Swiss award space now shows up on continental.com!

Continental’s online award search tool just got even more useful, since they now display Swiss award space (which they didn’t previously). While Lufthansa has literally stopped releasing first class award space to their partner airlines more…

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Filed Under: Awards, Continental

Up to 25% discount on United/Continental awards

United and Continental are offering some mileage discounts for roundtrip economy award tickets booked through January 16 for travel between January 27 and March 22, 2012. The offer is good for travel to Europe and Africa on United and Continental flights…

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Filed Under: Continental, Great Deals

How to prevent United miles from expiring (for now)

I track all of the mileage accounts I manage for people through Award Wallet, and I just got a notice saying that my dad’s United Mileage Plus miles will expire in a few weeks. He only has about 25,000 miles which I’m sure he’ll get…

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Filed Under: Advice, Continental

Details of United’s 2012 Mileage Plus program released

Yesterday United finally unveiled the details of their 2012 Mileage Plus program. Many of you probably remember that I posted about rumored changes to the Mileage Plus program back in August based on what I was told by an inside source. Ultimately there…

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Filed Under: Continental, United

United makes some changes that you’ll actually like!

Per UA Insider on FlyerTalk, United is actually making some positive changes, and there doesn’t seem to be a catch! Improved long-haul comfort with more flat-bed seats. In September, we’ll begin installing all-new flat-bed seats in the premium…

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Filed Under: Continental, United

RUMOR: Possible Details of United’s 2012 Mileage Plus Program

This information comes from a reliable source under the condition of anonymity, so take it for what it’s worth. According to my source, below are the terms that United is considering for the combined Mileage Plus program in 2012. Let’s start with the…

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Filed Under: Continental, United

United and Continental change standby fees

United and Continental have now aligned their standby and same day confirmed change fees. Now standby and same day confirmed changes will be free for Global Services, 1K, Platinum, Premier Executive, and Gold members, while the fee will be $75 for Premier…

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Filed Under: Continental, United