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Re: United award flights
« Reply #75 on: June 09, 2013, 07:22:37 PM »
Dan had luck with this by crying how disapointed he is.
Ask him for more details.

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Re: United award flights
« Reply #76 on: June 09, 2013, 07:30:32 PM »
Dan had luck with this by crying how disapointed he is.

The loss of phantom availability is a real loss for those who knew how to exploit it...
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Re: United award flights
« Reply #77 on: June 09, 2013, 07:37:01 PM »
The loss of phantom availability is a real loss for those who knew how to exploit it...
But YouKnowMe claims it still exists.
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Re: United award flights
« Reply #78 on: June 09, 2013, 07:56:03 PM »
But YouKnowMe claims it still exists.

Was cut down tremendously. Doesn't mean there aren't still gaps...

...which are exploitable.
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Re: United award flights
« Reply #79 on: June 10, 2013, 03:46:48 AM »
Was cut down tremendously. Doesn't mean there aren't still gaps...

What exactly is your point?

...which are exploitable.

You've made that comment twice already, what exactly are you adding that meshugenner didn't already do above?
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Re: United award flights
« Reply #80 on: June 10, 2013, 12:16:22 PM »
Dan had luck with this by crying how disapointed he is.
Ask him for more details.

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Re: United award flights
« Reply #81 on: June 10, 2013, 12:18:20 PM »
Save your time, I don't answer PM. Post it in the forum and a dedicated DDF'er will get back to you as soon as possible.

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Re: United award flights
« Reply #82 on: June 10, 2013, 12:18:51 PM »
It's not personal, some things are better left unsaid when on the world wide interwebs.
Save your time, I don't answer PM. Post it in the forum and a dedicated DDF'er will get back to you as soon as possible.

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Re: United award flights
« Reply #83 on: June 10, 2013, 12:22:45 PM »
It's not personal, some things are better left unsaid when on the world wide interwebs.

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Re: United award flights
« Reply #84 on: June 10, 2013, 12:27:24 PM »


Oh how this will come in handy...  :D
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Re: United award flights
« Reply #85 on: June 13, 2013, 02:37:25 AM »
Oh how this will come in handy...  :D
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Re: United award flights
« Reply #86 on: June 13, 2013, 02:48:35 PM »
If it's Turkish between JFK & IST, its better than United anyway.
Why is that ?

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Re: United award flights
« Reply #87 on: June 13, 2013, 03:46:05 PM »
Book what's available and check everyday to see if something opens up. You can change flights for free before its within 21 days.
FYI all, I just made changes from UA to AC back and forth a few times in the past week for travel in August from EWR to YVR switching airlines and cabins from business to economy etc.. no fees at all! (some done online others done on phone with United- no specific #)

***Great story- I am travelling with my wife and 4 yr old- 3 passengers- and I wanted to switch to a flight that only had 2 award seats. I did the 2BM and it only allowed my res. through for 2 seats and not my wife who was on a separate res. I had gotten both browsers to the last page where there's a button that says confirm change etc.. Yet when I hit it for my wife it said error (obivious as only 2 seats had been open). I called United right away, who kept me on phone for 20 minutes while they did a detailed review with the support desk as to whether the seat was "open" for my wife when I started the process online. They confirmed that it was and manually put her in the flight even though award saver was not available!!!***

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Re: United award flights
« Reply #88 on: June 14, 2013, 05:14:03 AM »
FYI all, I just made changes from UA to AC back and forth a few times in the past week for travel in August from EWR to YVR switching airlines and cabins from business to economy etc.. no fees at all! (some done online others done on phone with United- no specific #)

***Great story- I am travelling with my wife and 4 yr old- 3 passengers- and I wanted to switch to a flight that only had 2 award seats. I did the 2BM and it only allowed my res. through for 2 seats and not my wife who was on a separate res. I had gotten both browsers to the last page where there's a button that says confirm change etc.. Yet when I hit it for my wife it said error (obivious as only 2 seats had been open). I called United right away, who kept me on phone for 20 minutes while they did a detailed review with the support desk as to whether the seat was "open" for my wife when I started the process online. They confirmed that it was and manually put her in the flight even though award saver was not available!!!***

Great info . I tried this once and gave up when I got the error . Will call next time

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Re: United award flights
« Reply #89 on: June 14, 2013, 08:13:28 AM »
FYI all, I just made changes from UA to AC back and forth a few times in the past week for travel in August from EWR to YVR switching airlines and cabins from business to economy etc.. no fees at all! (some done online others done on phone with United- no specific #)

***Great story- I am travelling with my wife and 4 yr old- 3 passengers- and I wanted to switch to a flight that only had 2 award seats. I did the 2BM and it only allowed my res. through for 2 seats and not my wife who was on a separate res. I had gotten both browsers to the last page where there's a button that says confirm change etc.. Yet when I hit it for my wife it said error (obivious as only 2 seats had been open). I called United right away, who kept me on phone for 20 minutes while they did a detailed review with the support desk as to whether the seat was "open" for my wife when I started the process online. They confirmed that it was and manually put her in the flight even though award saver was not available!!!***

This must have been on United metal?