Last Acts as a Platinum?

Old Jan 18, 16, 3:28 pm
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Last Acts as a Platinum?

I'm Platinum falling to Gold on Feb 1, 2016. Anything I should consider doing beforehand?
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Old Jan 18, 16, 3:49 pm
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On your last flight, grab a few beers from the galley and exit the plane from the tail-exit w/o disarming the slide?
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Old Jan 18, 16, 3:49 pm
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Change your signature wording
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Old Jan 18, 16, 4:01 pm
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Book and cxl some award flights for free
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Old Jan 18, 16, 4:01 pm
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refund/change award flights as needed.
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Old Jan 18, 16, 4:25 pm
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refund/change award flights as needed.
This.
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Old Jan 18, 16, 4:29 pm
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I'm in the same boat. I've got a trip next week I'll be a Plat on, then the flights the following week I'll be reduced to Gold


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Old Jan 18, 16, 4:47 pm
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Last chance for extra mileage runs if you want to keep Plat. (buy higher fares for extra PQMs & RDMs.)

Last chance to fly with 8 others in E+.

Edit....removed incorrect info.

Last chance for 3 free bags.

Last chance to be waitlisted for YB fares for instant upgrades within 5 days.

Last chance to say DYKWIA as a Plat.

Last edited by mkr; Jan 18, 16 at 5:38 pm Reason: Correct info about YB fares
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Old Jan 18, 16, 4:59 pm
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Originally Posted by mkr View Post
Last chance for extra mileage runs if you want to keep Plat. (buy higher fares for extra PQMs & RDMs.)

Last chance to fly with 8 others in E+.

Last chance for SDC at no charge.

Last chance for 3 free bags.

Last chance to buy YB fares for instant upgrades.

Last chance to say DYKWIA as a Plat.
OP is going from plat to gold (as am I). Gold still gets free SDC and all elites get YB instant upgrades, so OP will still have those things.
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Old Jan 18, 16, 5:11 pm
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DW and I are in the same boat. However we managed to use our last 3 RPU on a flight from Tampa to IAD for us and a colleague on the evening Jan 31. We don't drink so he has to do thee free drinking for all of us. He will man up and try

We also can use the extra bag home from Florida
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Old Jan 18, 16, 5:34 pm
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Originally Posted by emcampbe View Post
OP is going from plat to gold (as am I). Gold still gets free SDC and all elites get YB instant upgrades, so OP will still have those things.
You are right about SDC, I misread chart.

About the YB fares, I meant to say that after Feb. 1, only 1Ks will be put on upgrade standby list for YB fares within 5 days. (I assume they also include GS). I will go back and edit my Post.

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Old Jan 18, 16, 7:11 pm
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Is there a status match opportunity out there?
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Old Jan 18, 16, 7:13 pm
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Cargojon, copying RNE's trademarked signoff sentence.
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Old Jan 18, 16, 7:19 pm
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Check 3 70-lb bags of marbles in flimsy bags.
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Old Jan 18, 16, 8:33 pm
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Check 3 70-lb bags of marbles in flimsy bags.
Now, now ..... it's not UA employees that made the changes @:-)
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