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Re: UA Expert Mode
« Reply #30 on: May 18, 2014, 11:43:29 AM »
You can search UA.com for any specific fare class but by default you'll get the cheapest.

In 2007 I figured out then when I searched for an H coach fare and used a discount cert that it would glitch and bump me into a D business class fare.

And thus was born my first BF flight.  Have the video doing it recorded somewhere. Fun times.
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Re: UA Expert Mode
« Reply #31 on: May 18, 2014, 12:36:58 PM »
You can search UA.com for any specific fare class but by default you'll get the cheapest.

In 2007 I figured out then when I searched for an H coach fare and used a discount cert that it would glitch and bump me into a D business class fare.

And thus was born my first BF flight.  Have the video doing it recorded somewhere. Fun times.
does that still work?

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Re: UA Expert Mode
« Reply #32 on: May 18, 2014, 12:40:42 PM »
does that still work?
Depends, can you find one of these lying around ;)
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Re: UA Expert Mode
« Reply #33 on: May 18, 2014, 12:44:12 PM »
Depends, can you find one of these lying around ;)
http://www.dansdeals.com/archives/1303
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Re: UA Expert Mode
« Reply #34 on: May 18, 2014, 01:31:48 PM »
If they're only selling very expensive fares (Y/B) then it probably won't open for miles.
If they're selling lower fares then there's better odds.
If they're only selling Y/B odds are the flight is sold out
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Re: UA Expert Mode
« Reply #35 on: May 18, 2014, 02:14:40 PM »
You can search UA.com for any specific fare class but by default you'll get the cheapest.

In 2007 I figured out then when I searched for an H coach fare and used a discount cert that it would glitch and bump me into a D business class fare.

And thus was born my first BF flight.  Have the video doing it recorded somewhere. Fun times.
Thanks for explaining.

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Re: UA Expert Mode
« Reply #36 on: May 22, 2014, 02:12:47 PM »
Not using this flight, but trying to make sense of Expert Mode...

5/24 has what looks like 1 LH F seat on EWR-FRA when searching for Saver award travel. But, when searching for price and looking at Expert Mode, these are the codes I get:

Seemingly no award space. Any ideas?

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Re: UA Expert Mode
« Reply #37 on: May 22, 2014, 02:13:51 PM »
Not using this flight, but trying to make sense of Expert Mode...

5/24 has what looks like 1 LH F seat on EWR-FRA when searching for Saver award travel. But, when searching for price and looking at Expert Mode, these are the codes I get:

Seemingly no award space. Any ideas?
not a united flight

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Re: UA Expert Mode
« Reply #38 on: May 22, 2014, 02:17:15 PM »
not a united flight
That's funny. I've been checking out Expert Mode for LH flights for a few days now, and that's not going to help me at all, is it?
Wow.
So, no way to kind of predict how availability will look? Just keep checking?

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Re: UA Expert Mode
« Reply #39 on: May 22, 2014, 02:46:11 PM »
No, that's an accurate representation of the load on flight UA8838, operated by LH (LH 403).

If you're looking for more than 1 seat on that flight, I wouldn't hold my breath. Even 1 seat with F4 A4 is iffy.

P.S. You realize that flight is on shabbas?
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Re: UA Expert Mode
« Reply #40 on: May 22, 2014, 02:46:49 PM »
No, that's an accurate representation of the load on LH 403.

If you're looking for more than 1 seat on that flight, I wouldn't hold my breath. Even 1 seat with F4 A4 is iffy.

P.S. You realize that flight is on shabbas?

Not using this flight, but trying to make sense of Expert Mode...

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Re: UA Expert Mode
« Reply #41 on: May 22, 2014, 02:47:12 PM »
No, that's an accurate representation of the load on LH 403.

If you're looking for more than 1 seat on that flight, I wouldn't hold my breath. Even 1 seat with F4 A4 is iffy.

P.S. You realize that flight is on shabbas?

Look at his first 4 words

Not using this flight, but trying to make sense of Expert Mode...

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Re: UA Expert Mode
« Reply #42 on: May 22, 2014, 02:47:37 PM »
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Re: UA Expert Mode
« Reply #43 on: May 22, 2014, 02:48:37 PM »
So ignore the shabbas part. The rest is accurate.

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Re: UA Expert Mode
« Reply #44 on: May 22, 2014, 03:01:15 PM »
No, that's an accurate representation of the load on flight UA8838, operated by LH (LH 403).

If you're looking for more than 1 seat on that flight, I wouldn't hold my breath. Even 1 seat with F4 A4 is iffy.

P.S. You realize that flight is on shabbas?
Hmm but by searching for award availability, 1 seat shows up. Why doesn't it show up in EM as O1?