- Alaska MileagePlan: The Last Good Loyalty Program? (Alaska Vs. American by the Numbers)
- Taking another look at Alaska Airline’s MileagePlan program
The beginning of the year is an excellent time to set new travel goals.
Especially when you’re looking at this:
I already broke down the numbers of qualifying for top-tier status on American and Alaska, and found that Alaska MVP Gold 75K status is easier to earn with less flying. And you end up with more miles than AAdvantage Executive Platinum status when you start from zero and hit the top tier – 36,250 miles to be exact.
And now it’s even more attractive in light of American’s upcoming devalued award chart.