Stuck 5 hours on Aeromexico Flight (police are called), A Bird Flies Business Class on A380, Chicken Truck Fire at ATL & more travel news!

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A rather quiet week in Deltaland for me. Yes, we had the quarterly $DAL conference call that, thankfully, did not produce anything nasty of note from a frequent flyer’s perspective. But let’s look at what I did choose to blog about this week:

Just because things were calm with Delta, take a peek at this week’s travel news stories that caught my attention as “click worthy” headlines:

I hope you are not flying today with the snowstorm mess! If you are, and things go good or bad, why not share and comment on the blog below! – René



  1. I had a BE ticket for Saturday that was going to be wasted due to a conflict. Instead, I got a credit to use for a future DL flight due to the weather waiver. I called DL to book a future flight in regular economy and was told that a BE ticket can only be used as a BE ticket on the future flight. I protested to a supervisor that it is now DL currency for any future DL flight in any class of service and I won.

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