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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1485 on: February 04, 2016, 11:33:16 PM »
I'm not following.
KRK-JFK? Who flies that route nonstop?
LH flies via FRA, but does AB even fly that route at all?

KRK-TXL-JFK

propeller plane + A330 lie flat

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1486 on: February 04, 2016, 11:35:37 PM »
I'm not following.
KRK-JFK? Who flies that route nonstop?
LH flies via FRA, but does AB even fly that route at all?
AB Via TXL
LH Via FRA A320 - A388
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1487 on: February 04, 2016, 11:36:54 PM »
KRK-TXL-JFK
propeller plane + A330 lie flat

AB Via TXL
LH Via FRA A320 - A388


Thanks.
When I first tried to type KRK into the AB website, it didn't autopopulate. I had to scroll down past their US gateways.
So, sort-of-related: sounds like the AB A330 lie flat in J is nice.  Hoping to fly it BOS-DUS at some point.  (also hoping to fly LH F...)

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1488 on: February 04, 2016, 11:37:41 PM »

Thanks.
When I first tried to type KRK into the AB website, it didn't autopopulate. I had to scroll down past their US gateways.
So, sort-of-related: sounds like the AB A330 lie flat in J is nice.  Hoping to fly it BOS-DUS at some point.  (also hoping to fly LH F...)

stop hoping & start flying :)

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1489 on: February 04, 2016, 11:38:21 PM »
stop hoping & start flying :)
tell that to my wife  ;)

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1490 on: February 04, 2016, 11:41:35 PM »
stop hoping & start flying :)
Serious question: is AB award availability supposed to be visible on AA.com, or need to PUTPAC?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1491 on: February 04, 2016, 11:42:39 PM »
Serious question: is AB award availability supposed to be visible on AA.com, or need to PUTPAC?

its avail.. just do a calendar search, like a monthly view,, select nonstop flights, select the light blue business class option & you'll see whats avail

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1492 on: February 04, 2016, 11:43:46 PM »
EK JFK - MXP is the cheapest with JAL at 50k in F?
If I see availability on Alaska website is that available with jal?
Could I hold my award meanwhile I'm waiting for my spg transfer to go thru?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1493 on: February 04, 2016, 11:44:35 PM »
FYI AB only has Y availability through AA through Mid-March and no J at all. And no availability beyond that. I got my J in October.
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1494 on: February 04, 2016, 11:47:03 PM »
EK JFK - MXP is the cheapest with JAL at 50k in F?
If I see availability on Alaska website is that available with jal?
Could I hold my award meanwhile I'm waiting for my spg transfer to go thru?

its 100k RT, I dont know if they let one ways.. Not sure.. It slips into the 6001-8000 category by 10 miles :) (7,990 total)

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1495 on: February 04, 2016, 11:48:00 PM »
its avail.. just do a calendar search, like a monthly view,, select nonstop flights, select the light blue business class option & you'll see whats avail
I'm just seeing connecting flights on BA. At least for June and July. And it's not giving me the option to select non-stop flights only.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1496 on: February 04, 2016, 11:48:53 PM »
FYI AB only has Y availability through AA through Mid-March and no J at all. And no availability beyond that. I got my J in October.
Ah. Thanks. That explains why I'm not seeing anything in June/July.
Wonder if I PUTPAC?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1497 on: February 04, 2016, 11:49:39 PM »
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1498 on: February 04, 2016, 11:51:16 PM »
@Chapshnell, thanks.  I was looking too far out.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1499 on: February 04, 2016, 11:53:05 PM »
@Chapshnell, thanks.  I was looking too far out.

And I'm looking BOS-DUS, not NYC-DUS.  The AB options are not showing up for BOS, at least not that I can see.