Just in time for the summer concert season, you can now use your Hilton Honors points to purchase tickets to some of the best concerts around the world. We're talking big names such as Brad Paisley, … [Read more...] about Use 10,000 Hilton Points For a Great Concert This Summer!
Travel News Archive
It may be old by now, but learn about some of the biggest announcements in the travel industry, including program devaluations, mergers, and policy changes.
Singapore Airlines has announced its long-awaited return to the nonstop New York-Singapore market, a route which it discontinued in November 2013 after it sold back the Airbus A340-500 aircraft that … [Read more...] about Singapore Airlines Will Resume Nonstop Flights to New York
Delta Air Lines will be returning to India in 2019 after a four-year hiatus. In 2015, Delta ended commercial service to India, terminating a fifth-freedom route from Amsterdam to Mumbai that it had … [Read more...] about Delta Will Return to India in 2019
This is the final installment of a three-part series in Memphis International Airport (MEM) which focused on the history of Memphis Airport as a once-major regional hub, and its current state where it … [Read more...] about Walking in Memphis (Airport): Modernizing for the Future
Alaska Airlines is rolling out new award prices for award travel and the prices are actually lowering in most markets! Following the lead of the lower prices for main cabin award bookings, Alaska is … [Read more...] about Alaska Airlines Reduces Award Travel Prices
A few weeks back, I reported a rumor that Marriott Rewards was reconsidering their unequal treatment of members depending on which legacy program they came from. I'm pleased to report that this is now … [Read more...] about Confirmed: Marriott Extends Lifetime Platinum Premier to SPG Members with 750 Nights and 10 Years Platinum
Alaska Airlines change and cancellation policy has until now been among the most flexible in the industry. Although the airline is not as lenient as Southwest which allows for free … [Read more...] about Alaska Airlines Increases Change Fees and Axes Free Cancellations
Last week, Delta announced some interesting upgrades to its in-flight meals, both international and domestic, beginning June 1. The airline plans to partner with celebrity chefs to design new menus, … [Read more...] about Delta Upgrades In-Flight Meals, International and Domestic
There was a lot of bad news in yesterday's earnings call from Alaska Airlines. Even after speaking to one of my friends, who has family working at the airline, the first thing he said was, "It's a … [Read more...] about Alaska Will Add Basic Economy, Eliminates Generous Change Policy
Alaska Airlines announced today that it will end flights from Dallas-Love Field to New York-LaGuardia and Washington-Reagan. Instead they will lease the available slots at the two East Coast airports … [Read more...] about Alaska Airlines Ends Flights from Dallas-Love Field to New York-LaGuardia and Washington, D.C.
Beginning Tuesday night and extending into Wednesday, Alaska Airlines and Virgin America will be migrating to a single passenger service system (PSS). These critical computer systems manage everything … [Read more...] about Alaska and Virgin Are Migrating Their Computer Systems Tomorrow
Please keep in mind this is a rumor, but I thought it was worth sharing here. Maybe the recent announcement about how the new combined Marriott/SPG program will play out in 2019 is not set in stone. … [Read more...] about Rumor: Marriott to Extend Lifetime Platinum Premier to SPG Lifetime Platinum Members