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Old May 2, 19, 12:44 pm
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Originally Posted by warakorn View Post
Maximizing and protecting revenues?
Except, I don't think it really does anything of the sort, because they're going to clear upgrades anyway, and anyone who had booked economy saver (which is wide open) could waitlist for I and expect to clear also.

The only caveat is that waitlist requests aren't allowed within 24 hours of departure, but if you wanted to take a chance on tomorrow's flight, you could (although tomorrow's flight is booked 42/48).

I think it's just an oversight on the part of revenue management.
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