New 50,000 Point Premium Card, and “a Hero Pilot’s Heart-Stopping Emergency Landing”

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Gary Leff is one of the foremost experts in the field of miles, points, and frequent business travel - a topic he has covered since 2002. Co-founder of frequent flyer community, emcee of the Freddie Awards, and named one of the "World's Top Travel Experts" by Conde' Nast Traveler (2010-Present) Gary has been a guest on most major news media, profiled in several top print publications, and published broadly on the topic of consumer loyalty. More About Gary »

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  1. On the Bank of America Card, will the points transfer to miles and what rate, or is it one of those that you book through them?

  2. On American’s 737 Max, it looks like American is serious about their race to the bottom as far the average consumer goes. Tightest seat pitch for a legacy airlines, correct if I am wrong, but doesn’t this thing also have the new slim line seats otherwise known as rice paper.

  3. So the “hero” is the dimwit who flew into the storm causing damage, and wouldn’t he/she have done the same landing had there been none, 127, or 480 tourists on the plane?

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