I hope everyone is having a great weekend! I just returned from the Maldives earlier this week, and am happy to be back in an "easier" timezone. I'll be in the US for a couple of weeks, and am then headed to Europe again for a bit, hopefully reviewing a couple of interesting new airline products.
On the points & travel front, this week Delta added new lounge access restrictions, New Zealand reopened its borders to visitors, Spirit rejected JetBlue's takeover bid, Qantas formally ordered the A350 for the world's longest flight, and more.
With that out of the way, here's a recap of this week on the blog: