Official schedule extension prediction thread

Old Feb 16, 06, 2:21 pm
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Official schedule extension prediction thread

I'm not going to sticky this thread, but feel free to post your guesses here. Beckles sent me a nifty Excel file that shows the number of days to the schedule horizon before and after schedule extensions. Right now we are at 113 days, so I predict an extension next Thursday, February 23, at 10:15 AM Central time. This extension should allow booking through early August.
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Old Feb 16, 06, 7:43 pm
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If they stay with Thursday, I think it'll be March 2.

But it would not surprise me if they cross us up and extend the schedule on a different day, say Friday, February 24 or March 3.
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Old Feb 17, 06, 8:07 am
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Tuesday, February 21st, 10:00 AM.

There would be nothing that unusual about an extension on a day other than Thursday, while Thursday is the most common day, 3 of the last 5 extensions have been on a different day of the week.
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Old Feb 17, 06, 9:26 am
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Originally Posted by Beckles
......while Thursday is the most common day, 3 of the last 5 extensions have been on a different day of the week.
I think they did that solely to throw off us FTers..................
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Old Feb 17, 06, 9:44 am
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It will be next Wed., the 22nd. How do I know? It is G. Washington's birthday, of course. And we know WN stands for Independence (they are independent from what their FFers want).
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Old Feb 18, 06, 2:31 am
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I'll throw in my vote: February 25th 3PM.
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Old Feb 20, 06, 10:52 am
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July schedule

Is it me, or in past years has the July schedule opened up by now? I am just waiting to plan a family trip and want to get some details settled......!
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Old Feb 20, 06, 11:44 am
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keep in mind the next schedule extension might NOT apply to new award ticket reservations.. maybe they won't give us a crack at booking flights until the schedule is already being sold for a month or two first

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Old Feb 20, 06, 4:46 pm
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Just like Webtraveler, I am also anxious to book to fly around Jul 4th. I called cust. svc, and they mentioned it could any time now.
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Old Feb 21, 06, 11:05 pm
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We're headed to Orlando on June 18 so I'm hoping it's tomorrow. Keeping my fingers crossed.
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Old Feb 23, 06, 9:14 am
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Originally Posted by nsx
I predict an extension next Thursday, February 23, at 10:15 AM Central time. This extension should allow booking through early August.
Consider this my official gloat.
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Old Feb 23, 06, 9:28 am
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Originally Posted by nsx
Consider this my official gloat.

Wow! You've got WN figured out to the minute...
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Old Feb 23, 06, 10:24 am
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You're good! I'll be asking the mystic WN psychic questions. How much do you charge? ;-)
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Old Feb 23, 06, 10:40 am
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Hooray--just booked my family from PDX to MCO on June 18th. $900, not too shabby for a family of 4 RT.
Now if we can just survive a family reunion at WDW...
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Old Feb 24, 06, 12:57 pm
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Originally Posted by nsx
Consider this my official gloat.
Well deserved.
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