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UA: LAX-SIN $384 RT (17520mi, 2.2cpm)

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Date - Segment - Handle

11/1 - LAX - SIN - westleyl
11/1 - LAX - SIN - bsdstone
11/2 - LAX - SIN - irelayer
11/2 - LAX - SIN - EbonyTatas
11/2 - LAX - SIN - Asknorm
11/2 - LAX - SIN - UnitedHeavy
11/2 - LAX - SIN - cocktailsfirst
11/2 - LAX - SIN - UAL
11/2 - LAX - SIN - UA Mike
11/3 - SIN - LAX - westleyl
11/3 - SIN - LAX - bsdstone
11/4 - LAX - SIN - pscabrea
11/4 - SIN - LAX - UAL
11/5 - LAX - SIN - paagal
11/5 - SIN - LAX - irelayer
11/5 - SIN - LAX - EbonyTatas
11/5 - SIN - LAX - Asknorm
11/5 - SIN - LAX - UnitedHeavy
11/5 - SIN - LAX - cocktails first
11/5 - SIN - LAX - UA Mike
11/6 - SIN - LAX - pscabrea
11/7 - SFO - SIN - rbAA
11/8 - SIN - LAX - paagal12
11/8 - LAX - SIN - kmcarter
11/8 - SIN - LAX - paagal12
11/9 - LAX - SIN - SeanTek
11/10 - LAX - SIN - bthumme
11/10 - SIN - LAX - kmcarter
11/12 - SIN - SFO - bthumme
11/12 - SIN - LAX - paagal12
11/19 - SIN - LAX - SeanTek
11/20 - SFO - SIN - jqlx
11/20 - LAX-SIN - GDL
11/22 - LAX - SIN - 985X
11/22 - LAX - SIN - colinary
11/23 - SIN - LAX - jqlx
11/23 SIN-LAX - GDL
11/24 - SIN - LAX - 985X
11/28 - LAX - SIN - capreppie
11/28 LAX-SIN - GDL
11/29 EWR - LAX - SIN - dnpierson1
11/30 SIN-LAX - GDL
12/4 - SIN-LAX - colinary
12/4 - SIN - LAX - EWR
12/5 - SIN - LAX - capreppie
12/5 - LAX - SIN - rojo
12/7 - SFO - SIN - jjmoore
12/10 - SIN - LAX - jjmoore
12/11 - SIN - LAX - rojo
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Old Nov 26, 17, 12:36 am
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Originally Posted by ftfmdtw View Post
I apologize for the inaccurate miles number.. I just wanted to point out that the math was correct, but based on an incorrect assumption. I would go by the number of miles as indicated by the original poster.rather than edit my post to hopefully obviate any further confusion.
Hah, I was just teasing you. 😛

600mi on a 22k+ mileage itinerary is basically irrelevant in the grand scheme of things anyway.
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Old Nov 26, 17, 3:38 am
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Originally Posted by Kmxu View Post
5 x 228896 = 1,144,480. My math is correct.
No, sire. Each trip accumulates at 22K. You calxulatef a trip at 228K each (10 times actual PQM).
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Old Nov 27, 17, 10:22 am
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Here are the official posted distances:
LAX-SIN - 8,770
SIN-SFO - 8,444

So with the popular LAX-SIN-LAX, That's 17,540 plus your feeder flights.
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Old Dec 2, 17, 4:30 pm
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Originally Posted by BThumme View Post
Here are the official posted distances:
LAX-SIN - 8,770
SIN-SFO - 8,444

So with the popular LAX-SIN-LAX, That's 17,540 plus your feeder flights.
You could potentially get 8,944 each way out of LAX if you SDC via the SFO flight (8,444+500).
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Old Dec 2, 17, 7:27 pm
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Originally Posted by mr8 View Post
You could potentially get 8,944 each way out of LAX if you SDC via the SFO flight (8,444+500).
You certainly could, but only if the cheaper fare classes are available. My departure on Thursday this coming week is nearly full... only M and up available. The UA37 LAX-SIN is somewhat better, but S, T, L, K are not available, which would prevent SDC. The departure date will significantly impact this ability.
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Old Dec 3, 17, 12:19 am
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Did SFO-LAX-SIN-LAX-SFO for 18540 miles on Nov 18-27th.
I put in for upgrades and rode 16C in E+ to SIN(no upgrade) and seat 5K(upgrade +$600) on the way back.
Finish the year at 112K.
Since it was 8 days on the ground to get a ticket price I wanted , and I did this last year, .....this year I went to HKT for 5 days.
SIN-HKT-SIN on scoot airlines for 150$
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Old Dec 4, 17, 4:02 pm
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Originally Posted by ChrisHaynesUSA View Post
Did SFO-LAX-SIN-LAX-SFO for 18540 miles on Nov 18-27th.
I put in for upgrades and rode 16C in E+ to SIN(no upgrade) and seat 5K(upgrade +$600) on the way back.
Finish the year at 112K.
Since it was 8 days on the ground to get a ticket price I wanted , and I did this last year, .....this year I went to HKT for 5 days.
SIN-HKT-SIN on scoot airlines for 150$
Y -> J upgrade buy-up was at check-in, or did you upfare a few days earlier?
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Old Dec 5, 17, 10:41 am
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Originally Posted by jjmoore View Post
You certainly could, but only if the cheaper fare classes are available. My departure on Thursday this coming week is nearly full... only M and up available. The UA37 LAX-SIN is somewhat better, but S, T, L, K are not available, which would prevent SDC. The departure date will significantly impact this ability.
They were giving me the option to do the SDC in the united app both ways when I did it a few weeks ago. I stuck with my original flights as I didn't need the extra PQMs.

FYI, you should be able to access the united app and united.com for free in flight if you want to make any seat changes or do an SDC.
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Just finished my run yesterday... went very well. Spent the 24 hour layover doing some things in Singapore that I didn't get to when I was there over the summer... very nice weather too.
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