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$75 fee:

-21+ days prior to departure is based on the departing city time zone, not the booking city time zone.

EDIT: I managed to call in and have them waive the fee when it was within 21 days in departing city time zone but not by booking city time zone

UPDATE: AA has removed all close-in fees

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Re: AA Award Flights
« Reply #20 on: December 09, 2014, 10:30:10 AM »
Hey Guys,

I have 167,000 AA miles and would love to sell them, but everyone tells me that is to risky, so i was wondering if anyone knew good use for them. I want to fly business/first with my wife and I dont really care to which country. Wondering if anyone knows of any of the best deals taking miles.

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Re: AA Award Flights
« Reply #21 on: December 09, 2014, 10:34:32 AM »
Hey Guys,

I have 167,000 AA miles and would love to sell them, but everyone tells me that is to risky, so i was wondering if anyone knew good use for them. I want to fly business/first with my wife and I dont really care to which country. Wondering if anyone knows of any of the best deals taking miles.
I am using 62.5k PP to fly in F JFK-LAX-SFO-HND.
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Re: AA Award Flights
« Reply #22 on: December 09, 2014, 10:42:58 AM »
I am using 62.5k PP to fly in F JFK-LAX-SFO-HND.

HMM while that sounds like an awesome use of point Tokyo is just a little out of my reach these days.
I would love any safe country in south america!

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Re: AA Award Flights
« Reply #23 on: December 09, 2014, 10:44:18 AM »
HMM while that sounds like an awesome use of point Tokyo is just a little out of my reach these days.
I would love any safe country in south america!
Almost an oxymoron. I'm sure there is something you can do. I believe AJK recently took a nice little trip using some AA points there.
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Re: AA Award Flights
« Reply #24 on: December 09, 2014, 10:45:26 AM »
Almost an oxymoron. I'm sure there is something you can do. I believe AJK recently took a nice little trip using some AA points there.

Thanks for the lead.

Basically I work and cant take more than a couple of days/ long weekend and looking for relaxing time

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Re: AA Award Flights
« Reply #25 on: December 09, 2014, 05:06:49 PM »
I want to book ZRH-JFK-BWI. Only ZRH-JFK has saavor available right now, if I book that flight, can I add JFK-BWI when it comes available without a change fee?

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Re: AA Award Flights
« Reply #26 on: December 09, 2014, 05:31:37 PM »
I want to book ZRH-JFK-BWI. Only ZRH-JFK has saavor available right now, if I book that flight, can I add JFK-BWI when it comes available without a change fee?
You would need to book it as a separate ticket.
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Re: AA Award Flights
« Reply #27 on: December 10, 2014, 02:47:07 AM »
You would need to book it as a separate ticket.
Thanks.
There's availability for ZRH-JFK, LGA-DCA. When JFK-BWI comes available will I be able to switch it? Fee?

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Re: AA Award Flights
« Reply #28 on: December 10, 2014, 06:16:48 AM »
Thanks.
There's availability for ZRH-JFK, LGA-DCA. When JFK-BWI comes available will I be able to switch it? Fee?
Free change only applies to date not departure or destination city.
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Re: AA Award Flights
« Reply #29 on: December 10, 2014, 08:07:51 AM »
You can request that AA open up space on a domestic leg when booking an international award ticket.
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Re: AA Award Flights
« Reply #30 on: December 10, 2014, 08:14:31 AM »
You can request that AA open up space on a domestic leg when booking an international award ticket.
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Re: AA Award Flights
« Reply #31 on: January 02, 2015, 02:16:53 PM »
If award availability is available on AA but not on BA is there anything I can do to get it available on BA? Thanks

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« Reply #32 on: January 02, 2015, 02:18:23 PM »

If award availability is available on AA but not on BA is there anything I can do to get it available on BA? Thanks
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Re: AA Award Flights
« Reply #33 on: January 02, 2015, 02:25:38 PM »
Sorry- can you tel me what you mean or provide the link for the DDF abbreviation page. Thanks

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Re: AA Award Flights
« Reply #34 on: January 02, 2015, 02:27:06 PM »
Sorry- can you tel me what you mean or provide the link for the DDF abbreviation page. Thanks

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Re: AA Award Flights
« Reply #35 on: January 02, 2015, 02:29:12 PM »
Thanks to everyone for your help. I assume you mean BA. I on hold with them. is there any quick number that i can get through to them? Thanks

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« Reply #36 on: January 02, 2015, 02:30:12 PM »

Thanks to everyone for your help. I assume you mean BA. I on hold with them. is there any quick number that i can get through to them? Thanks
Nope, their wait time is notoriously long. Put your phone on speaker so you'll hear when someone picks up and do other stuff meanwhile.

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« Reply #37 on: January 02, 2015, 02:32:27 PM »
Thanks to everyone for your help. I assume you mean BA. I on hold with them. is there any quick number that i can get through to them? Thanks
I use gethuman.com and there's an option to have them call for you
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Re: AA Award Flights
« Reply #38 on: January 02, 2015, 02:33:50 PM »
I got them on the phone and it is available while it is not available on the website. There is a $25 USD charge per person to do it on the phone. Is there any way out of that? Thanks again for all your help

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« Reply #39 on: January 02, 2015, 02:36:30 PM »
I got them on the phone and it is available while it is not available on the website. There is a $25 USD charge per person to do it on the phone. Is there any way out of that? Thanks again for all your help
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