Finding Business Class award availability from Australia to the USA is always a challenge. Qantas restricts award availability for Bronze and Silver members, and Virgin Australia doesn't release any Business Reward seats to Los Angeles until a week before the flight. Luckily, there are other options when redeeming points to the United States. One left-field alternative is … [Read more...]
United Airlines is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. As a member of the Star Alliance, you can use United Mileage Plus points to travel on all Star Alliance airlines.
When travelling to the USA on United, you may be able to upgrade to business class. Read our guide how to get a flight upgrade with frequent flyer points for more information.
United Airlines has announced another new promotion on buying miles. Until 6 September 2018 you can earn up to 100% bonus United miles on purchases. Buying United miles during a promotion is a clever way to save money on Star Alliance Business and First class flights, as the cost of the miles is often lower than the cost of an equivalent airfare. United Mileage Plus miles … [Read more...]
The prevalence of "emotional support" animals on flights within the United States has become a serious problem. It's not uncommon to see service animals such as guide dogs on aircraft… but the rules surrounding support animals on planes in the United States have become a dog's breakfast. United Airlines last week denied boarding to a passenger's emotional support peacock. … [Read more...]
United Mileage Plus redemptions will become more expensive from 1 November 2017. So now is the perfect time to redeem your miles to fly to Asia on Singapore Airlines or Thai Airways. The Opportunity You may already be aware that United will increase the number of miles required to redeem for an award flight next month. But there's also some good news for United … [Read more...]
Fly Thai Airways Business and First class to Bangkok & beyond for up to 60% off! The Opportunity United Airlines may not be renowned for its customer service, but its frequent flyer program "Mileage Plus" is worth taking notice of. United sells Mileage Plus miles, and regularly offers generous discounts and bonuses. United's current promotion offers up to 100% bonus … [Read more...]