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  • Seat Assignment
    Aug 7, 2016
    I'm using Miles on American and Flying AA & AS to PDX connecting through MCO. Will I be able to book the seat I want on American Airlines Website?


    Yes, if you log into your reservation on the AA website using your AA reservation number you should be able to select your seat.


  • 3 hour layer over in Chicago
    Aug 6, 2016
    I am flying back from South Africa. I will go to Dubai first & then land in Chicago at 3:30pm. I then have a flight to Saint Louis that leaves at 6:40 pm. Is this enough time? Also how do I get to American Airlines from the international airport in Chicago?


    Yes, that is enough time. You will arrive in Terminal 5 and depart from Terminal 3 which is just the next terminal over. They are connected outside security by the ATS Train.


  • ORD Security
    Jul 28, 2016
    What time should I be at ORD for a 6:30 am United flight on a Monday? I'm with a 9 year old autistic boy who can't stand still.


    You should be there by 4:00 or 4:15.


  • Immigration
    Jul 14, 2016
    i'm planning to go from MCO to Jakarta (CGK) transfer in LAX. Where should I go through immigration, in MCO or LAX?


    There is no US Immigration or Customs when leaving the US.


  • Which layover Should i Do?
    Jul 6, 2016
    I have to go from CLT - SEA. It is cheaper to make a stop. Should I go through OMA, IAD, IAH, ORD, or DEN? Going there: Omaha is leaving at 2pm and getting in Seattle at 6:49pm (1hr 40min), Dulles is leaving at 10:05am & getting there at about 3:00pm (59min), O'hare is leaving at 10:20 & getting there about 2:45pm (1hr 1min), Houston (IAH) Leaving at 8:15am & Getting there around 1:25pm or 2:45pm (1hr 16min), & Denver Leaving about 4:11 & arriving at about 9:00pm (1hr 14min). Coming Back: Houston (IAH) Leaving at 8:15am & getting in CLT @ 7:12pm (1hr 15min), Chicago (ORD) Leaving at 10:27am & Getting in CLT around 8:30pm (1hr 15min - don't know for sure), & Omaha leaving about 11am & getting in CLT around 9pm (1hr 25min). Please & thanks. Let Me Know!


    Why do you keep asking the same question over and over? All of those connections are very possible. OMA is by far the least congested of the airports in question but DEN and IAD are also relatively congestion-free.


    Thanks. Sorry.


    Jul 5, 2016
    Just wondering do i need to have a visa for transit from Seattle to Vancouver if i am holding hong kong passport?


    Yes, you need a US Transit Visa.


  • Ehen Wil April 2017 flights come out? For Southwest, ETC
    Jul 4, 2016
    When will April 2017 flights come out for Southwest, Jet Blue, & Frontier? I'm going from CLT - SEA April 8th - 15th. Please & Thanks.


    For Southwest it will probably be in the next schedule extension in August. Jetblue will probably be around the same time. For Frontier it may not be until October or November - Frontier does not follow standard monthly schedule extensions, instead they load entire seasons at a time. So they would not load Spring until some time in the fall.


  • When will July 2017 Flights Come Out?
    Jul 2, 2016
    I'm planning on going somewhere next July 3-14 & I was wondering if anybody had any Idea when these flights will come out?


    They will first be available in August or September 2016 on most airlines. However, some airlines like Southwest and Frontier have a shorter booking window - Southwest's case July 2017 will become available in November or December and for Frontier it won't be available until January or February.




  • Which return flight?
    Jul 2, 2016
    I'm flying from Seattle to CLT on Alaska & American. I have overnight flight possibilities, they are a stop in SAN, SFO, LAX, DEN, & PDX which one is better to layover in?


    Denver or Portland are probably the best options.




  • Which Airport?
    Jun 29, 2016
    I'm going to Kopsikia Idaho from CLT & Meeting family there from KIX. I have Lewistion, ID, Spokane, WA, Missoulla, MT, & Boise, ID I can fly into. Which do you prefer from both airports to meet up?


    Do you mean Kooskia, Idaho? I can't find any town named "Kopsikia". Lewiston is the closest airport and you can get there with a single connection in Seattle. Missoula looks like a difficult drive through nearly 150 miles of mountainous forest.


    Yes I meant Kooskia , ID


  • AA-TAP
    Jun 28, 2016
    I'm flying from Kingston, Jamaica to Miami. I'll get to Miami airport at 2:45pm. Then I have to catch a TAP flight to Portugal at 4:40pm. What is the best way to manage this situation ? Will it be possible ?


    With checked bags that is impossible. Without checked bags that might be barely possible if your flight from Kingston is early, you are a US Citizen and you are already checked in for your TAP flight.


  • Connection Flights
    Jun 28, 2016
    We are travelling from Ottawa,Canada and have an 1and half layover in IAD, then LA and final destination is Melbourne Australia. My concern is that will I have enough time to go through security at IAD then catch my flight to LA? Its my first time flying through the US.


    You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in ottawa. You do not have to go through security at IAD. You just have to go from your arrival gate to your departure gate.


  • Question about multi city.
    Jun 28, 2016
    Will I have to re check my bags? Is it all on one reservation?


    You tell me - is it all on one reservation? Where are you flying from and to? On what airline?


    I haven't booked it yet. Yes it will be one reservation, & I don't know which airline yet. I'm still researching.


    If you book everything on one reservation then you don't have to claim your bags unless you are arriving in the US from an International flight. In that case you have to claim your bags at your point of entry in order to go through US Customs and then immediately re-check them.


    Thanks. It's all domestic!


  • clearing customs
    Jun 28, 2016
    Hi, I will be flying in from LAS to Oakland international airport at 1135am. How long will i take to clear customs? Thanks!


    There is no US Customs when traveling on domestic flights.


    Even for international tourist, there is no US custom for domestic flight right?


    That is correct. You just go through security at your origin like every other traveler.


  • Which City Is Better to Layover in To go to Seattle in December?
    Jun 27, 2016
    I have 2 options. CLT - MDW - SEA on Southwest or CLT - DEN - SEA on United. Which one is better? I'm flying from CLT & on December 25th or 26th. Please let me know thanks!


    Denver generally has better winter weather and can handle winter storms better than MDW.


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