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United has some sizzling good fares from Dublin to Orlando for next summer.
Are United about to put Million Mile status through the sausage machine?
United is trying some new routes for 2016 – Tel Aviv and Auckland, served from San Francisco.
The internet is awash with images of signs going up in United Clubs this past week. On the back of recent increases in membership rates, and enhanced food selections, United is now seeking to limit access to those travelling just on the day of their visit. Exclusive? When? It has been possible to secure…
I wrote at the weekend about another United plane diversion. This time as a result of a disruptive passenger who apparently demanded nuts or crackers about 10 minutes after take off, and he wasn’t given a second serving became abusive. This caused the captain to dump 50,000 litres of fuel and to divert to Belfast. (I…
What an airline does when it has a problem is an indication of its values. A disruptive passenger landed 270 passengers in Belfast, and then United leaves them on the floor of the airport overnight. Second week running I am glad I stopped flying them.
Fridays UA958 from Chicago to London diverted to Goose Bay. In the end and about 36 hours late, passengers will be arriving at lunchtime today in London, having flown back from Newark. Ouch!
United’s web site – long a frustration for travellers when the new United replaced a perfectly good one with the one from Continental – is getting a make over. They’ve added one feature missing from the old one – they have removed the discrimination around upgrade requests. Now you don’t have to live in the US to search for one.
Another sale launched this past week makes Dublin again an attractive place for Europeans looking for good value tickets to the USA in premium cabins. Whilst dates always limit when these tickets can be booked, the fares are good if you can make your plans soon. Book them by 10 March AA/BA/IB OneWorld Fare Sample…