Airline Direct Deposit – Earn Miles with Every Starwood Stay Starwood’s flexibility and recent merger with Marriott make it the preferred choice for me. However, the little known program of Airline Direct Deposit (ADD) allows travelers to earn airline miles instead of Starpoints for every stay. Most convert at a 1 ... 12/6/2016 - 9:45 am | View Link
Tag Archives: American Airlines offers double pay to 198 pilots after holiday scheduling issues The company is changing the complex formula it uses to award shifts — which balances operational needs with employee requests and seniority — as it continues integrating since the 2013 US Airways merger. The situation was complicated by the busier ... 12/5/2016 - 3:23 pm | View Link
What is the best credit card in Canada? Further, on category 3 or higher hotels, you get your fifth night free. Since the SPG-Marriott merger, you are able to convert your SPG to Marriott points at a 1:3 ratio, and vice-versa. This means that SPG points are by far the most diverse points out there. 12/3/2016 - 4:17 am | View Link
Could the La Compagnie and XL Airways Merger Create the Ultimate Budget Airline? The result: one fleet of mostly economy, another that's all business, and cheaper flights to Paris. A business deal finalized in France today may have major ramifications on affordable transatlantic air travel. French low-cost carrier XL Airways has merged ... 12/2/2016 - 8:59 am | View Link
Low Cost Airline Merger: XL Airways is Taking Over La Compagnie XL Airways is acquiring french all business class airline La Compagnie in a deal where financial terms have not been disclosed. The La Compagnie founder has resigned, and XL Airways CEO Laurent Magnin will run the combined company. La Compagnie founder ... 12/2/2016 - 5:12 am | View Link
7 Safest U.S. Airlines: AirTran Airways is ... It's easy enough to name the nation's seven safest airlines. It's hard, however, to say what good these lists are if your goal, as a traveler, is to avoid ... 12/3/2016 - 11:15 pm | View Website
American Airlines Group American Airlines Group, Inc. is an American publicly traded airline holding company headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas. It was formed December 9, 2013, in the merger ... 12/3/2016 - 7:54 pm | View Website
Alaska Airlines to Acquire Virgin America Important Additional Information About the Merger and Where to Find It. This communication may be deemed to be solicitation material in respect of the merger of ... 12/3/2016 - 3:15 pm | View Website
Airline mergers and bankruptcies Airline mergers mean lost luggage, flight delays. The history of airline deals shows that service problems increase when airlines go through mergers. 12/2/2016 - 7:12 pm | View Website
Airline Deregulation: The Concise Encyclopedia of ... T he 1978 Airline Deregulation Act partially shifted control over air travel from the political to the market sphere. The Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB), which had ... 12/2/2016 - 3:02 pm | View Website
The $200-a-night room you just reserved in Las Vegas? It’ll cost you a bit more now given the two biggest players on the Strip — MGM Resorts and Caesars Entertainment — have increased resort fees at many of their hotels. I’ve learned that MGM Resorts last month increased the resort fees at some
When Airbnb.com first got going, the idea of staying in some stranger's apartment felt to me more like a stepped-up version of couch surfing, the hippie-style system of free lodging. But today, I'm a convert. Airbnb has added to my travel arsenal. To be sure, sometimes a more impersonal hotel or the welcome chattiness of a traditional bed-and-breakfast is a good way to travel.
A 300-pound Galapagos tortoise named Lucy now calls Gatorland home. The longtime attraction now has three of the largest tortoise species in the world, Gatorland says. Lucy, who is 27 years old, joins Dean, a 100-year-old, 500-pound Aldabra Giant Tortoise, and Kendrick, a 55-year-old, 200-pound
Seventy-three million Americans travel abroad every year. In the 2015 fiscal year, the State Department issued nearly 50,000 emergency passports, responded to 31,581 "welfare and whereabout" queries and scheduled 9,425 visits to Americans imprisoned overseas. More than 10,500 U. S. citizens also died on foreign soil. (The data includes tourists and expats.) The moral of the stats: Stuff - serious stuff - happens during international trips.