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Award Redemption Has UA stopped offering LH award biz / FC ex EU to Africa / Asia?

Discussion in 'questions. answers. conversations.' started by Levy Flight, Jan 13, 2018.

  1. Levy Flight

    Levy Flight Reader

    Has UA stopped offering LH award biz / FC ex EU to Africa / Asia?
  2. MidSouth Skier

    MidSouth Skier Well-Known Member

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    Well I agree that I don't see any biz availability to JNB or CPT in the next couple of weeks though I did see 2 days with LH F. Maybe @Tiffany can report on what her team has been seeing.
  3. Tiffany

    Tiffany One Mile At A Time

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    LH availability in premium cabins to South Africa is consistently rare to non-existent. It don't know what routes you're looking at, but haven't seen anything to suggest an issue with the United partnership at this point.
  4. Joseph Mina

    Joseph Mina New Member

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    Don't know about UA's award availability for LH, however, I recently was upgraded to Lufthansa Business from Frankfurt to Cape Town using a United GPU. I was booked on United from Chicago to Cape Town with 1st leg on United. Was quite surprised GPU cleared 4 days prior to departure, as the flight was just a week prior to Christmas. Turned out to be a full flight too. Lufthansa really knows how to do Business Class right! Service was superb; seats very comfortable on an A340.