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So that when they're on a plane twice a week in the following year they can be on a plane in first class, drinking free alcohol and having enough personal space

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Why anyone who is on a plane twice a week would spend more time on a plane is beyond me

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D1: why are you a consultant

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Did a mileage run for United 1K last year. Ended up being ~$0.04/mi. Spent $112

Just do alt travel and get the firm to pay?

$1200 during a status challenge for Exec Plat, $0.017 per mile net.

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