Old Feb 19, 16, 9:41 am
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Originally Posted by yuel View Post
My gold status expires 2/29, so If I book a ticket today for travel in March in O class and apply my upgrades today, wil the upgrades stand in March when I have no status?
The date you request the upgrade is only used to resolve a tie. The 500-mile upgrades process in specified time windows (up to 24 hours before flight for Gold). So unless your flight is March 1st, you will probably lose out. As a "no status" you must book a full-fare economy ticket (see Wiki) and not O.

Should your ticket maintain your Gold status, you might luck out, but if anything should happen to cause the ticket to be re-evaluated and your status changes, ooops.
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