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Re: What Award Itinerary Did You Just Book/Hold?
« Reply #240 on: September 18, 2014, 08:43:01 AM »
You were flying UA F and you didn't put them to put you on QF F  :o :o :o :o
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Re: What Award Itinerary Did You Just Book/Hold?
« Reply #241 on: September 18, 2014, 08:56:55 AM »
You were flying UA F and you didn't put them to put you on QF F  :o :o :o :o
+1000 You missed an opportunity. But maybe QF F was sold out?
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Re: What Award Itinerary Did You Just Book/Hold?
« Reply #242 on: September 18, 2014, 09:07:03 AM »
+1000 You missed an opportunity. But maybe QF F was sold out?
QF F is almost never sold out.

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Re: What Award Itinerary Did You Just Book/Hold?
« Reply #243 on: September 18, 2014, 09:23:39 AM »
Major Al Cheit owed Mr Freddie.
1. For not asking DDF what to do.
2. For not doing the right thing yourself!
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Re: What Award Itinerary Did You Just Book/Hold?
« Reply #244 on: September 18, 2014, 09:34:06 AM »
QF F is almost never sold out.
So why don't they open it the last minute for awards? That's not nice of them.
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Re: What Award Itinerary Did You Just Book/Hold?
« Reply #245 on: September 18, 2014, 09:42:05 AM »
So why don't they open it the last minute for awards? That's not nice of them.
They'd rather fly it empty to maintain exclusivity.

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Re: What Award Itinerary Did You Just Book/Hold?
« Reply #246 on: September 18, 2014, 09:42:21 AM »
So that whoever pays a lot of $$$$$& shouldn't sit next to someone that's not paying at all
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Re: What Award Itinerary Did You Just Book/Hold?
« Reply #247 on: September 18, 2014, 11:45:31 AM »
Guys, stop roasting me. Yes, I did have an opportunity to take Qantas F. But it would not have gotten me to YYZ in time. I had an engagement in YYZ last night that had been booked for over a year. The Qantas flight would have made me miss that engagement. So if I klap al chet it is for not missing an event where it would have been very much noticed were I to have been missing, v'da"l.

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Re: What Award Itinerary Did You Just Book/Hold?
« Reply #248 on: September 18, 2014, 11:58:58 AM »
Guys, stop roasting me. Yes, I did have an opportunity to take Qantas F. But it would not have gotten me to YYZ in time. I had an engagement in YYZ last night that had been booked for over a year. The Qantas flight would have made me miss that engagement. So if I klap al chet it is for not missing an event where it would have been very much noticed were I to have been missing, v'da"l.

now head over to this thread  :P

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Re: What Award Itinerary Did You Just Book/Hold?
« Reply #249 on: September 18, 2014, 12:10:08 PM »

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Re: What Award Itinerary Did You Just Book/Hold?
« Reply #250 on: September 18, 2014, 12:12:01 PM »
You paid for F and got J.
Of course you're owed comp.

Also DDFers probably could have found you a routing to YYZ on QF on time ;)
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Re: What Award Itinerary Did You Just Book/Hold?
« Reply #251 on: September 18, 2014, 12:28:15 PM »
You paid for F and got J.
Of course you're owed comp.

Also DDFers probably could have found you a routing to YYZ on QF on time ;)

Dan, it was so stressful. I flew into MEL and started working straight away for 8 days non-stop. I was out of my mind exhausted. Then I finish up in MEL and have to race to the engagement in YYZ.

I'm at MEL on Tuesday morning Australian time and I'm sitting in UA lounge and they keep delaying my flight. Then they finally cancel it once there are no more flights out from MEL to North America that day.

As it is, I got to YYZ BARELY in time to shower and change and show up for the event on time, and that was ONLY shayach because I had already cleared Canadian immigration that morning in YVR. If I would have had to connect in the US and then fly to YYZ, I would have never made it.

This whole ordeal occurred during the witching hours in American time so I don't think I would have gotten so much help.

Anyway, next time, fine I will post on DDF just to be "yotzei" the inyan.

So what kind of compensation do I get from UA? I was gonna ask for the 10k mile difference back. I didn't think I could get more.

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Re: What Award Itinerary Did You Just Book/Hold?
« Reply #252 on: September 18, 2014, 12:34:49 PM »
You should get more than 10k compensation.
In addition, chk to see if Australia has any legally mandatory requirements for the airline to pay you (similar to Europe).

And don't worry, the boys here are just playing with you.  :)

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Re: What Award Itinerary Did You Just Book/Hold?
« Reply #253 on: September 18, 2014, 12:35:43 PM »
Dan, it was so stressful. I flew into MEL and started working straight away for 8 days non-stop. I was out of my mind exhausted. Then I finish up in MEL and have to race to the engagement in YYZ.

I'm at MEL on Tuesday morning Australian time and I'm sitting in UA lounge and they keep delaying my flight. Then they finally cancel it once there are no more flights out from MEL to North America that day.

As it is, I got to YYZ BARELY in time to shower and change and show up for the event on time, and that was ONLY shayach because I had already cleared Canadian immigration that morning in YVR. If I would have had to connect in the US and then fly to YYZ, I would have never made it.

This whole ordeal occurred during the witching hours in American time so I don't think I would have gotten so much help.
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Re: What Award Itinerary Did You Just Book/Hold?
« Reply #254 on: September 18, 2014, 01:44:32 PM »
Okay, brothers, since you love me so much, tell me how to get awesome compensation. I looked it up. Australia doesn't have those laws like Europe does.