DLD 216: A bet against JFK Posted by Seth Miller on 27 October 2018 in podcast | 754 Views Can American Airlines‘ new $1.6 Billion investment at LAX bring the carrier more business? Or is this just trying to keep up with others as that airport stretches the limits of what can be handled in a limited footprint? https://s3.amazonaws.com/PointsHoarder.com_Podcasts/Episodes/DLD216.mp3 Like what you hear? Support the Show and get early access to episodes. Also in this episode: SkyTeam Ties up with Hertz in an interesting extension of the alliance loyalty model This guy did something stupid and it involved an airplane so it is getting far more news coverage than it should British Airways jacked up fuel surcharges again, affecting some long-haul award bookings again. It is also adding a couple weekly flights to Charleston, South Carolina. United is swapping around some booking classes, including how upgrades are processed, in advance of selling premium economy in the near future. Never miss another post: Sign up for email alerts and get only the content you want direct to your inbox.