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  1. The Global Traveller
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    While American Airlines has a rule requiring 4 AA flights to (re)qualify for status, I’m not sure they actually enforce it. On the other hand most of the other Oneworld programs have a similar rule and do enforce it.

    Some Star Alliance programs require a minimum own metal credit for their top status, but not for lower statuses – e.g. LH HON Circle, NZ Gold Elite, SQ PPS.

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