Aeroplan Status

Status overview

Elevate your travel with Aeroplan Elite Status

Take your travel to a whole new level as an Elite Status Member. Want to relax before take-off in our Maple Leaf Lounge, enjoy free checked bags, cabin upgrades or priority services at the airport? With access to these benefits and more, status is your ticket to travelling better.

The transformed Aeroplan Elite Status

Air Canada Altitude is now Aeroplan Elite Status. As a status member, you get many of the same great benefits as before, with some exciting new improvements:

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Travel better with Aeroplan Elite Status benefits

Core Benefits come with each status tier and elevate your travel, plus choose from Select Benefits that allow you to personalize your travel experience. Click on each status below to view the full benefits you can enjoy.

How to qualify for Aeroplan Elite Status

In the Elite Status program, you earn the following qualifying currency on eligible flights with Air Canada and the Star Alliance member airlines over the calendar year:

SQM

Status Qualifying Miles

SQS

Status Qualifying Segments

SQD

Status Qualifying Dollars

Learn more about qualifying for Elite Status.

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Advance your status with Aeroplan credit cards

Many of our Aeroplan credit cards are the ideal complement to your Elite Status.

Status Accelerator

You can earn Status Qualifying Miles (SQM) and Status Qualifying Segments (SQS) just by spending daily on your eligible credit card. 

Rollover SQM and eUpgrades

Have additional SQM above your qualification threshold, or unused eUpgrade credits about to expire? We’ll roll them over if you have an eligible credit card.

Get higher priority at the airport

Your credit card can get you higher priority for many premium airport services – ahead of members with the same status who don’t have an eligible credit card.

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Air Canada Million Mile recognizes our most frequent flyers

Once you have flown more than one million Lifetime Qualifying Miles (LQM) with us, you can look forward to an enhanced travel experience with the Air Canada Million Mile program. Celebrate your milestones with greater recognition and special benefits!
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Important information for Aeroplan diamond, black or silver status members

While there are no more Aeroplan diamond, black and silver statuses, members can take advantage of new pathways to Elite Status. If you were a diamond, black or silver member, find out about your status.

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Become an Aeroplan Member to earn points every day

Discover your new personalized Aeroplan experience today