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Oct 22, 19, 3:03 am
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Posted By clifford79

In the OP's parent's defense, it's happened...

In the OP's parent's defense, it's happened multiple times for me and mrs. clifford79 that online check in on flights between the US and Europe (and v.v.) was not possible. At the counter everything...
Sep 19, 19, 1:33 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,405
Posted By clifford79

Most (cheap) economy fares on LH and LX earn...

Most (cheap) economy fares on LH and LX earn nothing on A3, and that is also the case for P in business on LH. If any of the lower booking classes are available, it is not even possible to buy a...
Sep 19, 19, 2:25 am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,405
Posted By clifford79

I can't say what happened with the accrual rates...

I can't say what happened with the accrual rates to EB with AI upgrades. Did you always upgrade in the same way (upfare, bid for upgrade, paid upgrade at checkin), and now the crediting is different?...
Aug 16, 19, 3:06 am
Replies: 4
Views: 1,408
Posted By clifford79

The A3*G requirements you stated are if you are...

The A3*G requirements you stated are if you are already A3*S. To get A3 silver, you need 24k miles, or 12k miles with 2 segments on A3...
Aug 13, 19, 2:56 pm
Replies: 1,268
Views: 179,344
Posted By clifford79

I'll go ahead and add my frustration to the...

I'll go ahead and add my frustration to the thread also. I'm looking at a trip down under before xmas, and thought I might go with AY and use some points to upgrade myself and mrs clifford on the AY...
Jul 27, 19, 2:15 am
Replies: 5
Views: 695
Posted By clifford79

One situation where you can double dip is if you...

One situation where you can double dip is if you are rerouted on flights operated by airlines of a different alliance. E.g., if you were booked on AC, but you are rebooked (invol reroute) onto KL,...
Replies: 1
Views: 282
Posted By clifford79

Usually the allowance on multi-carrier...

Usually the allowance on multi-carrier itineraries is determined by the Most Significant Carrier (MSC) rule (https://www.airnewzealand.eu/most-significant-carrier). However, there are two exceptions,...
Jul 16, 19, 5:18 am
Replies: 377
Views: 61,111
Posted By clifford79

Thanks for the update, this is true dedication! ^

Thanks for the update, this is true dedication! ^
Jul 8, 19, 2:42 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,918
Posted By clifford79

No personal experience on this particular...

No personal experience on this particular scenario, but in general the Most Significant Carrier rule (https://www.airnewzealand.eu/most-significant-carrier) applies. Since the journey starts in the...
Jul 4, 19, 4:58 am
Replies: 8
Views: 2,118
Posted By clifford79

Mrs clifford79 recently got 100% miles on a...

Mrs clifford79 recently got 100% miles on a codeshare flight that mapped to V on UA, which according to the A3 website should only have earned 75%. I figured it was a mistake possibly due to the...
Jun 30, 19, 2:24 am
Replies: 3
Views: 388
Posted By clifford79

I had a similar situation one or two years ago -...

I had a similar situation one or two years ago - first segment on UA, following segments on SK. I had done the seats assignments for the SK flights ahead of time. As normal, I checked in with the...
Jun 25, 19, 3:37 am
Replies: 1,268
Views: 179,344
Posted By clifford79

Is this "reserved for tier customers" wait-list...

Is this "reserved for tier customers" wait-list restriction only in the app, or in general?
I.e., can I call in and ask to be wait-listed as a lowly basic member, or do I need to make sure that...
Jun 24, 19, 8:55 am
Replies: 377
Views: 61,111
Posted By clifford79

Earn 15000 for a 1 year print or digital...

Earn 15000 for a 1 year print or digital subscription to The Economist (https://subscription.economist.com/offerpage/25868/OA/partners/FinnairPlusS/SpOf) for 275€, or 18000 points if you splurge for...
Jun 19, 19, 3:48 am
Replies: 377
Views: 61,111
Posted By clifford79

The cheapest things I could find online (but...

The cheapest things I could find online (but except for Akruu and the Finnair shop, you still need to go to a brick&mortar shop to buy them) are the following:

Patricia: women's underwear, 6e
...
Jun 18, 19, 7:47 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,789
Posted By clifford79

Mrs. clifford79 upgraded an SK flight CPH-IAD to...

Mrs. clifford79 upgraded an SK flight CPH-IAD to Plus last week and got the extra points when crediting to A3 (as usual), so to me it doesn´t seem to be a pre/post June 1st 2019 issue.
Jun 13, 19, 8:03 am
Replies: 9
Views: 1,094
Posted By clifford79

This is an interesting data point! In the past I...

This is an interesting data point! In the past I upgraded an LH flight using M&M miles (not through the bidding system), and I had to fight tooth and nail to eventually get A3 to credit the miles for...
Jun 13, 19, 1:36 am
Replies: 4
Views: 586
Posted By clifford79

SK also serves HKG. I could imagine that it is...

SK also serves HKG. I could imagine that it is more difficult to score 4 J seats there than to PVG or PEK, but whether it is possible at all or not I leave up to the experts to chime in on.
Forum: S.P.A.M.
Jun 11, 19, 2:48 pm
Replies: 41
Views: 16,168
Posted By clifford79

Used billlab's. Please use mine next:...

Used billlab's.
Please use mine next: https://www.gocashback.com/r/1815955
Jun 11, 19, 5:27 am
Replies: 80
Views: 22,886
Posted By clifford79

I was able to amuse my Italian room mates during...

I was able to amuse my Italian room mates during my studies by telling them that "katso merta" means "look at the sea" in Finnish. In Italian, the expression is apparently not as romantic. It's good...
May 17, 19, 9:08 am
Replies: 80
Views: 22,886
Posted By clifford79

"Hey, I know that song!" And it's most definitely...

"Hey, I know that song!" And it's most definitely not "2007" by the artist "IFPI platinum sales certificate", although the "platinum" keyword certainly does fit in this thread.

I'm looking forward...
May 9, 19, 9:35 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,015
Posted By clifford79

SQ typically only releases long-haul premium...

SQ typically only releases long-haul premium cabin award space to members of their own frequent flyer program KrisFlyer. Sometimes award space is also released to partners, but this is more of an...
May 7, 19, 1:43 am
Replies: 31
Views: 2,240
Posted By clifford79

If booking through Expedia (or other OTAs), how...

If booking through Expedia (or other OTAs), how can you tell if what you bought is a one-way, or a combination of two one-ways? Usually you cannot see the fare basis and rules before paying, but is...
Replies: 3
Views: 521
Posted By clifford79

Welcome to FlyerTalk! I used...

Welcome to FlyerTalk!

I used https://www.euclaim.co.uk/flight-delay-compensation to look up your flights, and they claim that it was "extraordinary circumstance", so no compensation. Even in that...
Apr 25, 19, 6:04 am
Replies: 8
Views: 941
Posted By clifford79

I would recommend being proactive, i.e., if the...

I would recommend being proactive, i.e., if the strike goes ahead, then call SAS yourself instead of waiting for them to contact you, and also do our research ahead of time (as you seem to have...
Apr 3, 19, 9:41 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,195
Posted By clifford79

Austrian intra-european business fares (Z or...

Austrian intra-european business fares (Z or higher) earn 2000 miles per segment, so a r/t in Europe via VIE will get you 8000 miles. SK Plus flights can also be good deals, with 200%/min 1200...
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