Read any story published on a national news outlet about frequent flyers and you will invariably see commenters expressing their disgust at “entitled” frequent flyers who feel like they deserve “free” upgrades. What the non-frequent flyers don’t understand is that most frequent flyers don’t particularly care for the entitled types either.
If you could book an economy-class flight with the near guarantee that you would enjoy a full row to yourself at a steeply discounted price, would you do it? What if the airline offering this deal was Malaysia Airlines?
What is being read by a boarding pass scanner if not information confirming that the boarding pass being scanned matches the flight information?
This Week’s Featured Posters and Communities:
- Ben Hughes
- Jim A
Australian Frequent Flyer
- Chris Roberts
- Captain Halliday