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United Airlines COVID Ticket Change Policy Saves The Day

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It’s been a little over a year since Lucas and I last stepped foot on a plane (even longer for Kim and Theo).

Earlier in the month I shared a flight deal which we found too good to pass up on United Airlines.

We were set to travel to El Salvador for Spring Break at the end of this week then disaster struck. Continue reading United Airlines COVID Ticket Change Policy Saves The Day

EWR- El Salvador: $178- $205 RT, A Deal Too Good To Pass Up!

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It’s been a little over a year since I last stepped foot on a plane. In February 2020, Lucas (8 years old at the time) and I flew to Amsterdam for $356 per person.

I’ve been hoping to fly somewhere over Spring Break but the need to quarantine for 3 days upon return to New York made this idea complicated.

Regardless, I’ve been searching for flights to a variety of destinations. I started focusing on flights to El Salvador recently. Continue reading EWR- El Salvador: $178- $205 RT, A Deal Too Good To Pass Up!

Face Masks With Valves Banned By United Airlines

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Thanks to COVID-19, face masks are a necessary accessory.

It’s now mandatory to wear face masks in stores, restaurants and while flying. (We’ve yet to fly since the pandemic began.)

Like a few other airlines, United Airlines has a new rule pertaining to what kind of face masks are allowed to be worn during flights. Continue reading Face Masks With Valves Banned By United Airlines

Unidentified NFL Player Suing United For Sexual Assault During Flight

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An unidentified NFL player and another man are suing United Airlines for sexual assault during a flight.

When I first came across the headline, I thought I had misread it. I assumed that the NFL player was being accused of sexual assault. No, this is definitely not the case. Continue reading Unidentified NFL Player Suing United For Sexual Assault During Flight

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!

United Airlines Offers To Pull Deal To Rename Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

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United Airlines has a deal in place to rename the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum for $69 million.

After much criticism about renaming the sports field the airline has offered to step away from the agreement, according to Bleacher Report. Continue reading United Airlines Offers To Pull Deal To Rename Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

You Can Buy A United Airlines Cookbook With 40+ Inflight Meal Recipes

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United Airlines recently released a cookbook featuring over 40 recipes of their inflight meals.

For most, airline food is not what comes to mind when thinking of a good meal. I think I’m probably in the minority because I usually enjoy it. This new cookbook will offer recipes of meals from the airline’s Polaris premium cabin. (For those of you who didn’t know, United Polaris debuted in December 2016.) Continue reading You Can Buy A United Airlines Cookbook With 40+ Inflight Meal Recipes

Man Giving Away Frequent Flyer Miles Over Holidays, United Matches

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Businessman Peter Shankman is giving away frequent flyer miles over the holidays to send some lucky people home.

USA Today mentions that “Shankman has been donating his frequent flyer airline miles for about the last four years to those who can’t afford to make the trip home.” Continue reading Man Giving Away Frequent Flyer Miles Over Holidays, United Matches

Former NBA Player Eric Murdock Suing United Airlines for Race-Baiting

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A former professional basketball player is suing United Airlines in a lawsuit “that alleges a flight attendant “race-baited” him during a dispute over an open seat“, according to Yahoo News.

Eric Murdock played in the NBA for nine seasons, playing for various teams. Murdock averaged 10 points per game over the course of his career. Continue reading Former NBA Player Eric Murdock Suing United Airlines for Race-Baiting