We have another sign that variable award tickets are coming soon to American Airlines. They’re moving to eliminate close-in booking fees for award tickets that regular members of the AAdvantage program pays. In this case, the elimination of the fee may fall into the category of “be careful what you wish for”.
You may have missed it when we released it, but a new Miles To Go episode is ready for you to download and listen! This podcast goes back a few weeks, but it still contains some great info. First, you can learn how to navigate the changes Hyatt made to their Points & Cash awards. Then, Gilbert and I sit down to talk about a new way to save a ton of money when you need to book a last-minute flight. Hope you enjoy the show! Where Can I Find The Podcast? […]
Last-minute award redemption are usually expensive. You won’t generally find saver inventory close to departure. Two recent experiences with United have me seeing something a bit different.