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Aug 16, 19, 4:51 pm
Replies: 683
Views: 54,474
Posted By windhund

If it's open, it's yours to take! But, watch...

If it's open, it's yours to take!

But, watch the flight status like a hawk for a swap - you'll get re-assigned a new seat in the event of a swap, and you may want to change it.
Aug 11, 19, 6:23 pm
Replies: 683
Views: 54,474
Posted By windhund

I had two INTL long-haul flights booked in J on...

I had two INTL long-haul flights booked in J on pmUA 772s earlier this year - 2/2 for on the old GF seats. But, I booked the flights when 1Ks had the ability to pre-select the seats.
Aug 10, 19, 11:22 am
Replies: 299
Views: 22,225
Posted By windhund

Not sure if this helps on GE machines, but on the...

Not sure if this helps on GE machines, but on the Clear machines, it helped when I dropped my wrists and let the weight of my hand apply pressure to the sensor instead of pressing my fingers down...
Aug 5, 19, 12:00 pm
Replies: 848
Views: 194,077
Posted By windhund

Thanks! To clarify, around late December/early...

Thanks! To clarify, around late December/early January, I saw the reconfigured 772 with Polaris on IAD-LHR - interesting that they have the high-J 763 In the fall there. I thought UA was dedicating...
Aug 5, 19, 9:58 am
Replies: 848
Views: 194,077
Posted By windhund

It appears that starting later this year, a pair...

It appears that starting later this year, a pair of IAD/LHR flights is getting a retrofitted 772 with Polaris dedicated to it, since they're selling PP on the route.

Looks like:
UA918 IAD-LHR...
Jul 22, 19, 12:48 pm
Replies: 64
Views: 6,065
Posted By windhund

Some people set aside a certain amount of money...

Some people set aside a certain amount of money for these trips and want to stay within that amount if at all possible - so spending an extra $100-200 on fees may mean that much less in meals or...
Jul 17, 19, 1:17 pm
Replies: 214
Views: 38,348
Posted By windhund

Does anyone know which of the UA Clubs (since I...

Does anyone know which of the UA Clubs (since I have a club pass to use) at IAD have a good space to work/take work calls in?
Jul 10, 19, 3:47 pm
Replies: 202
Views: 43,114
Posted By windhund

According to the wiki in this thread, it's GG...

According to the wiki in this thread, it's GG AMENITIES:
https://www.flyertalk.com/forum/united-airlines-mileageplus/1452004-gg-code-united-internal-policies-master-list-5.html
Jul 10, 19, 3:43 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,704
Posted By windhund

There's a lot more competition in both NYC...

There's a lot more competition in both NYC (EWR/JFK) and LAX for international flights. SFO and IAD are dominated by UA when it comes international flights - so in addition to the strong local...
Jul 1, 19, 10:56 am
Replies: 45
Views: 2,859
Posted By windhund

A change I like... on a Monday? :o The...

A change I like... on a Monday? :o

The snack-basket-for-all is something I actually like on B6; glad other airlines are emulating it.
Jun 28, 19, 9:08 am
Replies: 338
Views: 22,740
Posted By windhund

Yup, that's correct. In addition, you can use...

Yup, that's correct. In addition, you can use points for travel through Chase at $0.015/point - so if your award flight results in miles being redeemed for less than that, you can decide to use your...
Jun 27, 19, 2:56 pm
Replies: 338
Views: 22,740
Posted By windhund

UA (and DL and AA) all got themselves into this...

UA (and DL and AA) all got themselves into this situation - they sold miles as a great way to get free trips, pushed credit cards and big signups with that promise, and now that the supply of miles...
Mar 24, 19, 9:39 pm
Replies: 121
Views: 4,887
Posted By windhund

I generally use paper, since I often have my...

I generally use paper, since I often have my phone put away to get through security quickly. Itís also easier to hand paper over if someone needs to inspect it (more of an issue when traveling...
Mar 9, 19, 7:38 am
Replies: 9
Views: 618
Posted By windhund

I've found stays at some of the nicer hotels in...

I've found stays at some of the nicer hotels in South Florida to be quite relaxing. The Ritz in Naples is quite nice (you can walk to a lovely beachfront restaurant called The Turtle Club), and I've...
Mar 6, 19, 8:57 am
Replies: 72
Views: 7,048
Posted By windhund

I suspected a BE issue, but I am not so sure...

I suspected a BE issue, but I am not so sure after digging into it. On United.com, the EWR-FLL RT itinerary above has BE available on the outbound, but it's not available on the return. So if you...
Mar 5, 19, 9:11 am
Replies: 31
Views: 2,549
Posted By windhund

On my flight yesterday, one passenger in F kept...

On my flight yesterday, one passenger in F kept her crutches next to her seat during the flight for easy access (she was sitting in the window seat). I don't remember whether they fit in the overhead...
Feb 20, 19, 7:22 am
Replies: 1,496
Views: 252,932
Posted By windhund

Nice review! I've been to this hotel a handful...

Nice review! I've been to this hotel a handful of times, and it has been wonderful sitting out that pool with Terri there. She is amazing and an example of how great people can make a huge...
Feb 19, 19, 2:03 pm
Replies: 476
Views: 218,873
Posted By windhund

Similar situation - I hit 1K in the second half...

Similar situation - I hit 1K in the second half of 2018, got a kit but no wrap. Got the 2019 kit, but there was no wrap in their either. I have a US address, though - so hoping it gets to me soon as...
Feb 14, 19, 8:20 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,468
Posted By windhund

What fare class does the website say is requested...

What fare class does the website say is requested when you hover or click the "?" next to "Upgrade requested"?

If it says "RN", then that means your upgrade request is for a Premium Plus seat...
Forum: Canada
Feb 1, 19, 10:02 am
Replies: 65
Views: 18,151
Posted By windhund

Do _all_ flights to the US from YYZ go through...

Do _all_ flights to the US from YYZ go through preclearance? I noticed some United Express flights into IAD arrive at C/D gates, which can be configured to let passengers out into the concourse...
Jan 31, 19, 9:15 am
Replies: 761
Views: 72,839
Posted By windhund

Thanks for the tips! I hadn't thought to consider...

Thanks for the tips! I hadn't thought to consider F/Y ratios.
Jan 30, 19, 6:17 pm
Replies: 761
Views: 72,839
Posted By windhund

So I've found PZ space on international routes...

So I've found PZ space on international routes before and have experience hunting for those. However, I've never been able to find PZ space domestically. It seems especially tough since UA has gotten...
Jan 30, 19, 2:24 pm
Replies: 153
Views: 9,557
Posted By windhund

I have two 772 flights coming up in April. On one...

I have two 772 flights coming up in April. On one of them, the seat assignments are fine - I don't know if it was ever affected by this issue. On the other, the seat map was wide open when I checked,...
Jan 30, 19, 2:13 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,446
Posted By windhund

See the lengths UA went to get you back your...

See the lengths UA went to get you back your original seat? They found another 789 for you! :D ;)
Jan 24, 19, 12:24 pm
Replies: 522
Views: 42,137
Posted By windhund

I actually like the new app so far. Definitely...

I actually like the new app so far. Definitely easier navigation - more items were buried in the hamburger menu before. The bar at the bottom allows for more direct access.

I am not traveling on...
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