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Old Jan 23, 06, 6:50 pm
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: San Francisco, CA
Programs: DL PM/MM, Hilton, Marriot, and Melia Silver, SPG+, Hertz PC
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Originally Posted by Paper Airplane
Hello FTers -
I am DL Platinum and planning for trip from NYC to Rome next week.

Website states upgrades not avaliable to EU. What are my chances of getting upgraded?
Do I just request to standby at the airport?
Would I have to burn one of those nice PMU coupons I am hoarding to sit up front?
I hate AF and dont believe they would upgrade in spite of SkyTeam status. Is this correct?

Any advice would be very much appreciated!
Do you mean totally free upgrades (i.e. no PMU, no miles)??
Well, if coach is oversold and you ask nicely...
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