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Business Class and Economy Class AA Award Space Available to Rio de Janeiro

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As reported by The Flight Deal, American Airlines is bringing back a route from Dallas-Fort Worth to Rio de Janeiro this winter (Brazilian summer) and award space is widely available. The Deal Plentiful award space from Dallas-Fort Worth to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Business Class = 57.5K miles (flat-bed seat) Economy Class = 30K miles Example Availability Here is availability in business class next January for 2 passengers in business class, which is just 57.5K…

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Get 50k AA miles with new DirecTV service & contract

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DirecTV is out with an offer to earn 50,000 American Airlines AAdvantage miles with a 24-month DirecTV contract for a “SELECT” package or above. This offer may be churnable (sign up, wait for miles to post, cancel and pay $20/mo termination fee, next household member signs up, etc.) — though that is almost definitely not worth the money/effort unless you already value the TV service DirecTV provides. The Deal 50,000 American Airlines AAdvantage miles with new…

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Airfare to Beijing, China from $445 round trip – many cities

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Charlie at Running with Miles has uncovered a great sale from Boston to Beijing (leaving on American and returning on JAL) starting around $445. Note that while other cities are coming up at cheap prices in Google Flights, those prices are jumping at the final booking stage. However, many are coming up through the OTAs listed at Momondo. Keep an eye on your city as prices may be fluctuating as they did with the European sale we reported last…

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Europe on sale from $380 on Oneworld AND Skyteam

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The Flight Deal is reporting an airfare sale with prices from the US to major European cities from $380 between now and May and September through February 2018. Availability exists from on both Oneworld (flying from/to Skyteam cities) and Skyteam (flying from/to Oneworld cities). This sale is available from a wide range of American cities — the big story here is the number of smaller, non-hub cities on sale. While I haven’t found pricing quite as low as…

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Build your own business class fare sale with vacation packages

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Lately, we have published some great ways to get cheap business class plane tickets. Whether showing how you could buy points to score a great deal on business class or discovering an an all-out fare war and showing you how we found it so you can be on the lookout for the next big sale, we’ve covered some solid strategies to fly comfortably for less. Today, we’ll look at another way to save big on the cost of business class…

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FARE WAR: Business class to Europe from $1795 wide open cities and dates!

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UPDATE #1: We are adding new cities as we find them — there are now fares starting from $1795! UPDATE #2: Oneworld pricing appears to either be dead or extremely limited from Atlanta, but still alive on many dates from Pittsburgh. SkyTeam availability still appears to be very strong as of 2:30pm Eastern time. This fare sale is not likely to last, so we recommend booking if you find dates that work for you. We…

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Great airfares both domestic and international, many cities

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There are a number of notable airfare deals today, both domestic and international between a number of city pairs. Check out some of the things that caught our eye: Domestic Travel Via Slickdeals, Virgin America is offering round trip nonstop flights between Dallas and Washington, DC for $138-$140 on select dates in July and August. According to their post, sample dates include: Departs DAL: April 5, 11, 12, 25, 26; May 2,3, 9, 16, 17;…

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4x at Apple with AA + 1,000 Bonus miles promotion

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Note: As per the portal terms, “newly released products may not be eligible for reward.” YMMV regarding what constitutes “newly released”.  Keep this in mind if planning a purchase of new equipment. Today only, the American Airlines shopping portal is offering an increased payout of 4 miles per dollar at Apple.  This matches the highest mileage payout at Apple in the past 15 months: This stacks on top of a current promotion running at the…

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How miles made a last minute birthday visit possible

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Last month, on a Tuesday I decided to visit my dad for his birthday. His birthday was that Thursday. And, while I live in southeast Michigan, he lives near Greensboro North Carolina: about 500 miles away.  Thanks to airline miles, the last minute trip was both possible and cheap. Finding Flights Via Google Flights I checked flight prices. Most flights were well over $600. Too high.  I would use airline miles instead. I noted flight…

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