Female Pilots Needed, US First Solar Powered Airport, Last Flight Leaves Sea-Tac North Sat

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What a week! Delta Amex cashback offers, Chicago Seminars registration open, luggage deals, and some controversial topics.

I’m plotting my Chicago Seminars flights; thinking about a mileage run or maybe treating myself by using the Amex Business Platinum Card‘s (learn more) 35% MR rebate and flying first class.

In case you missed a post this week or want to read one again, here’s the week that was at Rene’s Points:

Our Top 10 Most-Read Posts of the Past Month

One Month Left: Increased Welcome Bonuses on Two Hilton Credit Cards

Let’s Face It: Delta Loves Facial Recognition and Other Biometrics

Save Big Money on Luggage — Stack Cashback with This Amex Offer!

Man Packs Missile Launcher in Luggage, as You Do

BREAKING: Delta Pilot Arrested for Intoxication

Rookie Wednesday: WARNING – Your Delta Amex Reserve Card Annual Fee Does NOT Count Toward Your Yearly Spend Goals!

Frazzled by Travel? A Glass of Red Wine May Help Reduce Your Stress!

Dog Days for Delta After Refusing to Transport Epileptic Toddler’s Support Dog

Receive $5 Bonus When Sending a $50 Amazon Gift Card Via Text

Four Delta Amexes Offering 50% CASH BACK on Delta Purchases

Amex Platinum & Amex Gold Card Members: New Uber & Dining Credits For the Month

2019 Chicago Seminars Registration Now Open! Make Plans for October 18-20!

There’s Not Always Room for Cello on Delta

Other Delta News

Delta’s ditching Tokyo Narita, we found out the real reason Ed Bastian couldn’t make his meeting with the President. And an easily misread napkin is dealing blows to some Delta passengers’ self esteems.

Read more below!

This Oddly Worded Delta Napkin Is Confusing and Worrying Passengers

Delta Abandons Tokyo Narita Airport

Delta’s CEO Explains Why He Skipped A Meeting With President Trump

U.S. to give tentative approval for expanded Delta, Air France, Virgin JV -source

Legacy Airlines Are Proving They Can Catch Up

Elsewhere in the Travel World

Here are a few more stories that caught my eye and I thought may interest you. (Including, of course, some 737 MAX stories.)

Female airline pilot wearing uniform with epauletes, hat with golden wings sitting inside airliner with visible cockpit during flight.


Top US airlines want to hire women pilots. So where are the applicants?

Here’s The First American Airport Powered Entirely By Solar Energy

Pilot aims to inspire next generation of pilots

O’Hare flights hit 10-year high

Boeing 737 MAX Crisis Causes United To Cancel First Route

Ryanair Faces Disruptions Due to Potential U.K. Strike Action and 737 MAX Delays

Last flight departs from North Satellite at Sea-Tac Airport

If there’s a story I missed you think everyone may like, paste the story in the Comment section below (and please be sure to leave a link!)


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