New Alaska Airlines Interior

New Alaska Airlines Interior On a recent flight from Las Vegas to Seattle, my flight with Alaska Airlines was on one of the reconfigured A320s.  It was my first time with the new interior and overall I was impressed. On my 2.5 hour flight I didn’t notice much of a difference in comfort of the … Read more

JetBlue Mint LAX-FLL

Row 3 (2-2)

JetBlue Mint I received a ton of JetBlue points through their points match promotion last summer (in addition to signing up for one of their credit cards).  I wanted to try out the JetBlue Mint product (their premium class product).  With an upcoming stay in Puerto Rico, I decided to get creative with my routing so … Read more

Virgin America Mileage Run

Virgin America mileage run

Virgin America Mileage Run Up until recently, Virgin America allowed for VERY creative routing for travel between Portland, OR (PDX) and Los Angeles (LAX).  Depending on the dates, you could fly from PDX-LAX with stops in San Francisco, Florida, New York, Boston, and/or DC for under $100.  Virgin America has changed the routing ability; it … Read more

American Airlines Flagship First LAX-JFK

American offers a unique domestic first class on just three transcontinental routes.  American Airlines Flagship First LAX-JFK, SFO-JFK, and MIA-JFK offers experience similar to international business or even first class.  Before boarding the flight, you get the benefit of Flagship check in and Flagship Lounge. American Airlines Status/Mileage Run Admirals Club DEN American Airlines Flagship Lounge … Read more