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Nov 14, 17, 5:50 am
Replies: 14
Views: 2,357
Posted By Bicostal

This has been my strategy as well. In a recent...

This has been my strategy as well. In a recent case it came in handy when I needed to change a return date...no fuss. In another case it actually saved me 100k in miles on a TATL, though it did up...
Oct 25, 17, 6:39 pm
Replies: 53
Views: 5,870
Posted By Bicostal

Yesterday ATL-SFO the pilot kept everyone,...

Yesterday ATL-SFO the pilot kept everyone, including FAs seated for intermittently for almost 3 hours total throughout the course of the less than 5 hour flight. I can appreciate that in the...
Oct 6, 17, 2:51 am
Replies: 37
Views: 7,431
Posted By Bicostal

4.5 million paid BIS documented across 3...

4.5 million paid BIS documented across 3 alliances at 60. First million at about 30. My neighbor has 10 million plus on AA and he just crossed his 55th.
Sep 29, 17, 10:45 am
Replies: 58
Views: 7,913
Posted By Bicostal

Smile Im one up on you. I have my own personal pilot...

Im one up on you. I have my own personal pilot with a commercial license. All I do is rent the plane! And if you want to use him, we can arrange that too. He works for food.
Sep 29, 17, 10:42 am
Replies: 58
Views: 7,913
Posted By Bicostal

I think that the VS clubhouse experience has a...

I think that the VS clubhouse experience has a lot of similarities to the Flagship lounges.
Sep 27, 17, 6:39 pm
Replies: 67
Views: 10,097
Posted By Bicostal

Ever try to buy a ticket at T-20?

Ever try to buy a ticket at T-20?
Sep 27, 17, 6:21 pm
Replies: 54
Views: 8,063
Posted By Bicostal

Non-006? Give me a break. One fifth base miles...

Non-006? Give me a break. One fifth base miles means I need to buy a $1000 Y TATL and fly more than 5000 miles? How much gaming is that? Not anywhere near the MQM possibilities where you can...
Sep 27, 17, 5:55 pm
Replies: 54
Views: 8,063
Posted By Bicostal

The only gamer is delta. You can't game price,...

The only gamer is delta. You can't game price, only they can. In the current MQS and MQM model I can get the same for a 500 per 700 dollar ticket. Under an MQD only model, I can't. Delta sets...
Sep 26, 17, 7:50 pm
Replies: 2,070
Views: 281,871
Posted By Bicostal

My situation is that on average I spend 20K or so...

My situation is that on average I spend 20K or so on MQDs, but this year I'll be at 12k. I use the Amex card to cover me on the one off years where MQDs are short. Absent rollover MQDs, if this...
Sep 21, 17, 10:26 am
Replies: 1,642
Views: 347,728
Posted By Bicostal

Delta IT and my planning - not always working out...

Delta IT and my planning - not always working out for me. I'm happy to hear your experience is different.
Sep 18, 17, 10:21 am
Replies: 32
Views: 5,660
Posted By Bicostal

Heads up - seems that there may be (another) IT...

Heads up - seems that there may be (another) IT glitch in SDC. I called to SDC from an ATL connection to a DTW connection (FC) and ended up in Comfort - called back and got it fixed. I was told...
Aug 26, 17, 1:27 pm
Replies: 43
Views: 7,123
Posted By Bicostal

How does the GA know which of the 300 passengers...

How does the GA know which of the 300 passengers is a no show at T-45?
Aug 3, 17, 8:22 pm
Replies: 4,288
Views: 611,720
Posted By Bicostal

It worked

No fuss no HUCA required. Rebooked in FC all DL metal...via MSP and no red eye needed.
Aug 2, 17, 3:15 pm
Replies: 4,288
Views: 611,720
Posted By Bicostal

I'm pretty familiar with the SDC process and have...

I'm pretty familiar with the SDC process and have used it before. I'm faced with a curious situation on an award ticket. I am in FC because I used FC level miles. The first leg is AS metal with an...
Jul 21, 17, 8:21 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 2,031
Posted By Bicostal

Had a San-MSP-LGA Sunday. Rebooked San-lax-JFK...

Had a San-MSP-LGA Sunday. Rebooked San-lax-JFK Saturday in D1. Ok I can deal with it. Monday AM was a must, so Saturday night in NYC not the worst. 5 minutes on the phone. Was a RUC cleared...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jul 11, 17, 11:42 am
Replies: 59
Views: 6,487
Posted By Bicostal

Flew Lufthansa DC 3 and almost new Pan Am 707...

Flew Lufthansa DC 3 and almost new Pan Am 707 NUE-FRA-IDL in 1962. Never a Concorde.
Jun 29, 17, 3:26 pm
Replies: 2,979
Views: 430,756
Posted By Bicostal

I vote for SOP. Find article, can identify, send...

I vote for SOP. Find article, can identify, send postcard, wait for reply. No decision, no interpretation, consistent management of process.
Jun 12, 17, 10:27 pm
Replies: 69
Views: 9,485
Posted By Bicostal

In both examples, the true diagnostic benefit in...

In both examples, the true diagnostic benefit in the test is not when you test positive but rather when you test negative. in the second case where there is a zero probability of being a kid hater...
Jun 8, 17, 5:05 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,769
Posted By Bicostal

My understanding is that home country impacts...

My understanding is that home country impacts only on the MQD requirement for status. US residents need to meet the req. ex-US don't.
Jun 7, 17, 9:29 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,769
Posted By Bicostal

:td: To maximize your Delta points flying VS,...

:td:
To maximize your Delta points flying VS, you need to book Delta codeshare on 006 ticket stock.
Apr 22, 17, 2:16 pm
Replies: 1,642
Views: 347,728
Posted By Bicostal

Dad and 5 year old....just get comfy in my seat. ...

Dad and 5 year old....just get comfy in my seat. NOT. If you want to switch, ask first, don't squat.
Apr 3, 17, 2:39 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 4,780
Posted By Bicostal

Obviously not what I wanted to hear, but, let's...

Obviously not what I wanted to hear, but, let's try this. Let's say I'm doing BOS-ATL-SAN and have BOS-ATL on a confirmed RUC. Now I want to SDC to BOS-LAX-SAN. If what you said is correct, then I...
Apr 3, 17, 12:21 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 4,780
Posted By Bicostal

RUC and SDC question

If you SDC with a confirmed RUC, you get FC if there's a seat available. We all know that. But, what if you have a multi segment trip and are only confirmed in FC on the first leg and wait listed...
Apr 1, 17, 8:03 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 4,999
Posted By Bicostal

Which makes it a VDB.

Which makes it a VDB.
Apr 1, 17, 2:25 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 4,999
Posted By Bicostal

The airline is required to ask first for...

The airline is required to ask first for volunteers before IDB. The compensation for voluntary denied boarding offered is at the discretion of the airline. The poster who asked for FC as...
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