Credited points and SC for a sectors not flown?

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mexiwi

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Noticed a curious thing on my activity statement.

I was supposed to fly MEL-PER-KTA back to work yesterday but am crook at home.

I called in sick last Friday so work could change my flights - which it appears they hadn't got around to.

So I had booking for the flights, but didn't check in, yet points and SCs have appeared in my account -weird or normal?
 
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Wierd...

(FWIW, most would not mention such a thing on a public forum...)
 

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Noticed a curious thing on my activity statement.

I was supposed to fly MEL-PER-KTA back to work yesterday but am crook at home.

I called in sick last Friday so work could change my flights - which it appears they hadn't got around to.

So I had booking for the flights, but didn't check in, yet points and SCs have appeared in my account -weird or normal?

Perhaps they sent someone else on your ticket?
 

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Sometimes glitches can work in your favour. Best not to say anything to anyone.
 

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It's definitely not normal, unless another traveller checked in online and travelled on the ticket without anyone checking their ID ( it is possible and has been tested before by various members of the media ) , if the ticket was name changed the frequent flier number would drop out and could not be used as the name would not match the ff. It does sound like a glitch or an error made when they closed the flight off and your ticket status was changed to used.
 

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No big deal either way - the SCs won't make any difference, I just got SG and won't be anywhere near WP by my anniversary.

They wouldn't have used the ticket for someone else - I am the only one who travels from Melbourne.

Just a glitch I suspect - you all know the Qantas IT policy - "Yesterday's technology tomorrow!!!"
 

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The same thing happened to me last year, I got points and credits for a flight I didn't take, I called up QF and they said " thanks for being honest, you can keep them"
 
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