Frequent Flyers

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Full details: Emirates' new Skywards Platinum

Emirates is introducing a new Platinum level to its Skywards frequent flyer program, with the top...

SkyTeam rolling out SkyPriority

The SkyTeam airline alliance will upgrade its airport services for business class, first class an...

BA crew get iPads to recognise frequent flyers

British Airways has issued its crew with Apple's iPad tablet in a drive to personalise the servic...

Virgin Australia's Velocity Rewards: revamp begins

Virgin Australia has commenced a revamp of its Velocity frequent flyer program, following up yest...

Thai Airways launches Royal Orchid Plus Platinum

Thai Airways has joined the 'invitation-only' club with the creation of a new Royal Orchid P...

Air NZ cuts Airpoints earn rates in Economy

Air New Zealand has made steep cuts to the amount of frequent flyer Airpoints earned when flying ...

Qantas' next-gen check-in faces teething problems

Qantas passengers are finding that the airline's new check-in system (which relies on chip-embedd...

BA lets businesses triple-dip on points

British Airways is ramping up promotion for its On Business program by offering triple points to ...

Star Alliance boost upgrade awards

Members of Star Alliance partners – including Air New Zealand, Singapore Airlines, United a...

Emirates and Virgin Blue end reward partnership

Emirates will close its Skywards frequent flyer partnership with Virgin Blue's Velocity Rewards a...

Virgin Blue to upgrade airport lounges

Virgin Blue will begin an extensive three-month upgrade of its lounges at Sydney, Melbourne and B...

Priority Pass lounges expand to more airports

The Priority Pass network of airport lounges adds Wellington, Vancouver and Toronto to its intern...

AirNZ's new 777-300ER debuts on Auckland-LAX

Air New Zealand’s new business class and premium economy ‘Spaceseat’, along wi...

Redeem Velocity points for QLD flood relief

Virgin Blue is encouraging its Velocity Rewards members to turn in their points in exchange for a...

AirNZ's new 777-300ER in Melbourne & Brisbane

Air New Zealand’s new business class and premium economy ‘Spaceseat’ are makin...

Virgin Blue & Air New Zealand alliance approved

Update The New Zealand government has today approved the trans-Tasman alliance between Air New Z...

AirNZ's new premium economy seating

Air New Zealand’s new Business Premier and premium economy ‘Spaceseat’ will mak...