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Alaska + American partnership crumbling

In a disappointing if not unexpected move, Alaska Airlines and American Airlines announced today the termination of most of the benefits of their partnership beginning January 1, 2018. The Major Changes You will only earn miles on codeshare flights between Alaska and AA No recognition of partner elite benefits Some award chart changes for booking awards on AA metal with Alaska miles Things that are not changing Members can still earn Alaska miles on all American Airlines international routes Members can…

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50K easy American Airlines miles – increased Barclaycard Aviator offer

Barclaycard has increased their already generous sign up bonus on the American Airlines Aviator Red World Elite Mastercard: you can now earn 50,000 American Airlines miles on first purchase and payment of the annual fee. The Offer 50,000 American Airlines miles on first purchase and payment of the annual fee Card Details $95 Annual fee charged on 1st statement Earn 2X on American Airlines Earn 1X everywhere else First checked bag free Preferred boarding for the primary cardmember and…

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Business Class: Oneworld Ireland to US from $1300’s RT, Hawaii under $2K RT – Alaska Elite Mileage Run?

As reported by You Have Been Upgraded, Oneworld has some fantastic business class prices from Dublin to North America — from $1339 round trip through some OTAs from Dublin to New York. Flights are available to places as far as Honolulu (and other Hawaiian islands) from $1992. Cheap prices are available to many other cities also — YHBU reports other low fares to Miami, Las Vegas, and San Francisco — many other cities are likely available. Here, I have also included…

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Fly away ’cause it’s Friday: LA to Australia $800 RT direct, many routes to Europe under $400

We’ve posted a number of great airfare sales over the past couple of days that are still alive — and we are now adding Los Angeles to Australia from $800 nonstop below. Many of these prices are quite good and worth a look if you are interested in trips to these locations. Europe To recap, we posted about sales from both coasts to Europe: Fare war: US east and west coasts to Europe from $300’s…

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10,000+ American Airlines miles with 4 partner offers [Targeted?]

American Airlines is out with a nice offer to earn up to 10,000 bonus AAdvantage miles by spending with partners. The Deal Earn up to 10,000 bonus miles depending on your transactions with partners Transact with 2 partners, earn 2,000 bonus miles Transact with 3 partners, earn 5,000 bonus miles Transact with all 4 partners, earn 10,000 bonus miles Partner offers Earn up to 30 miles per dollar with 1800-Flowers Earn miles with AAdvantage eShopping…

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

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

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

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

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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