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[FARE GONE] Va: Dfw-mel $172 ai

[FARE GONE] Va: Dfw-mel $172 ai

Old Oct 30, 17, 5:03 pm
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[FARE GONE] Va: Dfw-mel $172 ai

Posted on TFD. Obviously a mistake fare, so we'll see if it gets honored. Priceline tickets are processing but don't have a ticket number yet. Available through May with some missing weeks.
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Old Oct 30, 17, 5:09 pm
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Books into Q, which should earn 100% MQM on DL.
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Old Oct 30, 17, 5:23 pm
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My garbage OTA booking has been processed but says it may take 24 hours to "book"...so we'll see. I don't have much faith in this at all. The only thing that DOES give me some hope is that Branson is the top guy at Virgin so they might have a corporate culture cool enough to say "our bad, we'll let you fly, just no changes or upgrades". I had the same thought with the ANA mistake, just that ANA is classy enough to honor it. Worked out fine for those buyers!

Fingers crossed.
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Old Oct 30, 17, 5:26 pm
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don't have much faith in this. booked with Priceline. booking went through, but haven't gotten an email and they already pulled it. anybody get an email?
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Old Oct 30, 17, 5:28 pm
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Originally Posted by maddie5218 View Post
don't have much faith in this. booked with Priceline. booking went through, but haven't gotten an email and they already pulled it. anybody get an email?
Priceline as well and no email yet. Got the booking code and the flights show up on Virgins site but the price is blank.
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Old Oct 30, 17, 5:31 pm
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Still bookable on Virgin Australia's website for $280 return
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Old Oct 30, 17, 5:33 pm
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Also works to SYD, maybe more destinations.
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Old Oct 30, 17, 5:46 pm
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Got mine for $0 base fare and $150.49 in taxes....we'll see I guess

Do have a Virgin Australia confirmation number and it works in their website, no idea if ticketed though
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Old Oct 30, 17, 5:47 pm
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Originally Posted by steveholt View Post
Books into Q, which should earn 100% MQM on DL.
I saw $303 on PL & GF with DL metal on the return TPAC leg (SYD-LAX) not sure if that earns less or more
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Old Oct 30, 17, 5:49 pm
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Originally Posted by wyoming007 View Post
Priceline as well and no email yet. Got the booking code and the flights show up on Virgins site but the price is blank.
same happening for me.
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Old Oct 30, 17, 5:52 pm
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I received an email and flight is ticketed. I paid $280 a ticket for my dates.
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Old Oct 30, 17, 5:56 pm
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I booked an early december trip immediately on seeing this.

Not ticketed yet, just have the priceline confirmation. I am in for $184.06, and crossing my fingers.

I can still find it on virgin's site for $303.
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Old Oct 30, 17, 5:59 pm
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Virgin Australia has 24 hour cancellation policy for departures from the US. I booked 6 itins and got eticket numbers for all of them. Can't seem to book via click through from Google Flights now.
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Old Oct 30, 17, 5:59 pm
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No ticket number or even confirmation number. Priceline still says its ticketing....
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Old Oct 30, 17, 6:01 pm
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Originally Posted by zaibii View Post
Still bookable on Virgin Australia's website for $280 return
Damn I saw after I booked mine Expedia had it, felt a bit stupid a legit OTA had it but I used a bobo one. Feel even dumber now that you mention VA had it! I always will pay a little more to book straight from the airline. At least if they cancel they'll be quick, and it's always easier to pick seats etc on a direct booking.

I got my original email from the OTA, then the follow up call confirming all my info and signing off on the credit card charge...which was pretty stupid. Now I'm waiting on my e-ticket which I was told would take max 1 hour.

Originally Posted by Novemurr View Post
Virgin Australia has 24 hour cancellation policy for departures from the US. I booked 6 itins and got eticket numbers for all of them. Can't seem to book via click through from Google Flights now.
Haha, I always love the greedy bookings. Find something like this then just go hog wild . Are all the bookings for you? Or do you mean 6 itins for 6 people? I'd love to see someone fly from DFW-MEL like 5-6 times in a couple weeks just as a punishing mileage run haha.
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