How To Redeem Alaska Miles For Emirates First Class After March

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    Yesterday I wrote a post entitled "Are Emirates First Class Redemptions Using Alaska Miles Going Away?" As I explained in the post, Alaska Mileage Plan members don't seem to have access to any first class award availability on Emirates for travel on/after March 28, 2015. An Alaska spokesperson confirmed to me that there was no blocking that they knew of. Personally, I'm fairly convinced this isn't a coincidence, and that something will be changing with the arrangement between Alaska and Emirates. For just about as long as Alaska and Emirates have had a reciprocal agreement, there has been a discrepancy in availability. Basically in many cases Alaska Mileage Plan members have access to one fewer first class award seat than Emirates makes available to their own Skywards members. The post How To Redeem Alaska Miles For Emirates First Class After March appeared first on One Mile at a Time.

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