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Old Apr 12, 18, 11:29 am
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emcampbe
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Originally Posted by zagat2 View Post
Hello. I have a saver biz awards ticket on Farelock for 7 days. It ends tomorrow but I am still not 100% certain on my plans. Is there a way to extend the Farelock period? And/or the awards ticket is still available at the same mileage level; do I reserve a second ticket at that mileage level and use forelock on that ticket so I gain another few days that way (i.e. have two tickets on hold and let the first one go?) I did reserve the best seat I wanted on the first one, tho... any advice?
if you think you will know within 24 hours, you still have the option to purchase at the end and do a few-free refund within 24 hours.

Honestly, letting you hold for 7 days is pretty generous (even with a fee). Rightly so, no way to extend. You can always set up and pay for a new 7 day farelock, if the saver award is still available, but make sure you cancel the old one right after. This thread has reports of UA canceling reservations when one has more than one farelock with the same flight in it.
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