Ethiopian Airlines to join Star Alliance in December

Mittwoch, 30. November 2011

According to a local newspaper in Ethiopia, ET will officially join Star Alliance on Dec 13, 2011.

Source: Forums.

Addl. Information taken from Addis Fortune News:
Ethiopian Airlines (ET) has set scheduled December 13, 2011, for celebration of its full integration with the Star Alliance Network. The invitation has been sent to the CEOs of 29 member carriers of the biggest airline networks in the world, upon whose response the date will be confirmed.


British Airways: 2x Business Class at 2012 GBP


As the UK steps into its year to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games,

British Airways, proud airline partner of the London 2012 Olympic and

Paralympic Games, is launching its biggest ever business class sale with

two Club World seats for just £2012 (or £1006 each).

That’s up to 60 per cent off and there are nearly 50,000 seats available to

56 longhaul destinations.

The sale starts at 10am on Friday, December 2 and runs for just four days.

Customers can travel outbound between December 20 and 31, 2011 and back by

January 12, 2012 giving them a Christmas and New Year somewhere exotic.

Andrew Crawley, British Airways’ commercial director, said: “We are

enormously proud of our sponsorship of London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic

Games and we wanted to mark the arrival of the most exciting year in the

UK’s recent history with a great offer for customers. What better way to

kick off the Christmas or New Year celebrations than with a fantastic value

luxurious flight to an amazing destination.”

Destinations available for the £1006 fare include Haneda-Tokyo (saving

£1397), Sao Paulo (saving £1653), Beiing (saving £1444), Las Vegas, San

Francisco and Los Angeles (saving £992 each).

Holidays complete with Club World seats are also available in the sale,

including five nights in 5* accommodation in Hong Kong from £1389 per

person, (saving £2000).

Those taking up the deal will have access to dedicated business class check

in, fast-track security and the airline’s luxurious Club World lounge. In

the air they will enjoy fully flat beds, multi channel on demand in-flight

entertainment and excellent dining and wines.

Visit or call 0844 493 0787 to book.

Posted by djb25 at Flyertalk.


All alliances: 1-day Business Class sale Canada - Europe

Dienstag, 29. November 2011

Skyteam and Star Alliance are offering a 1-day (only today!) Business Class sale from Canada to some cities in Europe. From 1399 EUR RT all incl.
Lufthansa / United / Air Canada etc. possible.

Montréal / Toronto / Calgary / Vancouver / Ottawa / Edmonton / Winnipeg to Madrid, Dublin, Zurich, Geneva, Istanbul, Budapest, Barcelona, Bucurest, Manchester, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Glasgow, London, Warsaw, Kiev, Athens, Reykjavik

Details: or e-mail

Seems like oneworld has matched, at least on some routes


Turkish Airlines: Premium Economy promotion from Germany

Beijing from 517 EUR
Shanghai from 508 EUR
Bangkok from 484 EUR
Saigon from 488 EUR
Guangzhou / Hong Kong from 499 EUR
plus taxes and fees

Book by 31.12.2011
Travel by 31.3.2012
Ticketing within 72 h after booking
Stopover free in Istanbul
Cancellation: 200 EUR
No show: 100 %


Emirates Companion offers

Don't miss those offers to travel together in Business Class!
from Greece: book by 30.11.2011 (tomorrow!)
from Czech Republic: book by 30.11.2011 (tomorrow!)
from Turkey: book by 20.6.2012

Business specials from the UK / Ireland: book by 30.11.2011 (tomorrow!)


US Airways Dividend Miles: bonus miles again!

Montag, 28. November 2011

According to Frequent Flyer Bonuses, there will be a 100 % bonus when buying miles 1. - 31.12.2011.


[Economy offer] Austria - USA from 324 EUR

Sonntag, 27. November 2011

Alitalia is offering a nice fare to the states from 324 EUR, starting in Vienna.


[Economy offer] Brussels - Brazil from 515 EUR

Samstag, 26. November 2011

Available from all three alliances, starting at 515 EUR on TAP.
Details and rules:
Or e-mail:


[Economy offer] Air New Zealand: Round the world from 1129 EUR

Mittwoch, 23. November 2011

from Germany to New Zealand
on Lufthansa to Asia or North America
take a stopover in Hong Kong, Tokio, Beijing, Osaka, Shanghai or Los Angeles, San Francisco, Vancouver (one of each for outbound and inbound flight)

also available from the UK

Details: (English), Air New Zealand (Deutsch) or just send an e-mail to


[Economy offer] Star Alliance: Europe - USA from 375 EUR

Swiss et al.
Amsterdam - New York
from 370 EUR (74 EUR + tax) RT

Travel 9.1. - 26.3.2012
Book 23. - 29.11.2011

Ticket not refundable, changes not permitted.

More destinations:
- Miami 402 EUR (TAP)
- Chicago 417 EUR (Swiss)
- Los Angeles 488 EUR (Air New Zealand)



[Economy offer] Europe - China 287 EUR

Dienstag, 22. November 2011

Alitalia's great Economy fare to Beijing is also available next year.
Depart from various European airports.
Price from 287 EUR RT ai.
Booking by 30.11.2011.
Please e-mail if you wish to get a personalized itinerary:


[Economy offer] Europe - Australia 586 EUR

Sonntag, 20. November 2011

Great Economy fare! Central Europe to Australia for just 586 EUR round trip all incl.
Please shoot us an e-mail if we can make arrangements for you or if you wish to get details:

Change: Sorry, key twister, it's 586 and not 568 EUR.


Business offer from USA: 1020 €

Business Class offer USA - Europe from 1020 EUR RT ai.
E-mail if you are interested:


Emirates First Class offer from Hamburg

Samstag, 12. November 2011

from 2255 EUR RT ai to Dubai, from 2480 EUR RT ai to Bangkok.
No companion fare.
Read more:


Emirates: 2-day sale from USA

Donnerstag, 10. November 2011

Save up to 2500 USD.
Read more.




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