The electronic ban game plan: how will airlines win this back?

ethiad wifi electronic ban

Last week an electronic ban was announced that effective immediately numerous flights to and from the middle east and the US and UK would enforce. With many airlines impacted and the ban taking effect immediately – many have already been at a loss without their electronics. So naturally, airlines have had to be quick with […]

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Frequent Flyer Programme: It’s More Than Points!

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The Frequent Flyer Programme of today, really, put point out the window. Where the real impact lies, is with status. The golden word: S T A T U S – you need to cultivate and look after your status, like it is the last born child of the world, this is the thing that is […]

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Kill ’em with kindness: The key to getting a free upgrade with Monarch!

Monarch airline on Ahoy

Budget airline Monarch is following the lead of Pret A Manger and their random acts of kindness campaign. Priding themselves on the fact they are considered a nicer airline and holiday company as described by passengers, CEO Nils Christy, explained that they wanted to reward those passengers who were equally nice to their call centre […]

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Qatar Airways is breaking the bar with its’ new biz class

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Qatar Airways revealed its full new business class Qsuite, and the innovation is going to change the way you fly through the skies in the coming years! They’ve been updating their business class cabin, in an attempt to encourage more passengers to travel business class – taking some of the luxury aspects of their first […]

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Frequent Flyer Miles Myths BUSTED!

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It’s time to pull the veil off of frequent flyer miles and what is assumed you can do with them. If you’re savvy you can really reap the rewards, but it’s time to understand what you should spend your time working towards and what you shouldn’t when it comes to miles. Myth #1 – Frequent […]

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An eco-friendly runway? Heathrow says it’s possible!

Heathrow is planning to make a new runway that will completely carbon neutral. In an effort to making the airport more environmentally friendly, Heathrow’s boss John Holland-Kay, has put together the Heathrow 2.0 strategy which aims to minimise aircraft noise and pollution and implement a third runway that doesn’t have massive environmental impacts. They’ve committed […]

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Frequent Flyers: Is your Priority Pass less than you’d hoped?

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Feeling pretty excited about your Priority Pass? As a frequent flyer, the perks really matter in creating a good experience when constantly on the road. BUT…you might not actually be getting as much with your Priority Pass unfortunately. What is it?┬áSo yeah it is, a lounge network that includes over 1,000 airport lounges all over […]

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Business Passengers get more perks with Emirates but at a price!

emirates loss of profit

Emirates is known for it’s luxe service and being a front-runner in the airline carrier world. However, in November of last year when Emirates announced a 75% drop in net profit…it was clear that not all was going swimmingly. With the Chairman, His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, stating that performance is being […]

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Should you ever buy airline miles outright?! If so, when?

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Right…so should you ever buy airline miles? What is the deal – with so many offers flashing in front of you, it can be hard to know when to outright buy airline miles.       So, 9 times out of 10, when buying miles you’re going to be paying over what they’re actually worth…therefore […]

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