I FLY FLAT - July 26 PointsTV - Qantas+American❤, Qantas+Cathay💔, Ola+Velocity💘 +More✈

 

The Points Whisperer TV - 26 July 2019

Ola and Velocity launch a points partnership, Qantas & American Airlines green light partnership, QBR members can earn 10 QFF per $1 on carbon offsetting + more.


A few things out this week:

Along with that, a nerdy analysis of the number of flights allowed between Aust capital cities and Hong Kong. As always, the fun stuff is in the details.

 

Links mentioned in this video:


- US Department of Transport approves the Qantas+American Airlines JV
sbs.com.au/news/us-approves-american-qantas-joint-venture

- Qantas launches two new USA routes, Brisbane to San Francisco (starting 9 Feb 2020) and Brisbane to Chicago (starting 20 April 2020).
karryon.com.au/industry-news/qantas-brisbane-to-chicago-san-fran-flights-go-on-sale-with-999-return-fares/

- Australia‘s International Air Services Commission denies the Qantas+Cathay codeshare application
blueswandaily.com/iasc-denies-permit-for-qantas-cathay-free-sale-codeshare-due-to-likely-public-detriment/

- A deeper nerdy peek into the details of the application shows the number of flights allowed between Aust captial cities and Hong Kong. 
iasc.gov.au/determinations_decisions/2019/2019iasc204.aspx

- Qantas Business Reward members can earn 10QFF per $1 on carbon offsetting (which is a good deal)
qantasbusinessrewards.com/offer/flycarbonneutral

- Ola and Velocity launch their rideshare frequent flyer points partnership, offering 1VFF per $1 on all rides anywhere, and 2VFF per $1 on rides to the airports. (another good deal)
7news.com.au/travel/travel-tips/rideshare-app-ola-giving-free-airport-trips-to-all-australians-c-364911

- Steve (me) coincidentally finds himself in the printed AFR BOSS magazine
instagram.com/p/B0KQkDdgFtP/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link

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Steve Hui
The Points Whisperer

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