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Air France set out an email to select Flying Blue members on Friday regarding the unfortunate incident that happened earlier in the week and which was well publicized.

Air France Email

Air France management team decided to cut close to three thousand employees after workforce was not willing to negotiate on some fringe benefits such as flying hours per month. Some employees attacked the management members (read more here) that had to be rescued from the Air France faculties. [click to continue…]

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On Friday, when I posted about couple of nice welcome amenities, a LoyaltyLobby reader forwarded me a photo of an amenity received at InterContinental Expo hotel in Shanghai.

Reader Comment Ambassador Gift

This is a chocolate cigar that comes with a matchstick plus something that looks like coffee beans (could be chocolate as well). [click to continue…]

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Delta Airlines announced that it would remove seats on a large number of their Airbus and McDonnell Douglas aircraft to create extra space in the cabin. For the crew, not the passengers.

DL 757

Delta has just recently increased the number of seats on their aircraft so this move is a bit surprising especially because it will cut revenue without benefiting passenger comfort. [click to continue…]

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Onboard Internet has been a nice addition to inflight services for quite some time now. I know many frequent flyers who actively select their airlines depending on which of them offers inflight internet.

Inflight Internet ANA

But how reliable is this service really? There are some well known ‘black spots’ and on top of that the technical isn’t always cooperative either. [click to continue…]