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User currently offlineDanv1982 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (13 years 9 months 23 hours ago) and read 1086 times:

Hi i was just wondering when and if i would get a real (solid plastic) AAdvantage card from American Airlines. As i have already got over 25,000 miles on my flimsey plastic one and i thought that they were going give me a proper one after thie flight had been completed!
Do you think it could have anything to do with the fact that i have been using it for flights with other airlines such as Cathay Pacific, British Airways and Qantas?
I did most of this flying last year and i'm off again to Austraila this X mas (from LHR) So do i have to fly with AA to get the hard plastic one?
PS. How many miles are needed to achieve GOLD status?
Many thanks for your help on this matter Dan.

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User currently offlineAAR90 From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 3471 posts, RR: 47
Reply 1, posted (13 years 9 months 22 hours ago) and read 1071 times:

go to http://www.aa.com and click on "AAdvantage" at the top of the screen. You'll find your gold status answer there as well as the ability to email your request for a new AAdvantage card.  


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User currently offlineUAL747 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (13 years 9 months 20 hours ago) and read 1049 times:

To get a solid plastic AAdvantage card, you have to achieve your gold status. In order to do so, you must maintain a minimum of 25,000 miles flown per year, on AA or any of the other airlines of the One World Alliance on sectors that AA counts toward your frequent flyer account. When you reach gold, AA sends you a gold card, much like a credit card, with a very nice brochure that tells you about your privilages. Hope this helps.

UAL747


User currently offlineWatewate From Canada, joined Nov 2000, 2284 posts, RR: 1
Reply 3, posted (13 years 9 months 20 hours ago) and read 1047 times:

I don't like those flimsy cards either. How much are they really saving by issuing those cheap cards? Delta issues a solid plastic card regardless fo status. Other airlines should do the same. AA and COs' cards look like cheap calling cards.

User currently offlineBlink182 From Azerbaijan, joined Oct 1999, 5480 posts, RR: 15
Reply 4, posted (13 years 9 months 20 hours ago) and read 1043 times:

My dad has a platinum aadvantage card and it looks nice!
rgds,
blink182



Give me a break, I created this username when I was a kid...
User currently offlineDatamanA340 From South Korea, joined Dec 2000, 547 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (13 years 9 months 12 hours ago) and read 1014 times:


Better than LH, LH issues just a paper tag, but the solid one you can get for 3000 miles.

I have 11K miles for AAdvantage, but it's from JAL or Asiana that's not an Oneworld member.


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