FlyerTalk Forums - Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: jmw
Showing results 1 to 25 of 797
Search took 0.36 seconds.
Yesterday, 3:32 pm
Replies: 374
Views: 141,620
Posted By jmw

If Southwest ever allows this again, what do we...

If Southwest ever allows this again, what do we do? My guess is that this thread is subscribed by the offending bloggers so the bare minimum is to abandon this thread so they don't get EZ...
Jan 16, 20, 11:50 pm
Replies: 374
Views: 141,620
Posted By jmw

+1 There is definitely something blocking changes...

+1 There is definitely something blocking changes online.

You will have to call in and you might end up with a supervisor. You also cannot cancel for refund to travel credits or cash. If you don't...
Jan 12, 20, 8:14 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 786
Posted By jmw

I have seen two passengers get hosed at SJC...

I have seen two passengers get hosed at SJC airport Terminal B (Southwest) trying to catch an LAX TBIT overseas flight during bad weather. They're begging the Southwest SJC agents for some way to get...
Dec 24, 19, 11:49 am
Replies: 575
Views: 77,469
Posted By jmw

I don't care if the CEO is gone or if the FAA...

I don't care if the CEO is gone or if the FAA blesses this aircraft. The CEO should have been fired long ago, so there is something wrong with the Boeing board as well.

The bottom line is I won't...
Dec 24, 19, 12:18 am
Replies: 11
Views: 2,010
Posted By jmw

I've received several of these unprompted delay...

I've received several of these unprompted delay vouchers for 3+ hour mechanical delays including one recent.
Dec 15, 19, 7:13 pm
Replies: 85
Views: 20,970
Posted By jmw

Months ago, I thought there was a remote chance...

Months ago, I thought there was a remote chance that the very last A380 flight will fly years after the last 737 max. I assumed the FAA would figure out a way to strong arm the other global aviation...
Dec 11, 19, 4:46 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 833
Posted By jmw

Your plan mostly sounds fine with rebooking over...

Your plan mostly sounds fine with rebooking over and over again, but travel funds have an expiration date which is the original purchase date, not the date of the original flight.

Will the travel...
Dec 11, 19, 4:28 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 6,394
Posted By jmw

Before the policy change, I've been the victim of...

Before the policy change, I've been the victim of couples with the same surname being higher up on the standby list. I do not believe all of the couples had A-list status. At a minimum, I had to...
Nov 27, 19, 1:15 pm
Replies: 85
Views: 20,970
Posted By jmw

My trust in the FAA is lower than the Chinese...

My trust in the FAA is lower than the Chinese authorities, who at least have a politically vested interest in finding anything bad about an American built plane.

I won't be boarding the 737max...
Nov 16, 19, 8:29 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 4,767
Posted By jmw

As an infrequent flyer, you are at high risk of...

As an infrequent flyer, you are at high risk of forfeiting the points you purchase if you don't spend it all in two years. A redemption doesn't reset the clock. All you need is for life to happen and...
Nov 9, 19, 12:57 am
Replies: 1,125
Views: 515,227
Posted By jmw

Was conditionally approved 149 days after renewal...

Was conditionally approved 149 days after renewal application.

Long list of countries visited over the past five years.

Had to interview, probably due to change of address so I submitted a...
Oct 29, 19, 4:00 pm
Replies: 60
Views: 6,289
Posted By jmw

So far all actions regarding the 737max by Gary...

So far all actions regarding the 737max by Gary Kelly has indicated that he does the bare minimum rather than try to get ahead of United or American. Maybe the plane is unsafe if all of the non-North...
Oct 19, 19, 2:14 am
Replies: 147
Views: 28,653
Posted By jmw

How many people actually MS/CC their way to a CP...

How many people actually MS/CC their way to a CP at 110k every year vs. the weekly Business Select crowd who get the CP without worrying about not qualifying? I suspect the vast majority of CP...
Oct 11, 19, 9:52 pm
Replies: 34
Views: 6,710
Posted By jmw

You're gambling the WGA funds disappearing...

You're gambling the WGA funds disappearing forever if you try this. It will be hard to find an excuse where it was the beyond the traveler's control to get to the airport for 6 hours.

If you went...
Oct 10, 19, 10:45 am
Replies: 1
Views: 593
Posted By jmw

Free Flight Change Today Bay Area/SoCal

Free flight change today probably due to wind.
Oct 9, 19, 1:04 pm
Replies: 51
Views: 8,929
Posted By jmw

I see no changes on my route for points cost with...

I see no changes on my route for points cost with no changes in the cash price as well.
Oct 8, 19, 11:41 am
Replies: 10
Views: 2,165
Posted By jmw

There is a sale this week. It's not advertised...

There is a sale this week. It's not advertised for me on the home page. $49 intra-CA fares. No idea about the transcon fares but a spot check didn't reveal anything.
Oct 5, 19, 1:01 am
Replies: 10
Views: 2,165
Posted By jmw

I took advantage of a few flights at the end of...

I took advantage of a few flights at the end of the sale validity dates in Feb 2020 in case this is the real deal for intra-CA $39. I hope to reprice it next week, but they looked good enough for me...
Oct 3, 19, 5:08 pm
Replies: 53
Views: 19,329
Posted By jmw

When I got standby-change to another flight last...

When I got standby-change to another flight last week, I was the training guinea pig for a new gate agent. Apparently there are two ways to make the change and the trainer preferred one method over...
Sep 29, 19, 2:21 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 2,655
Posted By jmw

OP is new and 98% of the customers don't come...

OP is new and 98% of the customers don't come here either. So they would not know about tainting and how we discuss it frequently. On the other hand, the rules at the other airlines are worse. I've...
Sep 16, 19, 2:04 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 3,465
Posted By jmw

This isn't going to be the only time that this...

This isn't going to be the only time that this will happen. Fly enough and it will happen again and again. I've complained about this issue with Southwest, Delta, United, and American as occurrences...
Sep 5, 19, 7:17 pm
Replies: 575
Views: 77,469
Posted By jmw

Good luck with that Gary Kelly and Doug Parker....

Good luck with that Gary Kelly and Doug Parker. We'll get a repeat of the Canadians and Americans standing alone with a lot of grumbling from all over with last minute aircraft swaps.
Sep 5, 19, 6:15 pm
Replies: 374
Views: 141,620
Posted By jmw

It's still valid. Correction on the window. It's...

It's still valid. Correction on the window. It's really Dec 3 to the 17th.

Dec 2 no
Dec 6 yes
Dec 9 yes
Dec 17 yes
Dec 18 no

Dec 17 is the last day within the current window. If you change...
Sep 3, 19, 11:39 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,603
Posted By jmw

In the past few weeks, every time I see a tarmac...

In the past few weeks, every time I see a tarmac baggage handler I see them scanning every bag before it goes on the belt. I'm guessing this is the reason why bags have been dog slow lately to bag...
Aug 31, 19, 4:33 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,726
Posted By jmw

All major airlines swap aircraft at the last...

All major airlines swap aircraft at the last second. And some airlines may consider the 737max to be functionally equivalent as other 737s because the FAA and Boeing says so, which I vehemently...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 797
 

Forum Jump