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Old Jan 11, 17, 2:24 am
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Aa: $564 syd-lax/las/slc

spring and summer, wide open. ~A$800.

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3.6cpm

also available to sea, atl, msp

delta/virgin will probably respond so keep an eye
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Old Jan 11, 17, 4:45 am
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SWU eligible I presume? just making sure
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12 month maximum stay, no minimum stay, but outbound from SYD must begin by June 8 it appears.
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Old Jan 11, 17, 12:42 pm
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Thanks.

Any chance they'll offer the reverse for the same price?

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Old Jan 11, 17, 2:47 pm
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12 month maximum stay, no minimum stay, but outbound from SYD must begin by June 8 it appears.
This makes the prospect of going to OZ fest a bit more interesting...for sure...

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Any chance they'll offer the reverse for the same price?
Sure, but the chance is .00000001% or less.
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Old Jan 11, 17, 2:58 pm
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Originally Posted by PV_Premier View Post
This makes the prospect of going to OZ fest a bit more interesting...for sure...
It is available for leaving SYD on Monday, May the 29th (of course this also arrives into USA on that day local LAX time). I had this departure date with returns in November to Australia pricing out without issue.

I should note on the outbound dates, that I did not check for dates leaving after June.
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I should note on the outbound dates, that I did not check for dates leaving after June.
It's available in August and November as well at higher price $596ai. I wish the calendar was open out a few more weeks into December/January. I need a US->OZ ticket for around December 15, but currently the booking calendar stops on the 8th.
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12 month maximum stay, no minimum stay, but outbound from SYD must begin by June 8 it appears.
Slightly unrelated, but how would you get a Visa for 12 months in Australia? Or would you just fly back and forth between NZ to keep it active?
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Old Jan 11, 17, 4:26 pm
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Slightly unrelated, but how would you get a Visa for 12 months in Australia? Or would you just fly back and forth between NZ to keep it active?
The fare is SYD-USA, not USA-SYD, so there would not be a 12 month stay in AU.

As far as Americans are concerned this fare is basically useful to fly this way:

Award ticket one way US->AU

Paid round trip AU->US->AU nested dates

Award ticket AU->US

It is a nice way to stretch two one way award tickets into two visits to AU for relatively little investment in $.
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Originally Posted by keitherson View Post
spring and summer, wide open. ~A$800.

OLE0A9D1

3.6cpm

also available to sea, atl, msp

delta/virgin will probably respond so keep an eye
Perhaps if the geniuses at AA would recognize that passengers find the 10-across "sardine can" seating on their 77Ws unsuitable for a 7500 mile flight (especially when the competition have their 777s configured at 9 across) they could actually sell Economy tickets at a profitable rate instead of having to give them away at 3.6 cpm.
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Old Jan 16, 17, 7:32 pm
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Looking to depart SYD-ATL on March 31/April 1st - not seeing anything similar - is this deal dead?
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Sure, but the chance is .00000001% or less.
DL/VA/UA did LAX/SFO-SYD for $400-$600 last year june/july, so keep your eyes out?
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