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Marriott Bonvoy Points Expiration, Suite & Free Night Awards Expiration Change

Loyalty Lobby

These Airlines Are Extending Status (And These Are Not)

FlyerTalk

Marriott Arne Sorenson’s COVID-19 Response (April 8, 2020)

Loyalty Lobby

Marriott Extends Status and Points For Everyone; Flexible Reservation Policy Updates: 2019 Novel Coronavirus Pandemic

The Gate

Report: More Than 600 Southwest Employees Afflicted with Coronavirus. Would You Virtually Mattress Run?

RenesPoints

U.S. Government Might Take Frequent Flyer Programs as Collateral For Bailout

View from the Wing

Coronavirus: The $50 Billion US Airline Bailout, Unpacked

The Points Guy

Airlines Were Hesitant to Give Refunds: Now They’re Getting Sued

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Social Distancing on Delta: Blocked Middle Seats and No Automatic Upgrades

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JetBlue is First US Airline to Seek Waivers to Suspend Flights to 12 Cities

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Contactless Pay and 5% Off: Why the Target Debit REDcard Makes Sense For Me During a Quarantine

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Airbnb’s Valuation Almost Halved to $18 Billion

Skift

JetBlue Consolidates Operations in Several Major Cities

RenesPoints

What All the Elite Status Extensions Mean We’ll See Later This Year

View from the Wing

How to Find the 60k (Or Even 70k) Welcome Bonus Offer For the Delta Gold Card [2020]

Upgraded Points

When Will We Start Traveling Again? American and United Airlines Hint at Future in Latest Decisions

The Points Guy

How to Find the 80k (Or Even 100k) Welcome Bonus Offer For the Delta Platinum Card [2020]

Upgraded Points

Big Cruise Companies Can Survive a Shutdown Lasting Many Months, Wall Street Analyst Says

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Booking Holdings Lays Out an Ominous Financial Outlook

Skift

Companies + Loyalists Could Benefit from Virtual Mattress Running

Monkey Miles

How to Cancel Travel Booked Through the Citi ThankYou Travel Center

The Points Guy

Marriott Bonvoy (Finally) Announces Status Extensions

FlyerTalk

5 Chase Sapphire Preferred Benefits You Might Not Know About

The Points Guy

Delta Suspends Automatic Upgrades and Middle Seats

RenesPoints

Record Low: TSA Screened Less Than 100,000 Travelers on Tuesday, a Stunning Drop

The Points Guy

Last But Not Least: Marriott Bonvoy Extends Elite Status Levels Through February 2022

Loyalty Lobby

Changes Coming to the Citi Premier Card

One Mile at a Time

Why Your United Itinerary Might Suddenly Include a Flight from MKW Airport in Indonesia

The Points Guy

Marriott Donates $10 Million in Free Hotel Stays to Healthcare Professionals

The Points Guy

What Would Make You Book a Flight Right Now?

God Save The Points

Alaska Airlines Extends Status and Hints at More Loyalty Perks

Monkey Miles

Marriott Bonvoy 2020 Status Extension For All Members

Points, Miles & Martinis

Track How Activities Around the World Have Changed Since the Coronavirus Outbreak

Point Me to the Plane

Virgin Atlantic to Temporarily Suspend Passenger Operations

The Points Guy

Marriott Extends Elite Status, Takes Additional Measures

View from the Wing

Latest Travel Advisory April 7 2020 from the Department of State of the United States

The Gate

Marriott Bonvoy Extending All Members’ Elite Status Through February 2022

The Points Guy

Marriott Bonvoy Extending Elite Status

One Mile at a Time

Citi Revamping Earning Structure For Premier and Preferred Cards

View from the Wing

How and Why I Used Miles to Book 2 New Award Trips For Later This Year

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Citi Premier Will Soon Reward You For Groceries and Dining as Part of Upcoming Changes

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Enough. Junior Flight Attendants at American Airlines Need to Stop Griping

Live And Let's Fly

Delta Suspends Automatic Complimentary Medallion Upgrades

Points, Miles & Martinis

Delta Blocks Middle Seats, Cuts Advance Upgrades

One Mile at a Time

Alaska Airlines Extends Status and Benefits For Everyone: 2019 Novel Coronavirus Pandemic

The Gate

Is the Amazon Prime Credit Card Still Worth the Cost?

The Points Guy

Tourism Marketing’s Fight For Survival Offers a Chance For Reinvention

Skift

Data: How Many People Are Still Flying?

