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Oct 5, 19, 8:41 am
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Posted By Dermot

When is the 787 expected on BA 009/10. I really...

When is the 787 expected on BA 009/10. I really hate those ancient 777-200's.
I did 3 trips this summer to BKK. 2 on QR and one on CX all excellent.
Aug 6, 19, 2:52 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,047
Posted By Dermot

Thanks for jumping in. LHR-HKG-BBK on BA...

Thanks for jumping in.

LHR-HKG-BBK on BA stock on some booking ref.
BA31-CX710
Aug 6, 19, 2:23 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,047
Posted By Dermot

CX701

I was booked on CX701 HKG-BBK (Business) . I was connecting from London on BA 31.
I eventually got re-routed on TK639, got in 3hrs late. Spent over 2hrs at transfer desk waiting for TG to find my...
May 5, 19, 6:25 am
Replies: 1,913
Views: 307,896
Posted By Dermot

One of my AMEX Premium Plus 241 vouchers expires...

One of my AMEX Premium Plus 241 vouchers expires on 18th May. Is BA still allowing 6 month extensions of the expiration date ?
Aug 15, 18, 2:31 pm
Replies: 67
Views: 7,036
Posted By Dermot

Thanks for all the comments. With Bangkok the...

Thanks for all the comments. With Bangkok the most visited city at 21.47 million international visitors it is shame we are all so disappointed by the BA offering. The UK Ambassador to Thai and I...
Aug 14, 18, 3:03 pm
Replies: 67
Views: 7,036
Posted By Dermot

LHR-BKK

As a regular on the BA 9/10 (LHR-BKK-LHR) is there any light at the end of the tunnel that BA might bin the 3 class 777-200's on this route. It is always rammed with Op Up's filling the club cabin....
Apr 27, 18, 10:40 am
Replies: 1
Views: 627
Posted By Dermot

Forcing premium class award seat with double Avios

I now GGL have jokers and I believe Golds can release economy seats by paying double Avios. Does paying double Avios work for the Club and First cabins if there is D and A inventory.
Feb 21, 17, 9:19 am
Replies: 27
Views: 3,278
Posted By Dermot

Expiration of GUF2

What is the experience of requesting an extension of the expiration of a GUF2 voucher if you are BA Gold. I have read threads that GGL members may this privilege reasonable easily.
Feb 7, 17, 3:50 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 630
Posted By Dermot

Gold Priority Award + GUF2 + 2-4-1

I have not been able to find the answer to this query.

Can you trigger a Gold Priority Award (x2 miles) then apply a GUF2 in combination with a 2-4-1 redemption.

So would LHR-LAX-LHR be...
Nov 27, 16, 4:58 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,609
Posted By Dermot

Yes, the price of FIRST is only 165 more than...

Yes, the price of FIRST is only 165 more than the CW fare but I am not allowed to get reimbursement for a FIRST ticket. SO I would like to get a recipe for the CW fare and then upgrade.
Nov 27, 16, 12:46 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,609
Posted By Dermot

Is paying for an upgrade before or after ticketing the same

I am currently looking at the price for 3 days CW trip LHR-PEK-LHR. The price at the moment to upgrade both sectors to FIRST is 165 which I am happy to pay out of my own pocket. I cannot have it...
Oct 16, 16, 8:49 am
Replies: 3,383
Views: 424,581
Posted By Dermot

BA.COM not working correctly with Safari 10.0

The "Spending Avios" part of the BA.COM site is not working with Mac OSX and Safari. Upgraded to macOS Sierra and Safari v10.0 and this made no difference. It has been like this for at least a...
Nov 8, 15, 12:30 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,007
Posted By Dermot

BA and Bangkok

Does anyone know if BA have any plans to change out the 777's on LHR-BKK-LHR. It was downgraded to the 3 class 777's a few years ago. I have taken it about 6-7 times over the past 12 months and it...
May 27, 14, 1:50 pm
Replies: 589
Views: 49,808
Posted By Dermot

My AA flights LHR-JFK-LHR out on 17th May and...

My AA flights LHR-JFK-LHR out on 17th May and back on the 20th have not posted. My BA EXEC no was in the booking and printed on both boarding cards.

7+ days has now lapsed and I have lodged...
Apr 23, 14, 2:23 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,264
Posted By Dermot

Thanks, great tip, I have just checked the...

Thanks, great tip, I have just checked the fares on AA.CO.UK. BA.COM does not show the AA I fare now (2254 on AA). The AA rule is 14 day advance purchase. The cabin also looks very modern. I...
Apr 22, 14, 3:38 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,264
Posted By Dermot

Caught out on the Adv Purchase Rule on I fares

I want to go for LHR-JFK on the 17th May and back on the 20th in CW.
Last Sat there was lots of choice at round trip price of about 2500.
Checking tonight it is an eye watering 4500.

After a...
Jan 19, 14, 4:29 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 883
Posted By Dermot

Award availability tool problems

Has anyone else experienced problems with the award availability tool.

"system not responding" when you select specific dates from the calendar.
I have tried with both Safari and Firefox over the...
Jan 9, 14, 6:40 am
Replies: 20
Views: 1,690
Posted By Dermot

Any advice on how to book and pay for flights...

Any advice on how to book and pay for flights from London outside the UK, it is actually possible ?

Of course it is easy of your first sector starts in the country of origin eg. just use BA...
Jan 8, 14, 6:41 am
Replies: 20
Views: 1,690
Posted By Dermot

Great comments... Some experimenting with ITN...

Great comments...
Some experimenting with ITN Matrix revealed a huge difference in some I fares for the same sectors departing LHR as a function of POS.

Would BA in say or BRU or AMS ticket...
Jan 7, 14, 2:53 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,690
Posted By Dermot

Booking the I Fare Inventory

I have been looking at EX-BRU or EX-AMS fares in Club to the US and Asia, they price into D/I face bucket when available.
If you then look at the EX-LHR fares for the same long haul sectors they...
Sep 26, 13, 2:39 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,113
Posted By Dermot

747 in LHR-BKK route in Dec

It looks like BA have allocated a 747 for LHR-BKK-LHR between 15-21 Dec. Since they are not selling in FIRST would a CW ticket get you a chance of a FIRST seat or will they just close off the front...
Feb 19, 13, 2:22 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 718
Posted By Dermot

Incorrect Avios Flight Finder

I am trying to find CW availability to LHR-BOS. When I search using the Avios Flight Finder tool on my BA account I see availability for the dates I want. When I select to take this further they...
Forum: Las Vegas
Mar 4, 12, 3:49 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,310
Posted By Dermot

I have emailed the concierge at the Foundation...

I have emailed the concierge at the Foundation Room at the Mandalay Bay to see what I can can arrange.
Mar 17th is St Patricks day, I am irish and they are running an event. We are also dining in...
Forum: Las Vegas
Mar 4, 12, 7:46 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,310
Posted By Dermot

Front of Line;VIP Entry to Clubs

Wife and I are coming over from the UK on the Mar 16th for 5 nights. We have some nice dinner reservations (Mix, Twist, Picasso) and the would like to so some classy clubs after dinner for a drink...
Mar 4, 12, 7:01 am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,453
Posted By Dermot

Contacting Quintessentially in CCR

The wife and I are off to Las Vegas on Mar 16th for 5 nights. We are are F so will use of the CCR. What can we expect from Quintessentially, if anything ? (I have read the threads...)

I have...
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