News and notes from around the interweb:
- America’s Secret Airline Flies Non-Stop To Area 51 (HT: @EricMueller)
- 500 free and easy Spirit Airlines miles
- Virgin Australia is offering double points for economy and triple points for premium economy and business if you book by August 16 for travel between October 1 and February 29. Registration required. (HT: Frequent Flyer Bonuses)
- The most important thing to know about a city if you want a great meal
- Emirates will launch the world’s longest non-stop route: Dubai – Panama City starting February 1. It’s 11 miles longer than the current longest flight Sydney – Dallas (Qantas).
EK251 DXB0805 – 1640PTY 77L D
EK252 PTY2230 – 2315+1DXB 77L D
- Alaska Airlines is putting 275 passengers per day onto Emirates flights.
- Air New Zealand’s new Men in Black safety video.