Today, Italy has a new airline, after the bankrupt Alitalia ceased operations the previous day. ITA flew its inaugural flights Friday and unveiled its brand and logo, recycling the red, white and green of its Alitalia origins.
Those new destinations include Amman, Jordan; Bergen, Norway; Azores, Portugal; Palma de Mallorca, Spain and Tenerife in the Spanish Canary Islands.
Starting today, American Airlines AAdvantage and JetBlue’s TrueBlue Mosaic members will receive reciprocal elite benefits such as priority check-in, priority boarding and more.
American Express officially opened its Centurion Lounge, part of its signature airport lounge program, at the London Heathrow Airport. The lounge is the first Centurion Lounge in Europe and American Express’ third Centurion Lounge to open this year.
Southwest Airlines has canceled more than 1,000 Sunday flights according to flight tracker FlightAware. That’s more than a quarter of the airline’s scheduled flights.
JetBlue has added a new and easier way to earn Mosaic status for next year. This limited time promotion is only available for JetBlue Plus cardholders.
American Express is bringing its popular Centurion Lounges to Australia. The two new locations will not be brand new lounges, but will instead be an upgrade to current lounges that are already in the American Express network.
The ultra-low-cost carrier headquartered in Miramar, Florida is making a big debut at MIA. Spirit will launch flights to nine destinations and grow to 31 destinations by January.
Combining value-priced fares and nonstop flights, aha! will begin flying from its home base at Reno-Tahoe International Airport on October 24, 2021.
The carrier has been slowly expanding its operations in the West Coast, and now it has announced new service to Austin, Texas, from Dallas Love Field while doubling its Houston service to four daily flights.
The Newark Centurion Lounge will be the largest yet, featuring a piano lounge, a Jersey jazz-themed bar; and a speakeasy-themed backstage cocktail lounge.
Credits are automatically displayed as a payment option during the checkout process. This functionality will be available for MileagePlus members first and the airline is working to roll it out to all customers in the near future.
The U.S. Department of Justice, together with Attorneys General in six states and the District of Columbia, sued today in the District of Massachusetts to block the Northeast Alliance.
Earn 1,000 AAdvantage bonus miles for every person who joins and completes a qualifying activity before December 31, 2021. They get 1,000 miles too.
To give you more travel flexibility, JetBlue is waiving change/cancel fees on new Blue Basic bookings made Aug 25 – Oct 31 2021
Qantas will ban unvaccinated passengers from international flights when borders reopen. Qantas is expects this to happen sometime in December.
American Airlines is stripping even more protections from its passengers. The airline now says that if something goes wrong, you’re pretty much on your own.
United Airlines passengers now have more time to use travel credits. The airline is extending both future flight credits and electronic travel certificates.