Singapore A350 900ulr – 2

Good Deals With New Singapore KrisFlyer Award Promo

Singapore Airlines' KrisFlyer program offers monthly "Spontaneous Escapes" promotions, where they constantly have a list of flights that can be booked at a discount when redeeming miles. Presumably they're primarily discounting flights that they don't…

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Filed Under: Awards, Singapore
Singapore Airlines New Suites A380 – 1

Redeem Miles For Singapore’s New Suites On A Long Haul Flight

In late 2017, Singapore Airlines introduced their new A380 Suites. It's an impressive product, and one that I know many people want to try. As of now only select A380s feature the new Suites, and those are flown to Delhi, Hong Kong, London, Mumbai, Shanghai,…

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Filed Under: Awards, Singapore
Japan Airlines First Class – 54

JAL Awards Now Bookable On American’s Website

There are lots of things that contribute towards a great frequent flyer program. Obviously award redemption rates and award availability are both important, but there’s also something to be said for the ease with which you can search and book award seats.…

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Filed Under: American, Awards
New Singapore A380 Suites 18

Singapore KrisFlyer Implements New Award Waitlist Rules

Singapore Airlines' KrisFlyer program is unique in letting members waitlist award tickets. However, earlier this year KrisFlyer devalued their award chart, and at the same time they announced that they'd make changes to how waitlisting awards works.…

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Filed Under: Awards, Singapore
Turkish Airlines 787

Turkish 787 Routes With Business Class Awards

Turkish Airlines offers one of my favorite business class products, and that's in spite of the fact that as of now their business class seats are quite outdated. Fortunately that's changing shortly, as Turkish Airlines has just taken delivery of their…

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Filed Under: Awards, Turkish
Air France A330 Business Class 3

New Flying Blue Promo Awards For July 2019

Historically one of the best uses of Air France-KLM Flying Blue miles is booking their Promo Awards. Flying Blue publishes these every month, and they offer 20-50% off select award tickets on Air France and KLM metal. In 2018 some major changes were…

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Filed Under: Air France/KLM, Awards
Delta Business Class 767 – 2

Flying Club Awards On Delta Get Even Better

I've written in the past about how redeeming Virgin Atlantic Flying Club miles on Delta can be a spectacular value. The idea is that Delta SkyMiles has dynamic award pricing, and in many cases the award rates for travel on Delta can be outrageous, even…

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Filed Under: Awards, Delta
Air New Zealand 777

Rare: Lots Of Air New Zealand Business Class Awards

Historically Air New Zealand is one of the stingiest airlines when it comes to making business class award seats available, in particular for travel between the US and New Zealand. There are many times where there's not a single business class award…

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Filed Under: Air New Zealand, Awards
Japan Airlines 787 Business Class – 2

Best Ways To Use Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Miles

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan miles are among my favorite mileage currencies out there. On a per mile basis, I value Alaska miles more than any other airline miles. In this post I wanted to talk a bit more about actually redeeming Alaska miles -- the…

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Filed Under: Alaska, Awards
Aer Lingus A330 Business Class – 2

You Can Now Redeem Alaska Miles On Aer Lingus

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan is one of my favorite frequent flyer programs, thanks to the fact that they continue to award miles based on distance flown, have unique airline partners, have low award redemption rates, allow stopovers on one-way awards,…

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Filed Under: Aer Lingus, Alaska
Lufthansa A320 Business Class – 10

What’s Going On With Marriott To Lufthansa Transfers?

Well, this doesn't look good. For the past week or so we've been hearing about issues with Marriott Bonvoy points getting "stuck" when members have initiated transfers to Lufthansa Miles&More. This isn't entirely unusual, as post-merger many Marriott…

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Filed Under: Awards, Lufthansa
Finnair A350

Live: British Airways’ New Partner Award Chart

In late April British Airways Executive Club announced that they'd be making changes to their award redemption rates for travel on partner airlines. Rather annoyingly they said that changes would be made, but refused to officially share what those changes…

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Filed Under: Awards, British Airways
Qantas First Class

Extremely Rare: Qantas First Class Awards To & From The US

Qantas is one of the stingiest airlines out there when it comes to making first class award seats available, especially on their routes between the US and Australia. Often you'll find that they don't have a single first class award seat available between…

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Filed Under: Awards, Qantas
Etihad A380 First Class Apartment – 2

Fly Etihad’s A380 First Class For Just 50K American Miles

Etihad first class award redemptions are one of the most popular uses of American AAdvantage miles for those looking to maximize miles & points. In particular, redeeming miles for Etihad's A380 First Class Apartment is a rite of passage in the miles…

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Filed Under: American, Awards
British Airways 747

Redeem British Airways Avios Before Partner Award Changes

In late April I wrote about how British Airways announced they'd be adjusting their award costs for travel on partner airlines. While we don't officially know exactly what's changing, this is a reminder to redeem your Avios on partners ASAP, as the changes…

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Filed Under: Awards, British Airways
Klm 787

Flying Blue Promo: Transatlantic Flights From 12,500 Miles

Every month Air France-KLM Flying Blue publishes Promo Awards, offering discounted redemptions in select markets. These are typically released at the beginning of each month, and I write about them when they go live. Lately Flying Blue has occasionally…

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Filed Under: Air France/KLM, Awards