Hilton starts “test phase” with SLH partnership, adds three hotels – Frequent Miler

This is encouraging. I’m still disappointed at the loss of participation with Hyatt, but the rates look like this will be an excellent use of Hilton points.

NTSB Urges Boeing and Airbus to Develop New Cockpit Safety System to Stop Slew of Near Miss Accidents – Paddle Your Own Kanoo

Anything to make the skies safer is welcome. I’m glad that there have been no catastrophic accidents, even though the number of near misses has gone up.

Alaska’s Seasonal Flights Between Anchorage and New York Begin Today – The Bulkhead Seat

I’m actually surprised this hasn’t been a route they’ve served sooner. Alaska obviously has a *lot* of routes from Anchorage. It’s an amazing state worth visiting.

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