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Old Apr 10, 06, 6:24 pm
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Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: NYC
Programs: AA LT PLT / 3MM, Marriott LT Gold
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Originally Posted by NYGabriel
I am currently Gold eliete on CO and have been offered a status match on AA.
Very surprising. Are you sure it's a status match and not a challenge? AA has pretty much stopped matching status.

Originally Posted by NYGabriel
I will be reaching Silver Status this May for 2007.
I'm confused. You say you're Gold and in May you'll be reaching Silver?

Originally Posted by NYGabriel
What are my upgrade chances on AA on my transcontinental flights? (0 for 24 the past 2 years and not ever expecting one on CO.)
Not so good if you're GLD (bottom-tier) on AA, better if you're PLT (mid-tier). Transcons are pretty tough to get upgraded on.

Originally Posted by NYGabriel
What type of availability is there to actually use standard miles on international trips?
Exceptionally good IMO.

Originally Posted by NYGabriel
Does the AA terminal at JFK or LGA have an elite (preferred) security line?
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