Emirates Skywards has joined the
membership rewards program of American Express.
Card Members enrolled in Membership Rewards are now able to
transfer points into the Emirates Skywards program and redeem
To celebrate the partnership, American Express and
Emirates will offer a limited time transfer bonus. Eligible Card
Members in the U.S, U.K and France who transfer points to Emirates
Skywards between 8 and 21 November 2013 will receive a 25% bonus.
“Emirates is known
for service and innovation, two of our core values at American
Express,” said Josh Silverman, president Consumer Services at
American Express. “Bringing Emirates Skywards into the Membership
Rewards program opens up new pathways to the Middle East, Africa,
Asia and Europe for our global card members.”
The Emirates Skywards
program enables members to earn and spend miles for air travel and
upgrades on the Emirates network, with partner airlines, as well
as with select hotels, car rental and retail partners.
flights and upgrades, Skywards Miles can also be redeemed for
tickets to soccer games, including New York Cosmos or for the
Skywards Miles are valid for three years and can be
redeemed at any time to book award travel on Emirates flights
without blackout dates.
Emirates joins 16 other
leading airlines in the Membership Rewards program through
American Express, including Delta, Virgin Atlantic and British
Airways, allowing eligible card members to transfer Membership
Rewards points to redeem award flights and upgrades.
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