Airlines Improve Seat Availability For Flyers Using Reward Points
A survey found results that should please travelers.
Garuda’s frequent flyer program has evolved in recent years — awards had to be booked in person until late in 2016 — but I still view this move as Two more negative changes are being rolled out on September 14. First, you’ll no longer be able to lock in award rates for Points Advance reservations.
Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated. A 36-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of stealing more than Henao, of New York, allegedly had more than 100 cellphones in his backpack. Several phones were returned to their owners and the remaining ones
- US federal authorities have accused a man accused of earning 42 million Delta frequent-flyer miles through fraudulent means.
- Prosecutors say the man took advantage of a program that is supposed to reward businesses for employee travel.
- The airline said the miles were worth $1.75 million.
A man was indicted this week after federal prosecutors say he earned more than 42 million Delta frequent-flyer miles by committing fraud.
A Delta pilot was removed from a fully boarded plane and arrested on suspicion of being intoxicated
A Delta pilot was taken off a fully boarded plane on Tuesday morning at the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport and arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol, airport spokesman Patrick Hogan told CNN. © courtesy Delta Airlines A Delta pilot was arrested Tuesday morning after an investigation by police at the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport The pilot, 37-year-old Gabriel Lyle Schroeder from Rosemount, Minnesota, was arrested a little after 11 a.m. local time after an investigation was conducted by airport police, Hogan said.
A man was arrested after authorities say he stole more than $ 1 .2 million in fajitas over a nine year period (file picture). During his absence, a driver from Labatt Escamilla was immediately fired from his position and placed under arrest on August 9. When police searched his home, they discovered his
Frequent flyer miles are awesome. Use them correctly and you’ll save a ton of money on traveling. But they’re not always easy to use, and getting But they’re not always easy to use, and getting started may seem more confusing than its worth . Let’s demystify airline miles and figure out how to use them.
Gennady Podolsky is a managing partner of a Chicago-based travel agency, Vega International Travel Services. According to prosecutors, he earned the miles through Delta's SkyBonus program, which allows businesses to earn frequent flyer "SkyMiles" when their employees travel.
According to the indictment, Podolsky created a SkyBonus account for a fertility center that was owned by a relative of Vega's president. When Podolsky's customers flew Delta, booked through Vega Travel, he would enter the fertility center's SkyBonus information, even though the travelers were not employees of the fertility center, nor had any connection to it.
Prosecutors say that Podolsky earned and redeemed more than 42 million SkyMiles this way, which the airline valued at $1.75 million.
A grandfather took 33 members of his family to Hawaii after racking up more than a million frequent flyer miles
Sam Pratt, from Florida, flew 33 family members aged 2 to 72 to Hawaii for the trip last week in celebration of his cancer remission.
Study Retailers During Davis-Kean’s million - mile challenge, he earned 150,000 points on British Airways’ portal, which, at the time, was offering 36 points per dollar for first-time portal users shopping at Nordstrom. Davis-Kean’s million miles weren’t all in one program, nor were they all gained that way.
There are many ways to earn frequent flyer miles cheaply or for fee. If you’re interested in reading more about my Million Mile Madness challenge, you can view all of the old blog posts on the subject (in reverse chronological order) by clicking here.
Podolsky, a dual Ukrainian and American citizen, has been relatively prolific in his role as a travel agent and advisor. In a 2016 profile in, Podolsky said that he preferred to think of himself as a "creative manager."
Podolsky could not be reached for comment on Friday, and Delta did not immediately return a request for comment.
RELATED VIDEO: This guy earned $25,000 worth of airline miles by buying pudding cups
A man lost 400,000 frequent flyer miles for sneaking a fat cat onto his flight in Russia .
The airline cancelled the man's frequent flyer account after he brought a smaller cat to check-in, then switched it with his heavier pet.Passenger Mikhail Galin wrote a Facebook post last week outlining the effort to bring his cat Viktor on board his Aeroflot flight from Latvia to his home in Vladivostok, in eastern Russia, transiting through Moscow.