One Mile at a Time

Coronavirus Tips – State By State COVID-19 Report Card & Hotspots List

Point Me to the Plane

JetBlue Consolidating Flights in New York, Los Angeles and 3 More Big Cities

The Points Guy

Now. Is the Time to Consider Starting a Blog

God Save The Points

Lufthansa Shuts Germanwings

Secret Flying

Looking Past Coronavirus – TPG’s Brian Kelly on the Future of Travel

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Oyo Furloughs Thousands of Employees Globally Except For India

Skift

Singapore Airlines Cabin Crew Will Serve Hospital Patients

Live And Let's Fly

Coronavirus Started in Wuhan; Its Airport Finally Reopened After 11 Weeks

The Points Guy

U.S. Relief Package Fails Larger Corporate Travel Agencies: Travel and Transport CEO

Skift

TUI Scraps Vacation Packages Until Mid-May and Cruises Until June

Skift

Please Be Nice to Those Working in Travel (Hopefully an Obvious Reminder?)

One Mile at a Time

China’s Wuhan Airport Has Now Re-Opened

View from the Wing

Pros and Cons of Downgrading Your Credit Cards Right Now

The Points Guy

El Al Matmid Frequent Flyer Club Extends Member Tiers By 12 Months

Loyalty Lobby

Teen Pilot Flies Critical Supplies to Rural Hospitals

Live And Let's Fly

Delta Donating 200,000 Lbs of Food to Hospitals & Food Banks

Points, Miles & Martinis

Would You Take Miles in Place of a Travel Voucher?

FlyerTalk

Why You Should Add Authorized Users on Your Amex Platinum

The Points Guy

U.S. Judge Rules in Favor of Sabre-Farelogix Acquisition Over Justice Department’s Antitrust Objections

Skift

19 Hotel Views You’ll Want to See For Yourself

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American Airlines’ New (Worse) Schedule Change Policy

One Mile at a Time

Bad News: Temporary Travel Bans Now “Indefinite”

God Save The Points

Now That Tourism is Re-Opening, Bad Things Are Happening at the Great Wall of China

View from the Wing

Coming This Week: The Long View Livestream on Hotel Owners and Investors Recovery Cycle Ahead

Skift

Business Class Lite: Review of Air New Zealand’s Skycouch from Auckland to Houston

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Aer Lingus Temporarily Cuts Business Class on JFK Flights

One Mile at a Time

The Classic First Credit Card: The Chase Sapphire Preferred with a 60,000-Point Sign-Up Bonus

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Jet2 Extends Grounding to 17th June

Economy Class & Beyond

The Things Delta Air Lines Fears Most Now (Or Should)

RenesPoints

A $100 Singapore Stopover and a Second Vacation — Reader Success Story

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Pessimistic Lufthansa Will Retire Some 747s, A340s, A380s

Live And Let's Fly

Boeing Confirms 2 New Software Updates to 737 Max

Skift

Coronavirus Threat Hangs Over Tourism-Reliant Pacific Islands as Powerful Cyclone Batters Region

Skift

Lufthansa Group Moves to Park Airbus A380, Airbus A340-600 and Boeing 747-400 Aircraft

Economy Class & Beyond

United Airlines Faces Class Action Lawsuit Due to Illegally Denied Refunds

Loyalty Lobby

How to Use the $100/$200 American Express Airline Credit For U.S. Based Gold/Platinum Charge Cards?

Loyalty Lobby

American Airlines AAdvantage Enhances Alaska Earnings

Loyalty Lobby

Surprise 10,000 Yen Mastercard Cashback For Hyatt Stay?

Loyalty Lobby

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Elite Status Extension Due to COVID-19

Loyalty Lobby

Marriott Bonvoy Elite Status Upgrades (Just For Asking)

Loyalty Lobby

Turkish Airlines Miles&Smiles 6-Month Status Extension Email

Loyalty Lobby

How to Save Up to 55 Percent on Restaurant Quality Steaks — Or Possibly More — But Hurry

The Gate

Stranded at Hotels: Maybe Not So Glamorous? Temperature Checks May Become Permanent

RenesPoints

Miami’s Community Gives Back: Front-Line and Healthcare Workers Get Free Salad, Coffee and Discounted Hotel Rooms

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Etihad Will Begin Testing Technology That Could Identify Early Stages of Coronavirus

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Take a Trip Around the Country with These Famous Foods Delivered Straight to Your Door

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United Details Routes For Massively Reduced Newark & LGA Schedule

Point Me to the Plane

Alaska Airlines Consolidates Routes, Adds Tag Flights to Maintain Service to All Its Destinations

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What Flight Attendants Appreciate from Passengers Right Now

View from the Wing

Unprecedented: Lufthansa is Flying 5 A380s and 5 747s to New Zealand

The Points Guy

Alaska Airlines Extends Status Through December 2021

FlyerTalk

Spend Thanksgiving in Europe with Wide-Open American Airlines Upgrade Space

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