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5/23/2016
  Flying Blue is a new Ultimate Rewards points transfer partner, making Flying Blue one of the few frequent flyer programs that all transferable points (AMEX Membership Rewards points, Citi ThankYou points and SPG Starpoints) transfer to. When is it...
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5/11/2016
  Getting EC 261/2004 compensation is a hassle, even from EU airlines such as Air France, let alone U.S. airlines on flights departing the EU (see Getting American Airlines to Pay EU Compensation for a Flight Delay and Is EU Compensation Owed...
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10/14/2015
  This Air Berlin / Air France Lounge at Berlin Tegel Airport Review is part of a trip report including Berlin, Vienna, and luxury hotels and dining in Moscow and St. Petersburg, Russia.  Visiting Berlin? See all our posts tagged Berlin. For the previous...
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7/31/2015
  How to Fly First Class to Europe with Alaska frequent flyer miles? TravelSort reader Barbara writes: "We have built up over $2.4 million frequent flyer miles in Alaska Air Mileage Plan. Now that we are able to start using them, we...
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4/28/2015
What are the best First Class airline beds to get a great night's sleep? While there's plenty of buzz and discussion around which airline serves which champagne and which type of caviar; the showers aboard Emirates First Class and Etihad...
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4/27/2015
Is flat bed business class available to Tahiti and Bora Bora? I get asked this by TravelSort Clients and readers on a regular basis. Unfortunately no, not currently. While flat bed business class seats have become industry standard for all long...
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7/6/2014
  Air France's New Business Class and New First Class La Premiere were featured at the Air France Expo in NYC last weekend, so I stopped by for some photos. The Air France Expo has already been held in Shanghai...
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5/25/2014
Which airlines allow 24 hour cancellation without penalty? I'm regularly emailed about American Airlines, for example, charging for a cancellation within 24 hours of booking, but that's because it offers a 24 hour hold instead. Department of Transportation (DOT) rules...
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5/7/2014
  Air France has unveiled its new first class suite, which will be available on certain flights starting September 2014 on certain flights to New York JFK and Singapore. Air France will be equipping 19 Air France Boeing 777-300 planes...
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2/4/2014
  Air France has unveiled its new flat bed business class seat. It's about time, given that KLM, part of the same company, announced its new flat bed seat in March 2013. What's strange is that the products are different....
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4/25/2013
  Air France-KLM Flying Blue is making changes to its award chart and fuel surcharges, starting June 2013. The changes are generally positive if you book economy class awards, and a devaluation if you book business class awards. Here are...
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3/30/2012
    4/3/12 Update: Delta SkyMiles members on FT now report being able to book Air France and KLM awards on Delta.com and using U.S. call centers. Rather suspicious how quickly this got fixed *after* end of reporting numbers for...
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2/21/2012
As I wrote about in late 2010, we’re seeing a changing landscape in the airline industry whereby airlines are eliminating first class and instead adding a premium economy product. With the recession and continuously improving business class products, how could...
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6/5/2013
Africa can be a very tough destination to get to on miles, given how far from the US it is and that there’s very limited nonstop service from the US. As a result, an award ticket to South Africa often...
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1/24/2012
Alaska Airlines has one of the most interesting mileage programs out there, in my opinion. While many airlines form their partnerships by joining one of the three major alliances (OneWorld, SkyTeam, and Star Alliance), Alaska has remained independent. Despite that,...
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1/17/2012
Admittedly I have it pretty easy when it comes to redeeming miles, given that I’m only earning and redeeming miles for myself, and sometimes a family member. Award availability dictates where I travel, as I’m always chasing the best value....
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12/20/2011
Delta recently ran a promotion whereby they were offering a 100% bonus on transfers between SkyMiles accounts. This is the second time they ran the promotion, and the second time I took advantage of it. This is essentially an opportunity...
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11/22/2011
When it comes to booking award tickets there are some destinations that are especially complex, either due to a general lack of availability, or sometimes even due to a lack of flights. India falls in the former category – there...
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11/8/2011
A couple of weeks ago I wrote an article sharing some of the airlines and routes with the best first and business class award availability to Asia. I got a lot of emails on the topic and also requests for...
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10/4/2011
Over the past few weeks I’ve written posts about how to find award space on Star Alliance and how to find award space on OneWorld, so it’s time to round out the series with a post about how to find...
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