Credit Cards

Are you still wondering whether you should start DOSHing?

I write about Dosh once or twice a month. By now you should know about: 1) what it is, 2) its features, 3) how it works, 4) its support team, and 5) its offers. ButContinue reading

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Polaris

United Polaris Lounge access made simple

Recently there has been a bit of charter regarding who can access United Polaris Lounges. As of right now, there’s only 1 Polaris Lounge open, and because of delays it will remain so through theContinue reading

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Flight Experiences

08/2017 TPE-HKG (747-400) China Airlines Economy review

Back in May I flew what I thought would be my last United 747 flight. Turns out my last United 747 flight will be United’s last 747 flight as well. I’m super excited for thisContinue reading

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Partners

United MileagePlus’ big vacuum in domestic Australia

Back in May, Juneyao Airlines became Star Alliance’s first Connecting Partner, a new arrangement that allows airlines to link to Star Alliance without actually being a member. United benefits largely from this arrangement. Share via:

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Operations

United publishes a stunning and touching 747 Farewell Video

As if I wasn’t excited enough about being in United’s lat 747 flight ever, United has published a farewell video to commemorate it’s retirement. The video includes comments by retired and active pilots and flightContinue reading

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Polaris

United announces that Polaris will fly on a 777-200 this year

Happy Friday again everyone and what a day! This morning we saw United’s configuration plans for the Polaris cabin in its international 777-200 fleet. While this is great news for those flying in the PolarisContinue reading

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Operations

Configuration of United’s Boeing 737 Max 9 revealed

At the Paris Air Show, United announced an order of 100 Boeing 737 MAX 10’s. They also have 61 Boeing 737 MAX 9’s in order, a number that went down after United converted some MAXContinue reading

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Polaris

Seat map for United 777-200 Polaris business cabin revealed

Edward Russell from FlightGlobal has shared via Tweeter a new cabin seat map that has not yet been loaded to United’s website.  It’s the 777-200’s Polaris business cabin seat map. United began rolling out theContinue reading

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Mobile App

Finally: Yearly United Club one-time passes going digital

One of the perks of being a United MileagePlus Explorer or United MileagePlus Explorer Business cardholder is receiving two complimentary United Club one-time passes every year. That’s a value of $118. For years, United hasContinue reading

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Premier Status

My 2018 3rd quarter Premier Status’ status

Back in March I wrote an update of my 2018 status goal. I’ve never held United Premier 1k status, mainly because there’s no way I can reach the $12,000 PQD requirement.  I’m content with PlatinumContinue reading

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