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Airline news: Get FREE flights with this little known trick

While you may be looking for the best travel deals over the weekend, it’s likely you are missing a trick for earning free flights, known as portal shopping. Portal shopping is a practice of buying everyday items like groceries through an airline’s online shop. These shopping sites – for instance, British Airway’s Avios eStore, will redirect you to retailers they ...

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Black Friday travel deals: Get 30 per cent off flights with THIS airline

Norwegian has today launched its Cyber Weekend sale, which offers holidaymakers savings up to 30 per cent. The discounts are valid across selected routes from the UK, with deals for flights booked on both Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Customers simply have to add a discount code at the checkout to receive the huge discounts. This is BLACKFRIDAY17 for bookings ...

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Is Airline Ticket Insurance A Total Ripoff?

Buying a plane ticket is fraught with headaches, so by the time most travelers see the option to add trip insurance at the end of the booking process, they aren’t willing to spend much brainpower mulling the decision. Some may instinctively click “no,” not wanting to be

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Airline to WEIGH passengers before boarding plane – but for this reason

Finnish airline Finnair has announced it is to weigh their passengers before they board. Despite what many may think, it isn’t anything to do with the customers themselves, regarding their seat of their experience with the airline. Instead, the airline is trying to calculate its total weight and safety, to check they are correct against their estimates. Anyone nervous about ...

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Ryanair news: SHOCK as airline reports RECORD profits despite €125 million pay-out

Ryanair announced today it is set to achieve record profits for 2017. Company boss Michael O’Leary is expected to boast of a £1.27 billion profit by the close of the financial year.  The surprise news comes after a catastrophic twelve months for the airline. In September a rostering mishap prompted Ryanair to axe 20,000 flights – leaving holidaymakers outraged. Pilot ...

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News: Thomas Cook to establish new Spanish airline

Thomas Cook will set up a new airline based in Palma de Majorca, Spain. The tour operator hopes the move will lower costs at a time of tough conditions in the European short-haul market. Flights are due to launch in early 2018 with at least three Airbus A320s, which were previously flying for the group’s Belgian airline. The Majorca aircraft, ...

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Ryanair BEGS pilots to join airline with 20 per cent pay rise and improved conditions

Ryanair has recently faced one of the biggest crisis in its history, cancelling 700.000 flights over recent months. Disgruntled passengers have blamed the airline for not managing the problem of overdue holidays for the captains. The low-cost airline has since begged its ex-pilots to return to the airline in a bid to increase their numbers. They are offering a 20 ...

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