Upgrading to La Premiére

Old Jan 13, 19, 1:01 am
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Originally Posted by johan rebel View Post
With an F cabin?
Yes, I guess it was B777-200 back in 2006. The J cabin had those old uncomfortable seats, 6 in a row.

Originally Posted by NickB View Post
Indeed but that particular demographic would not fly in F anyway (at normal F prices) whether on AF or anybody else, precisely because F never represents "value for money".
Then what does it represent?
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Old Jan 13, 19, 4:59 am
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Originally Posted by NickB View Post
I suspect that the prospect of having to go first to Moscow and source some caviar from a market before boarding one's flight from CDG to LAX might be regarded by some flyers as perhaps a little inconvenient.
For a mileage/XP run, that could be fun
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Old Jan 13, 19, 5:20 am
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Originally Posted by Goldorak View Post

For a mileage/XP run, that could be fun
That's the Pékin Express version of mileage running.
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Old Jan 13, 19, 5:31 am
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Originally Posted by chil View Post
Then what does it represent?
F class represents a nicer travel experience than J, albeit at a cost which is usually disproportionate to the increase in the quality of the travel experience. F is primarily targeted at travelers for whom price is not a major determinant in purchasing decisions rather than at travelers looking to extract maximum value for their money.
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Old Jan 15, 19, 11:41 am
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Originally Posted by NickB View Post
F class represents a nicer travel experience than J, albeit at a cost which is usually disproportionate to the increase in the quality of the travel experience. F is primarily targeted at travelers for whom price is not a major determinant in purchasing decisions rather than at travelers looking to extract maximum value for their money.
Exactly and on most AF aircraft, there are 4 P seats
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Old Jan 16, 19, 7:39 am
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Originally Posted by fly747first View Post
on most AF aircraft, there are 4 P seats
on most AF aircraft, there are 0 P seats.

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Old Mar 3, 20, 2:04 pm
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To put a recent data point in this thread, my wife and I were booked MIA-CDG on A380 in business. Tickets purchased with FB miles. I’m FB Explorer and never used FB except to book this flight with miles transferred from AMEX.

I was offered upgrades to La Premiere for around USD 2,200 each at online check in. Obviously declined.
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Old Mar 5, 20, 11:24 pm
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2.2k is a 'deal'. My CDG-SIN recently was an 'exceptional offer' for almost $5,000.
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Old Mar 6, 20, 2:05 am
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I asked the gate agent what the price was and it dropped to $1,600 something. Will see if the return pricing acts the same way.
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