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Drive Your Way to Free Flights

America West Airlines, the
nation’s second largest low-cost carrier, announces that members of its
award-winning frequent flyer program FlightFund can now earn valuable
award miles as they drive; travelers can earn 50 FlightFund miles per day
for qualifying rentals at participating Budget Rent A Car locations. To celebrate this new offer, America West and Budget will be running a
triple miles promotion through July 1. Simply reference Budget Corporate
Discount (BCD) number Y145001 when booking online to take advantage of
this limited time offer. Car rentals can be booked at or through America West’s online car rental booking
engine at

In addition to earning FlightFund miles, travelers can always use the
FlightFund BCD number Y145000 for valuable discounts every time they rent.
“We’re dedicated to offering our frequent flyers the best perks around,”
said Travis Christ, America West vice president, marketing. “Our
partnership with Budget allows our frequent flyers yet another way to earn
valuable miles for award travel.”

FlightFund miles may be redeemed for award travel to more than 300
destinations on six continents. FlightFund offers one of the most generous
frequent flyer programs in the industry, with domestic award travel
beginning at 15,000 miles year-round.