Air Canada announced plans to end its long standing direct relationship with Aimia’s Aeroplan loyalty program and launches its own unnamed unit in 2020. While it is business as usual for all stakeholders, the future launch will have big impact for travellers, the airline, loyalty program competition and banks.
Aeroplan announced some new changes to its award redemption chart that will be effective starting on December 15, 2015.
Porter Airlines Porter Airlines announced on August 18, 2015 that it will introduce a new version of its VIPorter frequent flyer program during the week of September 14, 2015.
Virgin America In part 1 of the series, we introduced Virgin America and focused on its history, current operations and fiscal year 2013 results. Part 2 will put the emphasis on the pre-flight experience.
Virgin America Headquartered in San Francisco SFO), Virgin America (VX) is the brainchild of Sir Richard Branson who wanted to create a stylish airline providing point to point long-haul service to major North American cities. It is classified as a low cost carrier with a more full service feel.
Delta Air Lines vs Alaska Airlines Alaska Airlines (IATA Airline Code – AS) started sending emails to its Mileage Plan members on the upcoming changes to the program for Delta Air Lines (DL). The changes have been published online.