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Nov 9, 19, 6:10 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,511
Posted By greenarmy

Either stick with building up a balance in...

Either stick with building up a balance in Aegean, earn and burn is good, but if you are going to earn 40K+ redeemable miles in the year i would consider building up a balance with KrisFlyer so that...
Oct 3, 19, 12:25 pm
Replies: 184
Views: 38,529
Posted By greenarmy

I for one are far more irked by them play games...

I for one are far more irked by them play games like this with it being crediting/not crediting/ sorry its 0 than the cut in the earnings itself.

0 - 25% earnings on go light fares is not an...
Aug 26, 19, 5:14 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 960
Posted By greenarmy

True, Virgin do not use T5, and there will likely...

True, Virgin do not use T5, and there will likely be less stacking and waiting for departure, but given Virgin uses T3 and there is a non trivial BA presence there - plus everyone being rebooked on...
Aug 25, 19, 5:14 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 960
Posted By greenarmy

I think you are misunderstanding why Heathrow...

I think you are misunderstanding why Heathrow will be messed up.
There will thousands of BA passengers who turn up to the airport because BA are trying to run some flights with the pilots that...
Jul 18, 19, 6:09 am
Replies: 31
Views: 2,038
Posted By greenarmy

I would recommend for the outbound that you go...

I would recommend for the outbound that you go via CDG because the evening departure will make sleeping and then staying up til 9-10pm on day 2 easier. All of the airports listed are pretty large...
Jun 24, 19, 6:19 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 2,813
Posted By greenarmy

You should choose BA. If you decide that...

You should choose BA.

If you decide that economy will be fine, then being on BA48 with a super hi J 747 is a perfectly acceptable way to do economy class and there is no real reason to pay extra...
Jun 19, 19, 5:09 pm
Replies: 46
Views: 8,564
Posted By greenarmy

Medium long/long haul by A3 I think really is...

Medium long/long haul by A3 I think really is unlikely, particularly TATL, because if it were to start, it would need to be summer seasonal to be profitable.
But A3 is already a very seasonal...
Jun 19, 19, 5:40 am
Replies: 1
Views: 901
Posted By greenarmy

Two parts to the question: 1) does delta...

Two parts to the question: 1) does delta connection matter, 2) is it saver space

That the flight is operated by Delta Connection does not matter - you can redeem virgin miles for Delta connection...
Jun 7, 19, 11:09 am
Replies: 90
Views: 8,892
Posted By greenarmy

Is it pleasant? No. Is normal economy on a 12hr...

Is it pleasant? No.
Is normal economy on a 12hr overnight flight on any carrier "pleasant"? Also no.
It will be ~12hrs uncomfortable, pretty sleepless hours either way. So I wouldn't go to far out...
Jun 5, 19, 5:44 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 4,912
Posted By greenarmy

For around 500 euros you could also go to South...

For around 500 euros you could also go to South Africa, Cape Town or Joburg from Vienna on Ethiopian and earn plenty of miles past 9k. There are probably other African destinations that would earn...
Jun 4, 19, 12:57 pm
Replies: 2,090
Views: 378,933
Posted By greenarmy

Given that the booking tool breaks the 125 limit,...

Given that the booking tool breaks the 125 limit, that strongly suggests it cannot be the rule for Aegean.

Some other FFPs do follow 125% as a rule, such as AAdvantage, which could start a belief...
Jun 3, 19, 12:29 pm
Replies: 2,090
Views: 378,933
Posted By greenarmy

The online award booking tool still offers...

The online award booking tool still offers routings that are way over the 125% referred to in the previous post. For example, searching Hong Kong to Toyko will show routings via Singapore (around...
May 28, 19, 6:59 am
Replies: 2,090
Views: 378,933
Posted By greenarmy

Anytime awards will never be bookable from a...

