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My last AA elite LAX Flagship Lounge visit

My last two flights on American Airlines in 2017 as an AAdvantage Platinum elite member were Christmas Eve flights San Jose SJC to Los Angeles LAX and LAX to LHR London Heathrow, arriving in London Christmas Day. Two 500-mile upgrades placed us in First Class for the short SJC to LAX flight segment. The bad…

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SkyMiles, AAdvantage, Mileage Plus EQM-EQD New York JFK to Bangkok Business Class comparison

This article looks at elite qualification miles EQM and elite qualifying dollars EQD earned in Delta SkyMiles, American AAdvantage and United Mileage Plus forsimilarly priced $3,007-$3,096 Business Class round trip tickets from New York JFK to Bangkok, Thailand on China Eastern (SkyTeam Alliance), Finnair (Oneworld Alliance) and Turkish Airlines (Star Alliance). I am only looking…

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