Fuel stops aren’t unheard of. But, I’ve never had one. I thought the timing on this was interesting, given all the things that slowed them down.
JetBlue is offering bonus points and more on their new route between New York’s Laguardia Airport and Boston Logan. That makes for an interesting little bonus on a route with lots of options.
Talk about a solid bonus for those regional commuters in the Northeast. US Airways has announced a 5,000 point bonus for every 3 shuttle flights flown between now and the end of May. The 3 shuttle airports are BOS (Boston Logan), LGA (New York-Laguardia) and DCA (Washington, DC-Reagan). This bonus can be earned up to a maximum of 10 times or 50,000 bonus points. The kicker here is the bonus is for every 3 segments, not round-trip flights. I checked the lowest prices for shuttle flights in the time period […]
There are reports this morning of a fire in the belly of an empty 787 at Boston Logan Airport this morning. That’s not great news for the greatest new plane of our generation. There have been plenty of setbacks, as well as some rumors that said, specifically, the FAA is one “major fire” away from grounding the 787. I have no idea if that’s true, completely unsubstantiated at this point. It’s also unclear if today’s incident would be categorized as a “major incident”. I was lucky enough to be on […]