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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #260 on: June 18, 2015, 08:41:01 AM »
Personally I would rather burn DL than MR. Not always is the cheapest mileage requirement the best way to book technically.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #261 on: June 18, 2015, 08:58:08 AM »

Personally I would rather burn DL than MR. Not always is the cheapest mileage requirement the best way to book technically.
I don't have any DL miles ( I can't open up Amex delta cards now, since I just recently opened up a bunch of Amex cards ) so I would have to transfer MR. Plus IINM there is a charge to transfer MR to delta.
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #262 on: June 18, 2015, 09:08:16 AM »
The offset tax they charge is minimal. Just fyi its pennies

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #263 on: June 18, 2015, 09:10:02 AM »

The offset tax they charge is minimal. Just fyi its pennies
Your talking about the charge for transfer ?
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #264 on: June 18, 2015, 09:10:47 AM »
Yes

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #265 on: June 18, 2015, 09:17:31 AM »
Alright. Thank you for the help, maybe I'll be able to gather some DL miles in a couple of months, but I'm not transferring an additional 45k MR.
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #266 on: June 18, 2015, 10:05:52 AM »
22.5k X2 - for the wife  - Extra MR, just to use delta. Is it really worth it ?!
Huh? MR transfers to AZ as well

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #267 on: June 18, 2015, 10:44:58 AM »
Huh? MR transfers to AZ as well
He means he'll end up needing more MR to book Delta than to book AZ.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #268 on: June 18, 2015, 10:46:22 AM »
He means he'll end up needing more MR to book Delta than to book AZ.
Right, but once he's transferring MR, why book through DL when u can save 33% by booking through AZ directly?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #269 on: June 18, 2015, 10:49:48 AM »
Right, but once he's transferring MR, why book through DL when u can save 33% by booking through AZ directly?
That's what he's saying, no?
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #270 on: June 18, 2015, 11:11:26 AM »
If anyone else can please chime in about AZ OW bookings I'd appreciate it. Some experts told me clearly you cant book OW's but from a dif blog it seems that you can.. Anyone know or even better.. Anyone else book a OW with AZ?

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What's the best way to book?
« Reply #271 on: June 18, 2015, 11:35:22 AM »
Right, but once he's transferring MR, why book through DL when u can save 33% by booking through AZ directly?
That was my point to chapshnell, that I'm not transferring the extra mileage, just to book with DL - better CS, and website - and I'll just book with AZ, and deal with the Italian way of life.
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #272 on: June 18, 2015, 11:49:45 AM »
Those reps do not represent Italy or anything Italian. You may need to call a few times to find someone competent.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #273 on: June 18, 2015, 04:41:25 PM »
Those reps do not represent Italy or anything Italian. You may need to call a few times to find someone competent.
why dont you just call and ask?
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #274 on: June 18, 2015, 04:42:46 PM »
Best way to book?

ATH-VCE Y A3

Best way I could find was SQ anybody have any other opinions?

any way to get A3 miles???

couldn't find anything, except there CC
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #275 on: June 19, 2015, 07:44:23 AM »
NY area to Calgary?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #276 on: June 19, 2015, 05:21:14 PM »
NY area to Calgary?

FB charges 12,500 a way. Plus like $22

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #277 on: June 23, 2015, 06:15:52 PM »
An AF biz flight to TLV available on DL for 140k plus $100, on FB the YQ is a few hundred, not available on AS.

I'd have to transfer into DL from Amex. Any better way?

Thanks

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #278 on: June 23, 2015, 06:48:46 PM »
Best award ticket from TLV to Salzburg?
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #279 on: June 23, 2015, 07:45:29 PM »
An AF biz flight to TLV available on DL for 140k plus $100, on FB the YQ is a few hundred, not available on AS.

I'd have to transfer into DL from Amex. Any better way?

Thanks

Isnt FB 62,500 ow?