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Premium Economy IKK on Aeroplan now available

Old Nov 23, 2017, 1:43 pm
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Premium Economy IKK on Aeroplan now available

When I search for flight on Aeroplan and click the Priority Reward button, I'm seeing additional seats in PY that seem bookable.

For example, Jan 25 YVR-YYZ only shows PY availability when I click IKK button.
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Old Nov 23, 2017, 2:42 pm
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When did this happen ? I thought PE was not available for IKK
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Old Nov 23, 2017, 2:45 pm
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I'm just noticing this now.
You're correct that PE was not available for IKK previously.
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Old Nov 23, 2017, 2:45 pm
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"Enhancement leakage"
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Old Nov 23, 2017, 2:50 pm
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You would think that something positive would be announced rather than sneaking in.
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Old Nov 23, 2017, 3:03 pm
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Originally Posted by vernonc
You would think that something positive would be announced rather than sneaking in.
AC IT. They always ruin the surprise.
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Old Nov 23, 2017, 3:10 pm
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Nice to see this as it seemed like a gap in the program before. Surprising that they didn't make a big deal of it with an e-mail blast, but maybe IT just jumped the gun.
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Old Nov 23, 2017, 3:10 pm
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...mods can remove. observations based on flaky AE result.
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Old Nov 23, 2017, 3:14 pm
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Originally Posted by gregster
PY IKK appears to be available at the 50K level.
North America or international?
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Old Nov 23, 2017, 3:19 pm
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Originally Posted by Adam Smith
North America or international?
YYZ-YVR. I'm not sure if this is actually IKK though, as it doesn't show a priority icon. I saw no PY seats until I hit priority rewards, but now see PY for 20k and IKK Y at 25k. PY is not priced at IKK levels?

Edit - tried some more dates and it doesn't seem 50k gets true IKK PY. But there must be a glitch where I don't see any PY availability unless I hit the priority rewards button, which then returns regular PY seats.
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Old Nov 24, 2017, 9:18 am
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Originally Posted by gregster
YYZ-YVR. I'm not sure if this is actually IKK though, as it doesn't show a priority icon. I saw no PY seats until I hit priority rewards, but now see PY for 20k and IKK Y at 25k. PY is not priced at IKK levels?

Edit - tried some more dates and it doesn't seem 50k gets true IKK PY. But there must be a glitch where I don't see any PY availability unless I hit the priority rewards button, which then returns regular PY seats.
Phew we can all relax. Not a real enhancement, just another IT glitch.
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Old Nov 24, 2017, 12:27 pm
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actually Jumper Jack recently started a thread about this:

AE(or AC?) is locking select PE Award booking to Elite+ members only

and this behavior was actually mentioned by me last year as well:

International IKK question

so, nothing new.
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Old Dec 20, 2018, 4:07 pm
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Does anyone have any information on how this works?

As an experiment, I looked at a flight 2.5 days from now. It's
J9 C9 D9 Z9 P9 R9 (actual load 4/30, so 26 open)
O9 E9 N9 (actual load 2/21, so 19 open)
Y9 B9 M9 U9 H9 Q9 V9 W9 G9 S9 T9 L0 A0 K0 (actual load 202/247, so 45 open)

For redemption:
J regular (I): 0
PY regular ("N"): 0
Y regular (X): 0

J IKK: 8+
PY IKK: 0
Y IKK: 8+

So... is there really PY IKK? We're 60 hours from departure, PY is booked 2/21, both J and Y have at least 8 IKK (which is the max I can search for), but PY is 0.
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Old Dec 21, 2018, 7:28 pm
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Originally Posted by canadiancow
So... is there really PY IKK?
I don't think so. I haven't had access to true loads, but I have never seen PY IKK space, even on flights where I can IKK several J and Y seats and there quite a few PY for sale.
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