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Jan 25, 20, 4:27 pm
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Posted By qwest01

Due to fly into HKG in 10 days for a two night...

Due to fly into HKG in 10 days for a two night stay before flying onto Thailand for a vacation. Mrs Quest has a chronic lung problem, so concerned about the virus. Think we will simply stay in the...
May 1, 18, 10:36 am
Replies: 382
Views: 70,105
Posted By qwest01

So, a wheel chair passenger travelling alone is...

So, a wheel chair passenger travelling alone is expected to pay for a porter at T5 to handle their baggage. That I would describe as disabled discrimination. Absolutely poor show by BA throughout...
Feb 10, 18, 8:59 am
Replies: 1
Views: 1,282
Posted By qwest01

Doe this herald the end of the AMEX Card Benefits?

https://www.moneywise.co.uk/news/2018-02-09/american-express-loses-key-court-battle-puts-british-airways-card-the-balance
Nov 18, 17, 7:26 pm
Replies: 45
Views: 7,477
Posted By qwest01

Yes, me too. Spotted fraudulent transaction on my...

Yes, me too. Spotted fraudulent transaction on my daily check of my accounts. Saddo I know but it catches these things early. Transaction at a doe market clothing store in LA, contactless but for far...
May 29, 17, 9:34 am
Replies: 1,844
Views: 263,323
Posted By qwest01

I am not hopeful. Yes there were others who...

I am not hopeful. Yes there were others who managed to get booked on the Monarch flight back to Gatwick. Not being frequent flyers ( They still believe in the BA myths), claiming refunds will be a...
May 29, 17, 8:47 am
Replies: 1,844
Views: 263,323
Posted By qwest01

Relatives were caught up in the meltdown on Sat....

Relatives were caught up in the meltdown on Sat. They were stranded at PMI when the inbound was cancelled. Only IB staff at PMI for BA. Having collected luggage they were directed back to the checkin...
Dec 23, 16, 12:50 am
Replies: 13
Views: 5,798
Posted By qwest01

I just did the same, but not for such a long...

I just did the same, but not for such a long trip. I have done this in the past and you need to call in as soon as the return flight becomes available and ask for the trip to be updated with the...
Dec 15, 16, 9:24 am
Replies: 66
Views: 44,523
Posted By qwest01

Decision made for me.

Well, they say money talks and in this case it did. Whilst trying to decide, I came across two bus returns for my dates to BKK at 1500 each so since the flights to HKT were going to be 3000 each,...
Dec 7, 16, 7:51 am
Replies: 66
Views: 44,523
Posted By qwest01

Thanks for that advice and I have had a look at...

Thanks for that advice and I have had a look at that thread. My main concern is that the short connection is from a flight in from LHR and onto HKT. LHR is notorious for late departures. My last QR...
Dec 6, 16, 3:24 am
Replies: 66
Views: 44,523
Posted By qwest01

LHR-DOH-HKT connet time 70 mins

I'm currently looking at booking a flight LHR-DOH-HKT with 70 mins connect time. Whilst it is is over the MCT of 45 mins, it is, for me, a tight connection. I would not normally consider a connect...
Sep 22, 16, 9:56 am
Replies: 483
Views: 82,211
Posted By qwest01

I recall that it would be M&S sandwiches at...

I recall that it would be M&S sandwiches at premium prices. Why on earth would I buy on board when I could just make a sarnie at home and take it with me. We do this on Easyjet and there is no fuss...
Aug 19, 16, 4:40 am
Replies: 202
Views: 39,778
Posted By qwest01

We are off to PMI in Sept out of LHR so either I...

We are off to PMI in Sept out of LHR so either I fill a couple of ziplock bags with some sarnies in the lounge or bring on the full blown picnic from M&S sourced before we leave home.
May 1, 16, 6:06 am
Replies: 916
Views: 117,107
Posted By qwest01

Not fixed for this silver. BA2715 on Fri 6th May...

Not fixed for this silver. BA2715 on Fri 6th May still showing exit row seats blocked apart from 1 seat allocated. That is on Expertflyer. MMB on BA.com shows all the seats in the exit row as not...
Apr 28, 16, 1:42 am
Replies: 916
Views: 117,107
Posted By qwest01

CONFUSED! If you are in GF how does taking away...

CONFUSED!
If you are in GF how does taking away the benefit of guesting for Sliver members impact the crowding in GF. Please explain.
Apr 18, 16, 7:52 am
Replies: 60
Views: 9,211
Posted By qwest01

Greedy? - No, Unrealistic - probably. It is an...

Greedy? - No, Unrealistic - probably. It is an airline after all and BA to boot - so they will not give a toss that they have cost you money for unnecessary hotel nights and other expenses. In your...
Apr 18, 16, 7:25 am
Replies: 916
Views: 117,107
Posted By qwest01

It's a Fiasco

Well, this Fiasco has just cost BA a booking. Only small Beer. Needed to make a booking to Malaga for Mid December. Since I cannot assign an exit row seat and there is no certainty that I will ever...
Apr 14, 16, 6:10 am
Replies: 916
Views: 117,107
Posted By qwest01

Well I think FLY will present issues to those BA...

Well I think FLY will present issues to those BA customers who use Expertflyer seat alerts to let them know when a blocked seat becomes available.

Why, well I just did a small test looking one...
Apr 13, 16, 7:14 am
Replies: 916
Views: 117,107
Posted By qwest01

Not sure if this is related but... As a...

Not sure if this is related but...

As a silver I am affected by the issue of not being able to reserve an exit row seat on some upcoming flights. Based on info from here I have set up seat alerts...
Mar 31, 16, 12:18 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 724
Posted By qwest01

Reduced checked in luggage allowance for Club World and Biz Bed.

As seen on Business Traveller:

British Airways is making changes to its checked luggage allowance for business class passengers.

Customers in Club World and Biz Bed (business class on the...
Mar 11, 16, 7:50 am
Replies: 916
Views: 117,107
Posted By qwest01

Golds can no longer select Exit Rows in advance?

Until today I had been watching this thread with interest but also with a slight degree of smugness. All my sh bookings had been made some months previously and my exit row seat assignments had stuck...
Mar 8, 16, 1:32 am
Replies: 916
Views: 117,107
Posted By qwest01

Golds can no longer select Exit Rows in advance?

I'm off to EDI on 14th March and the exit rows are all blocked according to Expertflyer except the seat I assigned when I booked so long ago.
The inability of BA's IT team to fix this or roll back...
Mar 6, 16, 6:01 am
Replies: 167
Views: 28,004
Posted By qwest01

Pepsi [replacing Coke in LHR lounges?]

Oh no not Britvic! I hope this does not mean Britvic Tonic for the gin - that stuff is crap.
Mar 4, 16, 1:34 am
Replies: 916
Views: 117,107
Posted By qwest01

Yet another "Pull the ladder up, I'm all right...

Yet another "Pull the ladder up, I'm all right Jack" posting. The ability to reserve an exit seat is why I fly BA short haul as a silver. Being retired I don't benefit from "Business Travel" on...
Feb 8, 16, 8:06 pm
Replies: 916
Views: 117,107
Posted By qwest01

It would seem that BA have changed the rules...

It would seem that BA have changed the rules without telling us. For Silvers the benefits state: •free seat selection at the time of booking, whatever cabin you're travelling in, for everyone...
Jan 25, 16, 5:02 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 2,397
Posted By qwest01

Marriott lost my booking.

It looks like calling the hotel and sending them a copy of my confirmation email did the trick. My reservation has been reinstated but now with a different confirmation number. Now I must not forget...
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