US Airways and Expedia, Inc. announced today that Expedia(R) customers can
now purchase US Airways tickets through all Expedia, Inc. worldwide points
of sale, including Expedia.com, Expedia Corporate Travel and Expedia.ca.
“We want as many online shoppers as possible to have access to our broad
network of service in the eastern U.S. and the Caribbean, and our
partnership with Expedia helps us achieve that goal,” said B. Ben
Baldanza, US Airways senior vice president of marketing and planning.
“US Airways is an important partner and their service is highly valued by
our customers,” said Barney Harford, vice president, air, car and private
label at Expedia, Inc. “We are pleased to continue building our
relationship with them.”
US Airways is the nation`s seventh-largest airline, serving nearly 200
communities in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Europe, the Caribbean and Latin
America. US Airways, US Airways Shuttle, and the US Airways Express
carriers operate over 3,300 flights per day. For more information on US
Airways schedules and fares, visit usairways.com.
Expedia, Inc. is the world`s leading online travel service and the fourth
largest travel agency in the U.S. Expedia`s award-winning Expert Searching
and Pricing (ESP) technology delivers the most comprehensive flight
options available online. ESP also allows customers to dynamically build
complete trips that combine flights, Expedia(R) Special Rate hotels and
other lodging, ground transportation, and destination services and
activities. Expedia`s quality and leadership have been recognized in
awards such as PC Magazine`s “Editors` Choice” and Forbes “Favorite
General Travel Site.” Expedia is also the first online travel site to earn
the Good Housekeeping Web Site Certification, awarded to Web sites that
meet Good Housekeeping`s rigorous standards for consumer protection and
quality assurance. Expedia is a wholly- owned subsidiary of
IAC/InterActiveCorp . CST: 2029030-40. Expedia editorial, based on news release distributed by PR Newswire.