@Delta 2019 Medallion Qualification Change

It seems there will be a change with the way the MQD (Medallion Qualifying Dollar) waiver will be factored in for the 2019 Medallion year. Instead of needing the $25,000 spend on your Delta-branded American Express card, you will now need $250,000. As most of my MQD are accrued by flight purchases thanks to work … Continue reading “@Delta 2019 Medallion Qualification Change”

Pleasant surprise from @Delta at #JFK!

As I got off my flight to JFK this week, I was surprised by Delta with something that I have never had the chance to experience… the Porsche! I was taken off the jetbridge and dropped off at the SkyClub at my next terminal – talk about service! 😀 Thank you, Delta, for the experience … Continue reading “Pleasant surprise from @Delta at #JFK!”

Excited About @Delta Choice Benefits for 2017 and 2018! #KeepClimbing

As René over at BoardingArea mentioned, there are some huge changes coming with the 2018 Medallion year (I haven’t qualified yet, but I am on track to maintain my Diamond!). Through the 2017 Medallion year, Delta has been the only one of the “Big Three” (American, United, and Delta) to offer club access to their … Continue reading “Excited About @Delta Choice Benefits for 2017 and 2018! #KeepClimbing”

New Seattle Routes on @Delta / #KeepClimbing

With the dissolution of Delta’s relationship with Alaska Airlines, Delta recently announced the introduction of seven new domestic routes to and from Seattle for the coming year. There are also plans to increase the frequency of a few other existing routes to expand their footprint on the West Coast. I am really looking forward to … Continue reading “New Seattle Routes on @Delta / #KeepClimbing”

Vacation Report, India: Airport Lounges

Vacation Report, India: The Arrival Vacation Report, India: Poetree Sarovar Portico Vacation Report, India: Periyar National Park Vacation Report, India: Grand Hyatt Mumbai Vacation Report, India: Airport Lounges Vacation Report, India: Departure Cochin International Airport Cochin International Airport (COK) is the fourth busiest international airport in India and the seventh busiest in India, overall. Despite … Continue reading “Vacation Report, India: Airport Lounges”

Vacation Report, India: Arrival

Vacation Report, India: The Arrival Vacation Report, India: Poetree Sarovar Portico Vacation Report, India: Periyar National Park Vacation Report, India: Grand Hyatt Mumbai Vacation Report, India: Airport Lounges Vacation Report, India: Departure The Route We took a rather round-about route because we wanted to land directly in Kochi as opposed to another city (like Delhi, … Continue reading “Vacation Report, India: Arrival”

Vacation Report, San Diego, CA: Arrival // #KeepClimbing @Delta!

Vacation Report, San Diego – Arrival, Centurion Lounge, and Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Vacation Report, San Diego – Balboa Park Vacation Report, San Diego – San Diego Zoo Vacation Report, San Diego – La Jolla Cove Vacation Report, San Diego – SeaWorld Vacation Report, San Diego – Departure Flight Plan To rack up some segments … Continue reading “Vacation Report, San Diego, CA: Arrival // #KeepClimbing @Delta!”