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Jul 5, 14, 5:54 pm
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Views: 1,195
Posted By evoG

In march I booked a one-way AS award with a...

In march I booked a one-way AS award with a stopover that had 6 segments, though these were all on AA. My one way record is 8 segments with UA. I had a 9 or 10 segment award from savoonga to...
Jul 5, 14, 5:43 pm
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Views: 299,369
Posted By evoG

just a word of caution before you make plans to...

just a word of caution before you make plans to go to mainland china on 72h transit without visa- for travelers using a US passport, this is ONLY available if you're in transit to a 3rd country or...
Jun 12, 14, 2:34 pm
Replies: 144
Views: 17,076
Posted By evoG

Yep, enjoying free gogo in 7C. Quite the...

Yep, enjoying free gogo in 7C.

Quite the fete at C9 this morning: top shelf zydeco band, beads, masks, t-shirts, huge balloon arch, fruit, muffins, zapp's chips, pralines, and coffee. Sadly coffe...
Jun 8, 14, 7:01 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 2,166
Posted By evoG

I've seen people bringing in pizzas to hoodoo and...

I've seen people bringing in pizzas to hoodoo and there are a plenty of restaurants within delivery range. not the prettiest neighborhood, though.

for anyone with a simliar layover, Pikes Landing...
Jun 3, 14, 9:56 am
Replies: 3
Views: 726
Posted By evoG

Giving up 2 QF F award seats to MEL, 8-24 June 2014

Not sure if the inventory will be made available after I move my awards, but PM me if you would like updates on when I actually unload them so you could monitor. Itinerary also includes JFK-LAX and...
Apr 22, 14, 3:56 pm
Replies: 43
Views: 2,842
Posted By evoG

I flew Y+ on BA twice this month and found it...

I flew Y+ on BA twice this month and found it quite good on a newer 777 LHR-SEA (great pitch, good recline, good width, good overall seat design, good food, great cava, good service, very good AVOD,...
Apr 21, 14, 5:49 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,280
Posted By evoG

I have done this to 3 rts using SWUs (total of 13...

I have done this to 3 rts using SWUs (total of 13 segments) and had to manually request credit for about half. I've often had issues with partner segments posting, but more than usual after applying...
Apr 13, 14, 5:01 pm
Replies: 129
Views: 10,622
Posted By evoG

in the eyes of the DOT reg, the OP was not a...

in the eyes of the DOT reg, the OP was not a standby, having received a confirmation, ticket numbers, and showing up on time for the flight AS sold him. furthermore, to the extent AS' reservation...
Apr 13, 14, 3:54 pm
Replies: 129
Views: 10,622
Posted By evoG

The definition of IDB posted upthread is very...

The definition of IDB posted upthread is very simple, and the OP's situation, IMO, plainly fits. While there is a lot more too the situation, it doesn't matter: OP played by the rules and AS...
Apr 8, 14, 7:34 pm
Replies: 129
Views: 10,622
Posted By evoG

This really seems to me like a cut and dry IDB,...

This really seems to me like a cut and dry IDB, and I expect the DOT would agree. Pax obviously did not initiate the change in schedule or rebooking. Airline denied boarding. People here are...
Apr 1, 14, 3:29 am
Replies: 274
Views: 27,818
Posted By evoG

lie-flats? yes please! I've had good...

lie-flats? yes please!

I've had good inflight experiences with DL and will really miss the baggage allowance. two 70#ers was very valuable to me... not worth paying retail for but worth keeping...
Apr 1, 14, 3:14 am
Replies: 22
Views: 2,074
Posted By evoG

Soon after 7H awards were made available online,...

Soon after 7H awards were made available online, I noticed saver avail was better when calling in. This was my experience on numerous occasions as recently as 10mo ago. not sure if it's still the...
Mar 23, 14, 4:27 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,167
Posted By evoG

Probably not. It would be complicated to credit...

