skycruiser
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UA Missed Flight Segment Help!

Thu Nov 11, 2004 9:22 am

Hi, I am ticketed to fly SFO-HKG-SIN-HKG-SFO this December on UA, and I was wondering what would happen if I missed my HKG-SIN segment. Would UA cancel the rest of my ticket? I'm considering doing this because I was planning on spending a few nights in Hong Kong and then use a UA employee's non-rev ticket from HKG-SIN on a later date. Would I run into any problems checking in at SIN on the date of my return trip back to the US? And is there a chance that the UA employee who is giving me the ticket could be reprimanded? Thanks!
 
NWAFA
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RE: UA Missed Flight Segment Help!

Thu Nov 11, 2004 9:23 am

I bet they do cancel your trip!
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su
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RE: UA Missed Flight Segment Help!

Thu Nov 11, 2004 7:54 pm

Skycruiser,

I think If you will not use your HKG-SIN portion then all your afterward flights will be canceled. Usually if you want to make a stop over, it costs an extra $100. Why don't you call United and see if they can change your ticket and make it with a stop over.
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TonyBurr
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RE: UA Missed Flight Segment Help!

Thu Nov 11, 2004 9:48 pm

If you miss a segment they will cancel the rest of the itinerary.
 
sdkualeb
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RE: UA Missed Flight Segment Help!

Fri Nov 12, 2004 5:59 am

Not only will they cancel everything. If you have a E-Tkt the coupons that are left will ZERO out and you loose that too.
 
Spoke2Spoke
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RE: UA Missed Flight Segment Help!

Fri Nov 12, 2004 6:04 am

Are you sure the coupons are zeroed out? That doesn't sound right. What if this is an unrestricted ticket?

If you call them and let them know you're missing a segment, the rest of the segments can be put back in, but maybe for a price. Since we don't know your ticket class (Y, F, etc.) nor UA's current policy you should probably contact them.
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