Anytime awards will never be bookable from a partner program, only saver awards, and because you are neither looking for right as the schedule opens 11ish months out, nor close in to departure this...
May 8, 19, 7:46 am
Replies: 1,022
Views: 158,005
Posted By greenarmy

I can now answer my own question. 22 days from...

I can now answer my own question. 22 days from requesting the transfer. I cannot edit the wiki to add it at the end however.
May 7, 19, 12:44 pm
Replies: 1,022
Views: 158,005
Posted By greenarmy

Does anyone have experience of converting...

Does anyone have experience of converting Heathrow Rewards points into Aegean award Miles and the conversion time it took from requesting the transfer at the HR end? Thanks.
May 7, 19, 3:36 am
Replies: 31
Views: 2,239
Posted By greenarmy

On routings that would usually be considered...

On routings that would usually be considered illogical, I have found that Amex travel will initially show the same availability as the ITA Matrix, but then error out when attempting to book. Then,...
May 5, 19, 6:23 am
Replies: 2,090
Views: 378,933
Posted By greenarmy

If you go AAA-BBB-CCC and the connection is less...

If you go AAA-BBB-CCC and the connection is less than 24hrs, Aegean will charge you for one award AAA-CCC. If the connection is more than 24hrs, or the cabin class changes, you are charged for an...
May 2, 19, 5:36 am
Replies: 2,090
Views: 378,933
Posted By greenarmy

How long are you staying in each place for? If...

How long are you staying in each place for? If you keep 1 or 2 of the stops under 24hrs then you can save a bunch of miles as it will reprice two awards into 1. Plenty of those routes have good...
Apr 30, 19, 8:42 am
Replies: 321
Views: 58,867
Posted By greenarmy

If you were in paid F for the domestic segment,...

If you were in paid F for the domestic segment, and you would see any of the refund because you actually flew in economy in your pocket (or your small businesses) then definitely write in for that.
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Apr 25, 19, 7:47 am
Replies: 4
Views: 593
Posted By greenarmy

Delta don't fly to Bangkok or Hong Kong so you...

Delta don't fly to Bangkok or Hong Kong so you will need to depart/arrive from Shanghai if you want to use Virgin miles for Delta.

Keeping it to 40k miles will require a non-stop, so from Shanghai...
Apr 21, 19, 11:00 am
Replies: 1,375
Views: 176,159
Posted By greenarmy

Broken IFE Dub-Ord in (basic) Economy, no status,...

Broken IFE Dub-Ord in (basic) Economy, no status, $125 ETC after writing in
Dulles - London daytime flight delayed 8hrs due to mechanical issues $150 ETC auto-emailed inviting to claim it.
Apr 12, 19, 10:31 am
Replies: 1,022
Views: 158,005
Posted By greenarmy

United Airlines TATL Basic Economy - K class ...

United Airlines
TATL Basic Economy - K class
3 days
Tier and Award posted

The number of miles that have posted is wrong, but it close to double what it ought to be so I am not complaining..
Apr 12, 19, 10:25 am
Replies: 20
Views: 3,875
Posted By greenarmy

What would they likely be using the miles for in...

What would they likely be using the miles for in the end?

If it is domestic flights in the US, then to use Aegean miles they would need to collect 12.5k - which if they are flying in discount Y...
Apr 11, 19, 1:52 pm
Replies: 321
Views: 58,867
Posted By greenarmy

Date: April 9, 2019 AAdvantage Status: None ...

Date: April 9, 2019
AAdvantage Status: None
Fare class: Economy Award, booked using Avios.
What happened: ORD-PIB (Hattiesburg, Mississippi for those of you who have been slacking off on learning...
Apr 11, 19, 8:57 am
Replies: 41
Views: 3,780
Posted By greenarmy

Off the top of my head and definitely...

Off the top of my head and definitely non-exhaustive:
OneWorld Emerald can be achieved through American Airlines AAdvantage without flying them (and in fact, is often easier to reach the spending...
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