"Space A" Demystified

Michel, Christopher
August 2004
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Aug2004, Vol. 130 Issue 8, p96
Conference Proceeding
Everyone has heard stories of people who travel the world for free on "Space A" or space-available travel, but is there anyone who actually uses Space A? Are these urban legends, or is Space A a tangible benefit that can be used productively by those in the know? As it turns out, if one understands the Space A kabuki dance and have time in hand, one might just be able to use this valuable benefit to stretch the vacation dollars. The most significant complication to using Space A is that there is no single flight booking engine, such as Expedia or Orbitz, that shows flight schedules for military flights.


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