Category: Delta

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How Does Delta Set its SkyMiles Award Pricing?

We think points and miles bloggers who call Delta SkyMiles worthless are dead wrong. But there’s no denying that they’re confusing and require some extra work. The airline doesn’t publish an award chart, so there’s no barometer to look back to...

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Delta Will Allow All First Class Flyers to Pre-Select Meals

  Delta is following the lead of some of the world’s top airlines by allowing passengers in first-class – domestic and international – to choose their onboard meal in advance. The airline announced the expansion of its pre-selection process on...

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What’s the Difference between Delta SkyMiles and MQMs?

  If you often fly with Delta, it’s likely you have heard the terms SkyMiles and MQMs (Medallion Qualifying Miles). What is the difference? Airlines make things confusing to understand on purpose, and this is no exception. It boils down...

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Delta’s New Boarding Order: Much Ado About Nothing

  Delta spent more than a month letting customers know that they were changing up their boarding process, replacing the numbered approach with a color-coordinated system. This new setup launched on Wednesday, Jan. 23. And after taking a Delta flight...

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How Delta SkyMiles Work and How to Make Them Work for You

  Whether you’re a recent convert to points and miles or a seasoned pro, you’ve heard the knock on Delta SkyMiles: They’re “worthless,” “unpredictable” and “not worth the trouble.” Let the Thrifty Traveler team set the record straight: That’s all...