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Oct032015

American $645 LAX to GIG Rio de Janeiro

American Airlines has Los Angeles LAX to GIG Rio de Janeiro, Brazil at $645 round trip for nearly every date from October 6 to December 3, even Thanksgiving week. Looks like a 3-day advance purchase and 3-day minimum stay from date of departure. This is a high mileage low fare for American AAdvantage flyers possibly…

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Feb022014

Flying Etihad First Class in 2014?

Under $1,500 for a roundtrip CMB-DFW First Class ticket on Etihad, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, is an experience a group of flyers will experience in 2014. Yesterday, there was a mistake rate that lasted for hours flying from Colombo, Sri Lanka to DFW, Dallas Fort Worth. Here is a photo spread…

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Nov052012

Planning out AA mileage runs for 2x EQM/RDM

American Airlines has a double elite miles (EQM) promotion for all members Nov 1-Dec 31, 2012 that also includes double redeemable miles on flights from November 16 to November 26 for all AAdvantage members. AAdvantage elite members earn double redeemable miles (RDM) and double elite miles for all American Airlines operated flights during November and…

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Feb282008

The SIN of Travel – a Mileage Run Primer

SIN is Singapore, Changi Airport. Loyalty Travelers based in the United States learn that Singapore is the farthest destination in flight miles a person can easily fly to from the USA on a variety of carriers and have an easy and affordable experience. Singapore generally requires a US-Japan-Singapore routing and this is an 8,444 mile…

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Feb282008

LatinPass Million Miles Promotion

Ric and tour guide, Cuzco, Peru, May 2000 Presidents Week Vacation – February 2000 I was anxious and suffering a vacation hangover upon my return from Holland at the end of my two week trip for flying on five member airlines of the Oneworld Alliance for a 100,000 frequent flyer miles bonus. Travel euphoria withdrawal…

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