American AAdvantage Awarding Bonus EQPs On Beijing “Mistake” Fares

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    While Delta SkyMiles and United MileagePlus have switched to revenue based frequent flyer programs, American AAdvantage has stayed more "traditional" as of now, and continues to award miles based on how much you fly as opposed to how much you spend. That being said, in order to go after the (minority) of high yield customers who come out ahead under a revenue based system, AAdvantage has published a couple of promotions to incentivize them to fly American. These promotions are both valid for all of 2015: -- American is offering bonus redeemable miles for flying paid first & business class tickets -- American is offering up to 3.0 EQPs per mile flown for paid first & business class tickets (as opposed to the normal maximum of 1.5 EQMs per mile flown) What's interesting is that when American published the promotion for bonus elite qualifying points, they put the following at the bottom of the terms & conditions: The post American AAdvantage Awarding Bonus EQPs On Beijing “Mistake” Fares appeared first on One Mile at a Time.

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