From Dulles, I trekked to Denver. With a scheduled departure time of 8:38AM from the C concourse, I didn’t have time to stop by the Lufthansa lounge in the B concourse as it is scheduled to open at 8:20AM.
Even with a 767-300’s thirty first class seats early on a Saturday morning, I finished in the top ten of the waitlist for first class upgrades. If it’s any consolation as a 1P, the 1K next to me in the exit row didn’t clear either.
Our 767-300 was still in the old United “Battleship Grey” livery: