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South Africans’ Voyager Makes Major Changes

National carrier South African Airways has announced a few significant changes to its SAA Voyager program in order to position it as the frequent flyer program of choice on the African continent. SAA announced the Re5 campaign at a launch held in Johannesburg on Friday.

PhoenixMiles Brings Additional Benefits to Swire Hotels

Starting from 1 September 2017, PhoenixMiles members will be able to earn 800 miles for every hotel stay at The Upper House and EAST, Hong Kong and The Opposite House, Beijing. The strategic partnership will provide PhoenixMiles members with more high-end services and lucrative mileage accumulation opportunities.

Significant Upgrades Made to CZ Sky Pearl Club

China Southern Airlines, the largest and most technically advanced aircraft fleet in The People’s Republic of China has made significant changes to its frequent flyer program – The Sky Pearl Club – and has dropped the mileage threshold as low as 10,000 for a free ticket.

Czech Airlines Expands Rewards

Czech Airlines, in cooperation with its subsidiary HOLIDAYS Czech Airlines, newly offers the members of its OK Plus Frequent Flyer Program the possibility of using their miles for stays at the seaside and in prestigious spas and golf resorts. 

Double Miles to offer Frequent Flyers as Qatar Airways Joins

A special double miles offer is being made to cardholders of all oneworld member airlines’ frequent flyer programs – including those of Qatar Airways’ Privilege Club – to mark the addition of Qatar Airways to the alliance at midnight tonight.

Aegean and Starwood Joins Forces

Leading Greek airline Aegean and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced an exciting new partnership, bringing a selection of exclusive benefits to their award-winning loyalty programs – Miles+Bonus and Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG).

Malaysia Airlines Business Class Upgrade Changes for 2017

Nobody likes flying in economy, but just because you’re booked down the back doesn’t mean you have to stay there. Travelers on Malaysia Airlines can use their Enrich miles to swap an economy seat for a business class flatbed or can use money instead: either by submitting an ‘upgrade bid’ or by asking for a paid upgrade at the airport.

Changes to the Airpoints Program for 2017

Air New Zealand Airpoints™ partners with iconic Kiwi brands Mercury, Z Energy and Foodstuffs New Zealand. Air New Zealand’s Airpoints™ programme continues its strong growth, signing three significant new partners which each enjoy solid market share in their respective categories.

EVA Air Joins Star Alliance Network

EVA Air joined the Star Alliance network on June 18, 2013, further strengthening the group’s presence in the Asia/Pacific region. Since it was established more than 16 years ago, Star Alliance has progressively built its Asia/Pacific presence and, today, has eight member-carriers based in the region.

Aeroflot Bonus Adds Platinum Level

Aeroflot has unveiled a new top tier and corporate identity for its Aeroflot Bonus loyalty program.  Platinum level has been designed to reward the most valuable members of Aeroflot Bonus and to offer them options in keeping with first class service.