I honestly can’t recall ever seeing such a rewarding promo to attain elite status. You can become elite (good through 02/28/10) with just two transcontinental round-trip flights (with some help from creative routing)! Maybe they want to make up for all those new fees?
-Registration is required.
-Valid for tickets booked booked between 03/31 and 04/30
-Valid for travel through 06/30.