United MileagePlus: waitlisting for domestic first class on award tickets

United MileagePlus has a little-published feature of their rewards program: waitlisting for a higher class of service. This only applies to flights operated by United and booked using United Mileage Plus miles. Partner flights cannot be waitlisted and you are stuck in the class that you book. I will use my own booking mentioned in … Continue reading United MileagePlus: waitlisting for domestic first class on award tickets

Frontier Airlines Booking Process: Fees, Extras, and Real Costs

I have not yet flown Frontier Airlines and have a chance to do so. Thanks to the COVID-19 Coronvirus airfares in the United Starts are very low. I had no particular trip in mind so I am flying Frontier from Miami to Atlanta solely to review them. I am paying for the flight myself! This … Continue reading Frontier Airlines Booking Process: Fees, Extras, and Real Costs

Spirit Airlines Flight Booking Process: Fees, Extras, and Real Costs

Spirit Airlines in the United States gets a lot of bad press. I admit I was apprehensive booking this flight myself! I have never flown with them and want too. I am doing this to share my experience with my readers and to give an honest review. I am paying for this flight myself! The … Continue reading Spirit Airlines Flight Booking Process: Fees, Extras, and Real Costs