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Forum: Qatar Airways | Privilege Club May 21, 17, 5:55 am
Replies: 76
Views: 5,229
Posted By bedelman
There is a way! Her boss is the BA Boston...

There is a way! Her boss is the BA Boston station manager, whose name and email can be found through diligent online research.
Forum: Qatar Airways | Privilege Club May 18, 17, 7:54 pm
Replies: 76
Views: 5,229
Posted By bedelman
You were told wrongly. Policy is clear, and even...

You were told wrongly. Policy is clear, and even on a Boston-specific page. https://www.oneworld.com/ffp/lounge-access/-/loungeaccess/BOS/-1 : " oneworld lounge access for First Class or Business...
Forum: Qatar Airways | Privilege Club May 18, 17, 11:59 am
Replies: 1
Views: 351
Posted By bedelman
I tried to avail myself of this benefit last...

I tried to avail myself of this benefit last year. I found QR res staff totally unable to assist. A real shame and quite possibly falling short of DOT regulations including the obligation to follow...
Forum: American Express | Membership Rewards May 16, 17, 9:28 pm
Replies: 337
Views: 24,460
Posted By bedelman
I have had problems strikingly similar to what...

I have had problems strikingly similar to what the original poster sbededelman reports. 10-message customer service threads with a different Uber rep each time. Uber reps saying crazy things...
Forum: American Express | Membership Rewards May 10, 17, 11:42 pm
Replies: 337
Views: 24,460
Posted By bedelman
Another month arrives, and yet again I have...

Another month arrives, and yet again I have trouble with the Uber-Amex benefit. Same problem as last month: I still have a non-expiring credit balance from Uber, and Uber again took from the...
Forum: American Express | Membership Rewards Apr 29, 17, 8:57 am
Replies: 337
Views: 24,460
Posted By bedelman
Is there a good way to get feedback to the Amex...

Is there a good way to get feedback to the Amex staff who designed this promotion with Uber? Surely they'd be disappointed to learn that, two months in, smart folks like patrick, justdoinjjs, and...
Forum: American Express | Membership Rewards Apr 28, 17, 3:01 pm
Replies: 337
Views: 24,460
Posted By bedelman
I had a small ($25) Uber credit from something...

I had a small ($25) Uber credit from something that went wrong on a prior ride. No expiration on this credit.

Also had this month's Uber-Amex $15 credit, expiring April 30 of course. Took a $20...
Forum: United Airlines | MileagePlus Apr 12, 17, 9:59 pm
Replies: 400
Views: 56,777
Posted By bedelman
Basic coach level would have been 75k PP points. ...

Basic coach level would have been 75k PP points. Intermediate business (what passenger booked) was 250k PP points. So difference is 175k.

But, passenger was downgraded on one of three segments. ...
Forum: United Airlines | MileagePlus Apr 12, 17, 8:59 pm
Replies: 6,746
Views: 429,845
Posted By bedelman
I'm suddenly remembering United throwing a...

I'm suddenly remembering United throwing a passenger off for taking a single photo with his iPhone. ...
Forum: United Airlines | MileagePlus Apr 11, 17, 10:33 pm
Replies: 400
Views: 56,777
Posted By bedelman
I'm trying to help a passenger who was ticketed...

I'm trying to help a passenger who was ticketed and confirmed HNL-LAX-IAD in front cabin using a United PerksPlus redemption. At HNL, he was downgraded involuntarily, provided a $500 travel credit,...
Forum: Qatar Airways | Privilege Club Apr 11, 17, 8:05 am
Replies: 76
Views: 5,229
Posted By bedelman
Thanks for flagging my typo, teemuflyer. "once...

Thanks for flagging my typo, teemuflyer. "once on BA" should have been "once on QR". Have never been turned away when flying on BA.
Forum: Qatar Airways | Privilege Club Apr 10, 17, 11:56 am
Replies: 76
Views: 5,229
Posted By bedelman
I have been turned away from the old BA BOS...

I have been turned away from the old BA BOS lounge twice, when flying on other Oneworld carriers ex-BOS. Once on IB, once on QR. I knew the rules and showed lounge staff the appropriate documents. ...
Forum: American Express | Membership Rewards Apr 1, 17, 9:30 am
Replies: 337
Views: 24,460
Posted By bedelman
On March 30, I took a ride that should have...

