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Worldwide service center telephone numbers according to eastern time, Credit DDMS

Location                            Phone#                   Opening Time                           
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Note that all sAAver flights available on AA.com are able to be booked on BA.  When there are many flights on one day, they may not all be listed on BA.com.  So you will have to call to book it.  Get the phone fee waved because it wasn't able to be booked on line.


NOTE: Household accounts will not allow transfers from Iberia to BA. Make sure you don't have a household account, and if you do, split it up.

NOTE: When booking, erase your Avios number when entering your passenger information. This will make it much simpler to add your AA Advantage number at a later time.
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1560 on: March 26, 2014, 12:11:20 AM »
LAN has with connections, not direct.
Any way to check availability without calling?
(Like aa if it's available in saver then it's bookable on ba)

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1561 on: March 26, 2014, 12:16:29 AM »
Any way to check availability without calling?
(Like aa if it's available in saver then it's bookable on ba)

You could try checking on LAN's website and seeing what is available in lowest catagory, and giving that info over to BA agent.

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1562 on: March 26, 2014, 12:19:19 AM »
You could try checking on LAN's website and seeing what is available in lowest catagory, and giving that info over to BA agent.
Thanks

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1563 on: March 26, 2014, 12:22:41 AM »
Thanks

Worked for me when i was booking a lan flight from BA to iguazu falls.

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1564 on: March 26, 2014, 12:27:10 AM »
Worked for me when i was booking a lan flight from BA to iguazu falls.
only showing mileage availability the way there (which I don't need AA has)
Nothing the way back :'(
oh well

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1565 on: March 26, 2014, 12:29:51 AM »
only showing mileage availability the way there (which I don't need AA has)
Nothing the way back :'(
oh well

Do u have any flyingblue (airfrance) or amex? AR flies the route nonstop, and usually has lots of mileage open.

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1566 on: March 26, 2014, 12:32:23 AM »
Do u have any flyingblue (airfrance) or amex? AR flies the route nonstop, and usually has lots of mileage open.
nope but gonna look into that, thanks

I would have to transfer Amex to Flyingblue? How many points would it be 1 way?
ETA: seems like 35k
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1567 on: March 26, 2014, 10:55:08 AM »
ETA: seems like 35k

That wouldn't be the low-level direct flight, that was 25k.

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1568 on: March 26, 2014, 04:59:39 PM »
i've had this in the past , they explained me its a issue that might occur to some avios tickets and if it does u wont be able to see the reservation on aa.com till departure , they are currently working on fixing this issue, however nothing is wrong with the booking
I just booked a ticket and can't choose a seat even when I use my aa record locator (got from checkmytrip) it shows them all unavailable

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1569 on: March 26, 2014, 05:45:20 PM »
BA customers generally can't pre-book seats on an AA flight.

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1570 on: March 26, 2014, 06:30:17 PM »
BA customers generally can't pre-book seats on an AA flight.
I was able to select seats a few weeks back.

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1571 on: March 26, 2014, 06:43:22 PM »
BA customers generally can't pre-book seats on an AA flight.

-1. Maybe international is different. I've always been able to on domestic flights.

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1572 on: March 26, 2014, 07:04:54 PM »
BA customers generally can't pre-book seats on an AA flight.
I do it all the time. Sometimes the open seats are premium seats so they are waiting to see if someone will pay for them

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1573 on: March 26, 2014, 07:17:03 PM »
I do it all the time. Sometimes the open seats are premium seats so they are waiting to see if someone will pay for them
if they only have premium seats why would they still have mileage availability? 
my flight is domestic.

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1574 on: March 26, 2014, 07:26:51 PM »
if they only have premium seats why would they still have mileage availability? 
my flight is domestic.
I have been looking alot recently. I have seen some flights with half the flight premium