Go Back  FlyerTalk Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: Pumplekin
Showing results 1 to 25 of 115
Search took 0.06 seconds.
Jun 25, 19, 11:02 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,982
Posted By Pumplekin

I've done RFS for work before. It was hard work...

I've done RFS for work before. It was hard work explaining to the work travel dept why I wanted them to give me money to rebuy the Avios I spent, but the finance director got it when I explained over...
Jun 24, 19, 5:50 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 10,867
Posted By Pumplekin

For a good while now (at least 3 years), you have...

For a good while now (at least 3 years), you have had to ask for bubbles in the club lounges. They will bring it to you on request though.
Jun 18, 19, 12:25 pm
Replies: 71
Views: 10,011
Posted By Pumplekin

I'm a gold and have been for all this time...

I'm a gold and have been for all this time period, but compared to many people here, not that frequent a flyer. Here ae my upgrade stats for Jan 2017 - today (18/06/2019).

EuroTraveller -> Club...
Mar 27, 19, 3:47 pm
Replies: 40
Views: 6,194
Posted By Pumplekin

Just a slip of the tongue, but ... "The...

Just a slip of the tongue, but ...

"The cabin crew will shortly be passing through the cabin crew in order to hand out landing cards ..."

Which would be ... interesting.
Mar 19, 19, 4:59 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 6,061
Posted By Pumplekin

When you go threw the First Wing security, you...

When you go threw the First Wing security, you are directly in the First Lounge.

Therefore, although everyone in your booking can use the First Class checkin area, only one can come with you...
Mar 5, 19, 9:26 am
Replies: 7
Views: 627
Posted By Pumplekin

I've seen this before with Dual Inventory fares....

I've seen this before with Dual Inventory fares. In that case I called up and got real prices.

I don't know enough to be sure this is the problem, but it certainly might be.
Mar 4, 19, 11:21 am
Replies: 3
Views: 489
Posted By Pumplekin

You need to confirm the reason for your visit, as...

You need to confirm the reason for your visit, as per https://www.aa.com/i18n/travel-info/international-travel/cuba.jsp

They won't sell you a ticket without talking to you. From a friends...
Mar 4, 19, 10:08 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,075
Posted By Pumplekin

It isn't a codeshare arrangement, but it is an...

It isn't a codeshare arrangement, but it is an interlining agreement. Baggage should be transfered automatically for you.

Depending on the farecodes, you could put the MAN -> LHR and LHR -> MAN...
Feb 2, 19, 5:10 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,032
Posted By Pumplekin

Those are listing the official "recommended"...

Those are listing the official "recommended" lounges of each airline in the case of somewhere like T3.

As these T3 lounges are operated by the respective oneworld airlines though, standard...
Jan 19, 19, 10:59 am
Replies: 9
Views: 1,054
Posted By Pumplekin

> 1. As my LHR-EWR flight is a BA operated, I’ll...

> 1. As my LHR-EWR flight is a BA operated, I’ll be changing terminals at Newark for my AA onward flight.

I've never actually done this interchange at EWR, but it is normal in the USA to need to...
Jan 15, 19, 5:30 am
Replies: 15
Views: 2,428
Posted By Pumplekin

BA holidays clearly now also in on the act. Glad...

BA holidays clearly now also in on the act. Glad to know that discount has been applied ! (2 night stay).
...
Jan 11, 19, 7:33 am
Replies: 9
Views: 3,018
Posted By Pumplekin

Branding and that is about it. Terraces are...

Branding and that is about it.

Terraces are the "old old" branding.
Galleries is the "old" branding.
"BA Lounge" (yeah I know) is the latest branding.

The lounge at MAN is nothing special but...
Dec 20, 18, 7:31 am
Replies: 657
Views: 80,417
Posted By Pumplekin

I don't expect them to fly when it is dangerous...

I don't expect them to fly when it is dangerous to do so. I do expect the authorities to have a better way to respond to this.

For example, get your own drone to follow the enemy drone. Either it...
Nov 19, 18, 6:17 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 497
Posted By Pumplekin

I've never been asked to leave the JFK lounges...

I've never been asked to leave the JFK lounges (mostly old GF, but some old GC and 1 new GF) before the last flight has started boarding, although they are usually quite quick to get rid of you once...
Nov 10, 18, 11:26 am
Replies: 1,439
Views: 261,188
Posted By Pumplekin

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.flyertalk.com-vbu...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.flyertalk.com-vbulletin/1024x684/d81_8247_edit_sized_8a018f5bf1a2b4694f1efad5bc153b24d3f93473.jpg

From New York a few weeks ago. I was working just south of the...
Oct 24, 18, 9:47 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 2,029
Posted By Pumplekin

There are two non-BA lounges at Terminal 5. ...

There are two non-BA lounges at Terminal 5.

You have the Aspire Lounge...
Oct 19, 18, 10:47 am
Replies: 155
Views: 26,377
Posted By Pumplekin

We visited Charleston last year as it was on the...

We visited Charleston last year as it was on the path of totality for the solar eclipse, but it is a lovely small charming town with 2 or 3 days of things to do in it and the nearby area. (As this is...
Oct 11, 18, 4:24 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,892
Posted By Pumplekin

Are you sure it was reduced Tier Points and not...

Are you sure it was reduced Tier Points and not just reduced Avios ?

A class tickets earn Avios equal to miles flown * 2.5
F class tickets earn Avios equal to miles flown * 3

I don't know of...
Oct 7, 18, 9:42 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,095
Posted By Pumplekin

> If I book an open jaw ticket for WTP EDI-SAN...

> If I book an open jaw ticket for WTP EDI-SAN and SFO-EDI both via LHR, will I be able to try and get WTP to CW avios point upgrade on the SFO-LHR

Yes, but you will need reward availbility in CW...
Sep 26, 18, 12:55 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 665
Posted By Pumplekin

You should be able to do this. I've know several...

You should be able to do this. I've know several people who have done it, including myself, crediting to Iberia (to activate an Iberia account) while using BAEC benefits.

Advice:

1.) Make sure...
Sep 21, 18, 8:09 am
Replies: 90
Views: 10,168
Posted By Pumplekin

I once had a much more direct "we don't expect...

I once had a much more direct "we don't expect people to drink this much !" on a CDG -> JFK flight with AA.

I didn't think three glasses of wine on that was excessive, but clearly a member of...
Sep 7, 18, 2:26 pm
Replies: 45
Views: 4,190
Posted By Pumplekin

So in a past life I worked for a major UK...

So in a past life I worked for a major UK broadcaster. The contracts usually signed between sports organisations and broadcasters have some holes in them, and planes in flight is 100% one of them.
...
Sep 1, 18, 7:05 am
Replies: 8
Views: 639
Posted By Pumplekin

> What is the latest I can drop luggage the day...

> What is the latest I can drop luggage the day before I fly?

- https://www.gatwickairport.com/at-the-airport/flying-out/check-in/day-before-check-in/

Day before flying: Drop bag between 16:00...
Jul 7, 18, 7:45 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 5,758
Posted By Pumplekin

I've certainly been airside > 6 hours before, but...

I've certainly been airside > 6 hours before, but that was about a year ago so things may have changed.

My London meeting for the day was cancelled, so I spent a day working in the Flounge. Well,...
Jun 29, 18, 5:23 am
Replies: 5
Views: 698
Posted By Pumplekin

I suspect this is due to dual inventory WTP...

I suspect this is due to dual inventory WTP fares. This thread goes into it in detail....
Showing results 1 to 25 of 115
 

Forum Jump