Double Miles at 10,000 Restaurants

6th Nov 2003

PRNewswire-FirstCall CHICAGO Nov. 5 :

United Airlines (BULLETIN BOARD: UALAQ) and iDine Rewards Network today
announced that members of the Mileage Plus Dining and Hotel Rewards
program by iDine can earn double miles on their first two qualified meals
—up to 20 miles for each dollar spent—at over ten thousand
participating restaurants nationwide through November 30, 2003. The dining
program enables members to earn miles on their entire dining bill
(including food, drinks, tax and tip).

“This special double dining miles offer means more miles for more meals
for Mileage Plus Dining members across the U.S. With no membership cards
or fees required, Mileage Plus Dining is one of the easiest ways to earn
travel and other rewards faster,” said Robert Sahadevan, Vice President,
Mileage Plus.
“The United Mileage Plus Dining and Hotel Rewards program is a strategic
partnership of iDine. We are happy to support and market this bonus
opportunity with Mileage Plus and are pleased with the member response,”
said Gerald Hughes, Executive Vice President, iDine Rewards Network.

United Mileage Plus Dining and Hotel Rewards by iDine is a free program
that enables members to earn Mileage Plus miles at participating
restaurants during reward periods when paying for a meal with a credit or
debit card that has been registered with Mileage Plus Dining.

To receive double rewards, eligible members(1) must register for the
promotion (via ), dine at any
participating Mileage Plus Dining restaurant during a valid reward period
through November 30, 2003 and pay for their meal with a credit card that
has been registered to their Mileage Plus Dining membership. The first two
meals purchased will automatically receive double miles—up to 20 miles
per dollar spent on the entire bill—up to a maximum total payout of
5,000 bonus miles.


Members can learn more about the program and search for participating
restaurants and valid rewards periods as well as register up to three
credit cards in the Mileage Plus Dining program by visiting Those who would like to enroll in the bonus
offer can do so through November 30, 2003 by visiting
United and United Express operate more than 3,300 flights a day on a route
network that spans the globe. News releases and other information about
United can be found at the company`s web site at .

iDine Rewards Network, based in Chicago, Illinois, offers its members
savings and rewards programs via its registered credit card platform. The
Company currently has 3.2 million active accounts. Incentives are offered
through the Company`s programs, either branded under the name iDine or
provided through co-branded and private label partnerships, such as
airline frequent flyer dining programs, club memberships or other affinity
organizations. As of September 30, 2003, 10,847 restaurants and 479 hotels
throughout the United States participate in iDine programs. iDine Rewards
Network`s common stock trades on the American Stock Exchange under the
symbol IRN. Additional information about iDine Rewards Network can be
found at .

(1) Eligible members include all new Mileage Plus Dining and Hotel Rewards
by iDine members who enroll online via and
also register online at between
10/1/03 and 11/30/03 as well as all existing Mileage Plus Dining and Hotel
Rewards by iDine members who have not earned any miles with Mileage Plus
Dining between 1/1/03 and 9/30/03 and who have registered online to
participate at .

Terms and Conditions: Miles accrued, awards issued and bonus offers are
subject to the rules of the United Mileage Plus program. United, its
subsidiaries, affiliates and agents are not responsible for any products
and services of other participating companies and partners. Please allow 4
to 6 weeks after completed qualifying activity for bonus miles to be
posted to your Mileage Plus account. The Mileage Plus program, including
accruals, awards and bonus miles offers, is subject to change without
notice. Taxes and fees related to award travel are the responsibility of
the passenger. Untied and Mileage Plus are registered service marks. For
complete details about the Mileage Plus program, visit .


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