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United and Ted Offer Great Deals

United and Ted today kicked
off new expanded service from each of their five hubs to island and beach
vacation areas throughout Mexico and the Caribbean. Passengers who travel
on United or Ted between the United States and Mexico or the Caribbean
between January 10, 2005 and March 12, 2005 are eligible to earn 1,500
bonus miles, plus an additional 1,000 bonus miles when booking online at “United’s and Ted’s expanded service to sun destinations in Mexico and the
Caribbean couldn’t come at a better time for travelers looking to escape
the winter chill,” said Martin White, senior vice president - Marketing.
“Customers traveling to any of these sun destinations will find the most
competitive fare options in addition to special package deals and great
offers from our hotel and car partners. By adding new service to Mexico
and the Caribbean, we are also offering our frequent fliers even more
destinations to choose from for their award travel.”

Expanded service beginning today includes the Mexican destinations of
Cancun, Cozumel, Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo, Los Cabos, and Puerto Vallarta; and
the Caribbean destinations of Aruba, Montego Bay, Punta Cana, San Juan,
St. Maarten, and St. Thomas, as well as San Jose, Costa Rica.

Ted has successfully served low-fare leisure and business travelers
throughout the United States, and will handle a portion of the new flying
to Mexico.

To book qualifying flights and register to earn bonus miles, passengers
can head to . United Vacations(R) also offers
exclusive savings on air and hotel vacations. United’s and Ted’s expanded
service covers some of the most beautiful and popular destinations to
Latin America, including:

Mexico Cancun—Flights depart from Denver and Washington, D.C. daily on
an Airbus A320, from San Francisco weekly (Sat.) on a Boeing 757. Cozumel
—Flights depart from Chicago three times per week (Mon., Wed., Sat.) on
an A320. Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo—Flights depart from Denver and Los Angeles
weekly (Sat.) on an A320. Los Cabos—Flights depart from Denver weekly
(Sat.), and from San Francisco* daily on an A320. Puerto Vallarta—
Flights depart from Denver* and from San Francisco* daily on an A320. *
For the flights above, service will be operated by Ted. Caribbean and
Central America Aruba, British West Indies—Flights depart from Chicago
daily and Washington, D.C. weekly (Sat.) on an A320. Montego Bay, Jamaica
—Flights depart from Chicago two times per week (Sat. and Sun.) on an
A320. San Juan, Puerto Rico—Flights depart from Chicago eight times per
week (Sun. through Fri., and twice on Sat.) and Washington, D.C. daily on
an A320. Punta Cana, Dominican Republic—Flights depart from Chicago
four times per week (Tue., Thu., Fri., Sun.) on an A320. San Jose, Costa
Rica—Flights depart from Chicago weekly (Sat.) on a B757 and Washington
D.C. daily on an A320. St. Maarten, Netherlands Antilles—Flights depart
from Chicago weekly (Sat.) on a B757. St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands—
Flights depart from Chicago and Washington, D.C. two times per week (Sat.
and Sun.) on an A320.