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The HfP chat thread – Monday 27th September

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Comments (472)

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  • Liam says:

    Are all AA LHR flights still going from T5?

  • Sunny says:

    What is BA’s change policy for tickets booked with 241 vouchers, where the outbound has been flown? Am I still able to change my ticket without any penalty?

  • Ukgeorge says:

    Hilton Honors question: I have complementary HH Gold with the Amex platinum business card. I am thinking if cancelling the card so I presume I would loose the status at the end of the year. If I make a reservation now, for next year, paying in advance, does the Hilton hotel give me HH gold benefits in accordance with my status at the time of the booking or the time of the stay?

    • Harry T says:

      Time of stay. Your status may well have been extended recently though.

    • Ukgeorge says:

      Thanks. I just read an article claiming all HH statuses have been extended to March 31 2023 so I should be fine anyhow.

  • elguiri says:

    Any bonus/referral offers when signing up to virgin atlantic flying club?

  • VickyTM says:

    How long do Airtime transactions take to show in the app? Recently downloaded and linked my card but not a single transaction is showing. Thanks

  • Mart says:

    Any recommendations for all inclusive in Ibiza? Looking at a week next May. Thanks

  • Andrew H says:

    Question. Can more than one FTV be cashed in on one return flight for the two people mentioned on it (FTV includes a BAPP 241) I have a 241 expiring in January and wondering whether it’s worth booking to fly to Manchester and changing my mind.

  • Doug M says:

    The Monese SHOP100 code worked about an hour ago.

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