Who Gives Out More Incorrect Info: AA Reps or FTers?

 
Old Nov 6, 13, 11:57 am
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Who Gives Out More Incorrect Info: AA Reps or FTers?

This question came up in a thread and it sounds interesting enough for a discussion.

Who gives out more incorrect info: AA reps, or your friendly neighborhood Flyertalkers?

You'all can define the parameters of the question.

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Old Nov 6, 13, 2:03 pm
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I would say AA. If someone posts something wrong on FT, usually in a few minutes there is another poster who will correct it.

AAgents sometimes seem to make up the rules as they go. And there is nobody there to call them out when they something wrong.

Many AAgents don't know about this policy:
http://www.aa.com/i18n/agency/Bookin...tkt_policy.jsp

Or they continue to claim that fuel surcharges on BA are a "tax" charged by the British government.
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Old Nov 6, 13, 3:19 pm
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AA reps, hands down.
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Old Nov 6, 13, 3:39 pm
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It's quite a contest and neither side will relent.
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Old Nov 6, 13, 3:42 pm
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AA reps try to end the discussion. FTers try to drag it out forever
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Old Nov 6, 13, 5:32 pm
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If you ask on MP or TB, certainly FT.
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Old Nov 6, 13, 6:21 pm
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For me,with loads of information here that it helped me to HELP the AA reps to guide in the right direction.I would say FTers.
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Old Nov 6, 13, 6:22 pm
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Originally Posted by vasantn View Post
AA reps, hands down.
You need to qualify that statement. EXP Agents - more often than not. The general agents - what are you smoking?
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Old Nov 6, 13, 6:28 pm
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Originally Posted by linglingfool View Post
If you ask on MP or TB, certainly FT.
What is/are MP or TB?
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Old Nov 6, 13, 6:56 pm
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FT has the benefit of having hundreds (and thousands) of interested frequent fliers respond. it really isn't a fair contest - kinda like an AAgent competing vs. IBM Watson
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Old Nov 6, 13, 7:07 pm
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I would say AA representative
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Old Nov 6, 13, 7:17 pm
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Originally Posted by HNL View Post
You need to qualify that statement. EXP Agents - more often than not. The general agents - what are you smoking?
The question was: Who gives out more incorrect information?
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Old Nov 6, 13, 8:29 pm
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And my question...

is who cares about the answer to this unanswerable question.
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Old Nov 6, 13, 8:48 pm
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Originally Posted by vasantn View Post
The question was: Who gives out more incorrect information?
Well if you put it that way....
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Old Nov 6, 13, 9:31 pm
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As this thread is entirely hypothetical, has no actual relationship to flying, earning miles or otherwise dealing with AA and is bound to lead to a lot of metadiscussion and is off topic for this airline forum, it will now rest.

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