"Originally Posted by afloskar Originally Posted by jch Originally Posted by LmcDefinitely Cathay or even look at EVALooks like EVA is switching to Dreamliner in November Where did you see that? Local Taiwanese press is reporting that EVA's chairman said that the Dreamliner will be put on the Br..."
"Economy X is also great for the way up to HKG on the daytime leg, just wish it was a couple hours longer to get a bit more sleep in J on the way back..."
"Thanks Chris that's a good way to think about it.Edit: I just did a quick analysis on my travel planned over the next year and Asiana comes less than 1,000 points in front of Turkish, probably since I booked with their fare classes in mind. The deciding reason why I'm choosing them is the potenti..."
"True you have to be very careful with economy bookings, however business is generally a flat 125%. You can take a look on their website for their earn rates with each *A carrier then make a decision if its worth it for your travel patterns."
"Usually *A status matches require travelling on the airline's own metal to complete the challenge. If you can wait until completing the UA status challenge until after 1 July (you will have three months to do ~18k miles for Premier Platinum) you will get *A Gold for 19 months until Jan 2021. Also..."
"I also called up and had flights credited into the new year when I made platinum. Some partner milage didn't get credited so the flights taken in between were counted as prior year."
"Just got an email to say i could retain Platinum with 3x MEL-BNE freedom trips (I'm based in SYD) before June. Already have an O/S trip over Easter in EK J so won't be a problem. "
"Don't think you can have the excess credits from your flight to Singapore, but you may be able to have the extra 30 manually credited into this year for the Thailand trip. I'm not sure the exact rules since it was same day and if it was on the same booking, whether that would make any difference...."
"The rope on VA seems very effective I can't remember seeing anyone taking it upon themselves to remove it to go through to the front. Having said that it was good to see the FAs assist an elderly gentleman with walking difficulties through to the front to use the bathroom. Got five 737 J sectors ..."
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