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Win 100,000 United Airlines Miles + $2,500!

United Airlines Miles

In late September I wrote about a way to enter to win 100,000 American Airlines miles plus $2,500 in the Latitude Adjustment Sweepstakes.

Earlier today I received an e-mail from MileagePlus Shopping stating that there was a contest underway where you could win 100,000 United Airlines miles and $2,500!

UA miles have proven to be extremely valuable over the years and have helped Kim, Lucas and I go to many incredible places. I could definitely find a way to easily spend this prize! Continue reading Win 100,000 United Airlines Miles + $2,500!

United Flight Makes Emergency Landing Due to Bird Strike

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United Airlines Flight 840 had to make an emergency landing soon after takeoff earlier in the week.

The flight was heading from Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles when it “collided with birds” forcing the plane to land. Luckily nobody was injured due to the incident. Continue reading United Flight Makes Emergency Landing Due to Bird Strike

Win 50,000 United Airlines Miles

United Airlines Miles

United Airlines miles have been some of the most valuable to the Michael W Travels family in helping us book award flights to many awesome destinations. Some destination that come to mind are a couple of trips to the Balkans and Myanmar.

Here is a chance to win up to 50,000 miles (or other prizes) in a new sweepstakes! Continue reading Win 50,000 United Airlines Miles

United Airlines Rough Landing, Plane Ceiling Panels Came Down

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A recent rough landing during a United Airlines flight caused some damage to the interior of the plane. Luckily none of the passengers were injured.

The flight was heading from Houston to Newark, NJ when some ceiling panels came down when the Boeing 767 landed. Continue reading United Airlines Rough Landing, Plane Ceiling Panels Came Down

Reconsideration Line Success: Chase United Credit Card

Chase United Credit Card

The offer kept coming and I was enticed to apply for a new card from Chase but I resisted until a month back.

For quite some time I’d been receiving a mailer (or e-mail) to apply for the Chase United Credit Card. I’ve had the card in the past but I felt that it was better to wait.

Then I got the bug. With all kinds of chatter about new rules related to getting approved for Chase cards, I felt I might as well apply for the United card through one of these targeted offers. Continue reading Reconsideration Line Success: Chase United Credit Card

United Airlines Wants Us To Help Them Get Flights to Cuba

United Airlines

There are many US airlines which have submitted applications to have the right to fly to Cuba. (Cranky Flier has a post with a list of all of the airlines and routes they’re requesting to fly.)

United Airlines is looking to be awarded a bunch of routes to Havana and is also looking to us for some help. Continue reading United Airlines Wants Us To Help Them Get Flights to Cuba