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Jun 2, 21, 3:25 pm
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Posted By alextheengineer

Earnings on SAS Flights

Hi Everyone!

New poster in the TAP forum. Now the proud owner of a gold card from the status match program. Possibly a subject that has been covered before but search didn't help me...

I have a...
Mar 19, 21, 5:13 am
Replies: 69
Views: 9,674
Posted By alextheengineer

TBC is the big building you can see from T5, has...

TBC is the big building you can see from T5, has workshops at ground level, cabin crew simulators etc on top of that, six or so levels of car park and then two floors of offices on the top.

TBA is...
Dec 16, 20, 3:15 pm
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Views: 702,752
Posted By alextheengineer

Sorry if this has already been asked. Has...

Sorry if this has already been asked.

Has anyone had any success rebooking avios flights to SYD to a different destination?

The story: I take an annual trip to SYD to visit friends, have always...
Nov 18, 20, 9:18 am
Replies: 33
Views: 4,221
Posted By alextheengineer

Thanks so much for posting this here. Called up...

Thanks so much for posting this here. Called up today and requested the extension, very friendly lady called Amanda sorted both my vouchers out in a matter of seconds, hold time under a minute too...
Aug 24, 20, 5:13 pm
Replies: 58
Views: 8,466
Posted By alextheengineer

Does anyone know what the policy is if you want...

Does anyone know what the policy is if you want to rebook a cancelled trip with a (Lloydís voucher obvs), for completely different dates?

Just had my replacement trip cancelled, after my earlier...
Aug 24, 20, 5:01 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 3,542
Posted By alextheengineer

Youíll get the Lloyds voucher back in your...

Youíll get the Lloyds voucher back in your account with three months validity (to book, not travel). There is a separate thread on that somewhere. Certainly worked for me, I had two trips cancelled...
Aug 20, 20, 5:23 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 2,818
Posted By alextheengineer

I wonder how this would combine with the changes...

I wonder how this would combine with the changes announced to voucher usage from the credit card too. If I upgrade a premium ticket to upper, I assume this becomes an upper redemption earning the...
Aug 8, 20, 1:54 pm
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Views: 315,094
Posted By alextheengineer

Disappointed not to recognise JAX - I fly through...

Disappointed not to recognise JAX - I fly through there twice a month but obviously never look up!

I’ll say LGW for this latest one though.
Jul 22, 20, 2:29 pm
Replies: 58
Views: 8,466
Posted By alextheengineer

So phoned up - flight cancelled no issues. They...

So phoned up - flight cancelled no issues. They extended the voucher until Dec 31st. Id have liked an extra month so that I could use it for an Xmas 2021 trip (booked -355 days just after Xmas 2020)...
Jul 17, 20, 12:35 pm
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Views: 8,466
Posted By alextheengineer

Will do! Thanks.

Will do! Thanks.
Jul 17, 20, 11:38 am
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Views: 8,466
Posted By alextheengineer

Sorry to wake up a month old thread but just...

Sorry to wake up a month old thread but just wondering if anyone has any recent experience of cancelling booking with a Lloyds voucher?

I have just had my tip in late August cancelled. The voucher...
Jul 10, 20, 1:32 pm
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Views: 3,906
Posted By alextheengineer

Iím a massive fan of Innsbruck - which I fly 8-10...

Iím a massive fan of Innsbruck - which I fly 8-10 times per winter normally. Beautiful approach - not often you look out of the window and up at the terrain.

Entertaining looking around at other...
Jul 1, 20, 3:27 pm
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Views: 469,551
Posted By alextheengineer

Is anyone else still waiting for their account to...

Is anyone else still waiting for their account to upgrade after meeting the reduced thresholds on Monday?

I am in my first year of ever gaining status, I have gone from Blue through Bronze and...
Apr 6, 20, 4:57 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 10,046
Posted By alextheengineer

My first job was in the Maccy D’s over on Speke...

My first job was in the Maccy D’s over on Speke retail park near Liverpool airport. Still have my name badge, with my BA ones and some from other employers between and since. Not sure how many...
Apr 6, 20, 1:05 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 10,046
Posted By alextheengineer

We donít know this guyís full circumstances so...

We donít know this guyís full circumstances so hard to say. But if he doesnít need the money then I would say so. As someone who has just been made genuinely unemployed (as in, not furloughed or...
Mar 20, 20, 2:04 am
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Views: 280,351
Posted By alextheengineer

Yeah tried that but the laptop goes to sleep...

Yeah tried that but the laptop goes to sleep forcing it yellow. These settings are locked and canít be changed due to whatís on the laptop :rolleyes:
Mar 19, 20, 6:50 pm
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Views: 280,351
Posted By alextheengineer

We unfortunately have skype for business which...

We unfortunately have skype for business which will betray my idleness by changing my status to yellow and ďaway for 5 minutesĒ so itís all about snoozing lightly enough to be able to wake up every...
Mar 19, 20, 4:39 pm
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Posted By alextheengineer

Iím an aircraft engineer, so working at home is...

Iím an aircraft engineer, so working at home is something I have never done before, until this week.

I am normally travelling to/from the states every few weeks and various short hauls both sides...
Mar 11, 20, 4:22 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 862
Posted By alextheengineer

No admin fee for the refund but if the concession...

No admin fee for the refund but if the concession is not used (outbound by March 31st as CIHY states), it expires. Your relative will get a new one (or two) next year. (Ie After Apr 1).

The only...
Mar 10, 20, 3:49 am
Replies: 15
Views: 2,565
Posted By alextheengineer

Interesting, youíd have thought it would come...

Interesting, youíd have thought it would come from the scale...
Mar 9, 20, 5:33 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 2,565
Posted By alextheengineer

I never knew this! Just looking at todayís... I...

I never knew this! Just looking at todayís... I have ď1/23Ē, but my bag read 16.8kg on the scale at ABZ?

Any clues? Is the weight taken somewhere else also? Itís a different bag to my outbound...
Feb 22, 20, 2:20 am
Replies: 26
Views: 5,634
Posted By alextheengineer

Oh - and every fleet has one. But Iím not going...

Oh - and every fleet has one. But Iím not going to name names as itíll end up in some newspaper or something and I even though I have left BA I still might want to return one day!
Feb 22, 20, 2:19 am
Replies: 26
Views: 5,634
Posted By alextheengineer

On the 747 fleet it was G-BNLL (never leaves...

On the 747 fleet it was G-BNLL

(never leaves London).

We now know what happened to that one in the end.

To the OPís original question - events like this where the aircraft builds up a...
Feb 20, 20, 2:02 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,057
Posted By alextheengineer

Ok thanks all for your replies. I guess it all...

Ok thanks all for your replies. I guess it all depends on the day/individual/weather and so many different factors. Hopefully it shouldnít be too much of an issue with a few hours to make the...
Feb 18, 20, 2:20 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,057
Posted By alextheengineer

Cool thanks! I expected as much but the last...

Cool thanks! I expected as much but the last thread from 2014 seemed to suggest it was something they did, but I guess six years is a long time.

I guess fingers crossed on the day then. What are...
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