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Matmid members who accumulate 3000 points or 2,800 points + 40 flight segments during a period of 12 consecutive months will enjoy the benefits of Platinum membership. To view changes in receving platinum tier >
Point accrual is checked daily during a period of 12 consecutive months to examine entitlement for awarding Platinum tier status.
Point accrual is checked for a period 12 consecutive months prior to the date for renewing Platinum tier status.Point accrual required for renewing or receiving Platinum tier status: Basic points earned only from EL AL and from FLY CARD PREMIUM credit cards.
Up to 20% of the points converted from FLY CARD PREMIUM credit cards will count towards receiving or renewing premium status and being listed for reduced price last-minute upgrades (limited to up to 400 points per year).
Assured Advance Upgrade for Double Points to Business Class: In exchange for double points when purchasing a flight ticket in Economy Class to destinations in North America in B class and to all other destinations in Q class (instead of purchasing a ticket in Y, S or M class)For more informationReduced price last-minute upgrade: Upgrading to a premium class for a reduced, attractive price 24 hours before the flight and at the airport. The upgrade is given on a space available basis and subject to Matmid Club regulations.
Platinum members receive a 50% discount on reduced price last-minute upgrades from Business Class to First Class.
As of December 10, 2014, the list of priorities for a reduced price last-minute upgrade is as follows
Until December 9, 2014, the list of priorities for a reduced price last-minute upgrade was as follows
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High Availability of Bonus Tickets
Platinum members can utilize bonus tickets in non-designated bonus classes, for a higher number of points. The benefit is subject to availability in H or B class.To view the Table of Required Points for Various Destinations
Hand luggage: Economy Class passengers may carry aboard the plane one standard size piece of hand luggage + a portable computer, with a total inclusive weight not exceeding 12 kilos.
* The baggage benefit for European destinations in Economy Class when purchasing the Lite ticket (for sale as of April 30, 2018, for departures as of October 15, 2018) – option to carry one bag (of standard dimensions) weighing up to 8 kg.
Checked Baggage: The baggage allowance for Platinum members flying Economy Class is 2 suitcases weighing up to 32 kilos each. Also, FLY CARD and FLY CARD PREMIUM credit card holders receive a 50% discount for another piece of baggage (above the permitted allowance). * For Checked Baggage, in Economy Class for European destinations: when purchasing Lite ticket (for sale as of April 30, 2016, for departures as of October 15, 2018) – no baggage benefit will be allowed. Baggage can be stored in Checked Baggage for a fee.
In Lite ticket: The 50% discount for FLY CARD holders will not apply to the first suitcase and will be valid only for the second suitcase (first suitcase for full payment).Also, As of April 1st, 2019 there will be changes in luggage benefits to FLY CARD and FLY CARD PREMIUM.To view the changes>Likewise, as of April 1, 2019, additional changes and updates in the Matmid program will be in effect. As part of these changes, Excess Baggage conditions for Lite Fare tickets to European destinations will also apply on Lite Fare flight tickets sold to the remaining EL AL destinations
For advance reservations up to 6 hours before the flight departure time
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Platinum members enjoy Concierge services worldwide through a service center that is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. For more information
Platinum members have assured seating in Economy Class up to 24 hours before the flight, when purchasing a flight ticket in Y class (except during holiday seasons, fairs and special events, code share flights, flights for groups and except for unusual circumstances and circumstances not under EL AL’s control).Additional Information