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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #480 on: March 30, 2014, 06:41:37 PM »
Depends how much you wanna see your favorite baby nephew ;-) taught him how to say Uncle AJK  ;)

That's less impressive than if he could perform a recon call on his own :P

But the fact that you've convinced him I'm his uncle is a feat, indeed :)
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #481 on: March 30, 2014, 06:43:26 PM »
That's less impressive than if he could perform a recon call on his own :P

But the fact that you've convinced him I'm his uncle is a feat, indeed :)

Taught him how to 3BM...he's becoming a pro  8) As long as I tell him Elmo is on the next screen and he's jamming to Yaalili...he's good to go.

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #482 on: April 02, 2014, 09:55:55 PM »
Looking at booking:

LAX-PPT(stop)-AKL // AKL-SYD/MEL/BNE-LAX all in business using 160K DL/pax.

I've already found availability on TN.

Problem is, I'd like to fly the SYD/MEL/BNE-LAX flight on VA metal, but there is only DL metal.

1. Should I book if I can only fly that leg on DL metal? Anyone flown that route and know anything of the hard/soft product?
2. Should I book if I can only fly VA  after paying $150/pax change fee, assuming it opens?
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #483 on: April 02, 2014, 10:14:25 PM »
DL>VA
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #484 on: April 02, 2014, 10:16:20 PM »
DL>VA

Agree but not by much. For a first timer headed to that part of the world VA can be cool

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #485 on: April 02, 2014, 10:22:54 PM »
DL>VA

Good to know, indeed. Thanks.

Agree but not by much. For a first timer headed to that part of the world VA can be cool

You're saying the colored lights, and twinkly star ceiling? I'm assuming by DL>VA, aside from being all-aisle access, the seats looks a bit more comfy, too.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #486 on: April 02, 2014, 10:28:21 PM »
Good to know, indeed. Thanks.

You're saying the colored lights, and twinkly star ceiling? I'm assuming by DL>VA, aside from being all-aisle access, the seats looks a bit more comfy, too.

VA much better service and the seats are much more conducive for a couple.

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #487 on: April 02, 2014, 10:30:28 PM »
Agree but not by much. For a first timer headed to that part of the world VA can be cool
Right, but DL is available now.

Check out the San Fran thread please buddy...
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #488 on: April 02, 2014, 10:34:37 PM »
VA much better service and the seats are much more conducive for a couple.

Yeah, unfortunately, the DL seats are herringbone vs. reverse herringbone, but it looks like the newer 772s have a cutout between the seats, so I guess we'll survive.

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #489 on: April 03, 2014, 01:29:16 PM »
Annoying how AS's EK Z availability does not match up with EF.

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #490 on: April 03, 2014, 02:51:16 PM »
Annoying how AS's EK Z availability does not match up with EF.

 >:(
Are you trying to book something with a connection?

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #491 on: April 03, 2014, 02:55:38 PM »
Happens to be yes, but I've searched segment by segment and still is showing phantom space AND non-synced space.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #492 on: April 03, 2014, 03:03:31 PM »
Happens to be yes, but I've searched segment by segment and still is showing phantom space AND non-synced space.
Segment by segment wont work, as you cant search EK flights on AS if not ex-NA.

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #493 on: April 03, 2014, 03:07:08 PM »
I know. I just mean to say I originally searched JFK(-DXB)-SIN, but when I found phantom, I searched just JFK-DXB and got the same error.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #494 on: April 08, 2014, 09:40:17 AM »
I hate this game >:(
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #495 on: April 08, 2014, 09:48:35 AM »
I hate this game >:(
LOL, I know what you mean.

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #496 on: April 08, 2014, 10:06:11 AM »
No advance notice is criminal. Charging more for awards that were already booked? Warrants death penalty.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #497 on: April 08, 2014, 10:22:20 AM »
No advance notice is criminal. Charging more for awards that were already booked? Warrants death penalty.
Thats a huge chutzpa!
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #498 on: April 08, 2014, 10:24:00 AM »
No advance notice is criminal. Charging more for awards that were already booked? Warrants death penalty.
@yehuda seems to still have his RTW ticket which he ticketed Sunday. Seems like he just made it.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #499 on: April 08, 2014, 10:34:45 AM »
@yehuda seems to still have his RTW ticket which he ticketed Sunday. Seems like he just made it.

No surprise there. I'm talking about those who already have free one ways. Changing them,  even a mere date change,  requires reprice.
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