Frequent Flyer Program News July 2005.

 
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Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members can now earn 5,000 bonus miles when receiving an auto loan with Capital One Auto Finance. Offer applies to new loans or refinances, on new or used vehicles. Details are at http://www.capitaloneautofinance.com/alaska. Jul 14, 2005

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan

Alaska Airlines is offering Mileage Plan members Coach Saver award travel on selected routes between June 15 and September 1 for 7,000 fewer miles - 13,000 instead of the 20,000 normally required. (Travel between July 1 and July 5 is blacked out.) Discount applies to award travel on the following routes: Seattle and Calgary, Montana or Sun Valley; Portland and Montana. Visit http://www.alaskaair.com/shopping/OnlineAwards/AwardPromo.asp?promo=ASYNCS for more information. Jul 14, 2005

American AAdvantage

AAdvantage members will earn double miles on package stays at participating Fairmont Hotels & Resorts from June 1 to September 5. For a listing of hotels, see http://www.fairmont.com/aadvantage/. Jul 14, 2005

American AAdvantage

AAdvantage members who charge a Radisson "Stay Together" package to their Citi AAdvantage MasterCard will earn 2,500 bonus miles through September 6. To receive the bonus, travelers must request promotion code STAYTOAA when making reservations, cite their AAdvantage number at check-in, and charge the stay to a Citi AAdvantage MasterCard. Promotion details are at http://www.radisson.com/2500e. Jul 14, 2005

American AAdvantage

American's AAdvantage and Delta's SkyMiles programs members can earn up to 15,000 bonus miles when obtaining student loans from Loan to Learn. (Since Loan to Learn is a private, for-profit enterprise, it should go without saying that scholarships and government-subsidized loans should be taken advantage of first, before resorting to higher cost lines of credit from the private sector.) Members of the two programs earn 15,000 miles for loans of $25,000 or more, and 10,000 miles for loans between $15,000 and $25,000. Loan to Learn is online at http://www.loantolearn.com. Jul 14, 2005

Continental OnePass

To accommodate OnePass upgrades, Continental plans to double the number of first class seats offered on its Boeing 757-300 aircraft."We are seeing a significant increase in demand for our first class product, a result of our competitive fares as well as our complimentary upgrade program for OnePass Elite members," Larry Kellner, Continental's chairman and chief executive officer...

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