[post_page_title]Don’t expect an upgrade[/post_page_title]
In the early days of commercial flights, it was not uncommon to find yourself getting a free upgrade courtesy of the airline. That’s really no longer a thing, and you can’t expect to be given anything for nothing anymore – we know, we’re heartbroken too.
There’s no need to dress up smartly, pretend it’s your honeymoon, or mention you know someone on the flight crew because it won’t get you anywhere. Your only real chance of getting a free upgrade is if you are a frequent flyer or you’ve already paid a premium price for your seat.
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