6 mind-blowing facts about Avios, and more news from this week

Dec 7, 2019

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Each Saturday, we round up the top miles, points and travel news that you might have missed on TPG UK this week. Here’s what you need to know:

6 mind-blowing facts you probably didn’t know about Avios

Each minute that passes, 220,000 Avios are collected by passengers around the world. Check out this story for more facts about Avios that will blow your mind.

Nectar points are being stolen from accounts — here’s what to do if you’re affected

If you have a stash of Nectar points, read this. We tell you what you should do if points have been stolen from your account.

What are the best and worst seats British Airways operate between London and New York?

If you’re flying with BA between New York and London, you’ll want to make sure you pick one of the better seats.

Still world-class: A review of Singapore Airlines Suites on the A380 from Frankfurt to New York

While airlines have introduced a slew of new first-class products, Singapore still offers a fantastic experience.

Amex Offer: Save 10% on public transport in London

Take the Tube? See how you can save 10% on your next rides.

United Airlines orders Airbus A321XLR to replace Boeing 757s to Europe

The airline will use the aircraft on some of its routes between the U.S. and Europe.

Why does President Trump fly through London’s low-cost airport?

President Trump was in London this week for NATO meetings. But why does he fly to London Stansted — a low-cost airport — over one of the city’s larger airports?

Really premium economy: A review of WestJet Premium from Toronto to London on the 787

Flying on a brand-new aircraft with a large entertainment screen, exclusive cabin and efficient service made for a great flight.

Can you upgrade partner flights with Avios?

If you’re flying one of BA’s partner airlines, you may be wondering if you can use your stash of Avios to upgrade your seat. Read this guide.

Friendly fifth freedom: A review of Air New Zealand’s 777-300ER in premium economy, LAX to London

Air New Zealand offers a good premium economy product on its fifth-freedom route between London and Los Angeles. Read about the full experience here.

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