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Nov 17, 18, 8:51 pm
Replies: 1,964
Views: 467,036
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777-200 Polaris class seats rows 1-2

We are booked on UA926 on July 8, 2019 from SFO-FRA. We originally were you 7CDG and I noticed that rows 1-2 are now shown as business class instead of first. The system let us select 2ACH as being a...
Oct 6, 18, 11:07 am
Replies: 678
Views: 158,657
Posted By sfonorth

Possible to check in for UA express at Terminal C?

I have an upcoming flight on UA from EWR to MKE. Looking at the past week, half the time the flight departs from a and the other half from C. Iíve made a reservation at Classified in C well ahead of...
Forum: New York City
Aug 19, 18, 10:10 am
Replies: 21
Views: 20,119
Posted By sfonorth

Newark Airside Shuttle still in operation (A -> C)

I just wanted to check and see if this airside shuttle bus is still running between Terminal A (A28) and C (C71). It's on the UA terminal map but someone posted on tripadvisor and insists that it is...
Forum: India
Aug 18, 18, 10:24 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 22,268
Posted By sfonorth

9W (INT) to AI (DOM) at DEL -- separate PNR - 2hrs 15 ok?

We are flying in from SIN to DEL in J arriving at 14:45 into T3 Then I have 2 options for connections:

1. AI at 14:55 to ATQ (2hrs 10min) connection in Y
2. 9W at 20:05 to ATQ (4hrs 45min)...
Mar 18, 18, 5:20 pm
Replies: 349
Views: 41,363
Posted By sfonorth

That's what I was thinking as Scoot does not...

That's what I was thinking as Scoot does not offer any other flights that day whereas Jet Airways has multiple options. And Changi is not a bad airport to be at with a 3.5 hrs between flights.
Mar 18, 18, 4:52 pm
Replies: 349
Views: 41,363
Posted By sfonorth

Min Connection time UA -> non *A at Changi

Asking for some advice regarding connection times at Changi. Arriving on UA1 SFO-SIN in late December which arrives at 8:00am. Planning to connect to Amritsar, India (ATQ) immediately. ...
Jan 10, 18, 11:17 am
Replies: 878
Views: 92,582
Posted By sfonorth

One point of reference which was probably not the...

One point of reference which was probably not the norm but I checked into a SFO-AKL flight in late December and had a separate Virgin Australia ticket from AKL-SYD-DPS 3 hours later in AKL..

I did...
Dec 16, 17, 7:11 pm
Replies: 878
Views: 92,582
Posted By sfonorth

Just checking to see if there has been any change...

Just checking to see if there has been any change in policy with UA interlining to non *A carriers on a separate ticket in which United has interline agreements. Specifically, I'm looking at UA to...
Dec 2, 17, 10:49 pm
Replies: 504
Views: 90,624
Posted By sfonorth

Classified for Breakfast

Tried Classified during breakfast hours (9:00am on 11/26 -- Sunday after Thanksgiving). Only 2 other table occupied. Food was served within 15 minutes after ordering on the iPad. We actually...
Nov 12, 17, 9:50 am
Replies: 36
Views: 5,155
Posted By sfonorth

I've found EWR/IAD - AMS to be relatively easy to...

I've found EWR/IAD - AMS to be relatively easy to upgrade as is EWR-BRU which has better connection options for *A carriers than AMS.
Oct 21, 17, 8:07 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 4,097
Posted By sfonorth

I had a domestic flight (economy) out of the SFO...

I had a domestic flight (economy) out of the SFO international terminal to IAD then connected to a flight to AMS in Polaris Business. I tried to enter to the lounge based on the same day flight in...
Sep 29, 17, 9:46 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,575
Posted By sfonorth

Battery Power Bar

mjcewl1284 is correct. Security in mainland China will want to actually see the battery pack and verify that it has a capacity below 20,000 mAh. There are signs that show this around the security...
May 3, 17, 9:29 am
Replies: 847
Views: 92,908
Posted By sfonorth

Has anyone tried the PAID gate-to-gate service...

Has anyone tried the PAID gate-to-gate service where they pick you up at your arrival gate, they drive you by limo to your departure gate and fast-track you through security checks to departure gate....
Jan 30, 17, 7:10 pm
Replies: 412
Views: 45,309
Posted By sfonorth

1K packet received 1/26/17

Re-qualified for 1K in August 2016 but received my packet 1/26/17

My wife re-qualified for 1K in December and received hers on the same day.
Dec 9, 16, 10:55 pm
Replies: 401
Views: 61,280
Posted By sfonorth

Meal Service ?

With the flight departing SFO at 10:45pm, is the dinner served soon (90 min) after departure or is it served much later. I thought I read somewhere that on another routing with a similar departure...
Aug 24, 16, 6:58 pm
Replies: 401
Views: 61,280
Posted By sfonorth

Upgrades + GPU

I was able to upgrade from W with a GPU outbound 12/12 and return 12/28 but purchased / upgraded at 11 months out.
Jul 4, 16, 7:32 pm
Replies: 88
Views: 20,174
Posted By sfonorth

Fast Track at LHR?

Does UA still give out Fast Track cards for flights arriving at LHR?

We flew from SFO to LHR in business class 2 weeks ago but they did not hand out Fast Track cards during the flight.

When we...
May 31, 16, 7:01 am
Replies: 1,780
Views: 322,772
Posted By sfonorth

UA 55 on 5/28 CDG-EWR

UA 55 was delayed from CDG for 1hr 10minutes. The plane was actually pushed back early around 1:00pm ahead of the scheduled 1:10pm departure but air traffic control held us back--weather was fine....
May 31, 16, 6:50 am
Replies: 3,306
Views: 349,699
Posted By sfonorth

Do TOD upgrade purchases count towards EQM/EQD

I've had an inconsistent response from MP customer service. Some customer service agents will allow the TOD purchases to count towards EQM/EQD and hence redeemable miles but others won't.

Does...
Mar 2, 16, 8:35 pm
Replies: 333
Views: 106,977
Posted By sfonorth

mileage accural on AC rouge (YYZ-HAV)

Booked flights on the Air Canada website for YYZ-HAV. The website forwarded me to Air Canada vacations to complete the transaction and I was able see there are AC rouge flights in the T and L...
Feb 9, 16, 10:48 pm
Replies: 600
Views: 62,316
Posted By sfonorth

Received mine on 2/5 -- requalified in early...

Received mine on 2/5 -- requalified in early November.
Feb 4, 16, 10:26 am
Replies: 600
Views: 62,316
Posted By sfonorth

No 1k packet yet -- reached 1k in early Nov

Still waiting for my 2016 1k membership packet (my wife as well). Had to reach out to 1k voice and they say it will take 4 weeks in early January.

Our daughter is also 1k and got hers in the last...
Dec 14, 15, 9:11 am
Replies: 872
Views: 175,075
Posted By sfonorth

Entertainment options

Historically, what type of entertainment options are on the Island Hopper?

it looks like there is video on demand with a person device? Is there wifi?

most of the segments are relatively...
Nov 18, 15, 10:06 am
Replies: 24
Views: 3,534
Posted By sfonorth

AA FF program looking more like UA/DL's in 2016

Interesting to see AA introduce the revenue based accrual in their program in 2016. On quick glance it looks like the mileage accrual seems similar except for business class fares (up to 3x). ...
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