Alaska Airlines Fleet Swap

As Alaska Airlines is bringing Virgin America into the fold; there are bound to be growing pains.  For example, Alaska’s on-time arrivals have dropped significantly since the merger.  I am not sure about cause and effect, but delays are on the rise. This week Alaska announced additional routes out of Dallas Love Field (a different, smaller… Read More »

My thoughts on the United Deboarding Debacle

Imagine you rent a hotel room for the night in New York. The hotel is privately owned but the land it is on is being leased from the city. You made your reservation 4 months ago and you check in. You are assigned room 216 and you go there, unpack your things, and get ready… Read More »

Cheapoair Cancelation Fee

Cheapoair Cancelation Fee of $50/$75 I just had a costly mistake that I want to warn you all about.  All airlines operating to/from the USA have a grace period that allows you to cancel your flight within 24 hours of booking for no charge.  The rules do not apply to travel agents (such as Expedia or… Read More »

Delta 360 Status

I had never heard of Delta 360 status until yesterday.  I am not a frequent Delta flyer, so I am not too surprised.  Apparently it is a top tier, invitation only status unadvertised by Delta.  Not unlike United Global Services or American Concierge Key. A friend on Facebook posted that he had just received a… Read More »