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I Got/Didn't Get MVP/Gold/75K Upgrade on AS (2018)

Old Jan 8, 2018, 2:39 pm
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Please post your upgrade successes & failures including:

Route (Please bold if failure)
Flight Number
Status (MVP, Gold or 75K)
Fare Class
Add companion if there was one
Time the upgrade cleared or position on waitlist if didn't clear
Date of ticket purchase

2/2/18 SEA-ANC AS 67 75K Upgrade cleared at T-120 hours
2/19/18 MSY-SEA AS 887 MVPG Didn't clear 4/22 on waitlist
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I Got/Didn't Get MVP/Gold/75K Upgrade on AS (2018)

Old Apr 21, 2018, 11:46 pm
Join Date: May 2016
Location: YKM, SEA
Programs: Alaska MVP
Posts: 57
The following was for both myself and my wife. Both are mvp.

pdx-lax as576 class k upgrade cleared t-48
Lax-mex as236 Class k upgrade cleared t-48

Mex-lax as3403 class r upgrade at t-48
Lax-pdx as543 class r no upgrade. Bottom of the wait list.
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Old Apr 23, 2018, 10:34 pm
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: SEA
Programs: AS 100K, Hilton Diamond
Posts: 876
4/26 SEA:ATL K Fare Cleared at T-72
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Old Apr 26, 2018, 12:30 pm
Join Date: Oct 2015
Location: Pacific Wonderland
Programs: ʙᴏɴᴠo̱ʏ Au, IHG Au, HH Dia, Nexus, Pilot FlyingJ Preferred
Posts: 5,336
4/26/18 SEA-PVR AS206 Instant upgrade cleared at booking, 0/4 cleared from waitlist
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Old Apr 26, 2018, 12:44 pm
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Between BLI & PAE.
Programs: Nada of note these days….
Posts: 1,287
That was a pleasant surprise....

While onboard AS 880 last night (KOA/SEA) awaiting pushback we were asked if we wanted to be UG to FC. Thank you very much.
We were #1 & #2 on the WL, two others were moved into PC.
we are Golds, tixs bought in early March, G class.
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Old Apr 26, 2018, 2:25 pm
Join Date: Mar 2018
Posts: 170
pure mvp
2/8 as3318 lax->sjc cleared t-24
2/11 as3366 sjc->lax cleared t-48?
4/13 vx1168 lax->ewr mcs cleared at gate (funky vx)
4/16 vx1169 ewr->lax mcs cleared at gate
4/26 as1412 lax->jfk cleared t-1 to f (former vx airbus 320)
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Old Apr 27, 2018, 1:17 pm
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: EWR
Posts: 2,112
4/27 MVP 304 SEA-SFO cleared T-48 from R class
F currently booked 14/16 with the whole upgrade list cleared into F
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Old Apr 27, 2018, 1:35 pm
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Location: BOS/ORH
Programs: AS 75K
Posts: 18,323
I wasn't sure which thread to post in so ill do it here since VX is gone

Date: 4/27/18
Route: BOS-LAX (Airbus Baby!!!!)
Flight: AS1367
Status: 75K
R Fare Class
Date of ticket purchase; 1/23/18
I was #1 of 2 on the upgrade list until about 3 hours before departure for 4 F seats. I just checked EF at 2 hours out and F is now 0. App shows 2 upgrades cleared, i was given 1A. I'm not sure who the other 2 were since only 2 on the cleared list.

Date: 4/30/18
Route: LAX-BOS (Airbus Baby!!!!)
Flight: AS1370 (Redeye where it really counts)
Status: 75K
T Fare Class
Date of ticket purchase; 2/23/18

Its been F7 U1 for a few weeks. I cleared at the 144 hour 75K window. Ill be coming off TPAC so i'm very excited for the time we have left with the VX seat (if its not broken)
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Old Apr 27, 2018, 3:50 pm
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Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: SEA (the REAL Washington); occasionally in the other Washington (DCA area)
Programs: DL PM 1.57MM; AS MVPG 100K
Posts: 21,346
Fri 4/27

MVPG, H fare purchased 20 Apr
9 of 20 for 1 seat
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Old Apr 29, 2018, 10:53 am
Join Date: May 2006
Location: TUS/PDX
Programs: WN CP/A-List, AS MVPG75K
Posts: 5,798
4/18 PHX-PDX 610a departure: UG @ 120 hr
4/19 PDX-PHX 845p departure: UG @ 12 hr

4/27 LAX-SEA 6a departure: UG @ 120 hr
4/28 SEA-PHX 925p departure: UG @ 120 hr
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Old Apr 29, 2018, 11:31 am
Join Date: Jul 2013
Posts: 116
4/28 MCO- PDX MVP T-5. Used OLCI glitch to jump from 3rd to take the last seat. Not sorry.
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Old Apr 29, 2018, 10:14 pm
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: Any of the Following PDX SFO IAH YUL HPN CDG SYD WLG AKL
Programs: AA GLD 1MM, DL DM, UA 1K Marriott Platinum, Hilton Diamond, IHG Spire Ambassador , Hyatt Platinum
Posts: 464
Date - 4/27/18
Route - SFO-PDX
Flight Number - 361
Status 75K
Fare Class K
Cleared at T-120 with companion

Date - 4/29/18
Route - PDX-SFO
Flight Number - 1818
Status 75K
Fare Class K
Did not clear.
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Old Apr 29, 2018, 11:32 pm
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Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: FAI
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Posts: 42,952
Originally Posted by gobeavs8
4/28 MCO- PDX MVP T-5. Used OLCI glitch to jump from 3rd to take the last seat. Not sorry.
Well...guess it's not fixed after all.
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Old May 1, 2018, 11:25 am
Join Date: Dec 2017
Posts: 87
Date - 6/3/2018
Route - ORD-SEA
Flight Number - 23
Status - MVP
Fare Class - Originally an R (or T or G?) for 6PM on 6/2, but it got moved to later in the day and then canceled. Called in and got rebooked to Sunday morning, where new tickets were showing Y
Cleared - Yesterday with me and my companion, so about T-60d
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Old May 1, 2018, 12:40 pm
Join Date: Dec 2016
Location: Saipan, MP
Programs: Marriott Ambassador, Hyatt Globalist, Hilton Diamond, Alaska 75K, United Platinum
Posts: 203

4/25/18 LAX-BOS AS1370 (R-Fare) cleared at T-2 hours
4/26/18 BOS-LAX AS1363 (R-Fare) cleared at T-24 hours

4/27/18 LAX-BOS AS1370 (R-Fare) cleared at T-2 hours
4/28/18 BOS-LAX AS1363 (R-Fare) cleared at T-48 hours

5/01/18 SNA-SFO AS2898 (R-Fare) cleared at T-120 hours
5/01/18 SFO-BOS AS1358 (R-Fare) cleared at T-2 hours
5/02/18 BOS-SFOAS1351 (R-Fare) cleared at T-120 hours
5/02/18 SFO-SNA AS2897 (R-Fare) cleared at T-120 hours

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Old May 1, 2018, 2:07 pm
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Programs: AA Gold, DL Silver, Starwood Gold, Marriott Silver, HH Gold, Hyatt Platinum
Posts: 135
Mvpg 4/23/18

Flt 462 LAX-SEA Q Fare booked Jan 8/18
#5 on list, all 4 above cleared into Premium, several below cleared into Premium as well
(Booked in conjunction with a Condor flight, so not sure if this affected my placement)
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