Aviation

Turkish Airlines Will Fly to Vancouver

Turkish Airlines Will Fly to Vancouver

Turkish Airlines will start flying between Istanbul and Vancouver in mid-2020, which opens up a new opportunity for those in Western Canada to redeem Aeroplan miles to Europe.


What Are Minimum Connection Times?

What Are Minimum Connection Times?

We go over the concept of minimum connection times, which you’ll need to respect when you’re trying to piece together complex award itineraries with multiple connecting flights.


Cathay Pacific Will End Vancouver–New York Flights

Cathay Pacific Will End Vancouver–New York Flights

Cathay Pacific will be ending its popular Vancouver–New York JFK fifth-freedom route next spring, spelling the end of direct First Class flights to Canada.


Brussels Airlines Adds Montreal Route, Drops Toronto

Brussels Airlines Adds Montreal Route, Drops Toronto

Brussels Airlines, one of the most convenient ways to redeem Aeroplan miles to Europe without fuel surcharges, will soon be flying to Montreal instead of Toronto.


Co-Terminal Airports on Award Tickets

Co-Terminal Airports on Award Tickets

Everything you need to know about leveraging co-terminals – multiple airports serving the same city – to open up the possibilities when redeeming miles for flights.


EVA Air Strike: What to Do on Aeroplan Bookings

EVA Air Strike: What to Do on Aeroplan Bookings

EVA Air’s flight attendants have gone on strike starting on June 20, resulting in over 100 flight cancellations. Here’s what to do if your Aeroplan booking on the Taiwanese carrier is affected.


7 New Business Class Products Coming to Canada

7 New Business Class Products Coming to Canada

Quite a few airlines are choosing to launch their new business class products on Canadian routes, and I’m excited to give them a try sometime in the near future.


10 Tricks to Save Money on Flights

10 Tricks to Save Money on Flights

From creative routings to airline-specific deals and promotions, here are some of my favourite ways to reduce my costs when I’m paying for flights outright instead of redeeming miles.


What Are Fifth Freedom Flights?

What Are Fifth Freedom Flights?

Fifth freedom flights are operated between two countries by an airline from a third country. They can be a great use of your miles, providing more flexibility in your travels, and are generally pretty cool to fly.


Cathay Pacific Will Honour Cheap First Class Fares!

Cathay Pacific Will Honour Cheap First Class Fares!

Cathay Pacific offered up First Class transpacific flights at crazy-low prices over New Year’s Eve. Here’s a recap of how it all played out.