US Airways

US Airways Adds San Diego-Washington D.C. National Route

US Airways Adds San Diego-Washington D.C. National Route

US Airways has added daily, nonstop service between San Diego International Airport and Washington Reagan National Airport.
The route, which launched on June 8, is being operated aboard an Airbus 319 that seats 124.
The eastbound flight will leave San Diego at 11:00 pm and arrive in Washington at 7:00 am. The return flight will leave Washington at 5:40 pm and arrive in San Diego at 8:03 pm.
On July 11, the schedule …

US Airways Upgrades Dividend Miles Benefits

US Airways Upgrades Dividend Miles Benefits

US Airways, a member of the Star Alliance, has upgraded the technology it uses to process upgrades.  Going forward, the new system will check for available upgrades for “preferred” members of its Dividend Miles frequent flyer program several times a day.
The same upgrade windows will continue to apply, i.e. if you are Silver it’s two days prior to departure, Gold three days, Platinum five days, and for Chairman’s it’s seven.
In …

Frequent Flyer Program Award Redemption Satisfaction Survey

Frequent Flyer Program Award Redemption Satisfaction Survey

Frequent Business Traveler and FlyerTalk.com want to know how satisfied you are with the frequent flyer programs that you are a member of.
Please rate your experiences with one or more of the following Frequent Flyer Programs based on your actual usage of the program within the past 12 months below on this page.  Your rating should be based on your own personal satisfaction with award redemption within the program and …

US Airways Adds European Routes, Upgrades Business Class Cabin

US Airways Adds European Routes, Upgrades Business Class Cabin

US Airways will add service to Europe this summer, with new seasonal flights to Barcelona, Athens, Glasgow, Venice, and Lisbon from the carrier’s hub at Philadelphia International Airport.
The carrier will also add seasonal flights from its hub at Charlotte Douglas International Airport to Dublin, Madrid, and Rome.
In addition, US Airways will add more flights to Frankfurt from both Philadelphia and Charlotte. These new routes join the carrier’s regular, year-round service …

US Airways Announces New Domestic Nonstop Flights

US Airways Announces New Domestic Nonstop Flights

US Airways has announced new daily, nonstop routes from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport and San Antonio International Airport to the carrier’s hub at Philadelphia International Airport. The new flights will begin on September 5.
That same day, US Airways will also add a sixth daily flight between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and Philadelphia International, as well as a fourth and fifth daily flight between New York’s JFK Airport and Charlotte, NC.
The carrier …

Last Chance to Vote for Your Favorite Airlines, Hotels, and Airports

Last Chance to Vote for Your Favorite Airlines, Hotels, and Airports

If you’ve been waiting to vote, wait no longer.  Vote today for your favorite airline, hotel, airport, or credit card loyalty program.  Balloting for the 2012 Frequent Business Traveler GlobeRunner Awards is almost over but you still have an opportunity to give praise where it’s due.  You will also have a chance to win a Tumi Alpha T-Pass Organizer Brief and historic airline memorabilia at the end of the balloting.
This …

What Are Your Favorite Hotels and Airlines?

What Are Your Favorite Hotels and Airlines?

There was that elegant hotel in Italy with the concierge who got those last-minute front-row tickets.  The fantastic service and the lie-flat beds on the flight to Tokyo that allowed you to arrive fresh for that important meeting.  The wonderful meal at that chic downtown hotel in New York City that helped you seal the deal.  A fantastic room-service breakfast to start the day off right.
Everyone has favorites, and the …