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Virgin entry provokes Boston triple response

American moves to squish the newest Virgin America expansion, its Boston entry

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Delta sweetens the Cincy pot

Lower fares! More points! But will the flyers fly?

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Frequent flyers to airlines: not so fast, fellows

The power of protests: carriers back down on frequent-flyer cutbacks, or ‘Randy tells it to Andy’

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Frequent flyer minimum mile awards are less so

Minimum frequent-flyer awards fly away – except for elites.

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The value of that (free) airline seat

Delta’s frequent-flyer plan changes are major. So is the frequent-flyer outcry.

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Yak Yak, hear Left Field talk cuts

Left Field talks about airline cuts, and then American cuts airline routes.

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Bye-bye, booking bonus

Book online and earn….nothing

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Unbundling the burdens of baggage

United’s plan to charge its lowest-fare flyers extra for checked bags outrages some flyers, predictably.

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