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Jun 29, 20, 10:04 am
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Posted By skimthetrees

Something similar happened to me in Feb. when I...

Something similar happened to me in Feb. when I extended a TP. 5k showed up for maybe a day and then it changed to 105k. How long ago was this? Is it still showing 5k? My feeling was the 5k was...
Jun 19, 20, 5:52 pm
Replies: 338
Views: 86,345
Posted By skimthetrees

According to this table Asiana only allows...

According to this table Asiana only allows upgrades from economy Y or B classes to business. No entry for upgrades from PE to Biz although you might call and ask since United does allow SAUA on BR...
Jun 15, 20, 9:13 pm
Replies: 136
Views: 20,115
Posted By skimthetrees

It looks like JL is blocking F past April 1st. ...

It looks like JL is blocking F past April 1st.

https://pointmetotheplane.boardingarea.com/japan-airlines-jal-first-class/
Jun 8, 20, 2:39 pm
Replies: 136
Views: 20,115
Posted By skimthetrees

No, it won't. Because you cannot book a JAL F...

No, it won't. Because you cannot book a JAL F award as A class on AA. Someone tried and and it errored out and would not go through. Not surprising since it's the wrong class code for an F award
Jun 4, 20, 11:09 pm
Replies: 136
Views: 20,115
Posted By skimthetrees

When I look at flights next Winter/Spring I see...

When I look at flights next Winter/Spring I see one flight a day ORD-HND arriving at 3 PM and one flight a day NRT-KUL departing 11:05 AM the next day. As James mentioned you can book those flights...
Jun 4, 20, 1:14 pm
Replies: 136
Views: 20,115
Posted By skimthetrees

The 2019 and earlier thread? Easily found with...

The 2019 and earlier thread? Easily found with search:
https://www.flyertalk.com/forum/alaska-airlines-mileage-plan/1807279-definitive-booking-japan-airlines-jl-using-miles-thread-2019-earlier.html...
Jun 3, 20, 5:26 pm
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Views: 406,417
Posted By skimthetrees

You are not doing it wrong. Qantas (and JAL)...

You are not doing it wrong. Qantas (and JAL) require you to sign up for a free account to search.

No, I am not referring to a oneworld.com search (I didn't know there was such a thing). JAL...
Jun 3, 20, 3:47 am
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Views: 406,417
Posted By skimthetrees

If you use JL/OneWorld search (not JMB) I think...

If you use JL/OneWorld search (not JMB) I think results should reflect what OneWorld partners have access to. Otherwise, Qantas is a good option to search awards. Alaska has been blocking some JL...
Jun 3, 20, 1:04 am
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Views: 406,417
Posted By skimthetrees

AA is wrong. There is no F award. I checked JL2....

AA is wrong. There is no F award. I checked JL2. Even JL does not show an F award that day. When I search on AA it mistakenly lists an F award but when I check the details AA shows the JL2 F award in...
Jun 2, 20, 12:08 pm
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Views: 114,134
Posted By skimthetrees

There is your answer. AS either has a problem or...

There is your answer. AS either has a problem or has purposefully decided to block inventory. They have recently started blocking some JL inventory so this looks like more AS blocking. Contact AS and...
Jun 1, 20, 8:17 pm
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Views: 114,134
Posted By skimthetrees

What do other partners show? If it is EK pulling...

What do other partners show? If it is EK pulling availability it is a feature not a problem.
May 31, 20, 7:15 pm
Replies: 46
Views: 3,300
Posted By skimthetrees

Definitely SSD. The difference in speed is...

Definitely SSD. The difference in speed is tremendous. Especially for the NVMe SSD drives. They are much more rugged to physical shock than HDs. You can get large SSD drives. I would never consider...
May 31, 20, 3:44 pm
Replies: 1,441
Views: 276,160
Posted By skimthetrees

It is technically possible for an airline to do...

It is technically possible for an airline to do this. I don't know if AS can do it. I do not believe it is possible for one to combine separate existing tickets into one PNR but if you have an...
May 31, 20, 3:38 pm
Replies: 227
Views: 65,121
Posted By skimthetrees

Agents cannot book a new international web saver...

Agents cannot book a new international web saver award. They can cancel and refund 100% of your existing award with no fee. You can then book new flights yourself.
May 31, 20, 10:45 am
Replies: 136
Views: 20,115
Posted By skimthetrees

It is clear from your research that this is a...

It is clear from your research that this is a planned change by AS. The only question is, will it stay this way? Since AS went to the trouble to change it the change is likely the new normal and I...
May 29, 20, 1:20 pm
Replies: 136
Views: 20,115
Posted By skimthetrees

I would be happy to wrong on this. I hope you are...

I would be happy to wrong on this. I hope you are right.
May 28, 20, 9:16 pm
Replies: 227
Views: 65,121
Posted By skimthetrees

I was told by an agent recently that they should...

I was told by an agent recently that they should have the capability to book domestic web specials now but they cannot book international web specials.
Forum: Travel Tools
May 28, 20, 8:38 am
Replies: 6
Views: 414
Posted By skimthetrees

It is not a huge deal to sign up for free...

It is not a huge deal to sign up for free accounts for a few FF programs and those I believe are only used to get award availability for that program and possibly pull up enhanced seat maps for...
Forum: Travel Tools
May 25, 20, 6:27 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 414
Posted By skimthetrees

I don't use the fare rules and routing tables so...

I don't use the fare rules and routing tables so I do not know if those work. A quick pull of fares on one route left me wondering where OW fares were. If you can't find info in the KVSTool site help...
Forum: Travel Tools
May 25, 20, 1:30 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 414
Posted By skimthetrees

I am not a power user but I do subscribe to both...

I am not a power user but I do subscribe to both and can give you some information.

It's not that one tool is clearly better than the other. They both have strengths and weaknesses. EF is better...
May 22, 20, 6:40 am
Replies: 136
Views: 20,115
Posted By skimthetrees

AS is definitely blocking booking new JL F awards...

AS is definitely blocking booking new JL F awards in April of next year. If you want to go in February - no problem.

Of course it is more difficult in general since JL releases award space at 360...
May 15, 20, 6:14 pm
Replies: 1,441
Views: 276,160
Posted By skimthetrees

Hopefully it is not a new era of blocking. Try...

Hopefully it is not a new era of blocking. Try HUCA a couple of times. Have you been calling in at the same time of day when you call? try calling in a different time of day to see if you get a...
May 15, 20, 2:04 pm
Replies: 1,441
Views: 276,160
Posted By skimthetrees

Did you check CX partner specific award...

Did you check CX partner specific award availability on JL or just OneWorld availability? It can make a difference. Using JL's CX partner specific search provides the results most in line with AS...
May 14, 20, 10:27 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 1,908
Posted By skimthetrees

AS F to Hawaii is not really worth the money. If...

AS F to Hawaii is not really worth the money. If you have AS miles it might be worth an upgrade but getting 4 upgraded on the same flight might be difficult but it can happen. You are paying for the...
May 13, 20, 11:44 am
Replies: 50
Views: 3,813
Posted By skimthetrees

Throwaway return. Pick a return as far towards...

Throwaway return. Pick a return as far towards the end of schedule as the cheap fares allow. If you need to return later you can use that return portion before the ticket expires. If not throw it...
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