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Author Topic: SkyTeam Award Search Tips  (Read 47561 times)

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Re: SkyTeam Award Search Tips
« Reply #60 on: May 23, 2014, 01:06:04 AM »
Best option for a OW in Europe VRN-VLC, on KLM it's 12.5k with $114, can I do anything better?
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Re: SkyTeam Award Search Tips
« Reply #61 on: May 23, 2014, 01:11:43 AM »
Best option for a OW in Europe VRN-VLS, on KLM it's 12.5k with $114, can I do anything better?

Do you mean VLC?
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Re: SkyTeam Award Search Tips
« Reply #62 on: May 23, 2014, 01:15:41 AM »
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Re: SkyTeam Award Search Tips
« Reply #63 on: May 23, 2014, 01:17:05 AM »
Yes, sorry.

You have some typos lately. Whats going on??
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Re: SkyTeam Award Search Tips
« Reply #64 on: May 23, 2014, 01:23:55 AM »
You have some typos lately. Whats going on??
And now is 1:24 am  ;)

Slept 4 hours last night. 5 hours the night before.
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Re: SkyTeam Award Search Tips
« Reply #65 on: May 25, 2014, 09:49:18 AM »
Can I book DL operated flights to LHR with VS for their low mileage rate, or do they have a different partner award chart?
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Re: SkyTeam Award Search Tips
« Reply #66 on: May 25, 2014, 11:06:55 AM »
Can I book DL operated flights to LHR with VS for their low mileage rate, or do they have a different partner award chart?
Different chart for partners, IIRC 60k RT with Delta.

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Re: SkyTeam Award Search Tips
« Reply #67 on: June 12, 2014, 01:01:59 AM »
Things I learned today:

You can book a DL award flight departing within 3 hours by calling AF.  You can also get them to waive the $20 telephone fee as it's not online.
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Re: SkyTeam Award Search Tips
« Reply #68 on: June 12, 2014, 01:56:34 AM »
Things I learned today:

You can book a DL award flight departing within 3 hours by calling AF.  You can also get them to waive the $20 telephone fee as it's not online.
That's really old news... And it was even discussed on DDF IIRC.  :)

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Re: SkyTeam Award Search Tips
« Reply #69 on: June 12, 2014, 02:07:35 AM »
And I found it :)

http://forums.dansdeals.com/index.php?topic=33301.msg797877#msg797877

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Re: SkyTeam Award Search Tips
« Reply #70 on: June 26, 2014, 09:24:31 AM »
I saw Saver award delta flight from JFK-to SAN but when I looked at flying blue website it was not there; will Flying blue book all delta saver award flights over the phone?

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Re: SkyTeam Award Search Tips
« Reply #71 on: June 26, 2014, 10:07:18 AM »
Dates?
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Re: SkyTeam Award Search Tips
« Reply #72 on: June 26, 2014, 01:16:53 PM »
Dates?
June 27-30 and July 4 and July 6 one way JFK-SAN

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Re: SkyTeam Award Search Tips
« Reply #73 on: June 26, 2014, 01:25:40 PM »
Weird, I can't get it to show up either.

I'm sure PUtPAC will work, unless someone else can figure it out.
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Re: SkyTeam Award Search Tips
« Reply #74 on: June 26, 2014, 01:32:18 PM »
Weird, I can't get it to show up either.

I'm sure PUtPAC will work, unless someone else can figure it out.

So If you call Flying blue do they generally agree to book flights that show up on Delta Saver awards because with BA avios bookimg flights found on AA.com  it is YMMV

anybody with personal expierence?