Matthew Klint

Matthew Klint

Live and Let's Fly

Matthew is an avid traveler who calls Los Angeles and Frankfurt home. Last year he traveled more than 200,000 miles by air and has visited more than 100 countries over the last decade. Working both in the aviation industry and as a travel consultant, Matthew has been featured in the New York TimesChicago TribuneWall Street JournalUSA Today, BBC, Fox News, CNN, ABC, CBS, NBC, Al Jazeera, Toronto Star, and on NPR.

Studying international releations, American government, and later obtaining his law degree, Matthew has a plethora of knolwedge outside the travel industry that leads to a unique writing perspective. He has served in the United States Air Force, on Capitol Hill, and in the White House.

His Live and Let’s Fly blog shares the latest news in the airline industry, commentary on frequent flyer programs and promotions, and detailed reports of his worldwide travel. Matthew can be reached at [email protected].

Is United Airlines MileagePlus Worth Your Time?

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United, like American and Delta, claim to be New York’s airline. But is that true? Beyond route maps, we’ll explore the intricacies and secrets of the MileagePlus program and probe whether loyalty to United makes sense for you.

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Airline Miles Workshop: What’s New & What’s Great

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Two leading award consulting gurus offer their insights on the latest news and trends in the world of airline points. They’ll also help strategize key programs for your situation, advise how to value your miles, and discuss other helpful nuances of earning and burning points.

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Airline Miles Workshop: Live Booking

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Have an award ticket that you need to book? Come prepared and we’ll call the airline…in front of everyone. Be prepared for frustration, humor, and hopefully ultimate redemption!

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