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American Express Membership Rewards- 30% Transfer Bonus to British Airways

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Until December 31, 2010, get a 30% bonus when you transfer American Express Membership Rewards points to British Airways.  No registration is needed (the ratio shows 1,300 BA = 1,000 Amex).

While British Airways has a somewhat inflated award chart, there are some gems. I just booked a client on JFK-MIA-EZE roundtrip in business class for 80,000 BA miles (vs. 100k AA). With this promo, you’d only need 62,000 miles for that award- not a bad deal! British Airways also has upgrade, one-way and cash and miles awards.

And as I wrote about here, the new British Airways first class cabin is absolutely fantastic.

– You must be enrolled in the British Airways Executive Club in order to participate in this offer; visit to enroll.
– Minimum transfer of 1,000 Membership Rewards points into BA Miles.
– Redeem for this exclusive onetime offer by December 31, 2010, to receive 30% bonus BA Miles. – Bonus BA Miles will be awarded with the original transfer. Enrollment in a participating Frequent Flyer program is required.
– Allow up to 24 hours for transfer and bonus BA Miles to be awarded.

For further details, please login at or call 1-800-AXP-EARN (297-3276).

Bonus ID is R796:0001.