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Old May 21, 13, 12:18 pm
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Good Deal Premium Fares 2013

Old Aug 28, 13, 8:09 pm
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EI have joined the turkey day sales, best is JFK-DUB RT at $1545, Nov 24th-Dec4th
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Old Aug 28, 13, 9:17 pm
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Can book SFO-ATL-MGA on DL for $701 AI with a few assorted dates through March. Sample dates 3/17-3/19. Domestic legs in A, international legs in Z.
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Old Aug 29, 13, 8:38 am
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Originally Posted by hamburglar
That's a pretty good deal to MGA! Thanks!
Indeed it is. That fare can be found all the way up to and through July 2014! After that, it looks like it almost doubles.

I've found the historical average fare in Y is around $500, but does anyone know what the average fare is for J/F on say, the SEA-MGA route?
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Old Aug 29, 13, 9:51 am
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Originally Posted by BradnerBoy
Indeed it is. That fare can be found all the way up to and through July 2014! After that, it looks like it almost doubles.

I've found the historical average fare in Y is around $500, but does anyone know what the average fare is for J/F on say, the SEA-MGA route?
How did you find historical fare for Y? Btw, this fare is sometimes cheaper than economy! Crazy.
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Old Aug 29, 13, 9:52 am
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Originally Posted by hamburglar
How did you find historical fare for Y? Btw, this fare is sometimes cheaper than economy! Crazy.
+1, how do you find historical fares? It is of great curiosity to me.
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Old Aug 29, 13, 9:53 am
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Originally Posted by hamburglar
How did you find historical fare for Y? Btw, this fare is sometimes cheaper than economy! Crazy.
I Googled "historical airfares" and found this site http://www.faredetective.com/farehistory/
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Old Aug 29, 13, 9:56 am
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Originally Posted by BradnerBoy
I Googled "historical airfares" and found this site http://www.faredetective.com/farehistory/
Nice find, thanks! RGN-YMQ doesn't pull up any data, but yeah, lots of data there besides that
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Old Aug 29, 13, 11:43 am
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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.

Can't find this on aa.com. sample dates?
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Old Aug 29, 13, 12:55 pm
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Originally Posted by BradnerBoy
I've found the historical average fare in Y is around $500, but does anyone know what the average fare is for J/F on say, the SEA-MGA route?
In my experience, Seattle to Central America business fares are usually around $1200 though occasionally some destinations (such as GUA or SAP) would come down to the mid $800s or $900s. Generally I found it better to position in a city with better business fares.

Seattle to Managua for ~ $700, SAP for ~ $800, and other Central American cities for around $1000 is nice. Colombian cities were also temporally around $1000 though they are back to the ~1300 range now.
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Old Aug 29, 13, 1:37 pm
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Beautiful! We have been meaning to get to MGA, and just booked 2 A/I fares DCA-MIA-MGA for $640.90!

Thanks!!! ^
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Old Aug 29, 13, 1:42 pm
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Also found SAP (San Pedro Sula) for about 580 ai. That's the cheapest city in central america that I found.
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Old Aug 29, 13, 2:51 pm
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AA Business class YVR-EZE $3255
Sample dates Jan.11-25.
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Old Aug 30, 13, 1:52 pm
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Originally Posted by zagy
TK BUD - YYZ K class for 1.140 with lots of availability even into 2014
Can't find any fare like that in October though
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Old Aug 31, 13, 12:02 am
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Originally Posted by Merlin666
Can't find any fare like that in October though
it's still available: check on matrix
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Old Sep 1, 13, 5:52 am
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Originally Posted by usmark24
Nice price on TK ... CAI-KUL-CAI lots of dates in BIZ for 907e and more hope someone can use this . Comparing this price with the ones from EU it's great deal for *A .
I booked for Mrs Terbang and myself. Price at OTA was 890 pp in J. With roughly 18.000 Miles at M+M it is 4.9ct per mile.
Thank's for the reporting.
Now to find an attractive way to get from AMS to CAI (logistic/price/quality).

Any suggestions??
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