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NYC to Tel Aviv on Flying Blue - need help
« on: April 08, 2010, 10:04:46 PM »
i have 100,000 flying blue points.  I would like to go to Israel in January 12-23 2011.  To go through France or Italy will cost over $900 per person in addition to 50,000 FB points.  I found flights via Amsterdam on KLM for 50,000 FB points and $415 in taxes and fees per person.  Additionally, there is a direct flight for the return leg via delta although the only availability is in Business Class.  This will cost an extra 25,000 FB points and $115 per person.  Is the Amsterdam deal worth it?  is the business upgrade direct TLV:NYC worth it?  is there any other way to use these points so that they are not wasted?

any help would be much appreciated

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Re: NYC to Tel Aviv on Flying Blue - need help
« Reply #1 on: April 08, 2010, 10:18:55 PM »
You can also just wait and try using a Promo award.
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: NYC to Tel Aviv on Flying Blue - need help
« Reply #2 on: April 08, 2010, 10:23:24 PM »
You can also just wait and try using a Promo award.
this will save some points-but the taxes/fees will still be high.  Do you have any other suggestions?  Also, not every promo period includes a NYC option as i see this promo run only includes Chicago, Houston and Montreal from North America, unless im missing something

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Re: NYC to Tel Aviv on Flying Blue - need help
« Reply #3 on: April 09, 2010, 04:35:02 AM »
You can also just wait and try using a Promo award.

I wouldn't wait, did you see the date?

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Re: NYC to Tel Aviv on Flying Blue - need help
« Reply #4 on: April 09, 2010, 07:52:14 AM »
I would double check the taxes. I think you are quoting for two people. 900$ seems too high per person even for FB.

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Re: NYC to Tel Aviv on Flying Blue - need help
« Reply #5 on: April 09, 2010, 09:22:47 AM »
I would double check the taxes. I think you are quoting for two people. 900$ seems too high per person even for FB.

$900 is definitely for 2.