Not sure how it works on SA
)">UA, but the last few times a friend flew to South Africa, she used the LH
codeshare to fly on SA
, and got full status miles on Miles & More - the same, as if she had used LH
I just called up SA
)">UA (it's just a local call, and I've got a day off today...) and they confirmed that you wouldn't be getting any miles on SA
)">UA - you really do have to wait until SA
is a full Star Alliance member (just read in today's "Die Welt", that *A's CEO said that SA
would be a full member before the fourth quarter of this year).
Well... I guess you'll have to put up with LH
for a while longer... but at least you know, that it'll be over soon...