US Airways Introduces Pittsburgh `GoFares` Through

18th May 2002

As part of a cooperative
agreement between US Airways and the Greater Pittsburgh Convention and
Visitors Bureau, US Airways has introduced new extended weekend fares for
travel to Pittsburgh.
Under the sale, customers now can travel on fares priced
as low as $118 roundtrip from some cities with tickets purchased online at .
The extended weekend fares are valid for travel from over 80 cities in the
U.S. with nonstop service to US Airways` hub at Pittsburgh International
Airport.  To qualify for these attractive fares, customers` travel must
originate any Thursday through Saturday and return Sunday through Tuesday,
with all travel completed during the same weekend. The offer is available for
travel through Aug. 27, 2002, and tickets must be purchased at least 14 days
before departure and no later than May 24, 2002. One Saturday night stay is
“This is an exciting initiative between US Airways and the Greater
Pittsburgh Convention and Visitors Bureau to provide visitors an opportunity
to discover the many attractions of Pittsburgh, including restaurants, museums
and sporting events, that make the city such a hidden treasure,” said Stephen
Usery, US Airways` vice president of marketing and revenue management.
“Together, we are making it a priority to attract visitors to Pittsburgh
during the summer travel season.”
“The Greater Pittsburgh Convention & Visitors Bureau is delighted to work
with US Airways to promote Pittsburgh as a tourism destination. US Airways has
been a great partner, and this new promotion comes at just the right time, “
said Joseph R. McGrath, president, Greater Pittsburgh Convention & Visitors
Bureau (GPCVB).  “Pittsburgh has so much to offer this summer—unique
festivals, live theater, music and cultural attractions, baseball in the best
park in the country, and plenty of family-friendly activities. These fares
will be a great incentive to attract new and repeat visitors to western
Pennsylvania, and on behalf of the GPCVB and the hospitality community, I`d
like to extend our sincere thanks to US Airways for their support.”


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