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Old May 2, 19, 12:49 pm
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drewguy
 
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Originally Posted by escapefromphl View Post
Maybe they wait until they have historical data on how many last minute seats they sell before releasing. Seems a bit heavy handed though?
Yes. Good programming would say "we have only once in 500 flights sold 10+ biz seats to AMS in the last 24 hours from any US airport, so release the other 10"
Bad programming says "so you're saying there's a chance?"
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