Domestic lounges are generally nothing to get too excited about, but American Airlines is taking a step to raise the bar on its Admirals Clubs in the USA: They’re adding free cocktails. Beginning Oct. 1, American Airlines is offering travelers...

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16
Feb
2009

Air Canada baffles me. They have been very innovative (for better or worse) in pushing the a-la-carte model of airfare, but when presented with some seemingly simple opportunities to collect a few bucks, they decline. What I’m talking about...

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Categorized in: Air Canada, airport lounges

Downgraded: Air Marshals In a series of sting operations, several air marshals who were supposed to be protecting passengers inflight were using their free pass in American airports to smuggle cocaine, drug money, and child pornography. Lovely. My...

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12
Dec
2007

I logged into my credit union’s website, just looking to transfer some cash between accounts, when I noticed this posted on the homepage: The survey asks if you’re interested in having airport lounges exclusively for credit union...

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Categorized in: airport lounges

Lufthansa doesn’t just have a lounge for their first-class passengers in Frankfurt. They have a separate terminal. Many describe it as the best airport lounge in the world. Private baths. Sit-down dining. Dozens of complimentary...

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Getting into a US Airways airport lounge is cheaper through August 31. Day passes are $15 off — $25 per person instead of the normal $40 fee — if you mention promotion code ES25 at the club front desk. Details are here. Buying a...

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