GPU upgrade SUCCESS 2014

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4. Y-C or C-F
5. How many days/weeks in advance
6. How many days before departure did it clear
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Old Jan 1, 14, 2:04 am
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GPU upgrade SUCCESS 2014

Good luck to everyone in the new year.

Consider posting:
1. Route
2. Date
3. Fare class
4. Y-C or C-F
5. How many days/weeks in advance
6. How many days before departure did it clear

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Old Jan 1, 14, 2:05 am
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Nov 20, 2014
IAH-GIG
W->R
Cleared @ booking
Currently R=9
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Old Jan 1, 14, 2:26 am
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1. LHR-IAD
2. January 19, 2014
3. W
4. Y-C
5. Cleared 3 weeks out
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Old Jan 1, 14, 2:32 am
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Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: BOS<>NYC<>BKK
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BKK-BOS
22-Jan-14
XN (32,500 mile saver award)
Y-C (into PN, benefit of GS)
Four weeks out, BKK-NRT and ORD-BOS cleared at booking
Three weeks out, NRT-ORD cleared
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Old Jan 1, 14, 10:29 am
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1. IAD-LHR
2. 8/30/14
3. R
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6. Cleared at booking
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Old Jan 1, 14, 10:30 am
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1. FRA-ORD
2. 9/6/14
3. R
4. Y-C
6. Cleared at booking
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Old Jan 1, 14, 10:42 am
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Location: ORD
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1. ORD - FRA
2. 1/18/14
3. D
4. C - F
5. Cleared 3 days after booking on 11/24/13.
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Old Jan 1, 14, 2:18 pm
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1. RDU-BRU-RDU
2. booked on 1/1; fly on 7/27 and 8/2
3. W
4. Y->C
5. Cleared at booking
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Old Jan 1, 14, 2:28 pm
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1. ORD-BRU, MUC-ORD
2. 1/18/14, 1/25/14
3. Qx2
4. Y-C
5. 3-4 weeks in advance
6. Cleared at booking
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Old Jan 1, 14, 2:37 pm
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1. SFO-EWR-BHX
2. Jan 3 2014
3. M
4. Y-C
5. Booked about 3 weeks in advance
6. Cleared about 10 days prior
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Old Jan 1, 14, 2:45 pm
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Join Date: Mar 2012
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Route: EWR-LHR
Date: 14 Feb, 2014
Fare Class: W
Upgrade: Y->C
Booked three months in advance
Cleared at booking

Route: LHR-EWR
Date: 17 Feb, 2014
Fare Class: W
Upgrade: Y->C
Booked three months in advance
Cleared at booking
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Old Jan 2, 14, 11:50 am
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3. W
4. Y-C
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6. cleared a few days later
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Old Jan 2, 14, 12:25 pm
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1. SFO-LHR and LHR-SFO for 4
2. 7/30/14 and 8/11/14
3. W
4. Y-->C
5. Booked yesterday
6. R9 both ways (!!) - cleared at booking.
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Old Jan 2, 14, 2:05 pm
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JFK-SFO-NRT-HKG-SFO-JFK x2
1/7-1/15
W
Y-C
Both at time of booking (except NRT-HKG which is ANA)

116 and 117 x2 looked difficult during Toy Fair so I took what was available.
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Old Jan 2, 14, 3:13 pm
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Join Date: Dec 2011
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After a failed bid on the outbound EWR-DEL, scored an upgrade on the return today:

1. DEL-EWR
2. 1/1/2014
3. U
4. Y-C
5. GPU requested 6 months in advance
6. Cleared at about 12 days

And a LOVELY onboard crew. Surprises for 2014 ^
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