Articles tagged “elite status”

When Airlines Auction Premium Seats, Some Passengers Win

When Airlines Auction Premium Seats, Some Passengers Win

Brian Sumers, Skift

Airlines are trying to monetize their best products. Imagine that. More and more, airlines look like a sustainable business. We'll see if it lasts.

5 months ago

Frugal Travelers Turn to Business Class Fares to Earn Elite Status

Frugal Travelers Turn to Business Class Fares to Earn Elite Status

Grant Martin, Skift

Business class fares are becoming so reasonable that it often makes sense to book the tickets for the mileage bonuses. In many cases, elite status can be earned with one single flight.

3 years ago

Budget Travelers Struggle to Earn Elite Status as New Airline Rules Take Effect

Budget Travelers Struggle to Earn Elite Status as New Airline Rules Take Effect

Grant Martin, Skift

Budget travelers have fewer options for earning elite status this year.

3 years ago