June 2016

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My Thoughts On Delta Air Lines

Earlier today, I was reading a post on my good friend Josh’s blog, flapsupsan.com, in which he described “the best flight crew I’ve ever had,” flying from Salt Lake City to Paris on Delta. This…


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I’m Back!

Well, I’m back from my big South American trip, a trip courtesy of insane cheap fares on American Airlines (more details in the upcoming trip report). It was a completely awesome experience, which included lots…



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Hello From New York!

Well, it has certainly been a fun day of travel, that’s for sure. I woke up at about 5:45 this morning, and we arrived at SAN at about 6:20. While the airport was pretty full,…


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No, Alaska Is NOT Going Revenue-Based

Well, it appears that our little corner of the internet went insane over nothing! Earlier, an article in the online edition of the JuneauEmpire quoted Joe Sprague, Alaska’s Senior Vice President, as saying that Alaska…


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Aviation Trivia #50

Did you know that the Lufthansa-owned low-cost carrier German Wings changed its name to Eurowings after the crash of one of their A320’s in the French Alps last year?


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American AAdvantage Goes From Bad to Worse…

Late last year, American Airlines made some big changes to their AAdvantage award program. This included introducing a revenue-based earning system, whereby miles are earned based on how much you paid instead of distance flown,…