American Airlines is currently running 2 contests that could earn your some serious miles… if you win, of course:
1. American Airlines Buy Miles Sweepstakes – 1x prize of 500,000 AAdvantage milesPrize: 1x prize of 500,000 AAdvantage miles. Appx value = $9,950 How to Enter (there are 2 ways to enter): Enter 2x for free just by completing this form: https://promo.aa.com/promos/?s=519255&src=%5bsource_id Enter 2x by purchasing AAdvantage miles from Points.com (this is generally a bad deal and I do not recommend you do): http://www.buyaamiles.points.com More info: Promotion ends June 13, 2014 “There is a limit of a total of two (2) entries per [...]
Starting on March 31, 2014, US Airways officially joined the Oneworld Alliance as part of its merger with American Airlines. The biggest news and best part about this change is that you can now use British Airways Avios to book award flights on US Airways.
British Airways/Iberia Avios miles are
Distance based awards differ from normal awards in that the number of miles required varies upon the distance travelled. Often times, with British Airways Avios for example, it is based on distance by each segment. Traditional awards have specific values for each region, for example a Delta award from ANYWHERE in the US to ANYWHERE in Europe is 60k in economy.: on the surface, [...]