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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #915 on: November 05, 2014, 12:24:27 PM »
CX slowly removing F from ORD<>HKG routes. Going from 3/3 flights to 1/3 flights by mid 2015.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #916 on: November 05, 2014, 12:25:56 PM »
Sign of the times.
I wonder if there will even be an F cabin in 10 years from now.  Probably just on a couple routes and that'll be it.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #917 on: November 05, 2014, 12:30:07 PM »
So it seems.

However, IMO, there will always be an F class on long-haul, high-yield, premium markets, like JFK/LAX<>HKG; NYC<>UAE; etc.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #918 on: November 05, 2014, 12:30:56 PM »
So it seems.

However, IMO, there will always be an F class on long-haul, high-yield, premium markets, like JFK/LAX<>HKG; NYC<>UAE; etc.
I think that's exactly what I wrote ;)
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #919 on: November 05, 2014, 12:32:04 PM »
I'm just opining that it'll be definite as opposed to "probably."
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #920 on: November 05, 2014, 02:28:40 PM »
I'm just opining that it'll be definite as opposed to "probably."
His 'probably' was not as opposed to none but as opposed to many
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #921 on: November 05, 2014, 05:35:31 PM »
Guess what's back on DL.com:

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #922 on: November 07, 2014, 10:46:16 AM »
Did I just forget, or did KE not used to charge 160K for partner ST awards between USA<>ICN?

Looks like its 180K now in F.

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #923 on: November 07, 2014, 11:03:28 AM »
Guess what's back on DL.com:



i give up !! what ?

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #924 on: November 07, 2014, 11:04:14 AM »
VA

Was announced on all the blogs the day after I posted.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #925 on: November 07, 2014, 11:24:56 AM »
VA

Was announced on all the blogs the day after I posted.
Thats bec your 'pimp of the skies...'
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #926 on: November 07, 2014, 11:34:53 AM »
Thats bec your 'pimp of the skies...'

Hardly... I just happened to see it while searching.

I think that the pimp of the skies title probably goes to SFO777.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #927 on: November 07, 2014, 11:40:49 AM »
Did I just forget, or did KE not used to charge 160K for partner ST awards between USA<>ICN?

Looks like its 180K now in F.

Unless I'm reading it wrong...

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #928 on: November 07, 2014, 12:02:09 PM »
Hardly... I just happened to see it while searching.

I think that the pimp of the skies title probably goes to SFO777.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #929 on: November 09, 2014, 04:00:24 AM »
Did I just forget, or did KE not used to charge 160K for partner ST awards between USA<>ICN?

Looks like its 180K now in F.

April 1 deval, perhaps?