AF Boarding priority/zone/process

Old May 30, 19, 12:22 pm
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AF Boarding priority/zone/process

I try to find information on the Air France boarding priority.
On Delta, the boarding is clearly explain (on the website).
I find only about Sky priority is boarding more early, but nothing more.
It is faster line than Sky priority ?
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Old May 30, 19, 2:08 pm
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SkyPriority is divided in 2 zones: Zone 1 (Business) and Zone 2 (non-business SkyPriority eligible pax). Zone 1 obviously boards before Zone 2. This was a great move by AF because when everyone was lumped into a single SkyPriority line, on flights like JFK-CDG the single line was very long.

OT: Why is it so hard to understand that even though one could be SkyPriority there could be at least 50 passengers in front of you? It's a common occurrence at JFK that just before boarding, the SP line is very long and latecomers cannot believe that the line is very long and try to cut in front of the line. Last time this happened, I looked at a couple who tried to cut in front of me and asked them if they understood that there were at least 70 passengers in Affairs. They said they had Priority over the Priority line. I kindly told them that if they were Ultimate, they had my sympathy and could stand in front of me (They were clueless about Ultimate) and also if they were flying in First Class and decided to go to the gate by themselves, I also had sympathy for them (They didn't know there was a class above Business). So they ended up cutting in front of someone else.
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Old May 30, 19, 6:50 pm
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Originally Posted by SDQBound View Post
OT: Why is it so hard to understand that even though one could be SkyPriority there could be at least 50 passengers in front of you? It's a common occurrence at JFK that just before boarding, the SP line is very long and latecomers cannot believe that the line is very long and try to cut in front of the line. Last time this happened, I looked at a couple who tried to cut in front of me and asked them if they understood that there were at least 70 passengers in Affairs. They said they had Priority over the Priority line. I kindly told them that if they were Ultimate, they had my sympathy and could stand in front of me (They were clueless about Ultimate) and also if they were flying in First Class and decided to go to the gate by themselves, I also had sympathy for them (They didn't know there was a class above Business). So they ended up cutting in front of someone else.
You are entirely right of course, but the usual problem every SP-eligible pax is facing all the time is that the SP lines are poorly checked and so itís frequent to have 30-40% of non-eligible pax in this line, hence a frustrating experience and some pax trying to cut the line (not an excuse of course).
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Old May 30, 19, 6:52 pm
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Originally Posted by SDQBound View Post
SkyPriority is divided in 2 zones: Zone 1 (Business) and Zone 2 (non-business SkyPriority eligible pax).
Zone 1 is also for Ultimate, Club2000/Skipper irrespective of their class of travel.
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Originally Posted by Goldorak View Post

Zone 1 is also for Ultimate, Club2000/Skipper irrespective of their class of travel.
Yes, but at some stations they only put Zone 1 (Business) so that's why I put it that way, but you are totally right.
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Will be write the same on my boarding pass if I use my AF Platinum or my Sky Miles (Delta) Diamonds, ( will, be write "Zone 2")
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Will be write the same on my boarding pass if I use my AF Platinum or my Sky Miles (Delta) Diamonds, ( will, be write "Zone 2")
Yes, it will show Zone 2.
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