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One Minor Benefit From AA Flight Cancellation- United Airlines Miles!

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The Michael W Travels family recently returned home from our Spring Break trip to Argentina and Uruguay a couple of days late.

I wrote about what happened in the post, AA Flight Cancelled, No Flight For 2 Days- Who Pays For Hotel? Continue reading One Minor Benefit From AA Flight Cancellation- United Airlines Miles!

AA Flight Cancelled, No Flight For 2 Days- Who Pays For Hotel?

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Here we are stuck in St Louis when we should already be home from our spring break trip to Argentina and Uruguay thanks to AA.

We booked our roundtrip flights using AA miles. The flights seemed like a good deal with the trip home being a bit of a pain. And then it got worse… Continue reading AA Flight Cancelled, No Flight For 2 Days- Who Pays For Hotel?

Win A Share Of 1,000,000 American Airlines AAdvantage Miles!

American AirlinesAmerican Airlines Cruises is giving away 1,000,000 American Airlines miles in a new sweepstakes!

The grand prize winner will win 500,000 American Airlines miles and a cruise for two! The other half million miles will be divided up among five first-place winners. Continue reading Win A Share Of 1,000,000 American Airlines AAdvantage Miles!

Passenger Won’t Stop Doing Pull-Ups- American Airlines Flight Gets Diverted

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Flights have been diverted for a wide variety of reasons. However, the reason an American Airlines flight was diverted earlier this week was a first from what I believe.

An American Airlines flight traveling from Phoenix to Boston on Monday night had tobe diverted due to a passenger’s inflight workout. Continue reading Passenger Won’t Stop Doing Pull-Ups- American Airlines Flight Gets Diverted

American Airlines Passengers Stuck For Night Get Tasty Treat From Pilot

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Passengers on an American Airlines flight from Los Angeles to Dallas- Fort Worth had a difficult journey a couple of days back.

Severe thunderstorms caused the flight to divert to a regional airport in Wichita Falls, Texas. The 159  passengers on the plane faced being stuck there until the next day. Continue reading American Airlines Passengers Stuck For Night Get Tasty Treat From Pilot

Personal Device Entertainment, A Lot Better On American Airlines Due To…

American AirlinesAirlines have been eliminating seat back inflight entertainment screens in recent years. With this move, some airlines offer free movies and TV shows to view on your personal device.

There are a couple of problems that I’ve had with this switch, with the main one being where to place the device. Holding your device while watching isn’t the most comfortable thing to do. One hack that I’ve tried is to use a ziplock to hang your phone in from the seat back.

On a recent American Airlines flight, something in the seat back made personal device entertainment a lot better. Continue reading Personal Device Entertainment, A Lot Better On American Airlines Due To…

Earn Up To 1,500 Bonus American Miles With AAdvantage eShopping

AAdvantage eShoppingSome of the easiest ways to earn miles and points is from airline (and hotel) shopping portals and dining programs.

With shopping portals and dining programs, you’re earning miles and points for things that you probably planned to buy.

For a limited time, AAdvantage eShopping is running the Back To School Bonus. Continue reading Earn Up To 1,500 Bonus American Miles With AAdvantage eShopping

American Airlines Has New Rules, Bans Some Emotional Support Animals

american airlinesIn recent years we’ve heard a lot about bizarre emotional support animals.

Recently a passenger claimed that Spirit told her to flush an emotional support hamster down the toilet. There was big news when United banned an emotional support peacock from flying. There’s also the story about Daniel, an emotional support duck!

As you can see from the examples listed above, people are trying to bring just about any kind of animal onboard in the name of emotional support.

I was happy to see that American Airlines is now cracking down. Continue reading American Airlines Has New Rules, Bans Some Emotional Support Animals

Woman Says American Airlines Rep Sent Offensive Text

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A woman is claiming that she received a vulgar text from an American Airlines representative in the customer service department after calling about a baggage issue.

The woman flew with her family from Boston to Miami where she was supposed to then take a cruise to celebrate her son’s bar mitzvah. Continue reading Woman Says American Airlines Rep Sent Offensive Text