Beginning in October,
customers can take advantage of special fares and bonus mile offers on new
United Express service from Washington Dulles to Memphis, Tenn.,
Milwaukee, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, Pa., and Houston.
United is offering introductory fares as low as $79 for travel on the new
routes between Washington Dulles and Memphis, Milwaukee,
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and Houston for travel through Jan. 31, 2005.
Introductory fares are each way based on required roundtrip purchase by
Oct. 12, 2004. Fares as low as $79 are valid Tuesday, Wednesday and
Saturday, and fares of $99 are available for all other days of the week.
Fares require a 7-day advance purchase and Saturday night minimum stay.
See fare facts below for additional details.
Mileage Plus members also are eligible to earn 500 bonus miles on
qualifying roundtrips between Washington Dulles and Memphis, Milwaukee and
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton for travel from Oct. 4, 2004, through Jan. 15, 2005,
and between Washington Dulles and Houston for travel from Oct. 17, 2004,
through Jan. 15, 2005. To take advantage of this offer, members must
register by Jan. 15, 2005, at http://www.united.com/offer/mpdn84 . See
bonus miles terms and conditions below for additional details. To sign up
for Mileage Plus, visit http://www.united.com/ .
On Oct. 4, 2004, United Express carriers will operate three daily nonstop
roundtrip flights to Memphis and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and two daily
roundtrip flights to Milwaukee. Beginning Oct. 17, 2004, United Express
launches nonstop service to Houston with two daily roundtrip flights,
adding a third daily flight on Oct. 31, 2004.
United Express carrier Air Wisconsin will operate the Memphis and
Milwaukee service with 50-seat regional jets; Mesa Airlines also will fly
a portion of the Washington Dulles-Memphis route with regional jets;
Shuttle America will operate the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton service using
30-seat turboprop aircraft; and Chautauqua Airlines will fly the Houston
route with 70-seat regional jets.