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Delta is re-shuffling their intra Asia route network and in the process has decided to close down their Taipei route which they have operated since 2010.

This is a blow to Delta customers going between Taiwan and the U.S. who as of now took the 5th Freedom Segment Taipei (TPE) to Tokyo-Narita before connecting to North America ( or vice versa). [click to continue…]

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Four major U.S. airlines seem to have dodged a bullet after a collusion probe from the U.S. Justice Department has been downshifted due to lack of evidence.

The carriers (American, Delta, Southwest and United) received subpoenas roughly a year ago when investigators dug deeper into the development of airfares and capacity. [click to continue…]

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A LoyaltyLobby reader emailed me a question regarding a Delta flight delay from the United States to Europe that led the reader to arrive to their final destination 7 hours late. What compensation is due?

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Remember that you can always email me, send a message via Facebook or use Twitter and include photos too. I’ll try to cover Reader Questions & Comments here several times a week. [click to continue…]

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Delta Airlines made news the last few days after two passengers claimed they discriminated against for being Muslim and kicked off their flight but an unexpected twist revealed them as serial pranksters.

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While the entire internet already went haywire throwing Delta under the bus via common social media channels, some people investigated the guys YouTube videos where he recorded similar incidents before. [click to continue…]

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Alaska Airlines just announced changes to its Mileage Plan program that are effective today except that the partnership with Delta will end on April 30, 2017.

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Alaska Airlines members can now earn miles for Virgin America flights, more miles earned for business and first class on select airline partners and short-haul awards are no longer only within single state. [click to continue…]

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SPG has Crossover Rewards with Delta and has made targeted offer to some members to earn double & triple SkyMiles in addition to Starpoints for stays in the United States & Canada October 24 – December 31, 2016.

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Members earn double SkyMiles for their weekday stays and triple for weekends ones (triple miles earned for stays that include Friday or Saturday). [click to continue…]

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Delta Airlines has issued a lifetime ban to a passenger who went on an bizarre, expletive filled tirade in support of U.S. President Elect Donald Trump during a recent flight from Atlanta to Pennsylvania.

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The man can be seen on video standing in the aisle while ‘flipping the bird’ and swearing at other passengers fueled by political rhetoric. [click to continue…]