In Case You Missed It – A Recap Of The Week (10 July)

in case you missed it

Summaries and links for all the posts which appeared on Traveling For Miles this week. Includes: More details of the American Airlines Premium Economy product, the new American Airlines 787-9, a fantastic Lufthansa Business Class fare, reviews of British Airways lounges at Heathrow, a great Business Class deal between Manchester (UK and Chicago and quite a bit more.


Review – British Airways Galleries Club Lounge Heathrow T5 (South)

A review of the British Airways Galleries Club Lounge at Heathrow Terminal 5 South. Lots of pictures of the inside of the lounge + the food & drink options.

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Emirates To Fly A380 To Auckland, Singapore Airlines Adds More A380 Service To London & More

Details of Emirates new A380 service to Auckland, Singapore Airlines finds something to do with the A380 it’s removing from the LAX route and other stories that didn’t merit a blog post of their own but that may be of interest or of use anyway.

Can We Have A Fine-System For People Who Delay Fellow Passengers?

I’m getting a little tired of people who give little or no thought for their fellow passengers so I’ve come up with a fine system to teach them a lesson!


AMAZING Lufthansa Business Class Fare: Milan – Dubai From $782/£588/€687

Details of a truly fantastic Lufthansa Business Class fare, just $782, for travel between Milan & Dubai which is available for most of the rest of 2016.

Review – British Airways Economy Class A320 (LHR-LCA)

A review of the British Airways A320 Euro Traveller (Economy Class) offering on one of the longest routes British Airways operates the A320 aircraft.

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British Airways Improves Immigration At JFK & Etihad Giving Away Points For “Moonlight Check-In”

A look at how British Airways will be improving immigration procedures for its passengers arriving at JFK Terminal 7 & details of how you can earn easy Etihad Guest Miles.


Review – British Airways Galleries Club Lounge Heathrow T5 (B-Gates)

A review of the British Airways Galleries Club Lounge situated at Heathrow T5’s B-gates – with a look at the seating & the food options available to guests.

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How To Make The Best Of American Airlines’ “No Stopovers” Rule For Awards

A look at how you can make the best of American Airlines’s very restrictive rule that prevents travelers from booking stopovers on AAdvantage award flights, plus a tip on how to search for award flights that some airlines won’t show you.

50% Off Etihad Business Class Fares From UK – Book By 11 July!

Details of an excellent Etihad Business Class sale for departures from the UK. 50% off flights from London, Manchester & Edinburgh to various cities East.

Singapore Airlines “mySQupgrade”, American Airlines Installing New Security Technology & More

A few news stories doing the rounds right now including Singapore Airlines introducing a new system to allow its passengers to bid on upgrades, American Airlines working with the TSA to improve the wait-times at airport security and Norwegian being optimistic and publishing a tentative Cork to Boston schedule despite recent issues with the DOT.


British Airways News In Brief: Increased Baggage Allowance To Tokyo, Summer Cancellations From London City & More

A round-up of a few British Airways related stories that I noticed over the past couple of days including cancellations at London City airport and more.

Great Business Class Fare: Manchester to Chicago From £1,236/$1,606 RT

Info on a great Business Class fare that American Airlines has published for travel between Manchester & Chicago for travel from August 2016 onwards.

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DOT Awards 8 Airlines Routes To Havana – Winners & Losers Announced

Details of the US DOT’s tentative announcement today regarding which airlines will be given permission to operate non-stop services between the USA & Havana


American Airlines 787-9 Dreamliner Routes Announced & More Details On Premium Economy

American Airlines has announced the first routes for its new 787-9 Dreamliners and provided more details of its soon-to-be-introduced Premium Economy cabin.

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Buy Southwest Rapid Rewards Points With A Bonus Of Up To 60%

Details of a Southwest Rapid Reward promotion that allows members of the Southwest Rapid Rewards program to buy points with a bonus of up to 60%.

American Airlines Backtracks On Premium Economy Baggage Allowance

News that American Airlines has managed to backtrack on a Premium Economy benefit before it has even had a chance to introduce Premium Economy to the world – quite a feat!