Emily McNutt, The Points Guy

Emily McNutt

The Points Guy

New York, NY, United States

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Recent articles by Emily:

Virgin Atlantic secures $1.5 billion deal, but return of transatlantic travel is ‘imperative to recovery’

Virgin Atlantic gets rescue deal, plans to cut an additional 1,150 jobs. → Read More

Virgin Atlantic adds ability to earn Tier Points on award flights, extends elite status by additional 6 months

The Flying Club is making a permanent change in favour of passengers. → Read More

Earn 2,500 bonus Aeroplan miles after signing up for a new account

If you don't yet have an Aeroplan account, you can get 2,500 bonus miles for registering and earning your first mile by September 30, 2020. → Read More

How Aeroplan's family sharing prevents 'gaming' while letting you rack up rewards faster

How a family can earn and redeem rewards faster with Aeroplan's Family Sharing account. → Read More

BA owner reports $5 billion first-half loss amid slower-than-expected return to service, cancels BA1

On Friday, IAG, the owner of British Airways, Aer Lingus and Iberia, among others, announced that it was seeing a slower return to service than predicted in May. → Read More

Asiana's plan to keep A380 pilots certified: Fly 30 flights to nowhere

In an effort to keep pilots certified, Asiana's A380s took to the skies more than 30 times for flights from Seoul Incheon to Seoul Incheon with no passengers. → Read More

Norwegian cancels orders for 97 Boeing aircraft

The airline has cancelled its order for 92 737 MAX aircraft and five Dreamliners. → Read More

Boris Johnson’s plane takes first flight in new Union Jack-themed paint job

The new livery takes the place of the previous grey paint job. → Read More

Au revoir: Air France operates its final A380 flight Friday

A special flight will mark the airline's farewell to the biggest passenger plane ever made. → Read More

Virgin Atlantic will resume at least 19 long-haul routes by October

The airline is making a big return to service this summer and into autumn. → Read More

Boris Johnson repaints the UK premier's plane, for $1.1 million

The Royal Air Force's VIP jet used to be a dull grey, but not anymore. → Read More

Soccer and airplanes: Our favorite English Premier League aircraft liveries

Soccer and colorful airplanes? It's totally a thing. Now that the most-watched soccer league in the world is playing again, let's have a look! → Read More

Qantas to retire final 2 Boeing 747s this month

The first of which was retired on 16 June, while the last will head to retirement this month. → Read More

BA, Ryanair and EasyJet push forward with lawsuit over quarantine restrictions

The airlines are threatening the government with legal action. → Read More

Emirates boss says first A380 with premium economy is ready and 'waiting to go'

The first A380 with Emirates' new premium economy product is ready to be delivered. → Read More

British Airways plans to fly 29 long-haul routes in July, including 13 to North America

The airline will fly these long-haul and short-haul routes in July. → Read More

Virgin Atlantic Flying Club has been down for 4 days. Should you be worried about your miles?

Should you be worried about an impending devaluation? → Read More

British Airways set to take delivery of first Boeing 787-10 this week

The airline will reportedly take delivery of its first 787-10 this week. → Read More

EU promises a summer tourist season

The EU announced on Wednesday that it would attempt to open up the continent for tourism this summer. → Read More

Spain will require all arriving travellers to quarantine for 14 days

Travellers arriving in Spain will have to self-quarantine for 14 days. → Read More