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Unofficial AC PNR Viewing Tool (cowtool)

Old Jan 7, 2022, 12:33 am
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Feature Requests / Bug Reports
  • More direct links to partner airline "manage booking" pages
  • For points bookings, show how many points were used
  • Sometimes when you have UN segments, it doesn't show the entire PNR
  • How about a one tool using the other: PNR lookup tool could show R space available Y/N if pax isn't already upgraded.
  • Can seat # be a clickable link to carrier manage booking/seat?
  • Display ticket create date/time, helpful to know when reticketed due to schedule change.
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Unofficial AC PNR Viewing Tool (cowtool)

Old Jan 15, 2023, 1:46 pm
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Originally Posted by canadiancow
Pretty sure I posted about that already, but I can't seem to access them any more, and it makes the assumption that if there's no explicit reference available, then it uses 1A. I guess I should just add a warning above that section for now.
They don't seem to come up on the AC website anymore either. Probably why.
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Old Jan 16, 2023, 2:45 pm
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For saving PNRs, what information do you want displayed in your list of PNRs?

ABC123 / Kennedy - Load PNR Link - Delete Link - Jan 22 SFO-NYC // Feb 1 NYC-FRA // Feb 10 FRA-SFO

Something like that? More? Less?
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Old Jan 16, 2023, 2:56 pm
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Originally Posted by canadiancow
For saving PNRs, what information do you want displayed in your list of PNRs?

ABC123 / Kennedy - Load PNR Link - Delete Link - Jan 22 SFO-NYC // Feb 1 NYC-FRA // Feb 10 FRA-SFO

Something like that? More? Less?
That'd all be useful. Just for kicks, maybe some AE related stats like total SQM/SQD for the PNR?
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Old Jan 16, 2023, 3:53 pm
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Nowhere near done, but this is roughly what it will look like. I might change the format a bit once I have it saving a bunch of my PNRs.
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Old Jan 16, 2023, 4:42 pm
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Originally Posted by canadiancow
Nowhere near done, but this is roughly what it will look like. I might change the format a bit once I have it saving a bunch of my PNRs.
Looks good! Thanks for the enhancement to the cowtool :0
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Old Jan 16, 2023, 7:39 pm
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Originally Posted by canadiancow
Nowhere near done, but this is roughly what it will look like. I might change the format a bit once I have it saving a bunch of my PNRs.
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Woah, can't wait to have all stats at end of year!
this is awesome!
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Old Jan 16, 2023, 7:44 pm
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Originally Posted by theBeachBoy
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Woah, can't wait to have all stats at end of year!
this is awesome!
So you're saying I shouldn't automatically delete them when they're flown?

But I agree, who needs a spreadsheet when you can track them this way. That would be useful.

Ugh now you're making me want to tally the SQx by year...

​​​​​​Though that won't help for something like a UA flight on a UA PNR... but I guess I could let you type in "other SQx". You'd also need a way to exclude a PNR from the calculation if you're managing someone else's.
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Old Jan 16, 2023, 7:52 pm
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Originally Posted by canadiancow
So you're saying I shouldn't automatically delete them when they're flown?

But I agree, who needs a spreadsheet when you can track them this way. That would be useful.

Ugh now you're making me want to tally the SQx by year...
If it's possible to detect which tickets used PR's, then you're only one step away from adding a prompt for the expiry date too....

You do know that we're eventually going to get you to create a better front end for the entire AC interface, right? You could call it cowbot
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Old Jan 16, 2023, 7:59 pm
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Originally Posted by canadiancow
So you're saying I shouldn't automatically delete them when they're flown?

But I agree, who needs a spreadsheet when you can track them this way. That would be useful.

Ugh now you're making me want to tally the SQx by year...

​​​​​​Though that won't help for something like a UA flight on a UA PNR... but I guess I could let you type in "other SQx". You'd also need a way to exclude a PNR from the calculation if you're managing someone else's.
Perhaps this should be a separate tool that can pull info from the PNR tool, kind of the like the PNR viewer-SQx calculator relationship? So you can view AC PNRs at the PNR viewer, but if you want to keep track of broader stats, you could pull in info from the PNR viewer, but also do that entirely without the PNR viewer?
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Old Jan 16, 2023, 7:59 pm
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I could certainly allow you to type in an expiry date on any booking...
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Old Jan 16, 2023, 8:00 pm
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Originally Posted by canopus27
If it's possible to detect which tickets used PR's, then you're only one step away from adding a prompt for the expiry date too....

You do know that we're eventually going to get you to create a better front end for the entire AC interface, right? You could call it cowbot
Personally, I would prefer a text-based interface. Probably I am too old.
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Old Jan 16, 2023, 8:05 pm
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Originally Posted by Changeup2000
Personally, I would prefer a text-based interface. Probably I am too old.
I think that's what I said: a better front end for the entire AC interface
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Old Jan 17, 2023, 2:24 pm
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That looks great!
Perhaps an "archive" of flown PNR's (for the calendar year) that can be toggled to display or hide? Below open or future PNR's.
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Old Jan 17, 2023, 2:46 pm
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Okay I've updated all the links to the new tool. It has a couple minor improvements over the old one (I fixed an issue or two), but all future changes will only be on the new one, and I'll take the old one offline in a month or so.
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Old Jan 17, 2023, 8:13 pm
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Things are coming along...

I think once the delete link works, and I actually have a checkbox for whether to save it (right now it just saves all of mine), it'll be done.

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