Southwest Airlines has been sending out fast track offers for Rapid Rewards A-List status that a LoyaltyLobby reader sent me (remember forward me offers that you receive from hotels and airlines).
Southwest Airlines introduced legacy airline style benefits for frequent travelers such as preferred boarding, priority check in and security.
You can access and check if your account is eligible for this offer here.
This offer requires you to take 3 roundtrips, 6 one-way flights or earn 8,750 tier qualifying points between January 25 – April 30, 2016. The status earned from this offer is valid through December 31, 2016.
Here are the A-List benefits:
Airlines often send out these fast track offers to members that they believe take flights with competitors and try to sway them to change behavior.
Here are the terms and conditions of this offer:
Only the Rapid Rewards® Member who received an email/offer from Southwest Airlines® is eligible for this promotion. Offer is nontransferable. Member must register for this promotion between January 25, 2016 and April 30, 2016, and registration must be completed prior to commencement of travel. After completion of registration, Member must book and complete three qualifying roundtrip revenue flights (or six one-way revenue flights), or earn 8,750 Tier Qualifying Points, between January 25, 2016 and April 30, 2016. A qualifying one-way flight for Rapid Rewards A-List status is a one-way revenue flight on Southwest Airlines from an origin city to a destination city, including any intermediate stops and/or connections on Southwest Airlines. A qualifying roundtrip flight for Rapid Rewards A-List status is a roundtrip revenue flight on Southwest Airlines from an origin city to a destination city and back to the originating airport or carrier-recognized co-terminal. Valid on new reservations booked within the promotional time period only. Award, Companion Pass, Southwest Vacations® packages, and reward travel do not qualify for this promotion. Changes made to this itinerary after purchase may eliminate qualification for promotion. Upon qualifying for promotional A-List status through December 31, 2016, you will receive an email within 24 hours of qualification verifying your earned status for the remainder of 2016. Please allow up to 15 business days after qualifying for A-List status to receive your A-List card. If A-List status is earned by flying 25 qualifying one-way flights or earning 35,000 Tier Qualifying Points in the calendar year while qualified for promotional A-List status, the regular A-List status will supersede the promotional A-List status, entitling the Member to A-List status through December 31, 2017. All Rapid Rewards rules and regulations apply and can be found at www.southwest.com/rrterms.