seat selection

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  1. bpeteb

    Strange seat selection and online chat experience

    We booked flights to Japan on the weekend for next May BNE-NRT. A revenue J for me and an award J booking for my partner. I was auto allocated 2A in both directions. Looking forward to trying out the business suites on the A333. I tried to allocate seats for partner but system just cycled...
  2. SYD

    Any workaround for broken(?) LATAM seat selection?

    Apparently LATAM is going through some protracted IT merge that is making it impossible for me to select some decent seats online - well at least for my booking. Wondering if there are any workarounds? I booked SYD-AKL-SCL-AEP//MDZ-SCL//SCL-SYD via QF during the companion J sale. QF seat...
  3. Limewood

    Qantas booking seat selection on EK BA

    A friend booked F using QFF points on EK and BA how does she select seats?
  4. BD1959

    Domestic J Seat Selection

    Hi All, Just took advantage of the domestic J 2for1 sale to upgrade a red-e deal to J. However, MMB won't allow me to select seats - only state preference. I've received the updated e-ticket (so the booking has been ticketed); EF is showing only 3/12 seats allocated (8 "blocked") ... don't want...
  5. D

    Seat Selection for SG & NB travelling on different bookings

    Quick question, hopefully. I've booked the mrs a reward ticket on a work flight that I have (therefore 1 revenue and 1 reward ticket, on separate bookings). I was advised by the SG call centre that we can only sit together in the NB seat section, even though she is travelling with me. I was...
  6. Isochronous

    Seat selection

    Can't seem to do this online even as a OWS in Y - or can it be done by phone only?
  7. Happy Trails

    QantasLink F100s - Advance Seat Selection Now Available

    Per the title, it's now possible to select seats in advance. Must have just changed in the last week or so. Seat maps are showing on EF too.
  8. J

    Any suggestion on seat selection for 4 pax in J - SQ 218 and SQ 237?

    Hi all, Any suggestion on the seat selection for 2 adults and 2 children? Currently I've just selected the first available row (Row 11)...
  9. Captain Halliday

    JL seat selection

    I have two JL sectors in a OW Award booking and need advice on selecting J seats. One flight is 787-8 with the old "shell neo" configuration. The other is a 767 with the "Sky Suite". TIA.
  10. Mattg

    Warning: Jetstar seat selection fees

    I recently flew with Jetstar from Cairns to Osaka on the 787. On both the outbound and return flights we paid for "up-front" seats in row 10, which cost an extra $25 each. These are bulkhead seats in the first row of economy. Our CNS-KIX flight was cancelled less than 24 hours before departure...
  11. W

    Qantas award bookings which include a Jetstar flight - seat selection free?

    Hi I just made a Qantas award booking for my parents which included 2 domestic flights in J with Qantas, and one flight with Jetstar. There was no direct Qantas flight on the route so I had no option but to make the award booking with Jetstar. When I went to select seats, I was directed to the...
  12. andye

    MH Domestic Y seat selection and through-check

    Have just bought some (very cheap) Y flights KUL-TGG to connect to a separate SYD-KUL (also MH Y) for family holiday Website won't let me choose seats for free despite OWS status. Phone agent said seat selection not free either Should I HUACA? I will only be OWR when I take the flights but the...
  13. Ansett

    Qantas Removed Seat Allocation from Boooking

    I dropped from Platinum to Gold as of 1st January, with a number of flights booked that sees me sitting at 1380 status credits as of today and reaching 1500 by the 21st of the month. Two of those flights are MEL-AKL in J in February. I selected seats 1C when I booked as a WP. I checked seat...
  14. T

    Seat allocations for no status

    (Warning ... rant) Seriously. Yet again I fly and find a noddy no status (saw the boarding pass) in the middle seat of the supposed priority WP zone in row 4 right next to me. Acres of middle seats back in silver/red. C'mon VA is there really no benefit being WP any more??? (And yes I'm...
  15. D

    HKG to MEL Seat Selection Help

    Hi currently have seats 27a and b allocated for our flights to Hong Kong is April (A330-300) and just noticed that the exit row seats 45A and B are available for the return, is it worth the extra $180.00 to swap do you think. Its an overnight flight on the return so hopefully will be able to...
  16. A

    WP Advance Seat Selection

    I rang the premium hotline to find out why all the first two rows in economy on my domestic QF flights were blocked out and unable to be pre-selected. As a WP I have pre-booked rows 4 and 5 as recently as December. The consultant informed me that these rows are now blocked off for Chairmans Club...
  17. fairbasa

    QF Legroom Seat Selection Charge Glitch?

    Saw this one on another forum: Supposedly there's a bug in QF's system that lets non-status flyers choose legroom seats for $30 rather than the usual exorbitant fee? I don't have a booking coming up so interested to hear if it works for others. Supposedly in the confirmation email for your...
  18. Greg555

    BA seat selection fee non refundable

    Hello all as this is my first post. A cautionary tale for those paying for seat selection on British Airways. If you cancel there's no refund... If you want to do seat selection on BA greater than 7 days out from flight you have to pay, on this occasion AU$152 for J, Hong Kong to Heathrow (I...
  19. Chimpy

    Thai Airways Seat Selection

    Next year my wife and I are traveling to Bangkok in F on Thai Airways. My question is which seats would be the better choice travelling as a couple? At the moment they have put us in 1A and 2A. Would we be better off leaving it at that or sitting across from each other in 1A and 1K? We have...
  20. S

    VA Codeshare on Singapore (SQ) - seat selection?

    I booked a flight online to Europe, it was booked using virgin but all the flights are on a Singapore airline plane. I want to select my own seats but when i log into my velocity account i can see the fights but I cant select seats, it says to contact guest services. I rang guest services and...