Hainan Airlines Flight Bound For L.A. Delayed 15 Hours Because Captain Brought Wrong Passport

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Passengers of a Los Angeles bound Hainan Airlines flight were furious when they encountered a delay of 15 hours after the Captain of the flight allegedly brought a wrong passport to work that day.

This information comes from an airport employee who handled the affected customers and they received a sum of 500 CNY each to make up for damages incurred.

Hainan Airlines Unveils Fashionable New Crew Uniforms In Refreshed Oriental Design

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Hainan Airlines is the latest carrier that goes the route of having their crew equipped with fashionable new uniforms and the design makes headlines all over the internet.

Their newly designed apparel features a variety of items such as a heavy overcoat, lighter jackets and an inflight uniform that is more practical during regular service.

Hainan Airlines Parent Company Takes Delivery Of Ultra Luxurious Boeing 787 Dreamliner BBJ Jet

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One of the most luxurious private jets in the world will soon be delivered to Hainan Airlines parent company HNA Group: A Boeing Business Jet (BBJ) 787 Dreamliner valued at 320 Mio USD.

BBJ DreamlinerThe jet is set to be reserved for use by the companies CEO and VIP clients with a capacity of 40 passengers to enjoy the amenities of this luxury aircraft.

Hilton HHonors Cathay Pacific, Air China, Eva & Hainan Double & Triple Miles May 1 – July 31, 2016

Hilton HHonors has now launched a double and triple miles promotion with four separate Asia based airlines.

Hilton HHonors Cathay Pacific Air China Eva Hainan Up To Triple Miles May 1 - July 31 2016

You can earn triple miles for stays in Asia and double worldwide between May 1 – July 31, 2016.

Hainan Airlines: Passengers Put Up In S&M Themed Hotel Following Flight Cancellation

Travel can still be exciting. At least when you fly with China’s Hainan Airlines that accommodated two female travellers at a kinky S&M Fetish hotel following a cancellation at Chongqing airport this week.

Hainan_Airlines_B767-300ERAfter Hainan Airlines followed their obligation to provide the passengers with hotel vouchers the two ladies were aghast when then saw what kind of equipment was in their room.

Rocketmiles Hainan & Hong Kong Airlines 3,000 Bonus Fortune Wings Club Miles For First Booking By February 29, 2016

Rocketmiles has launched new partner Fortune Wings Club that is the frequent flier program for both Hainan Airlines and Hong Kong Airlines.

Rocketmiles Hainan Airlines & Hong Kong Airlines Fortune Wings Club

Fortune Wings Club members can earn 3,000 bonus miles in top of the 500 to 10,000 miles per night they usually earn for hotels bookings made through the Rocketmiles.

Alaska & Hainan Airlines Frequent Flier Partnership Effective July 23, 2015 (Redemption Later 2015)

Alaska Airlines & Hainan Airlines launched their frequent flier partnership last week and members from each airline can earn miles starting July 23, 2015 (redeeming come November 2015).

Alaska Airlines Hainan Frequent Flier Partnership

Both airliners are offering double award miles for each others flights until October 31, 2015. Airlines are also going to later introduce some reciprocal elite level benefits (likely lounge access and check in).

Hilton HHonors Double & Triple Air China, China Eastern & Hainan Miles In Greater China Jan 1 – Mar 31, 2015

Hilton HHonors has launched new double and triple Air China, China Eastern and Hainan Airlines miles offer for stays in Greater China January 1 – March 31, 2015.

Hilton HHonors Greater China Triple Double Miles Air China China Eastern Hainan Airlines January 1  March 31 2015

You earn double airline miles during the offer period and triple between February 15 – 28, 2015 (during the Chinese New Year).

Hilton HHonors Hainan Airlines Fortune Wings Club Double & Triple Miles Offer July 1 – September 30, 2014

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Hilton HHonors has launched double & triple miles offer for Hainan Airlines Fortune Wings Club member stays between July 1 and September 30, 2014.

Hilton HHonors Hainan Airlines Fortune Wings Double Triple Miles July 1 September 20 2014

You earn double miles for stays worldwide and triples miles in Greater China (China, Hong Kong & Macau). You can access the list of hotels eligible for triple miles here.

Triple Air China, China Eastern & Hainan Miles for Stays at Hilton Properties Worldwide

The Hilton’s triple mile offer is valid for their Chinese airline partners as well. Note that Air China & China Eastern offer is valid for stays between November 1 and December 31, 2012. The Hainan offer is valid for stays between October 1 and November 30, 2012. You need to register for airline specific promotion to receive the triple miles or kilometers. You can read more about Double Dipping with Hilton HHonors here.

Please note that the earning structure is different with these three airlines, so I will cover each one of them separate

Hainan Airlines – Fortune Wings Club

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The Hainan version of this offer is valid from October 1 to November 30, 2012. You can register for this offer here.

Whether you should choose Variable or Fixed miles is dependent of the amount of the folio and the brand you are staying at.

At full service properties (excluding Hampton Inn, Homewood Suites and Home2 Suites), you should choose Variable miles if your eligible folio amount is more than $800. You will get 1 mile per dollar for variable option compared to 800 (2400 when tripled) miles per stay for fixed one.

