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
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.
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
To help alleviate the eyesore of using remote buses at the TBIT, LAX is building a new $1.6 billion Midfield Satellite Concourse (MSC) in addition to the TBIT that will include 12 new aircraft gates, … [Read more...] about The Future of LAX Airport: Preparing for Take-Off
Marriott has announced details of the new program that combines Marriott Rewards, Ritz Carlton Rewards, and Starwood Preferred Guest. These take effect in August 2018. Scott posted a nice summary of … [Read more...] about SPG Lifetime Platinum Status Will Match to Marriott Lifetime Platinum Elite
When people think of Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), they think of grandeur: massive jumbo jets, Hollywood movie stars, palm trees and a pocket full of dreams. But more well-informed … [Read more...] about Los Angeles Airport Today: Why a $15 Billion Makeover Is Necessary
I've been aware in the back of my brain that some things are slowly getting out of date on this blog. Although I recently pushed through several updates to the Award Maximizer, I think the many … [Read more...] about Updates Needed for the Award Maximizer?
Via Brian Sumers, American Express has signed a lease with Los Angeles World Airports to house a new lounge in the Tom Bradley International Terminal at LAX. Hello. An @AmericanExpress Centurion … [Read more...] about American Express Centurion Lounge Coming to LAX