Member since 01 Dec 2020
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I understand the benefits of being able to select multiple airline programs to deposit points, to use for award flights. However, I thought most airlines would release most or their best award flights to the passengers with status like Gold or Platinum Status. (Like Qantas)
So I guess my question would be: do flexible reward programs only have significant value to flyers that can get status from multiple airlines or do airlines release a lot of their award flights to everyone?
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 06 Aug 2017
Total posts 179
From my understanding, this is how things work:
So to answer your question: flexible points programs are of great value, because it means that you can transfer your points into those airline FF programs that have seats available.
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