If your stay is at Hampton Inn or Homewood suites, you should choose variable miles for stays that your eligible folio is more than $160. Fixed miles are capped at 160 (480 when tripled) at these two brands.

Note that the fixed mile option doesn’t exist for Home2 Suite brand. Your only choice is variable miles that are capped at 100 per stay.

Air China – PhoenixMiles

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The Air China offer is valid for stays between November 1 and December 31, 2012. You can register for this offer here.

Note that Air China doesn’t participate to the Points & Variable Miles Double Dip option. Your only choice is fixed miles.

You will earn 800 miles (triple to 2400) per stay at full service brands. At Hampton Inn and Homewood Suites hotels, the miles earned are fixed at 160 (480 when triple). You won’t earn any miles for stays at Hilton’s Home2 Suites hotels.

China Eastern – Eastern Miles

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The China Eastern triple miles offer is valid for stays between November 1 and December 31, 2012. You need to register for this offer prior to your stay.

For stays at full service properties, you should choose variable miles if your eligible folio is greater than $800. You will earn 1 point per eligible dollar compared to 800 (2400 when tripled) fixed miles.

You will earn fixed 160 miles (480 during the promo) for stays at Hampton Inn and Homewood Suites. Note that you cannot earn variable miles at these two brand.

You cannot earn any miles for stays at Home2 Suite hotels.

Conclusion

You should familiarize yourself with Hilton’s Double Dip options. I have written an article about this option that is somewhat difficult to comprehend.

Here are the terms and conditions of the China Eastern offer:

Offer valid for eligible stays completed between November 1 and December 31, 2012 (“Promotion Period”) at any participating hotel in the Hilton Worldwide portfolio. Hilton HHonors™ members must first register at HHonors.com/ChinaEasternTripleMiles prior to check-out of your stay within the Promotion Period. Registered HHonors members will only receive bonus miles for nights completed during the Promotion Period, regardless of a check-in date before the Promotion Period begins or a check-out date after the Promotion Period ends. To be eligible for this offer, you must (1) be a Hilton HHonors member; (2) be a member of Eastern Miles; (3) register for the promotion on this page; (4) select China Eastern as your preferred Double Dip™ partner. Ensure that you select Points and Variable Miles or Points and Fixed Miles as your Double Dip™ Earning Style within your HHonors profile. A preferred airline must be selected in your HHonors profile.

Please allow six to eight weeks from completion of your stay for miles to appear in your Eastern Miles account. Offer is not transferable, is not valid for groups and cannot be combined with other select offers. Hilton HHonors™ membership, earning of Points & Miles™ and redemption of Points are subject to HHonors Terms and Conditions.

Here are the terms and conditions of the Air China offer:

Offer valid for eligible stays completed between November 1 and December 31, 2012 (“Promotion Period”) at any participating hotel in the Hilton Worldwide portfolio. Hilton HHonors™ members must first register at HHonors.com/AirChinaTripleMiles prior to check-out of your stay within the Promotion Period. Registered HHonors members will only receive bonus miles for nights completed during the Promotion Period, regardless of a check-in date before the Promotion Period begins or a check-out date after the Promotion Period ends. To be eligible for this offer, you must (1) be a Hilton HHonors member; (2) be a member of Phoenix Miles; (3) register for the promotion on this page; (4) select Air China as your preferred Double Dip™ partner.  Ensure that you select Points and Fixed Miles as your Double Dip™ Earning Style within your HHonors profile. A preferred airline must be selected in your HHonors profile. Please allow six to eight weeks from completion of your stay for miles to appear in your Phoenix Miles account. Offer is not transferable, is not valid for groups and cannot be combined with other select offers. Hilton HHonors™ membership, earning of Points & Miles™ and redemption of Points are subject to HHonors Terms and Conditions. All Phoenix Miles program rules apply. To review the rules, please visit Air China. Certain negotiated and group rates are ineligible for participation, for a full listing of excluded rates, please click here.  Reward stays are not eligible for this offer. Other restrictions may apply. Hilton HHonors™ membership, earning of Points & Miles™, and redemption of points are subject to HHonors Terms and Conditions.

Here are the terms and conditions of the Hainan offer:

Offer valid for eligible stays completed between October 1 and November 30, 2012 (“Promotion Period”) at any participating hotel in the Hilton Worldwide portfolio. Hilton HHonors™ members must first register at HHonors.com/HainanTripleMiles prior to check-out of your stay within the Promotion Period. Registered HHonors members will only receive bonus miles for nights completed during the Promotion Period, regardless of a check-in date before the Promotion Period begins or a check-out date after the Promotion Period ends. To be eligible for this offer, you must (1) be both a member of Hilton HHonorsTM and Hainan Airline Fortune Wings Club; (2) select Hainan Airlines as your Double Dip earnings partner in your HHonors Profile, and (4) you must be a HHonors member to earn Points & Miles for hotel stays. Ensure that you select Points and Variable Miles or Points and Fixed Miles as your Double Dip™ Earning Style within your HHonors profile. A preferred airline must be selected in your HHonors profile.

Please allow six to eight weeks from completion of your stay for miles to appear in your Hainan Airlines Fortune Wings Club account. Offer is not transferable, is not valid for groups and cannot be combined with other select offers. Hilton HHonors™ membership, earning of Points & Miles™ and redemption of Points are subject to HHonors Terms and Conditions.

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