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Etihad and Expert Flyer Equipment Changes???

Etihad and Expert Flyer Equipment Changes???

  1. Levi

    As of the last few days for myself (or last few weeks per FlyerTalk Etihad Thread), when checking my flight here in a few weeks on Etihad EY20 Wed. 1/6 LHR > AUH OR EY11 AUH>LHR Tues. 1/12 on the A380 which I booked as a surprise for my wife and I, Expert Flyer is showing equipment changes and unable to display the seat map…As worried as I am, after searching flyer talk and finding people having the same issues on other Etihad’s A380 flights such as AUH > SYD, I am hoping it is just a glitch and representatives don’t seem to know what is going on.

    I know Etihad is notorious for changing aircrafts quite often but does anyone have any information on what is going on??? Also, if they change the aircraft how easy/how do I go about asking to have my wife and I switched to an A380 flight? We booked via AA miles and have some flexibility on days/times if need be. All I want is to fly first on the A380 :/ Any help and information would be greatly appreciated, thank you and happy holidays!


  2. Gaurav

    [USER=1292]@Levi[/USER]–that’s tought. Equipment changes can be frustrating. Unfortunately when booking with AA miles you don’t really have much leverage other than [I]maybe[/I] being able to convince an agent to redeposit an award without imposing a fee. In order to switch to another day you’ll have to find EY availability in order to switch because AA does not have the ability to open up space on a partner airline.

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