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Old Jan 17, 12, 10:04 pm
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smashr
 
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Originally Posted by jjclancy View Post
#1 Have a bit of hidden-city fun.
BTR on the outbound, SYR/ROA on the inbound.
Nice, you just saved >$1000 and got the nonstops.

#2 "Connect" on UACO in MCI/MCO by joining two cheap fares on a single ticket.
Nice, you just saved >$1000 and earned double EQMs.
Thanks for the tips. I messed around with BTR a bit thinking I could take my meeting during my 'layover' in IAH, but looks like there is a fare break with more than a 4 hour connection, which would make it tight.

Not sure if this is worth risking a true hidden city scenario.
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