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Jun 13, 19, 8:33 pm
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Posted By mikeysf

:D :D If every post was written with such...

:D :D

If every post was written with such narrative, I'd visit this thread a lot more! Thanks for the amusing read. And viva la once-white barcaloungers..
Jun 12, 19, 7:09 pm
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Views: 3,067
Posted By mikeysf

Hey FlipCup88: Overall, I really like the...

Hey FlipCup88:

Overall, I really like the visual refresh. It feels cleaner.

There are certainly still some bugs, such as this one which I have a live repro for...
May 17, 19, 4:42 am
Replies: 26
Views: 2,278
Posted By mikeysf

Just had occasions to try this both ways and.....

Just had occasions to try this both ways and.. youíre right! Your way (with the critical gap after SDC *before* checking in) seems to do the trick.

I tried it my way & didnít end up in the list....
May 16, 19, 7:24 am
Replies: 26
Views: 2,278
Posted By mikeysf

I have a lot of experience with this exact issue....

I have a lot of experience with this exact issue.

My recommended fix: Check in again, a few minutes after performing SDC.

Iíve done this in about 3 or 4 instances where I suddenly went missing...
May 14, 19, 4:51 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,023
Posted By mikeysf

How does the duplicate booking killer work?

I've not had a lot of experience with Alaska's duplicate booking detection / killer; can anyone share some anecdata on how it works?

By "duplicate booking" I mean booking the same or impossible...
Apr 9, 19, 12:32 pm
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Views: 149,195
Posted By mikeysf

Finally getting a ride in F on a new Airbus this...

Finally getting a ride in F on a new Airbus this aft.

Any Airbus pmVX fans settle into a preferred F seat/row on the new cabins? I used to prefer 2A over bulkhead due to the small but usable...
Apr 8, 19, 3:48 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 3,084
Posted By mikeysf

Am 75k and just checked in for a flight tomorrow,...

Am 75k and just checked in for a flight tomorrow, seeing group 'B'. Definitely feels like an IT issue/bug. Plan to just board when 75ks summoned..
Feb 18, 19, 2:11 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,721
Posted By mikeysf

Iím based in NYC and take a bit of a hybrid...

Iím based in NYC and take a bit of a hybrid approach:

- Alaska for transcons. 12 a year to maintain 75k; get upgraded *most* of the time. Love the pmVX F product & staying open minded about the...
Jan 7, 19, 12:21 am
Replies: 353
Views: 28,436
Posted By mikeysf

Yep it was pretty messy at SFO Sunday, however...

Yep it was pretty messy at SFO Sunday, however gate and ramp folks were doing an incredible job. Flew AS 1024 SFO-JFK which departed about an hour late.

They warned us the climb out was gonna be...
Dec 11, 18, 9:46 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 2,472
Posted By mikeysf

The folks over at avherald recently researched...

The folks over at avherald recently researched and posted something (http://avherald.com/h?article=4c140b24&opt=0) that smells suspiciously similar (*pun regrettably intended) to the incidents from...
Nov 11, 18, 10:59 pm
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Posted By mikeysf

Yep this was today (November 11).

Yep this was today (November 11).
Nov 11, 18, 3:56 pm
Replies: 200
Views: 17,996
Posted By mikeysf

Airbus seat renumbering mismatch causes boarding chaos

Well this is a new one.

AS1024 SFO-JFK, Airbus bird. Rows have been renumbered to the ďnewĒ configuration, but all tickets match the old. Boarding stopped after F & about 5-10 other pax board and...
Oct 27, 18, 8:23 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,181
Posted By mikeysf

Tip: If you do a same day change, it seems to...

Tip: If you do a same day change, it seems to consistently drop you (at least visbly) from the waitlist. Checking in again restores it.

I can confirm this problem and solution from several...
Oct 6, 18, 3:23 pm
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Views: 694
Posted By mikeysf

Ah! I guess that makes sense, seems equitable....

Ah! I guess that makes sense, seems equitable. Cheers.
Oct 6, 18, 11:50 am
Replies: 5
Views: 694
Posted By mikeysf

SDC keeps waitlist seniority?

Iím a 75k so used to being at or near the top, but with ticket purchase date as the secondary sort / tie breaker, I just assumed that date got reset if you do a same day change.

Iíve done a few...
Sep 7, 18, 3:36 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 2,124
Posted By mikeysf

Update: Alaska Cares finally got back to me....

Update: Alaska Cares finally got back to me. Acknowledged the issue generically (i.e.no specifics, did not cite known issue, etc), and attached a $50 credit. Better than nothing!

As a frequent...
Sep 3, 18, 2:03 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 9,779
Posted By mikeysf

Quick tip: If you're not showing on the waitlist...

Quick tip: If you're not showing on the waitlist - neither in app nor on the web site - try checking in again.

I had this happen to me today. I was doing an SDC to an earlier flight; made the...
Aug 30, 18, 8:26 am
Replies: 19
Views: 2,124
Posted By mikeysf

In my case (OP) I booked direct through...

In my case (OP) I booked direct through alaskaair.com.
Aug 23, 18, 2:21 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 792
Posted By mikeysf

I've been having this problem too. When I started...

I've been having this problem too. When I started a fresh login in an incognito tab, the issues went away - so it may have something to do with existing cookies / sessions and how they're routed.
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Aug 23, 18, 10:39 am
Replies: 19
Views: 2,124
Posted By mikeysf

Ah, that's interesting.. My theory is, in those...

Ah, that's interesting.. My theory is, in those rarer cases like mine, something happens -- like someone booking a last minute revenue ticket, or a higher status individual changing to an earlier...
Aug 23, 18, 6:35 am
Replies: 19
Views: 2,124
Posted By mikeysf

Yeah, completely agree re not entitled to...

Yeah, completely agree re not entitled to anything. Flown enough that Iíve shrugged off much worse before. Just kinda curious to hear if others have litigated something funky like this at the gate &...
Aug 23, 18, 6:06 am
Replies: 19
Views: 2,124
Posted By mikeysf

Upgrade processor goofed, now what?

75k, pmVX metal transcon. T-2 got the email confirming upgrade to F, no seat assignment.

Up until boarding, seat map isnít available and cannot pick a seat. Talked to gate agent and no space...
Aug 3, 18, 5:45 am
Replies: 13
Views: 2,401
Posted By mikeysf

Itís open! The rightmost lane is now officially a...

Itís open! The rightmost lane is now officially a PreCheck lane - or at least finally was when I went through this morning.

There was just one set of equipment configured behind the lane, so Iíd...
Aug 2, 18, 10:17 am
Replies: 5
Views: 779
Posted By mikeysf

Seat preference for upgrade processor?

Is there any way to declare a seat preference (eg window/aisle) for the upgrade processor?

Based on other quirks Iíve read about, I suspect I might be dreaming, but I figured I should ask. Love me...
Jun 30, 18, 1:52 pm
Replies: 402
Views: 44,294
Posted By mikeysf

I generally agree, however, word of caution: The...

I generally agree, however, word of caution: The JFK T7 "priority" line is often worse than useless. In the past few instances, there's been only one id checking stand & one metal detector unit...
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