Etihad Gets Good Press And Bad Press All In One Week

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    Last week, Etihad came out and publicily stated that they would honor the Christmas day “Sale” – the fare deal that lasted almost the entire Christmas day and saw travelers booking tickets from the US to several Etihad destinations for as low as $187. Etihad’s Good Press The statement by Etihad spokeswoman Katie Connell said: A system filing issue caused ticket prices for a promotion in the USA to be temporarily listed incorrectly. The issue has since been rectified. Etihad Airways will honor these fares. While it nice that they came out and confirmed that so quickly after the fare mistake, it was inevitable that they were going to have to honor it or face stiff fines from the DOT. The DOT’s rulings regarding such fares make it much more difficult on carriers that sell tickets to passengers with flights taking place from/to the US if they have already issued a ticket number. Since Etihad was issuing ticket numbers to these passengers, passengers could take comfort in the fact that Etihad would... The post Etihad Gets Good Press And Bad Press All In One Week appeared first on Running with Miles.

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