Thread: LH Status Match
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Old Aug 25, 08, 8:31 am
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Originally Posted by LH/LX View Post
I am a LH Senator. However, because of some word conditions I have to fly frequantly on BA. Do you think that BA will make for me a Status match and get me their gold card or not ? If it is so, does any one knows how to achieve that ?
It's a VERY sensitive matter over in the M&M room. Some years' back Lufthansa lured a pack of BA Goldies to LH Senator level, in a rather odd status-swap with all sorts of upgrade and overdraft goodies thrown in.

The story goes that the barbarians sacked the programme for all they could get and then left. Thus causing a wide-spread devaluation of Senator benefits. Or so the story goes.
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