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What did you spend (revenue) on another airline that UA would have normally received?

What did you spend (revenue) on another airline that UA would have normally received?

Old May 23, 12, 11:54 pm
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What did you spend (revenue) on another airline that UA would have normally received?

Maybe the UA lurkers on the board should have one quick thread to see what they are losing daily? Please, no discussions, just routes, amounts, and who got it.

Today I bought:
BKK-NRT-DFW-MCI, 1400 USD. AA ( all AA legs into C using SWU on S fare)
MCI-PNS-MCI, 350 USD. AA

You lost 1750 today from this ex 1K.
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Old May 24, 12, 12:00 am
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Friend booked SFO-LHR for next year on BA, J class...north of the four figure range
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Old May 24, 12, 12:01 am
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Booked about $3k worth to get me through the next four weeks today. All to DL.
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Old May 24, 12, 12:20 am
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Join Date: Jul 2006
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I am UA 1k and million mile flyer.

Booked 2 seats biz class HKG-NRT last month on DL. About US$2,000

My first time on DL. Good experience, great price, will take them again.
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Old May 24, 12, 12:24 am
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1K MM -

SFO-HKG-CSX-SFO on CX for $3600 (2 tix).

Been loving my experience on CX and KA in Y.
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Old May 24, 12, 12:25 am
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$555 in fares over the past two days, not counting taxes, for three domestic flights with a CPM of $0.197.
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Old May 24, 12, 2:21 am
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$450+ on DL for the next couple weeks-way cheaper than UA has been lately
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Old May 24, 12, 2:36 am
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Join Date: Oct 2007
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...been cold turkey on revenue tickets on UA since Feb. Booked $4K solely on AA for a few transcons in May, June. Loving my 100% upgrade rate since EXP match.

Out with SMI/J and the CFO at a minimum, ASAP.
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Old May 24, 12, 4:05 am
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Roughly $65k in the last 3 months on CX and NH....Too bad really but I think things will be getting worse before they improve !!
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Old May 24, 12, 7:43 am
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Join Date: Jun 2011
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AA: 7 transcons, 2 TATL so far - about $15K (including an awesome SFO - LHR $1960 AI RT in J in early june)...

Upgrades: 12/14 Domestic, 2/2 SWUs (one of the domestic misses was me taking an earlier flight)
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Old May 24, 12, 7:55 am
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9 tickets for a group of us going to Munich. I hung up after 47 minutes, as I guess I was overentitled to get answered in under an hour. I booked on AA and didnt even have to beg for the 9 of us to sit together
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Old May 24, 12, 8:01 am
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Today, this UA GS spent $400 for a WN round trip to LAX to go to a wrap party on Mwmorial Day
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Old May 24, 12, 8:09 am
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After my status match to AA Plat (got in before they limited to 1K and GS) a few weeks ago booked ~$600 in a couple of domestic flights and bought 2 500-miles upgrades for one of the flights ($60) that cleared in my window not at airport (wanted to sit with folks booked on award in F, otherwise my aisle exit row is just fine!). Small potatoes, I know, but spend on UA is $0 this year. Not much flying so far, but any I do will be on AA or "other".
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Old May 24, 12, 8:31 am
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ORD-MEL r/t AA&QF in Y ($2600)
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Old May 24, 12, 8:48 am
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~$4000 for 2x IAH>LHR in Business on AA. Still booking a lot on UA though (but praying Southwest gets cleared to do internationals out of Houston).
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