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Old May 21, 13, 12:18 pm
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Old Sep 27, 13, 7:56 pm
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Originally Posted by mherdeg
Strange but true. The routing rules I see on a DL fare PVD-SEA (QA07A0SP) are
PVD-ATL/CVG/DTT/MEM/MSP/SLC/NYC/BOS/SEA/RDU-SEA

Also a bit weird to see PVD-RDU in there. I think American once operated that route (as American Eagle?) but, no one operates it right now.

If DL did happen to publish a "direct flight" (same flight number) from PVD-xxx-RDU or PVD-xxx-BOS, that would be eligible for this routing rule, but I don't see any flights like that in October 2013.
I figure it's a copy/paste job, but if that is the case, I would expect to see LAX as a cxn point too.

Of course, neither of you picked up on:

PVD-ATL/CVG/DTT/MEM/MSP/SLC/NYC/BOS/SEA/RDU-SEA

Also, there are fares filed for slightly higher pricing all the way through April, but for some reason they aren't bookable. Don't know what the restriction it is hitting though.

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Old Sep 28, 13, 8:32 am
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Not sure how much of a good deal it is cause I usually fly LH or LO but price wise it compares to LO premium economy:

WAW-ORD through LHR (other cities in the US possible) business class - 6390 PLN -> 2040 USD. Sample dates 10 OCT to 14 OCT. Well, if BA keeps these prices and LH keeps downgrading their miles for Y product then I am showing them middle finger.

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Old Sep 28, 13, 8:52 am
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Originally Posted by outgoing
Not sure how much of a good deal it is cause I usually fly LH or LO but price wise it compares to LO premium economy:

WAW-ORD through LHR (other cities in the US possible) business class - 6390 PLN -> 2040 USD. Sample dates 10 OCT to 14 OCT. Well, if BA keeps these prices and LH keeps downgrading their miles for Y product then I am showing them middle finger.
And Y+ is about 1000 USD WAW-ORD/NYC.
I think it's promotional though, booking by 3rd October?
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Old Oct 1, 13, 2:06 am
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QR MLE-JFK books into D-class

Found this fare on ITA:

MLE-DOH-JFK-DOH-MLE for 2350 USD

It is available on QR website.

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Old Oct 1, 13, 7:12 am
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Originally Posted by KU104
Found this fare on ITA:

MLE-DOH-JFK-DOH-MLE for 2350 USD

It is available on QR website.
does it work in reverse?
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Old Oct 1, 13, 8:54 am
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Originally Posted by merc1234
does it work in reverse?
Doesn't appear to. Sample dates for the MLE-DOH-JFK fare? Not seeing that at $2350 either.
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Old Oct 1, 13, 8:57 am
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Originally Posted by merc1234
does it work in reverse?
FYI International fares hardly ever work in reverse.
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Old Oct 1, 13, 9:22 am
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Not seeing either. MH has some fares thorugh KUL/NRT/LAX that seem to price at the high 2k mark.
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Old Oct 1, 13, 9:28 am
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Originally Posted by Katzz
CAI-BKK 768 on EY business class. A bit lower than usual.
Probably due to the local currency depreciation
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Old Oct 1, 13, 9:34 am
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Originally Posted by patchan8984
Not seeing either. MH has some fares thorugh KUL/NRT/LAX that seem to price at the high 2k mark.
+1 just seeing ~4k range
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Old Oct 1, 13, 9:47 am
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Originally Posted by merc1234
does it work in reverse?
Nope

Originally Posted by patchan8984
Not seeing either. MH has some fares thorugh KUL/NRT/LAX that seem to price at the high 2k mark.
Originally Posted by calvinoeh
+1 just seeing ~4k range
Originally Posted by steveholt
Doesn't appear to. Sample dates for the MLE-DOH-JFK fare? Not seeing that at $2350 either.
Dates through out Feb. on ITA it only works when booking for 2 passengers rather than 1. Don't really know why! Since an hour ago it started appearing on QR's website and a dummy booking goes all the way through the payment page. Some cheaper fares to LHR are there as well! Around $1350 RT per person. Again I'm only searching in Feb.

No stopover, just a 20hour layover though which is more than enough for DOH IMHO. You have to book as a return rather than a multi-city.

And as far as my experience with the PNH-DOH-SGN and HAN-DOH-BKK, I hope these don't get cancelled. Might pull the trigger on one tomorrow.
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Old Oct 1, 13, 9:57 am
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Originally Posted by KU104
Nope







Dates through out Feb. on ITA it only works when booking for 2 passengers rather than 1. Don't really know why! Since an hour ago it started appearing on QR's website and a dummy booking goes all the way through the payment page. Some cheaper fares to LHR are there as well! Around $1350 RT per person. Again I'm only searching in Feb.

No stopover, just a 20hour layover though which is more than enough for DOH IMHO. You have to book as a return rather than a multi-city.

And as far as my experience with the PNH-DOH-SGN and HAN-DOH-BKK, I hope these don't get cancelled. Might pull the trigger on one tomorrow.
I believe QR is doing a companion sale right now, which would explain why you need two people.

Here, from the QR forum: http://www.qatarairways.com/ro/en/of...nion-sale.page
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Old Oct 1, 13, 10:05 am
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Originally Posted by skunker
I believe QR is doing a companion sale right now, which would explain why you need two people.

Here, from the QR forum: http://www.qatarairways.com/ro/en/of...nion-sale.page
This makes a lot of sense now. Thanks!
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Old Oct 1, 13, 11:25 am
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Originally Posted by KU104
http://www.qatarairways.com/ro/en/of...nion-sale.page
This makes a lot of sense now. Thanks!
"Offer valid for travel from Bangladesh, Montreal, Malaysia, Maldives, Oman, Poland, Romania and Russia."

Ugh!!!
Too bad for those of us elsewhere!
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Old Oct 1, 13, 11:59 am
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Originally Posted by BumpMe!
"Offer valid for travel from Bangladesh, Montreal, Malaysia, Maldives, Oman, Poland, Romania and Russia."

Ugh!!!
Too bad for those of us elsewhere!
A FWIW example, YUL-MLE fare is CA$8958 for the first pax, CA$615 for the companion.
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