Emirates Skywards has an offer for flights taken with their latest partner Virgin America between March 7 and May 31, 2014.
The base line bonus is 100% and you can get up to 75% additional bonus for being an elite member with Skywards.
Note that the terms state and the ticket must have been both issued and flown between the promotional period to be eligible for the bonus.
Here’s the number of bonus miles earned by Skywards tier:
- Platinum: 175% extra Miles
- Gold: 150% extra Miles
- Silver: 125% extra Miles
- Blue: 100% extra Miles
The base number of Skywards miles that you earn is dependent of the fare class that you have purchased per the chart above.
Emirates now has partnerships with Alaska, JetBlue and Virgin America to feed its flights from North America to Dubai and beyond.
Here are the terms and conditions of this offer:
1. The ‘Virgin America Bonus Skywards Miles’ promotion is open to all Emirates Skywards® members who:
- Purchase and complete issuance of a revenue ticket in any cabin class on a flight operated by Virgin America between March 7 and May 31, 2014.
- Complete their entire journey between 00:01 on March 7 and 23:59 (PST) on May 31, 2014.
- Have registered for the promotion through emirates.com. Registration must occur before travel commences and no later than May 31, 2014.
2. The Total Miles earned* from this promotion for each Virgin America cabin class is as follows:
First Class Main Cabin
Main Cabin D,C and J Z, Q and W Y I, M, U, E, H, B and V N, S and L 4 Miles per mile flown 3 Miles per mile flown 2.5 Miles per mile flown
2 Miles per mile flown 1 Mile per mile flown
*Excludes tier-based bonus Miles if applicable
3. Platinum, Gold and Silver Emirates Skywards® members will earn additional bonus Skywards Miles: 75% extra Miles per mile flown, 50% extra Miles per mile flown and 25% extra Miles per mile flown respectively.
4. To qualify for the promotion, the journey must be a round trip on a flight marketed and operated by Virgin America.
5. Members must allow at least 30 days for their Skywards Miles to be credited to their account.
6. Emirates Skywards Program Rules apply.