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Delta Airlines will adjust the membership pricing for their SkyClub airport lounges beginning January 1st 2017 citing high investments to renovate and update the clubs.

dl-skyclubAt the same time Delta lowered the price for memberships when you pay with miles by a significant amount so that it might make sense to actually consider it. [click to continue…]

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Well. I have told myself many times not to book flights departing early morning hours, but I made that mistake again. I had to get to Santiago from Rio de Janeiro and pieced the ticket together by buying a cheap one-way GIG-GRU on JJ and the using Avios for GRU-SCL on the same airline.

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The only way of making the 8:05AM JJ GRU-SCL flight was to take the 5AM GIG-GRU flight, if I didn’t decide to fly-in the night before. I remember looking at the clock at 2AM this morning and saying myself that I have another hour to sleep. Suffice to say, the next time I had look at the clock it was 5:15AM and I had missed the flight. [click to continue…]

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Good news for employees of Delta Airlines just before the Thanksgiving holiday as Delta CEO Ed Bastian announced significant increases in pay and benefits.

delta-compThe announced changes include an increase in base pay as well as the 401k accounts of eligible employees which sends a clear message that the employees are the core of Delta’s continued success. [click to continue…]

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Delta Airlines has unveiled their much anticipated Premium Economy Class “Delta Premium” which will be available on select international routes starting in late 2017.

dl-premy-jpgDelta Premium will feature an array of amenities such as an elevated footrest, SkyPriority, Premium Meals as well as a Tumi Amenity Kit and Westin Heavenly Blanket. [click to continue…]

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Delta Airlines is reportedly entertaining the thought of offering ‘no frills’ seating even on their international flights to challenge competition from European Low Cost Carriers such as Norwegian.

delta-757-copyIf true, Delta would be the first major carrier who will stoop down to the level of no frills service on international routes, a concept that U.S. airlines have practiced domestically for a long time already. [click to continue…]

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Delta Airlines has announced a new service between Los Angeles and Washington National airport featuring it’s renowned DeltaOne product which includes lie flat seats and premium service.

delta_a330-copyAs Los Angeles grows in size and importance for Delta to compete against other carriers their premium DeltaOne product has become increasingly popular with customers who can now fly to D.C. nonstop. [click to continue…]