Probably not. It would be complicated to credit you with temporary miles. Perhaps they'd let your account go negative.

I think your best bet is to contact MP or customer service directly; they...
Mar 21, 14, 4:50 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,457
Posted By evoG

I did the KOA-ANC inaugural and heartily enjoyed...

I did the KOA-ANC inaugural and heartily enjoyed the kona coffee buttercream cake with fresh coffee and juice in the outdoor waiting area. Everyone on the flight was in a great mood, especially...
Mar 6, 14, 4:25 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 812
Posted By evoG

Many successful reports of being handled as a...

Many successful reports of being handled as a walk-in, myself included. I would try popping by the sign up office or calling whenever you happen to be at the airport.

I too would not burn miles...
Mar 5, 14, 1:59 am
Replies: 28
Views: 2,149
Posted By evoG

there would be a space between first name and...

there would be a space between first name and middle initial: Linda R

I had this issue last year, before CX redid their site. I have not noticed it since then, but it could also be that the AS...
Mar 2, 14, 2:47 am
Replies: 4
Views: 679
Posted By evoG

even EXPs are limited to 50lbs/bag unless they...

even EXPs are limited to 50lbs/bag unless they have one or more segments in F, then it's 70/bag. They do, however get a 3rd 50lb bag free.



AS MVP/Gs are limited to two 50lb-ers with AA,...
Feb 26, 14, 1:26 am
Replies: 48
Views: 6,972
Posted By evoG

FYI, AA also offers LAX-NRT nonstops... congrats...

FYI, AA also offers LAX-NRT nonstops... congrats on getting it booked ^
Feb 12, 14, 7:38 am
Replies: 144
Views: 17,076
Posted By evoG

made an FAI-SEA-MSY reservation on the inaugural...

made an FAI-SEA-MSY reservation on the inaugural in the off chance I can make it. Almost half of the seats are already reserved! Is this likely due to AS/airport entourage?
Feb 11, 14, 10:09 am
Replies: 144
Views: 17,076
Posted By evoG

And perhaps MSY-SEA-BOS-SAN-MCO with fares...

And perhaps MSY-SEA-BOS-SAN-MCO with fares matching DL's nonstop too
Feb 11, 14, 6:43 am
Replies: 144
Views: 17,076
Posted By evoG

The new route announcements received 2nd billing...

The new route announcements received 2nd billing in today's club 49 email to SFO and STS touting. This and the somewhat peculiar english accompanying the route announcements make me wonder if this...
Feb 11, 14, 4:46 am
Replies: 144
Views: 17,076
Posted By evoG

Oh happy day! I'd be on the MSY inaugural if I...

Oh happy day! I'd be on the MSY inaugural if I weren't in AKL.

AS.com appears to be suppressing the schedules and searches to MSY. I can buy a seat on AS 788/789 from OTAs, but not directly from...
Jan 29, 14, 4:45 pm
Replies: 3,017
Views: 401,854
Posted By evoG

It's hit or miss, but I've had better service on...

It's hit or miss, but I've had better service on DL's MSP-FAI than AS' SEA-FAI. as in desert served from a cart and an FA pulling cocktail moves with the minis. way better than my recent AS OGG-SAN...
Forum: Trip Reports
Jan 13, 14, 1:35 am
Replies: 190
Views: 84,750
Posted By evoG

Perfect placement of the Dean Morrissey...

Perfect placement of the Dean Morrissey illustration! Thanks for the exciting read. You continue to do a great service demystifying the paragons of F and inspiring us to aim high.

Spending past...
Jan 6, 14, 1:09 pm
Replies: 53
Views: 3,755
Posted By evoG

Given the sorry state of AS' catering for short...

Given the sorry state of AS' catering for short and medium hops (ie: flavorless 1/2 wrap with quinoa, disgusting beefaroni and way overcooked broccoli not fit for a middle school), I'd be delighted...
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