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Old May 21, 13, 12:18 pm
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Old Aug 24, 13, 7:34 pm
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mostly through EOS. r/t a/i can be < 9 cpm and < 6 cpm based on 150% EQM.
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Old Aug 24, 13, 7:42 pm
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Originally Posted by cfischer
mostly through EOS. r/t a/i can be < 9 cpm and < 6 cpm based on 150% EQM.
Thank you for posting this. I have been waiting forever for a good fare to TGU, especially glad it is in biz. Might end up booking this on UA since AA doesn't give the bonus credit for J/F on the EQMs, just the EQPs.

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Old Aug 24, 13, 8:10 pm
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Originally Posted by cfischer
mostly through EOS. r/t a/i can be < 9 cpm and < 6 cpm based on 150% EQM.
Thanks, also same price out of EWR. However, requires connecting via IAD or DEN (with overnight) in order to get to the 6 cpm range. Still good find, lots of availability.
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Old Aug 25, 13, 1:59 pm
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Is TGU suitable for same day turnarounds?
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Old Aug 25, 13, 2:08 pm
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Originally Posted by tracon
Is TGU suitable for same day turnarounds?
Yes. It's not really set up for same-day turnarounds or even connections, but I was able to talk my way past immigration without paying the tourist fee by showing them my connecting itin. I had been on IAH-SJO, but got bumped to IAH-TGU on UA, TGU-SJO on CM.
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Old Aug 25, 13, 3:52 pm
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Old Aug 25, 13, 4:01 pm
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Originally Posted by tracon
Is TGU suitable for same day turnarounds?
I've never done a same day turn to TGU, since it's home. But, I'm sure you can make it work.

When you exit the jetbridge or walk in from the ramp (if your flight uses air stairs). The short hall takes you directly to the immigration hall. The departure/gate waiting area is blocked by glass doors. I'm not sure they'll allow you to walk to the gate area, unless you can talk your way in. Your best bet is an airline rep in this case.

If you do end up having to go through immigration, the process can be painfully slow at times. The lines get long fairly quickly as AA, DL, TA, CM, and UA all have international flights that arrive around the same time (or at the same time if any of them runs behind schedule). Once you clear immigration, customs will be a breeze since you wont be checking any bags. You then exit right to the check-in area. If you "enter" Honduras you may be required to pay the exit airport tax which is about $35. This will require for you to stop by the Banco La Fise window to get your tax receipt. Otherwise, security and immigration upstairs may not let you proceed to the gate.

Keep in mind that if your flight is running behind schedule, you will miss your return flight. There will be a pack of cleaners waiting on the ground, that will jump in and leave your 737/757 squeaky clean in less then 15 minutes. They'll start boarding right after that. They don't have to wait for catering or any other servicing. UA is the only airline that gets catered in TGU. All the other carriers are double catered from their hub.

If anyone has any questions, or need more info on TGU let me know.
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Old Aug 25, 13, 4:12 pm
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yyc-tgu $835
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Old Aug 25, 13, 5:52 pm
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Originally Posted by tracon
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yvr-tgu $817
yyc-tgu $835
yeg-tgu $799
yyz-tgu $899
yow-tgu $755

I think I`ve found a nice mileage run to get me to YYC...
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Old Aug 25, 13, 11:21 pm
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Emirates C,F ex Germany sales

http://www.emirates.com/de/english/d...ial_fares.aspx
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Old Aug 26, 13, 5:08 am
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Originally Posted by SensFan
yow-tgu $755

I think I`ve found a nice mileage run to get me to YYC...
Brilliant, thanks!
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Old Aug 26, 13, 5:10 am
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ADL for 2550 in J is a decent fare on EK. ^
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Old Aug 26, 13, 5:32 am
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Originally Posted by Wozza2404
ADL for 2550 in J is a decent fare on EK. ^
Even more so ADL for 4,599 in F, considering they're looking for 4,953 for SYD in J!!!
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Old Aug 26, 13, 5:55 am
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Can't get it to price on my phone, though. Keep getting an error message.
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Old Aug 26, 13, 5:56 am
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Originally Posted by Wozza2404
Can't get it to price on my phone, though. Keep getting an error message.
The prices are so out of line that I was wondering if it might be a simple pricing error on that page...

...but no, I've priced up DUS-ADL in First in January for €4603, and HAM-ADL in Business in Jan for €2997!
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