Frequent Flyer Program News June 2005.


More Dealer Miles in Texas, Oklahoma. Thirty-five Toyota dealers in Texas and Oklahoma now reward service customers with frequent flyer miles. At participating dealerships, customers can earn miles in their choice of programs (Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, America West Airlines, Continental Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Hawaiian Airlines, Northwest Airlines, United Airlines and US Airways) when having their cars serviced and, in some cases, for vehicle purchases. In all, the DealerMiles program is available at approximately 400 auto dealerships throughout the country. Check the DealerMiles Web site at for participating dealers. Jun 23, 2005

In effect, the so-called "Any Hotel, Anywhere" cards expand the program's award network to include 500,000 hotels, a quantum leap beyond the InterCon portfolio of 3,500 properties. Since there are no blackout dates limiting stays paid for with the card, the awards are also less restrictive. For specifics, see Jun 23, 2005

Double Miles for Omni Stays. Through June 30, qualifying stays at Omni hotels earn double miles in the programs of American, Delta, United and Amtrak. In addition to the bonus miles, Omni is offering a certificate for one free night when booking a future two-night weekend stay. For details, visit Jun 23, 2005

American AAdvantage

Earn Double AAdvantage Miles on Cathay Pacific. Between June 1 and August 31, AAdvantage members will earn double miles when flying in first or business class on Cathay Pacific between the United States and Hong Kong. Registration is required, using promo code CXDMT. Jun 23, 2005

American AAdvantage

Triple AAdvantage Miles at Loews Santa Monica. Through July 15, AAdvantage members will earn triple miles, 1,500 per stay, at Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel. For details, see Jun 23, 2005

Best Western Bonus

20 Percent Best Western Bonus with MasterCard. Members of Gold Crown Club International will earn a 20 percent bonus when charging eligible Best Western stays to a MasterCard between May 16 and September 5. The 20 percent bonus is in addition to elite bonuses and other bonuses at the property. Registration is required. Visit or call 1-800-237-8483 and mention offer code MC20P. Jun 23, 2005

British Airways Executive Club

Redeem Diners Club Points for More BA Miles. Between May 1 and August 31, Diners Club Rewards members will receive a 50 percent bonus when redeeming their points for miles in the British Airways Executive Club program. So with the bonus, for example, 17,500 Diners points will be worth 26,250 Executive Club miles, enough for a free domestic award. See Jun 23, 2005

Continental OnePass

Continental Bonus for New Flights to Belfast, Bristol. Continental OnePass members will earn 4,000 bonus miles per roundtrip for flying Continental's new service...

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