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Take 2 and reLAX With a Friend Promotion

America West Airlines announced
today that members of FlightFund(R), the airline’s award-winning frequent
flyer program, who fly two roundtrip nonstop flights from Los Angeles
(LAX) to Boston, New York/JFK or Washington, D.C./Dulles can earn a
companion pass to one of nine nonstop destinations originating from Los
Angeles (LAX). The companion pass may be used to take a friend to any of
the following America West destinations: Boston; Edmonton, Alberta; Las
Vegas; Mazatlan, Mexico; New York/JFK; Phoenix; Puerto Vallarta, Mexico;
Vancouver, British Columbia; and Washington, D.C. To qualify, the two roundtrip flights from Los Angeles must be completed
by Nov. 15, 2004. The companion pass to any of the nine destinations from
Los Angeles is good for travel from May 24, 2004 through Feb. 16, 2005.
Blackout dates apply from Dec. 16, 2004 through Jan. 5, 2005.

Customers must pre-register at for this
promotion before booking travel. Tickets for Los Angeles to Boston, New
York (JFK) or Washington, D.C. (IAD) can be purchased online at or by calling 1-800-2-FLY-AWA.

After the two qualifying roundtrip flights are complete, members will
receive an e-mail containing a special “e-Certificate” and instructions on
how to redeem their companion pass. Tickets from Los Angeles utilizing the
companion pass to the nine specified destinations must be purchased online

FlightFund(R) miles may be redeemed for travel to more than 300
destinations on five continents, with short-haul domestic award travel
beginning at 15,000 miles year-round. FlightFund(R) has more than 50
partners including car rental companies, hotels, restaurants and a credit
card company, which provide miles for award travel.

For more information about FlightFund(R), or to become a member, customers
can go to, the frequent flyer section of, or contact the FlightFund(R) Service Center
at 1-800-247-5691.