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Today, 10:09 pm
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Posted By lightbulbs

I must be lucky. Mine yesterday had 6! No red...

I must be lucky. Mine yesterday had 6! No red ones though :(
Aug 21, 19, 12:43 am
Replies: 27
Views: 2,098
Posted By lightbulbs

yes Iíve seen weird behavior tied to married...

yes Iíve seen weird behavior tied to married segments. C available on a flight when viewed as part of a connecting itinerary but when searching for the segment alone doesnít show avail and when...
Aug 21, 19, 12:38 am
Replies: 787
Views: 65,848
Posted By lightbulbs

assuming they process op ups before SWUs itís...

assuming they process op ups before SWUs itís actually better as someone hoping for Y-J upgrade for them to pull people in W applying SWUs first vs processing op ups. They are still taking the same...
Aug 5, 19, 9:06 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,615
Posted By lightbulbs

I imagine it would take a pretty conscientious...

I imagine it would take a pretty conscientious gate agent to process all this even though it logically makes the most sense. I imagine it would not be unexpected for them to instead OpUp the highest...
Aug 3, 19, 10:53 pm
Replies: 671
Views: 209,080
Posted By lightbulbs

I have found they often ask for volunteers for an...

I have found they often ask for volunteers for an overbooked flight at the same time they are willing to sell more seats. Letís say there are 200 seats and they are willing to overbook by 10. At 205...
Jul 26, 19, 10:15 am
Replies: 960
Views: 371,635
Posted By lightbulbs

1) it happened to me (I viewed the actual PALL...

1) it happened to me (I viewed the actual PALL list and saw my upgrade with a BXP waitlisted for C fall behind elites of same level requesting a Comp R waitlisted (they also had lower fare classes)...
Jul 24, 19, 11:53 pm
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Views: 371,635
Posted By lightbulbs

Warning to everyone out there who uses (or tries...

Warning to everyone out there who uses (or tries to use) BXP upgrade certificates. Seems like a change went into place whereby the BXP upgrade priority now falls behind SWU, Miles upgrade and Elite...
Jul 24, 19, 11:48 pm
Replies: 455
Views: 72,865
Posted By lightbulbs

weird they made this change but communicated it...

weird they made this change but communicated it nowhere. Makes me wonder how intentional this was and if so why. Seems to really devalue business extra upgrades which now for elites are only valuable...
Jul 24, 19, 11:43 pm
Replies: 455
Views: 72,865
Posted By lightbulbs

are you traveling with a companion? That message...

are you traveling with a companion? That message may be because you need a sticker to upgrade your companion?
Jul 21, 19, 7:45 pm
Replies: 671
Views: 209,080
Posted By lightbulbs

I was on a late evening EWR departure and was...

I was on a late evening EWR departure and was surprised that the meal was so bad. Chinese chicken salad or a cheeseburger. No nuts, no appetizer, no dessert. The evening transcons on AA get virtually...
Jul 20, 19, 10:24 pm
Replies: 787
Views: 65,848
Posted By lightbulbs

You probably snagged the seats because of your...

You probably snagged the seats because of your timing but you may have been pretty high on the list anyway depending on how much your rolling EQD is. Time of request doesnít really matter practically...
Jul 20, 19, 10:14 pm
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Views: 65,848
Posted By lightbulbs

sometimes I check loads and open seats for the...

sometimes I check loads and open seats for the same days of the week but in the next week or two to see if thereís a pattern on loads.
Jul 20, 19, 10:11 pm
Replies: 440
Views: 145,539
Posted By lightbulbs

I would say the Monday morning upgrade is nice...

I would say the Monday morning upgrade is nice but not out of what I would expect. The double upgrade is very rare on a paid Y ticket. On Paid J it happens time to time due to overbooking in Y but...
Jul 20, 19, 6:27 pm
Replies: 723
Views: 137,828
Posted By lightbulbs

I donít believe so.

I donít believe so.
Jul 17, 19, 10:35 pm
Replies: 455
Views: 72,865
Posted By lightbulbs

wow, wonder why they changed the rules assuming...

wow, wonder why they changed the rules assuming it was intentional and not an IT issue. Kinda crazy a BXP upgrade falls lower than a complimentary one.
Jul 16, 19, 11:36 pm
Replies: 455
Views: 72,865
Posted By lightbulbs

I had a similar experience this week where I...

I had a similar experience this week where I verified with my own eyes that an instrument supported BXP upgrade fell behind a complimentary upgrade on the PALL of passengers with the same status....
Jul 15, 19, 9:51 pm
Replies: 1,036
Views: 267,748
Posted By lightbulbs

It was my understanding that all instrument...

It was my understanding that all instrument supported upgrades that clear into C class were on par (MUA, SWU, BXP), but had an experience today that would suggest BXP is below not just MUA and SWU...
Jul 15, 19, 7:04 am
Replies: 455
Views: 72,865
Posted By lightbulbs

Seeing weird behavior on upgrade priority. Have a...

Seeing weird behavior on upgrade priority. Have a flight later today where I was waitlisted for UDU EXP upgrade (UPG2). Was 4th on the list behind one Mileage and two UDU all of whom are EXPs. With...
Jul 14, 19, 8:08 am
Replies: 225
Views: 328,440
Posted By lightbulbs

I would absolutely write in and request the...

I would absolutely write in and request the refund of what she paid.
Jul 14, 19, 8:08 am
Replies: 225
Views: 328,440
Posted By lightbulbs

I would venture to guess that the flights you...

I would venture to guess that the flights you wanted to change to had R inventory available. Unless the systems have been vastly improved, the app has never been able to look for Y SDC availability...
Jul 1, 19, 7:42 am
Replies: 667
Views: 560,580
Posted By lightbulbs

I believe they are treated the same.

I believe they are treated the same.
Jun 13, 19, 3:09 am
Replies: 12
Views: 675
Posted By lightbulbs

if you have a seat in F and ticket status shows...

if you have a seat in F and ticket status shows ticketed you should be ok. Sometimes it will show pending or you will still have J seat assigned either of which are indicators it has not been...
Jun 11, 19, 12:34 am
Jun 6, 19, 9:28 pm
Replies: 165
Views: 26,794
Posted By lightbulbs

Thatís too bad. You would easily make it if...

Thatís too bad. You would easily make it if flights were on time. Likely only a 2 minute walk between gates...
May 24, 19, 7:15 am
Replies: 723
Views: 137,828
Posted By lightbulbs

usually a good gate agent will ask. If you have a...

usually a good gate agent will ask. If you have a preference always better to proactively let them know.
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