Old Sep 16, 05, 1:25 pm
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Originally Posted by mtacchi
Yep. Had a resv. ticketed 1 hr prior to departure. Showed up at gate in ANC. Agent had F filled already, put me on the later flight and said deal with it. No involuntary bump compensation, she wouldn't even discuss it. Handed me my new BP and said take it or leave it.

This on a paid $770 OW F class ticket.
For future reference to all those who may be affected. Having a reservation and an OPEN paper ticket issued by another airline is not the same as a "ticketed reservation".

Until said open ticket is attached to the reservation, what you have is a basically a voucher worth $770 and an unticketed reservation. As the reservation was unticketed, its entirely feasible that between the time of the call 1 hour prior to departure and the actual time the open ticket was presented to "pay" for said reservation, the seat had been taken to accomodate an already ticketed passenger.
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