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Extra Miles for Business Upgrade?

Discussion in 'questions. answers. conversations.' started by DSENT, Jul 18, 2018.

  1. DSENT

    DSENT Member

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    I recently took a business trip from STL>GLA on AA. This was a paid ticket ~$2900 in Economy (K). On my return from GLA>PHL I paid for an upgrade to Business for about $500. Should I have received any extra points for flying this leg in Business class? I don't see anything in my account activity for the business leg or the cost of the upgrade. I did not use an AA branded card.
  2. MidSouth Skier

    MidSouth Skier Well-Known Member

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    No because your base fare class was still K.
  3. David W

    David W Well-Known Member

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    When you pay for an upgrade, you still earn based on the original fare class booked. so in this case you shouldn't be receiving anything extra.