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Old Mar 13, 12, 6:06 pm
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mnmme
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: IAH
Programs: UA 1PP MM
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Originally Posted by flyer215 View Post
Not necessarily. The instruments (inc miles) have the same priority, but after status, base fare is used next in the ordering, then time of request.

So, all GS using RPU(CR1), GPU or miles are ahead, as are 1Ks using higher-than-W base fares, 1Ks on W who requested before you, and also anyone on a Y,B (or M for 1K) instant-up fare who for some reason could not confirm it at booking.

All others should be waiting after you on the list.
There is difference between Domestic and International upgrade order, there is no such thing as Y/B/M in the International scheme of Waitlists.
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