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Old Jun 20, 17, 5:54 am
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Originally Posted by onlysuites View Post
I needed a certain date which was showing as open on EF. Called up EY for a few days and they did not see the seats. Kept on calling as this was the date I needed and finally got a good operator who waitlisted me. Took a day but the flights got confirmed. It seems the long hauls are not "shown" to EY anymore. But waitlisting seemed to work for me.

If you are looking for a certain flight which is available for points on UA ask them to waitlist you as a "good" operator can. If its available it should push through and come up as available within a day.

BTW flew that flight recently and the load was only us and 2 others. Never seen a flight so quiet. Economy was full.
This is on Brussels airlines?
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