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
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.
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I've been aware in the back of my brain that some things are slowly getting out of date on this blog.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
Alaska Airlines has been busy merging with Virgin America over the last year and half and starting this month, we will see the end of the Virgin America brand when it comes to purchasing tickets. The … [Read more...] about Complimentary Upgrades on Pre-Merger Virgin America Planes Begin April 25
It was a big month with over 500 new routes launched across the globe, according to Anna.Aero. Australia became connected to London for the first time via Qantas 9 from Perth to London Heathrow, and … [Read more...] about Major Airline Routes Launched or Announced in March 2018
We all know that travel plans change. This is especially true for business travelers or those of us who fly often and sometimes want to get home or to our destination earlier or later. The ability to … [Read more...] about Alaska Airlines Relaxes Same Day Change Rules
Nearly a year ago, Alaska Airlines and Finnair announced a new partnership which allows frequent flyers to earn and redeem miles on each airline. Since the announcement there has been little done to … [Read more...] about Coming Soon: Book Finnair Award Travel via Alaska Airlines Website
The internet sure has changed from when I started this blog six years ago. Smart phones have taken off, Facebook is no longer cool, and RSS feeds are practically ancient history. More and more I see … [Read more...] about You Can Now Follow Travel Codex on Flipboard
Radisson has announced two new hotels to be built in the United States. One will be a new Radisson Blu located in Anaheim, California, near the Disneyland resort. The other will be a Radisson Hotel in … [Read more...] about Radisson Announces Radisson Blu Anaheim and New Manhattan Hotel
Commentating on the recent milestone that Qantas reached in launching nonstop service from Perth to London Heathrow, CEO Alan Joyce remarked that creating a "cargo class" replete with gyms and … [Read more...] about Qantas CEO Envisions “Endless Possibilities” after Recent Route Launch