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Jan 5, 17, 10:21 pm
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Posted By wschild

i can't log in on web or mobile

i can't log in on web or mobile
Aug 24, 16, 5:18 pm
Aug 4, 16, 10:17 am
Replies: 2,532
Views: 439,337
Posted By wschild

Comfort+ not allowed on D1 saver award ticket

I'm sure this was mentioned, but I didn't read 100+ pages.

Delta should provide confirmed C+ on domestic legs connecting to flights confirmed in D1. Was told this is "no longer allowed" .As a...
Jul 12, 16, 12:39 pm
Replies: 389
Views: 32,969
Posted By wschild

I think this is all an improvement. And nice to...

I think this is all an improvement. And nice to see it clearly spelled out.

Companion upgrades is the best improvement I see.
Jul 17, 15, 7:47 am
Replies: 89
Views: 8,766
Posted By wschild

You need to compare apples-to-apples. As a...

You need to compare apples-to-apples.

As a DM on DL, the equivalent is an EXP on AA or 1K on UA. (In fact, you only need 100K to get to UA / AA level.) I can earn with only 90K with an affiliated...
Jul 16, 15, 8:10 pm
Replies: 393
Views: 147,063
Posted By wschild

This is painful, but it is MUCH worse when you...

This is painful, but it is MUCH worse when you have a ton of miles that are being DEVALUED every month. Regardless, they are SO hard to use for a reasonable level. What a joke to essentially receive...
Jul 16, 15, 7:57 pm
Replies: 393
Views: 147,063
Posted By wschild

Move over to UA or AA

DL has had the worst mileage redemption and upgrade costs for international travel vs US or AA for YEARS. Why is this a surprise? DL wants 160K miles to UPGRADE a ticket now?! They used to offer 80K...
Mar 16, 14, 11:54 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,832
Posted By wschild

If you have the option, AA and UA are much better...

If you have the option, AA and UA are much better options for international upgrades...with miles or instruments.
Feb 27, 14, 8:35 pm
Replies: 1,214
Views: 348,975
Posted By wschild

DL much worse than AA or UA on award availability

DL SWUs and Award redemption levels are--by far--the worst of the major carriers US carriers.

Just look for Business awards internationally from your gateways and compare to AA and UA. NRT, LHR,...
Nov 11, 13, 12:07 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 5,995
Posted By wschild

+1. DL premium awards are a joke. I'd recommend...

+1. DL premium awards are a joke. I'd recommend AA for now.
Jul 15, 13, 11:44 am
Replies: 1,299
Views: 318,674
Posted By wschild

Nice Program

I like this program. I have lifetime SPG Gold, and nothing on Marriott. This will have me book Marriott properties when more convenient vs going out of the way to Starwood.
Jan 30, 13, 6:00 pm
Replies: 944
Views: 20,056
Posted By wschild

I am so annoyed by this. I'm flying KOA-LAX Feb...

I am so annoyed by this. I'm flying KOA-LAX Feb 2nd. Waiting for CPU upgrade. R/RN=8 at T-96 & T-72, no upgrade confirmed.

With R>0 (let alone F9) less than 3 days prior to departure, they should...
Nov 28, 12, 6:31 pm
Replies: 293
Views: 43,289
Posted By wschild

In my experience, DL is the worst US Carrier for...

In my experience, DL is the worst US Carrier for International upgrades. (Not to mention mileage redemption rates). Not only are SWUs only offered on fares 50%-400% higher than AA or UA, they are...
Nov 28, 12, 6:18 pm
Replies: 85
Views: 20,832
Posted By wschild

+1 Or offer a "one level upgrade" to your current...

+1 Or offer a "one level upgrade" to your current earned/lifetime elite status in different programs.

Other programs offer this benefit. Exclusive Reports, for example, offers a "one level...
Nov 18, 12, 10:58 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 32,500
Posted By wschild

Avoid Hertz in Mexico

I would avoid Hertz in Mexico. They are independent franchisees in Mexico, not controlled by Hertz. I had a terrible experience at PVR Hertz. Corporate in USA, even for me as a President Club member,...
Sep 14, 12, 5:26 pm
Replies: 696
Views: 13,996
Posted By wschild

Very happy to have this back. I just spent 2+...

Very happy to have this back. I just spent 2+ hours on 3 calls with 1K desk on a Hawaii trip, which in the past I could book all on UA.com
May 20, 12, 3:38 pm
Replies: 3,518
Views: 402,862
Posted By wschild

PN is a complimentary upgrade for Y/B fares (or M...

PN is a complimentary upgrade for Y/B fares (or M if 1K). No instrument needed. I have used this on p.s. several times.
Feb 12, 12, 1:54 pm
Nov 1, 11, 7:52 am
Replies: 1,862
Views: 9,910
Posted By wschild

+1 Delta is also the worst US Carrier on...

+1

Delta is also the worst US Carrier on international upgrade fare requirements and is often 2X higher in miles required for international aware seats.
Nov 18, 10, 2:22 pm
Replies: 51
Views: 6,309
Posted By wschild

On an even numbers flight, I just was passed up...

On an even numbers flight, I just was passed up for my first choice in 1E, by passengers in 3&4AB in a 767.

when I raised to lead attendant (who was very good overall) he said that it's the first...
Sep 4, 10, 1:31 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 2,225
Posted By wschild

Delta used to have a large presence in PHX. When...

Delta used to have a large presence in PHX. When I started flying DL it was due to this route. They have gone in and out of this market.

I am flying LAX-LAS often and am happy with the CR9. I'd...
Jul 26, 10, 10:45 am
Replies: 7
Views: 765
Posted By wschild

UA does this online. Usually a bad deal on a...

UA does this online. Usually a bad deal on a cost-per-mile basis.
Jul 24, 10, 1:16 am
Replies: 268
Views: 16,539
Posted By wschild

My advice: If you fly enough, give UA or AA...

My advice:

If you fly enough, give UA or AA your international travel and their SWUs are good. (I have had success with both, but past few years 1K on UA worked better and I enjoy flat beds in new...
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