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Old Dec 6, 18, 3:20 pm
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Originally Posted by simons1 View Post
FA showed little interest in shifting the chap in my aisle seat, until I mentioned the magic word offload. The cabin supervisor was there within 60 seconds and the chap was on his way back faster than Usain Bolt.
Originally Posted by Proudelitist View Post
In those situations, you also have to consider the fact that the FA is not booting them because the pax is a non-rev and they know each other. It's not aways easy to find out, but it doesn't hurt to drop that you suspect so to the higher level crew.
Thank you both. Not that it happens often to me, but it sure could come in handy to know.

At which time can the airline no longer change your seat? I always thought it's when you pass the gate control.
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