Airline Executive Trash Talks Basic Economy Fares and Global Entry Spreads to the UK

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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, 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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  1. JetBlue, 6 miles per dollar for basic FF members, 34″ vs 31″ legroom, these are compelling reasons to change to an airline that looks down its nose at devaluiing the consumer with cuts and clawbacks that are beginning to paint the majors in some sort of Monty Python skit lampooning sneering corporate waddlers begrudging any customer who doesn’t pay HUGE for the slightest comfort.

    We are going to see to it that you receive every ounce of ridicule and humiliation you deserve, CEO’s of Delta, AA, UAL and any others who spend their days trying to make flying less comfortable. Which business school did you go to exactly to learn this? Trump U?

  2. The two airlines that have clarity about this business are JetBlue and Alaska. Marty could not have summarized this better!

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