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 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.
Like many other airlines (including Qantas), you can buy frequent flyer points to redeem on award flights or upgrades. United tend to have a couple of sales each year, where the cost of points is heavily discounted.
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! 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 miles on purchases … [Read more...]
United is the latest airline to announce a devaluation to its frequent flyer program. From 1 November 2017, United will be making a host of unwelcome changes to its popular Mileage Plus program. Award prices on many routes will be increasing, including on flights to and from Australia. United will also replace its "Standard Awards" with "Everyday Awards". And a new $125 fee … [Read more...]
It's not often that you hear "United Airlines" and "amazing" in the same sentence! But it seems United has recently made some serious improvements to its flights between Australia and the United States. For many years, United Airlines was notorious for its old aircraft, cost-cutting and poor customer service. Until just a few years ago, the ageing planes which United was … [Read more...]