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Benefits of the Starwood and Marriott Merger

Starwood and Marriott Merger Benefits for Star Alliance Members

  You may be wondering what the Starwood and Marriott merger has to do with Star Alliance, but if you’re a savvy TSAF reader you’ll know that Starwood SPG points convert 1:1 to a lot of airlines, including many Star…
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Flight Review: Swiss Air Heathrow to Geneva

Swiss Airbus A321 Flight Review London Heathrow to Geneva

Swiss Air is without a doubt my favourite Star Alliance airline alongside Singapore Air. They just do everything right. The staff are all so lovely and friendly, the legroom is fantastic, and the snacks are tasty too! Unfortunately I didn’t earn…
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Anger Over Air China’s In-Flight Magazine

Air China's In-flight magazine includes a racist comment about travelling to London

Oh dear. Not the best publicity for Air China and Star Alliance unfortunately. It was discovered today that Air China’s in-flight magazine includes a paragraph warning their passengers that when travelling to London they should take care and extra precautions when…
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Earn 55,555 Krisflyer Points With NAB and Velocity

NAB Velocity Credit Card Offer

  This is one for any Aussies out there! Until 2nd October 2016 you can earn a whopping 75,000 velocity points (which convert to (if my calculations are correct) 55,555 Krisflyer points under the 1.35:1 transfer ratio between Singapore Airlines…
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The Recent Failures of United

United airlines

The recent failures of United Airlines are pretty laughable. They’re my least favourite Star Alliance airline out of the ones I’ve flown, but I always go back to them purely because the reward and tier miles you get credited to…
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The Beginning of The Star Alliance Flyer

The Star Alliance Flyer Banner

Hello everyone! I’ve started this site, The Star Alliance Flyer, as I’ve always struggled to find a one-stop shop that provides news and tips solely on Star Alliance Members and Partners. Personally I am a member with Singapore Airline’s Krisflyer,…
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