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  1. Taylor Swift, Sears Canada, & Rogers' hockey fight: Business Week WrapRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... for everything from an on-board drink to an extra bag. But one Toronto man got more than he expected when Singapore Airlines billed him $1,200 for downloading data while on a London to Singapore flight recently . Jeremy Gutsche said he signed up to ...

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  2. $1200 for in-flight WiFiRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... e-mail he sent to his work team warning them that the upload was taking some time cost him another $10. Singapore Airlines contacted OnAir on behalf of Gutsche, however OnAir told him he would have to pay the full amount. that its service terms are ...

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  3. Airline Passenger Stuck With $1,171 Wi-Fi BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Boston.com

    Before you pay for Wi-Fi in the sky, the tale of Jeremy Gutsche should remind you to read the fine print. Gutsche is a Canadian who willingly paid for Wi-Fi on a recent Singapore Airlines flight from London to Singapore.

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  4. Hanoi travel tips: Where to go and what to see in 48 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... 11 hours later. Other airlines offer indirect connections with more frequent departures. I travelled with Singapore Airlines (020 8961 6993; singaporeair.com ), which offers flights from Heathrow and Manchester from A 575 via Singapore; and the ...

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  5. Frequent Fliers Hunt LoopholesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... t 12,000 miles a trip. He may take the same trips as before, but he's considering paying United's partner Singapore Airlines to get more miles.

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  6. Singapore Airlines bills passenger $1,200 for in-flight WiFiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Canada Online Explorer

    Jeremy Gutsche, the CEO of the website trendhunter.com, was on a Singapore Airlines flight from London to Singapore when he decided to do some work in between naps.

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  7. Frequent Fliers Try to Score Miles Amid New RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Wall Street Journal

    ... t 12,000 miles a trip. He may take the same trips as before, but he's considering paying United's partner Singapore Airlines to get more miles.

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  8. Frequent Fliers Hunt for Loopholes in New Mile Award ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Wall Street Journal

    ... t 12,000 miles a trip. He may take the same trips as before, but he's considering paying United's partner Singapore Airlines to get more miles.

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  9. SINGAPORE: Oil prices dive, but airfares cruise at a steady altitudeRead the original story

    Wednesday | Asia News Network

    Travellers hoping airfares will fall on the back of lower oil prices will have to keep waiting. The cost of jet fuel has slid by about 20 per cent in the last few months but many carriers, including Singapore Airlines , have not cut their fuel surcharges.

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  10. Takers few for city airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Telegraph

    ... with a small aircraft. Qatar Airways is yet to bring a bigger aircraft while SilkAir (a subsidiary of Singapore Airlines) operates four days a week with a small aircraft. Sharma said Japan Airlines and Turkish Airlines had expressed interest in ...

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  11. Jet fuel prices down but air travellers are not seeing a fall in air ticket prices. Here's why:Read the original story

    Wednesday | The Straits Times

    ... airline to airline and depends on internal risk assessment and projections of where the market could go. Singapore Airlines for example, has hedged about 65 per cent of its needs until the end of March. 2. When fuel prices increase, airlines benefit ...

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  12. Plane passenger's $1300 Wi-Fi billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Age

    A passenger on a Singapore Airlines flight was surprised to find that the charges for using the in-flight Wi-Fi were just a tad higher than expected. Jeremy Gutsche signed up for a 30MB internet plan for US$28.99 during a flight on November 12. The plan's terms included additional charges for data used beyond 30MB, and in this case the bill totalled US$1171 when Gutsche landed - a whopping US$1142 for extra data.

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  13. Man shocked by $1,171 bill for airplane WiFiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | USA Today

    Singapore Airlines passenger Jeremy Gutsche says he's recovering from "sticker shock" after being charged more than $1,171 for using WiFi on a recent flight. Man shocked by $1,171 bill for airplane WiFi Singapore Airlines passenger Jeremy Gutsche says he's recovering from "sticker shock" after being charged more than $1,171 for using WiFi on a recent flight.

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  14. Guy Racks Up $1.2K In-Flight WiFi BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | KLOU-FM Saint Louis

    When Jeremy Gutsche signed up for a WiFi plan on a Singapore Airlines flight last week, he knew he was getting 30 megabytes for $28.99 and would be responsible for any additional data he used. What he apparently did not know was that by "checking email and uploading a PowerPoint document," as the Wall Street Journal puts it, he would end up viewing 155 pages ... and getting charged $1,171. 3 comments

  15. Newsstand: November 19, 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Torontoist

    ... is a Toronto tech executive who recently was hit with a nearly $1,200 bill for internet usage while on a Singapore Airlines flight from London to Singapore. Gutsche detailed on his blog and Twitter how he was charged US$1,171.46 for going over the ...

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  16. PNoy sees big investments from SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | ABS-CBN News

    ... the President said an oil company expressed plans to put up an oil rig in the country. He also mentioned Singapore Airlines, which will establish its third hangar in the Philippines that will cost around $21 million. He hopes that his "tuwid na ...

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  17. Qantas losing out in China as market share declinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... by rivals like China Southern, Air China, Sichuan Airlines and indirect operators like Cathay Pacific and Singapore Airlines seeking to remain competitive if the alliance is approved. However, JPMorgan has said the deal was likely to be negative for ...

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  18. Virgin forecasts clearer skies aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Age

    ... holiday period. The chief executives of Virgin's three airline shareholders - Air New Zealand, Etihad and Singapore Airlines - also stood for election to the board on Wednesday. While Air New Zealand boss Christopher Luxon turned up at the AGM, ...

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  19. Markets Live: Small miner wipeoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... coast using up to three huge floating LNG vessels. Photo: Bloomberg Photo: Bloomberg Virgin Australia and Singapore Airlines will strengthen the ties between their respective frequent-flyer programs, Velocity and KrisFlyer, by allowing members to ...

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  20. Virgin Australia, Singapore make dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Flyer reward: Velocity chief executive Neil Thompson is targeting 7 million loyalty program members by 2017. Photo: Michel O'Sullivan Virgin Australia and Singapore Airlines will strengthen the ties between their respective frequent-flyer programs, Velocity and KrisFlyer, by allowing members to convert miles or points between the two loyalty schemes.

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