Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 08 Jul 2017
Total posts 29
Member since 13 Nov 2015
Total posts 82
I checked the UpgradeMe terms and conditions, and unfortunately there isn't anything explicitly said about that.
Messaged them on FB.
Velocity on FB referred me straight back to the member centre.
Member since 03 Apr 2017
Total posts 1
Yes it does, recently did that for Melbourne to hong kong upgrade, myself as only gold, upgraded both tickets without an issue.
Member since 28 Feb 2014
Total posts 55
Hi - had the same situation last year. I am platinum, my partner is red (his points are pooled into mine), and we were able to upgrade from Economy to Business using points from a higher based fare. I would assumue nothing has changed, but could only do the upgrade over the phone from memory. Good Luck!
Member since 23 May 2011
Total posts 33
if you're both on the same booking then the Gold (or plat) member can request an upgrade for both pax. "20.1.2 UpgradeMe Points flight upgrades can be redeemed by a Member for their own use or for the use of other guests. The Points used to redeem an UpgradeMe Points flight upgrade will be deducted from the Member’s Membership Account at the time of processing."
The final answer - yes.
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