The Basics

EXPLAINED: What Is A Cabin Class

To truly understand what type of airline ticket you...

EXPLAINED: What is a Fare Class

To truly understand what type of airline ticket you...

What is an Open Jaw Ticket

Open Jaw Tickets 101 An open jaw flight, often referred...

A Guide to Qatar Airways Transit Accommodation

Qatar Airways runs a transit package for those passengers with a transit connection of over 8 hours including a hotel room and an entry visa into Doha

BA’s Golden Ticket – What Are They?

What is the BA Golden Ticket? The British Airways golden ticket was an initiative launched in 2012 to give frequent travellers an easy way to...

EXPLAINED – Can a Y-UP fare save you money?

The phrase Y-UP is an industry term – used mainly by the North American airline industry - to denote an economy class ticket which is immediately upgraded to a first or business class ticket.

What is an Open Jaw Ticket

Open Jaw Tickets 101 An open jaw flight, often referred to as an open jaw ticket, is when a passenger at one end of their...

Upgrading BA flights Using AA Miles

It is surprising to see how integrated American and British Airways are when it comes to redeeming miles.

Explained – AA’s SystemWide Upgrade

American Airlines’ System Wide Upgrade is one of the most coveted benefits of the AAdvantage Program if you are part of the upper echelon to be able to collect them. It is a fascinating tool, which with minimal restrictions, can be used to place the bearer in the next-highest class of service.

What is BA’s Reward Flight Saver?

What is British Airways’ Reward Flight Saver? One of the better uses of Avios – even if you have a small balance – is to...

EXPLAINED: JAL Japan Explorer Pass

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What is British Airways Dual Inventory Fare

A Dual Inventory fare is an interesting pricing initiative put forward by British airways from around the 2015/16 mark. Put simply, it is a way...

EXPLAINED: ANA Discover Japan Fare

The ANA "Discover Japan" Fare is an interesting proposition for those who are visiting Japan. Tourists can pre-purchase as many sectors, independently so long as the ticket is purchased on ANA's international website.

Airline Upgrades Explained – British Airways’ Discretionary Upgrade Tool

As mentioned in a previous article on Operational Upgrades, gone are the days where customer service agents filter you in to one of two categories SFU...

Airline Upgrades Explained – Load Factor Based Upgrades

What is a Load Factor Based Upgrade? In simplistic terms, A Load Factor Based Upgrade (LFBU) also known as a Paid Upgrade or Day-of-Departure Upgrade in...