A Look Back at 25 Years of Frequent Flyer Programs

The cover story (free) of the May Inside Flyer is a fun piece on the history of frequent flyer programs.

These programs are 25 years old this month, and publisher Randy Petersen has the story on how the programs came into being. A good read.

About Gary Leff

Gary Leff is one of the foremost experts in the field of miles, points, and frequent business travel - a topic he has covered since 2002. Co-founder of frequent flyer community InsideFlyer.com, emcee of the Freddie Awards, and named one of the "World's Top Travel Experts" by Conde' Nast Traveler (2010-Present) Gary has been a guest on most major news media, profiled in several top print publications, and published broadly on the topic of consumer loyalty. More About Gary »

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