Tag Archives: American Airlines

A New Year, New Goals

Hello All, Well it’s certainly been a long time since my last post, mostly out of laziness, however with every new year comes new goals.  I think this year it will be pretty straightforward.  I would really like to: 1. … Continue reading

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Beginner’s Guide to Elite Status, Example: American Airlines

Hi All, I recently discovered a love for travel and have been able to enjoy many trips such as one to China, France/Switzerland, and an upcoming trip to Germany all with reasonable comfort and ease due to my elite status … Continue reading

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Alert: Costco discontinuing American Airlines Gift Card

Wow, so I had a scare today.  While reading flyertalk, I saw a post saying that costco would discontinue selling the American Airlines gift cards.  Naturally I called my local costco and they said they were in fact being deleted … Continue reading

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100 Free American Airlines Miles

Hi All, Quick post: Join the @AAdvantage #SummerMiles Challenge & earn 100 AAdvantage® miles & a chance to win up to 100k miles. Join now: http://on.fb.me/ND7HZF It’s a great way to get 100 free miles for those of you who … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with American Airlines Revenue Management

While airlines are still a major black box when it comes to pricing, this little segment shows some of the intricacies that young analysts have to think about when pricing those airline tickets!

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Introduction

My first trip report!  Everyone get excited!  Just kidding, anyway a little background on this trip.  Last year I reached the coveted Executive Platinum status on American Airlines through a variety of mileage runs.  Well in order to take advantage … Continue reading

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How I travel on the cheap

So many of you often wonder how you can travel on the cheap-side as a graduate student.  To be fair graduate students make more than the average american so we’re not exactly poor, contrary to what many students will tell … Continue reading

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