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News and notes from around the interweb:
- The Delta SkyMiles® Reserve American Express Card has a Limited Time Offer: Earn 100,000 bonus miles after you spend $5,000 in purchases on your new Card in your first 3 months. (Offer ends 8/3/2022.)
When you apply for a Delta SkyMiles Reserve Card, you can choose your Card’s design: limited edition Boeing 747 metal*, classic metal or 70% reclaimed plastic. Here’s a video showing how the Boeing 747 design is made with 25% metal from a retired Boeing 747 aircraft.
- Spirit Airlines now offers wifi on all Airbus A320 and A321 aircraft, eliminating the one real reason not to fly them (at least, outside of their A319s, and as long as the Big Front Seat is reasonably priced).
- In 2018 a ground worker stole and crashed an Alaska Airlines regional plane. New video shows the aircraft being stolen. (HT: Paul H)
- Alicia Witt’s luggage lost while filming I only know her from the ‘D-Girl’ episode of The Sopranos‘ second season (HT: Paul H)
- London hotel that used to be a top secret MI6 base
- Vrbo faces another lawsuit involving Texas ranch property where hidden camera was found
- You never know who you’ll meet on a plane
On 7/12/13, I was on a Southwest flight & met my forever best friend, & now FIANCE! We are getting married 6/24/23 and couldn’t be more excited! Thank you @SouthwestAir for the always positive experience on your airline! We owe you! #loveisintheair #SouthwestHeart #southwestlove pic.twitter.com/GdD8y1J5A2
— Jeffrey John Masino (@jjmasino87) July 12, 2022
For rates and fees of the Delta SkyMiles® Reserve American Express Card, click here.