Earn Alaska Miles For Travel On Icelandair

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    Icelandair has one of the more interesting business models out there, as they offer flights to 16 cities in North America, and over 20 cities in Europe. The idea is that Iceland is a connecting point for travel between the US and Europe, and they intentionally schedule really short layovers so that you can minimize your overall travel time. Alternatively, you can even plan a free stopover in Iceland, which is brilliant, given that it's a place a lot of people want to see. The only issue is that Icelandair has historically lacked decent airline partners, so it has been tough to earn and redeem miles for travel on them. Icelandair partnered with Alaska Airlines until 2013, though that partnership was discontinued without an explanation. Well, it seems the two airlines have missed one another, because Alaska and Icelandair have just announced a codeshare and frequent flyer partnership agreement, which will launch in the coming weeks. The post Earn Alaska Miles For Travel On Icelandair appeared first on One Mile at a Time.

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