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Did I just drink the Kool-Aid, or is status worth it?

I am a status flyer.  I am loyal (with split loyalties) to my programs and cost and schedule being equal I will choose Delta or US Airways.  Why?  Because of status…upgrades, boarding early, trip interruption service, free checked bags if I need it and “priority” handling on those, access to lounges without airport announcements every…

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Catch Up Post

Where did we leave off?  So, I ended up deciding to migrate from United to US Airways.  I got a silver challenge from a coworker and completed the 10 segments for that so I finished the year Gold with Delta, Silver Preferred with US Airways, and Premier Silver with United.  If I had applied the…

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Children and Air Masks

There is a story out today about a family flying to Chicago from my local airport, Charlotte. The story began on Flyertalk actually by the perspective of another passenger and the Charlotte Observer also picked it up. If you read through the Flyertalk post what it really comes down to is that a family of…

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Fun with Star Alliance award tickets

So, Saturday was supposed to be the beginning of my long awaited vacation.  I used my United miles to book a Business class star alliance award ticket CLT-EWR-FRA-PRG. CLT-EWR was US Airways and everything else was Lufthansa. CLT-EWR was delayed 1.5 hours due to mechanical issues meaning I would miss my EWR-FRA flight.  I called…

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