An A330 plane that belonged to Turkish Airlines had to circle 7 hours to return to the base last week, with passengers having a flight to nowhere. Here is how this worked out.
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British Airways implemented the new First Wing this year for their premium passengers who are oneworld Emeralds/BA Golds or flying First. Security and admittance to the lounge are now combined and the timelines collapsed. We had an opportunity to try this out on a recent trip.
Emirates is offering 3x miles for those who book their flights within October 2017 and travel through March 2018. Registration is required for this promotion.
Qatar Airways is offering a 50% off sale right now which should allow for a 50% off if you travel with a companion. The sale is open through Monday, and you could travel through August 2018.
British Airways Buy on Board catering was launched in association with Marks & Spencer in January 2017. I had my first opportunity to buy a meal from them earlier this year. It worked out very well.
The Global Double Avios promotion returns. Sign up with BA Executive Club, fly between now and December 31, 2017 and you get Double Avios on your flights. Time to Register now!
Etihad is offering a transfer bonus of 20% to those who transfer from other programs to Etihad Airways throughout October 2017. Here is how you can get the bonus miles.
Here is an insight into how Air Canada 46, the Toronto Mumbai flight, got itself into a strange low fuel situation and multiple diversions, something that they did not create for themselves but a shutdown Mumbai Airport did.
An Airbus A380 flying as Air France 066 between Paris and Los Angeles had an engine cowling blown out yesterday and the plane was diverted to Canada’s Goose Bay airport. Everything worked out fine except for a horrible stripped off engine
Singapore Airlines and Lufthansa will join hands to make a Europe/Asia/Australia joint venture active as of October 1, 2017. Here are all the details of this JV about to take off.