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Steve Harvey: Fly First Class, Be First Class

Nov 16 2018

Steve Harvey offers life advice. If you go through life without knowing what’s possible you aren’t going have anything to strive for. You’ll be satisfied where you are.

If you expand your horizons, watch what successful people do, and change your behavior. Part of that is.. flying first class.

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Delta Raising Club Prices Again, I Wonder Where They Got That Idea From

Nov 15 2018

Delta announced restrictions on accessing their airport lounges, limiting use to passengers flying the airline or one of its partners same day. Club members could no longer use their club unless also paying Delta or its partners additional money to travel.

So American announced that same restriction. And a couple of weeks later, surprising no one in the known universe, United followed. American also announced an increase in club prices.

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13 Things I Love About United’s Credit Card

Nov 15 2018

This is a fantastic card to have if you live in a city with lots of United service, fly them regularly but not enough for elite status, or you’re an elite who wants upgrades on award tickets or help towards the spending requirement for status. In fact the benefits of this card are surprisingly strong for the fee.

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Delta Wants Employees to Sleep on Planes During Storms

Nov 15 2018

Winter is a rough time for the US travel industry all around. Business travel dries up and hotel occupancy falls. That’s not good for airlines either. Leisure travel is heavy around the holidays, and among passengers looking to escape the cold, but weather wreaks havoc across the system.

Even if you’re flying from Miami to Los Angeles your inbound aircraft might be coming from snowing Chicago O’Hare.

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China Southern Will Leave SkyTeam Next Year

Nov 15 2018

China Southern has become a stepchild within the SkyTeam alliance, with Delta taking an equity stake in China Eastern and China Eastern taking an equity stake in Air France. Moreover with Delta’s Korean Air joint venture, China Southern Guangzhou connections become less important still.

American Airlines took an equity stake in China Southern (natch) but their codesharing relationship was limited by SkyTeam rules.

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