On March 30, I took a ride that should have qualified to use the $15 credit. Saw the credit in my Uber app in the Payments screen but nonetheless my receipt showed I was charged, my credit card...
Forum: Qatar Airways | Privilege Club Mar 20, 17, 5:57 am
Replies: 148
Views: 26,061
Posted By bedelman
Remdk, fascinating. That's the first I heard of...

Remdk, fascinating. That's the first I heard of that.

But there's plenty of cooking elsewhere in the airport. All the restaurants! What does QR need to do to bring back cook-to-order upstairs? ...
Forum: American Airlines | AAdvantage Mar 14, 17, 4:14 pm
Replies: 39
Views: 4,392
Posted By bedelman
DOT complaint guidance

Often1 very sensibly suggests a DOT complaint in order to increase the likelihood sure that the right people at AA are alerted, and that the problem is fixed in full. That rings true to me. Note...
Forum: Qatar Airways | Privilege Club Feb 18, 17, 9:33 pm
Replies: 41
Views: 4,969
Posted By bedelman
Yes. Disappointing change.

Yes. Disappointing change.
Forum: Qatar Airways | Privilege Club Feb 7, 17, 9:13 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 691
Posted By bedelman
I used ExpertFlyer to pull up fare rules of the...

I used ExpertFlyer to pull up fare rules of the cheapeset QR one-way coach fare FRA-SYD. As I understand it, most or all QR fares should be identical in this respect.

The fare provides in...
Forum: Qatar Airways | Privilege Club Dec 30, 16, 7:49 am
Replies: 148
Views: 26,061
Posted By bedelman
You are correct about the change. I share your...

You are correct about the change. I share your surprise -- for a lounge restricted to business class pax only, no elite pax, it's particularly surprising to see removal of services found in other...
Forum: Qatar Airways | Privilege Club Dec 14, 16, 12:38 pm
Replies: 59
Views: 11,102
Posted By bedelman
Was in the lounge today. Updates since last...

Was in the lounge today. Updates since last visit:

1) No more cook-to-order food from a menu. Sandwiches from a menu, nothing that appealed to me.

2) Staff said no luggage could be left...
Forum: American Airlines | AAdvantage Dec 1, 16, 3:15 pm
Replies: 820
Views: 197,871
Posted By bedelman
The complaint isn't about a particular instance...

The complaint isn't about a particular instance of poor to no inventory. It's about a widespread practice of same, arguably violating DOT's guidance about the level of availability that must be...
Forum: American Airlines | AAdvantage Dec 1, 16, 2:19 pm
Replies: 820
Views: 197,871
Posted By bedelman
Given the extreme paucity of AA saver-level...

Given the extreme paucity of AA saver-level inventory, AA really ought to let folks return vouchers requiring such inventory. I see strong grounds for a DOT complaint, informal or formal, if AA...
Forum: Oceania (Australia, New Zealand & the South Pacific) Oct 29, 16, 10:55 am
Replies: 881
Views: 196,574
Posted By bedelman
Made a donation to Amnesty International in Guy...

Made a donation to Amnesty International in Guy Betsy's honor.
Forum: Qatar Airways | Privilege Club Oct 24, 16, 9:05 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 977
Posted By bedelman
I have upcoming travel on QR and was wondering...

I have upcoming travel on QR and was wondering about the same questions. Would like to have access to stroller during transit at Doha. Found...
Forum: Qatar Airways | Privilege Club Oct 22, 16, 12:07 pm
Replies: 76
Views: 5,229
Posted By bedelman
Suspect it's due to QR's hub banking at DOH. ...

Suspect it's due to QR's hub banking at DOH. Current schedule leaves DOH at a time that matches lots of inbound connections, and arrives DOH in time for lots of outbound connections. Shorten the...
Forum: Qatar Airways | Privilege Club Oct 19, 16, 9:43 am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,602
Posted By bedelman
I am looking at Qbiz and was disappointed to read...

I am looking at Qbiz and was disappointed to read the above. Sky Fly's 60% credit rate is disheartening, as is the prospect of emails not getting replies.

My own early experience with Qbiz: I...
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