rare to see frequent flyer programs actually offer promotions that incentivize flying. A vast majority of promotions nowadays seem to be for non-flying activities. Personally I'd pose the question if someone should be running a loyalty…

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Cathay Pacific First Class 1

What’s The Best Credit Card For Earning Alaska Miles?

Reader John asked the following question in the Ask Lucky forum: "Which credit cards can you transfer points at a good ratio to Alaska Mileage Plan and therefore would be good for someone loyal to Alaska?" It's a good question, and I figured this was…

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Alaska Airlines New Cabin 1

Alaska Airlines “Coast To Elite” Status Challenge

Alaska Mileage Plan has just introduced a new promotion that makes it easy to earn MVP or MVP Gold status. With this promotion you can earn MVP status after just two roundtrips, or MVP Gold status after just four roundtrips. This promotion is valid for…

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Alaska Airlines New Cabin 2

Alaska Airlines Unveils New Cabin Interiors

This month Alaska Airlines has unveiled their first Airbus aircraft with new interiors, so let's take a look. Alaska Airlines' takeover of Virgin America closed a couple of years ago. Aside from their common West Coast focus, the airlines otherwise had…

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Alaska Lounge At T2 Rendering

Alaska Lounge SFO Opening In 2020

Alaska Airlines has announced today that they'll be opening an Alaska Lounge at San Francisco Airport Terminal 2 in 2020. The new 8,500 square foot Alaska Lounge will be on the top floor of SFO's Terminal 2, so will feature the highest viewpoint of any…

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Alaska 737

Alaska Offering Valentine’s Day BOGO Sale

Alaska Airlines has just announced a Valentine's Day buy one get one fare sale. This sale is valid only for tickets booked today, and with it you can buy one economy ticket, and get a second economy ticket for just the taxes and fees. This is only valid…

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