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How many segments until you became 1K? (2013)

How many segments until you became 1K? (2013)

Old Nov 18, 13, 9:56 am
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How many segments until you became 1K? (2013)

I just made 1K with 44 segments, how about others?
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Old Nov 18, 13, 10:00 am
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About three years ago I made it in about 25. I flew ORD-SFO-SYD several times so that did it.

I imagine you will have some California residents who go over the big pond that can do it under 20.
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Old Nov 18, 13, 10:01 am
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with the reservations i have, i will be at 88.5 when i hit 1K in december.
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Old Nov 18, 13, 10:04 am
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Originally Posted by Hendo5698 View Post
I just made 1K with 44 segments, how about others?
Me t, 44 segments a week or so ago.
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Old Nov 18, 13, 10:15 am
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I made 1K back in September with 39 segments. Last year I did it on 32 segments. Mostly TPAC.
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Old Nov 18, 13, 10:41 am
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I made it last month on 61 segments. I fly out of a small airport, and always connect
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Old Nov 18, 13, 10:55 am
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Originally Posted by sethb View Post
Renewal is still paying for GE, so presumably it depends on your status then.
If I am an existing GE member, can I use the PIN/ Info to get my wife her GE membership?
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Old Nov 18, 13, 11:04 am
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I'l hit it with 44 :-)
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Old Nov 18, 13, 11:13 am
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I will make it next week on my 27th segment (I have 99,841 miles at this point).
A caveat for my situation - I had a few paid F domestic and J international (including EWR - India and EWR to TLV) this year.
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Old Nov 18, 13, 11:16 am
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57.5 segments this year.
101,210 EQMs.
~85,000 BIS miles on UA, 1 *A partner flight for 1,000 EQMs, some 1.5X EQMs on premium fares and a few thousand EQMs from the Legacy UA Signature Visa.

...And I'm done with paid travel this year. Well planned, I think.
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Old Nov 18, 13, 11:21 am
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I'll hit 1K this year in about 11 days with 57 segments, returning back from YVR via LAX on an LAX-JFK p.s. redeye in seat 1E.
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Old Nov 18, 13, 11:23 am
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Looks like I'll cross 100k PQM at about 41.5 PQS this year. A lot of short domestic segments on award tickets this year.
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Old Nov 18, 13, 11:24 am
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If all goes according to plan, 43 total segments, in early December.
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Old Nov 18, 13, 11:27 am
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I hit it last week with 120 segments. Most of my travel is domestic and I have to connect everywhere I go so all of my *A flights start with a short hop on US.
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Old Nov 18, 13, 11:28 am
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68 PQS and 100738 PQM next month. I plan to fly another 2 PQS just to be sure.

First time ever as something higher than Silver.

(First time Silver last year.)
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