Old Dec 10, 18, 10:33 am
Join Date: Nov 2017
Location: New York City
Programs: UA GS 1MM
Posts: 25
Originally Posted by blort View Post
Just want to make sure I'm not missing something here. I had sponsored an upgrade on a domestic flight with an RPU for a non-status flyer, who was #1 on the upgrade list for the flight below since check-in opened.

How did #7 jump the list and snag an upgrade after check-in has closed? I understand there's variability before it goes to the gate, but I thought by this point (i.e. check-in closed, less than 30 minutes to flight time) the list was the list. Thanks.

I once had employees on stand by #3 and #4 clear before me and my partner #1 and #2 on a flight from EWR to GVA.
They were the parents of one of the flight attendant. Meanwhile they got the 2 seats together when my partner and I were separated.
So I guess everything is possible !!

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