AA Award Sale Expands: New Dates & Cities at 10K Roundtrip
American has added tons of new dates and destinations to the ongoing “Economy Web Specials” award sale. Since we first posted about this last week, we’ve seen 20K round trips to Hawaii and even 10K awards round trip to New Zealand and Australia. While the specifics are changing by the hour, the deal is still thriving, so now is the time to put some American miles to excellent use.
Save Up To 7,500 Miles on American Airlines Awards (October 2019)
American Airlines Reduced Mileage Awards are discounted award tickets to and from select destinations. Eligible Citi and Barclays American Airlines cardholders can get up to 7,500 miles off a round trip ticket by taking advantage of this great offer. Eligible destinations change monthly, so be sure to check before booking an American flight within the U.S. and Canada.
Purchase AA Miles for Less Than 1.7 Cents with These Promotions
You can now purchase AA miles for 1.68 cents apiece, buy stacking a Marriott promotion offering you a 30% discount on point purchases, and then taking advantage of an AA promotion offering you a 25% bonus when you transfer hotel points to AA. The first promo ends on October 18, 2019, so don’t wait to get started.
Cathay Pacific Awards Now Bookable Online with American Miles
American Airlines has added the ability to book Cathay Pacific partner awards on AA.com. This is the third major partner added to American’s online search in the past few months, making it one of the best search tools for Oneword availability. Although this is great news for most, those who have been quietly booking Cathay tickets by phone will now have far more competition for these awards.
Avianca LifeMiles Program Overview and Sweet Spots
The ease with which you can collect LifeMiles and the lack of carrier-imposed fuel surcharges make Avianca a top choice for domestic and international travel on Star Alliance partners. Discover our top sweet spots and the fastest ways of racking up lots of miles in our comprehensive guide.
United MileagePlus Miles No Longer Expire
United has made a major change to the MileagePlus program rules by eliminating mileage expiration, effective August 28, 2019. If you don’t fly with United or their partner airlines frequently, you won’t have to worry about losing your miles due to inactivity. While this change is definitely positive, the long term impact will be more miles in circulation which adds pressure to increase award prices in the future.
AA Reduced Mileage Awards August–November 2019
American Airline’s Reduced Mileage Awards have been updated through November of 2019. AA Flyers with one of the co-branded American Airlines credit cards from Citibank or Barclays can save up to 7,500 miles on round-trip flights to/from any of 185 airports on the list.
Increased Offer of 60,000 LifeMiles: Perfect for Premium Cabin Star Alliance Awards
Through the end of September 2019, you can take advantage of limited-time offers on the Avianca LifeMiles credit cards and earn up to 60,000 miles. Perfect for premium cabin awards on Star Alliance carriers!
United Airlines Partners with Clear to Speed up Your Travels
United Airlines is partnering up with CLEAR! If you’re a member of any of United Airlines’ programs, now’s your chance to get your skip-the-queue ticket at airports and stadiums across the country.