JMB members who have accrued at least 50,000 FLY ON Points (including 25,000 FLY ON Points for JAL Group flights) or have boarded at least 50 flights (including 25 JAL Group flights) and 15,000 FLY ON Points on JAL Group Airlines and/or oneworld alliance member airlines in a calendar year will be enrolled in JMB SAPPHIRE.
JMB FLY ON members can receive oneworld alliance member airlines services.
"JMB SAPPHIRE" members can also use the oneworld SAPPHIRE Services.
The period of services introduced are as indicated below.
First Services : Services that are available to members around one week after status qualification
Second Services : Services that are available to members from the arrival of your FLY ON status card until March of the second year following qualification
Third Services : Services that are available from April 1 of the year following status qualification until March of the second year following status qualification.
When your preferred JAL Group Airlines flights are fully booked, priority waitlist will apply based on the type of fare.
When your preferred oneworld alliance member airlines flights are fully booked, priority waitlist will also apply at the respective oneworld alliance member reservation centers.
JMB SAPPHIRE members will receive bonus miles on JAL Group airlines flights, American Airlines flights, US Airways flights or British Airways flights when travelling with eligible fares during the eligible period.
By presenting the SAPPHIRE CARD, all of the Services indicated below will be available upon departure when you fly on JAL Group airlines flights.
Some services are also available when you fly with oneworld alliance member airlines flights.
International flights :JAL First Class check-in counters*
Japan Domestic flights : JGC check-in counters
When flying with oneworld alliance member airlines, you can use the priority check-in counter indicating oneworld tier status.
JMB SAPPHIRE members who are flying on JAL Group operated flights or on oneworld alliance member airlines flights will have their baggage tagged as priority.
In addition to the standard checked baggage allowance, JMB SAPPHIRE members who are flying on JAL Group operated flights are allowed to check the following extra baggage free of charge.
By presenting the SAPPHIRE card and boarding pass, members have the privilege to board prior to general boarding on JAL Group airlines flights (Priority Boarding on JAL domestic flights is available from July 1, 2015.) or on oneworld alliance member airlines flights.
By presenting the SAPPHIRE card, priority standby will apply when you wait for a seat on JAL Group Airlines flight or on oneworld alliance member airlines flight at the airport on departure day.
JMB SAPPHIRE members and one traveling companion can use the "JAL Global Club Entrance" when they fly on JAL Group domestic flights departing from Haneda Airport Domestic Terminal 1, Itami, Fukuoka and Sapporo Airport.
By presenting the SAPPHIRE card and boarding pass, the member and one traveling companion can use the exclusive security check service " JAL Fast Security Lane", when they fly on JAL international flights departing from Narita Airport Terminal 2.
Airport lounge service is available when members fly on JAL Group airlines and oneworld alliance member airlines.
Please refer to here for the details of lounge access.
Lounge access for the member and one traveling companion upon presentation of the SAPPHIRE card.
Members can take a third and a fourth companion to the airport lounge using two airport lounge coupons issued in exchange for 4,000 JMB miles.
Airport lounge coupons must be requested and received prior to travel.
When you fly with oneworld alliance member airlines, you can use their lounges located in more than 600 airports worldwide. The member and one traveling companion are allowed to enter the lounge.
Members can redeem miles for class J coupons valid on JAL Group Airlines domestic flights. Coupons are valid for use by the member, spouse or first- or second-degree relative of the member.
<FY2015 JMB FLY ON status members or members who apply for First services of FY2016 JMB FLY status>
6 class J-e Coupons valid until March 31, 2016[Flight date] for upgrade to Class J on JAL domestic routes will be awarded.
* Coupons will be awarded one time only per member, even for members who qualify for more than one FLY ON tier during the eligible period.
We will provide items exclusive to JMB DIAMOND, JGC PREMIER and SAPPHIRE members in the reputable "JAL Totteoki-no-Ippin".
* Available only in Japanese.
During the promotion period, JMB SAPPHIRE member who presents his/her own passport with their JMB SAPPHIRE card at the information desk of participating The Shilla Duty Free stores (in Seoul) will receive a prepaid card worth KRW 10,000.
Card issue desk : Gift desk at Basement 1 of the Seoul store.
* Each member is eligible for this promotion only once per promotion period and will receive 1 prepaid card.
Promotion periods : April 1 , 2015 - June 30, 2015 / July 1, 2015 - September 30, 2015 / October 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015/ January 1, 2016 - March 31, 2016
* Cards are not for sale, and neither reimbursements of the remaining value of the card nor exchanging the card for cash or items of monetary value is permitted.
JMB DIAMOND, JGC PREMIER, and JMB SAPPHIRE frequent flyers will receive coupons (60 minutes) for free JAL SKY Wi-Fi service on domestic flights (e-coupons / JAL SKY Wi-Fi PASSES)!
* The continuation members from the FY2014 will also need promotion registration.
JMB members who are eligible for JMB SAPPHIRE will be invited to join an exclusive club, JAL Global Club (JGC), designed to cater to the needs of our most experienced travelers.
For enrollment, some restrictions apply.
Please contact the JMB DIAMOND/JMB SAPPHIRE Desk in your areas of residence.