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Re: British Airways Avios Redemption for US Domestic AA Flights
« Reply #20 on: March 29, 2012, 11:37:05 AM »
PEBKAC: Don't forget to click to include partners after searching.
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Re: British Airways Avios Redemption for US Domestic AA Flights
« Reply #21 on: March 29, 2012, 11:39:21 AM »
That is so strange, because i have been clicking include partners. I will try calling them.  Thank you. 

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Re: British Airways Avios Redemption for US Domestic AA Flights
« Reply #22 on: March 29, 2012, 11:40:47 AM »
That is so strange, because i have been clicking include partners. I will try calling them.  Thank you. 
No need to call and pay $, I did nothing fancy to get that online besides search LGA-MIA and then include partners on the next screen.
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Re: British Airways Avios Redemption for US Domestic AA Flights
« Reply #23 on: March 29, 2012, 04:40:50 PM »
I found that sometimes when searching at ba.com if they say there are No flights available it helps to search 7 days in advance and then search up to 7 days earlier

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Re: British Airways Avios Redemption for US Domestic AA Flights
« Reply #24 on: March 29, 2012, 07:50:02 PM »
Dan, I can see following flight available on AA, but cant see it on BA. Is there a trick to get it.

May 11 2012. IAD-LAX-PHX.
AA149- IAD-LAX. AA3049 - LAX-PHX.

May 22 2012 PHX-DFW-DCA.
AA1192 - PHX - DFW. AA1900 DFW-DCA.

Is there a trick to get these type of iterinary on ba.com?

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Re: British Airways Avios Redemption for US Domestic AA Flights
« Reply #25 on: March 29, 2012, 08:02:05 PM »
I found that sometimes when searching at ba.com if they say there are No flights available it helps to search 7 days in advance and then search up to 7 days earlier
Dan, I can see following flight available on AA, but cant see it on BA. Is there a trick to get it.

May 11 2012. IAD-LAX-PHX.
AA149- IAD-LAX. AA3049 - LAX-PHX.

May 22 2012 PHX-DFW-DCA.
AA1192 - PHX - DFW. AA1900 DFW-DCA.

Is there a trick to get these type of iterinary on ba.com?
I found that sometimes when searching at ba.com if they say there are No flights available it helps to search 7 days in advance and then search up to 7 days earlier
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Re: British Airways Avios Redemption for US Domestic AA Flights
« Reply #26 on: March 29, 2012, 08:14:26 PM »
Dan, I can see following flight available on AA, but cant see it on BA. Is there a trick to get it.

May 11 2012. IAD-LAX-PHX.
AA149- IAD-LAX. AA3049 - LAX-PHX.

May 22 2012 PHX-DFW-DCA.
AA1192 - PHX - DFW. AA1900 DFW-DCA.

Is there a trick to get these type of iterinary on ba.com?
BA.com isn't good with connections, try booking the nonstops separately.
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ok i'm a n00b when it comes to reward tickets..

I'm trying to book a reward ticket on aa fro jfk to lax tomorrow morning, if aa.com is showing super saver  tickets and ba executive club is showing no availability, what is my best course of action?

thanks

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k so i read a little of the thread and i see that i need to call BA, but i called executive club and they are closed, any idea where to call this late at night

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ok i'm a n00b when it comes to reward tickets..

I'm trying to book a reward ticket on aa fro jfk to lax tomorrow morning, if aa.com is showing super saver  tickets and ba executive club is showing no availability, what is my best course of action?

thanks

I can't give you an answer bec I'm also a noob when it comes to this board.
See this thread,  it may help you.
http://forums.dansdeals.com/index.php?topic=12530.0

It seems like best way for it too show up is to enter dates that are 7 days ahead/behind flight dates needed, and then when there's  availability, change the dates.

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thanks!

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Hard to help when you don't post all the details.
Route/date?
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a reward ticket on aa fro jfk to lax tomorrow morning,


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oops,
coming back on Wednesday the 11th

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Re: BA.com Award Search Help Master Thread
« Reply #34 on: April 09, 2012, 12:25:56 AM »
If you post the AA flight numbers with sAAver awards and class of service desired I'll be happy to give BA.com a spin.
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Re: BA.com Award Search Help Master Thread
« Reply #35 on: April 09, 2012, 12:42:19 AM »
Thanks as i mentioned earlier;
ok i'm a n00b when it comes to reward tickets
so i was checking super saver (as in paid availability) in stead of milagesaaver availabilty! i guess that  i'm out of luck! but anyways this is the flight i am interested in,
Economy
#33       leaving 07:45 AM from JFK    arriving 11:05 AM at LAX

Thanks for taking the time to help me!

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Re: BA.com Award Search Help Master Thread
« Reply #36 on: April 09, 2012, 12:43:58 AM »
If you don't see a MileSAAver on AA.com there's nothing I can do for you.

If someone sees a MileSAAver flight on AA.com but not on BA.com, then feel free to use this thread.
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Re: BA.com Award Search Help Master Thread
« Reply #37 on: April 09, 2012, 12:46:31 AM »
yup... i got that now i'm still learning , i just confused mileSAAver with super saver, thanks anyways

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Re: BA.com Award Search Help Master Thread
« Reply #38 on: April 09, 2012, 12:55:33 AM »
Why the change in thread title?  Shouldn't this stay as it was - the master thread for all award flights?
Dan made a new thread for this and left the old thread where it is
http://forums.dansdeals.com/index.php?topic=7986.0

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Re: BA.com Award Search Help Master Thread
« Reply #39 on: April 09, 2012, 01:10:41 AM »
Thanx. I removed my previous post.

Shouldn't it be merged with this thread
http://forums.dansdeals.com/index.php?topic=12530.0