Author Topic: Emirates Devaluation: Chauffeur Cancelled for Partner Flights, No First Class Awards via Alaska  (Read 7993 times)

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Anyone else see the tweet Gary posted of someone not allowed lounge entry with an AS award ticket??!
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Anyone else see the tweet Gary posted of someone not allowed lounge entry with an AS award ticket??!
In DXB or JFK?

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I wasn't allowed into the JFK lounge last month. booked with AS on EK F.

I did get in anyway

But was allowed into the DXB lounge without an issue

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Yup they showed us that our ticket didn't have lounge access printed on it in JFK.

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Not sure why they are becoming so stingy.
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Not sure why they are becoming so stingy.
Encourage people to rather get involved with the EK FFP?
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Encourage people to rather get involved with the EK FFP?
Probably. Though are there any transfers from American banks? SPG?
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Probably. Though are there any transfers from American banks? SPG?
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Are the redemption values any good, or completely crazy?
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Are the redemption values any good, or completely crazy?
So so
Def not as good as AS
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So so
Def not as good as AS
So the question is if having the chauffeur, and lounge access in NY worth the booking difference.
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So the question is if having the chauffeur, and lounge access in NY worth the booking difference.
Just an added benefit for me - not sitting on too much AS but have enough MR.
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So the question is if having the chauffeur, and lounge access in NY worth the booking difference.
Far off, Extremely high fuel charges and rates

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Far off, Extremely high fuel charges and rates
$394 YQ for me HKG-DXB-JFK
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