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Sep 13, 13, 9:58 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 2,111
Posted By yodayoda

Can you share with us young'ins the legendary...

Can you share with us young'ins the legendary Mexican Hat dance story? Come to think of it, we should have a "myths/urban legends" thread record some of the epic tales of AC/AE, back in the day when...
Jul 8, 13, 1:05 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 621
Posted By yodayoda

Thanks! In some ways a relief that it won't...

Thanks! In some ways a relief that it won't affect long haul trips on airlines with none to little scam charges.
Jul 8, 13, 12:42 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 621
Posted By yodayoda

Increase redemption on UA flights?

Hey Folks,

Does anyone know if AC has started to increase the required miles to redeem on other airlines? I was looking at flights for my nephew and noticed for ClassicFlight YUL to EWR, if you...
Jun 28, 13, 3:28 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 3,247
Posted By yodayoda

DTW (Detroit) to YYZ doesn't credit AC, even on...

DTW (Detroit) to YYZ doesn't credit AC, even on AC metal as UA's system in Detroit is incompatible with AC's. I had to call in periodically to Aeroplan, provide the eTicket # and AC flight number for...
Jun 27, 13, 12:22 pm
Replies: 613
Views: 128,556
Posted By yodayoda

Amazing how a 20% mileage hike for Business/First...

Amazing how a 20% mileage hike for Business/First class redemption is being hailed as "Good News". And to be honest, the ClassicPlus redemption rates have been so absurd, a 20% reduction via Market...
Jun 23, 13, 7:33 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,259
Posted By yodayoda

Priority Baggage Handling...

A friend posted this photo. Any bets to whether this will actually get Priority Baggage handling upon arrival?
...
May 26, 13, 11:09 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 507
Posted By yodayoda

Same day airport change to another *A

Hey Everyone,
If one holds a Flex fare ticket issued by AC, is it possible to get a same day airport change via another *A carrier like UA? For an upcoming trip, I am thinking of catching an...
Apr 13, 12, 3:30 pm
Replies: 179
Views: 16,904
Posted By yodayoda

While one does feel energized by chanting Fire...

While one does feel energized by chanting Fire Calin, I don't see how this mess can be fixed by anyone. If anything, the government meddling of AC worked far more into the favour of the labour unions...
Apr 3, 12, 2:38 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,434
Posted By yodayoda

Date: Jan 7, 2012 Flight/Route:AC33 YYZ-YVR ...

Date: Jan 7, 2012
Flight/Route:AC33 YYZ-YVR
Status:AC-SE
Description:
Confirmed upgrade at T-7d. Online check in at T-24hr with printed boarding pass for Exec class. Upon boarding, GA notes there...
Mar 25, 12, 4:05 pm
Replies: 43
Views: 3,301
Posted By yodayoda

I wished more of AC's front line staff wear their...

I wished more of AC's front line staff wear their name badges so I can figure out their names without the awkward asking "What's your name?" (at least I feel awkward asking sometimes).

Just like...
Mar 21, 12, 8:50 pm
Replies: 64
Views: 7,743
Posted By yodayoda

To seasoned travellers like you, it might be...

To seasoned travellers like you, it might be junk. For the back of the bus plebians, it's worth gold and something they can show off to their non status plebian community...
Mar 19, 12, 11:42 am
Replies: 304
Views: 36,021
Posted By yodayoda

Just curious, do you know what's the form of...

Just curious, do you know what's the form of compensation CR received? Was it $5 mil in hard cash or a combo of base pay + stock options, etc. Given how AC's stock has dropped 66%+ in a span of a...
Mar 9, 12, 9:19 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 1,604
Posted By yodayoda

Would be nice if AC employed a solution like...

Would be nice if AC employed a solution like Spigit to effectively crowd source ideas to not only improve J-class but the entire operation. However it does require a level of humility and...
Mar 9, 12, 8:34 pm
Replies: 204
Views: 14,058
Posted By yodayoda

I should add my upgrade success rate last year...

I should add my upgrade success rate last year was about 85% including 100% on 2 TPAC trips. This year, sitting at 100%.
Mar 9, 12, 8:30 pm
Replies: 204
Views: 14,058
Posted By yodayoda

This R space thread amuses me. From my...

This R space thread amuses me. From my experience, AC holding back the R space actually is to the benefit of SEs (if they handle the Rs correctly). By keeping R unavailable until the gate, it allows...
Mar 2, 12, 7:52 pm
Replies: 259
Views: 27,175
Posted By yodayoda

During media time (11:00-11:30am), the crew's...

During media time (11:00-11:30am), the crew's quarter's was open for anyone who wanted to pop in for a view. The door to the stairwell is right opposite the cockpit door. It was AC's consolation...
Mar 2, 12, 7:18 pm
Replies: 259
Views: 27,175
Posted By yodayoda

I thought I'd share a few more pics from the AC...

I thought I'd share a few more pics from the AC 75th for the benefit of those who couldn't join us today in YYZ:

External Views of the 787...
Mar 2, 12, 4:31 pm
Replies: 259
Views: 27,175
Posted By yodayoda

I enjoyed the event quite a bit. Did anyone get...

I enjoyed the event quite a bit. Did anyone get to go into the cockpit? When I got onboard, just happened a TV crew was filming, so I didn't get a chance to sit inside.

As for the econ side,...
Feb 14, 12, 9:57 pm
Replies: 761
Views: 81,599
Posted By yodayoda

Well, I want to give back to the community, so......

Well, I want to give back to the community, so...
I have 1 expiring pass available for anyone in the Toronto area. PM if you're interested.
Feb 14, 12, 3:35 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,460
Posted By yodayoda

When you hear of what goes on behind the scenes...

When you hear of what goes on behind the scenes of baggage handling, you simply just shake your head. Let's just say it's intentionally more manual than it should be. If only the government beefed up...
Feb 12, 12, 6:21 pm
Replies: 259
Views: 27,175
Posted By yodayoda

Oh! Thanks for the tip! I'll try it and see if it...

Oh! Thanks for the tip! I'll try it and see if it fixes the problem.
Feb 9, 12, 6:26 pm
Replies: 259
Views: 27,175
Posted By yodayoda

Does one need to sign up for the SE Newsletter? I...

Does one need to sign up for the SE Newsletter? I don't see any email from Air Canada or Aeroplan relating to this invite event.
Jan 30, 12, 4:55 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 2,842
Posted By yodayoda

OP - did you have to clear customs when you came...

OP - did you have to clear customs when you came out of International section to the Domestic side? If you didn't, in theory, could the OP do a little shopping spree at the duty free before...
Jan 5, 12, 10:25 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,453
Posted By yodayoda

From my last few trips, the Wifi at TG ROL's...

From my last few trips, the Wifi at TG ROL's lounge wasn't working (May, Nov). The free airport Wifi in that part of the airport was no better. Food has been in decline as well from my experience....
Dec 21, 11, 12:05 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 608
Posted By yodayoda

I think you might be at the mercy of the "sweeps"...

I think you might be at the mercy of the "sweeps" gods. That is - it might take some time for the system to recognize you as a 2012 status pax and thus letting you select your package. The nice thing...
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