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US Airways Announce Ticket Promotion

US Airways has introduced a special buy one, get one free* promotion for customers traveling to and from Europe, July 16-Sept. 14, 2003.

Under this promotion, customers who purchase a roundtrip Envoy Class ticket for travel to any of US Airways’ 10 European destinations will receive one free* Coach Class roundtrip ticket on US Airways’ or United Airlines’ route network. All award travel must be completed between Sept. 15, 2003, and March 31, 2004.

To qualify, members must register prior to departure. Registration is quick and easy by visiting the company’s Web site at The traveler’s Dividend Miles account number also must be in the reservation to ensure that credit is received for taking the flight.

As an added incentive, during this promotional period, Dividend Miles members will receive a 50 percent class-of-service mileage bonus.

This special offer is valid for Dividend Miles members only. A roundtrip Envoy Class ticket (or two one-way Envoy Class tickets) for travel on US Airways to and from Europe must be purchased on or after July 16, 2003. Travel must begin on or after July 16, 2003, and completed on or before Sept. 14, 2003. Flights taken on Dividend Miles partner airlines, such as United Airlines, do not qualify for the award. There is no limit on how many free* award tickets a member can earn. This offer is combinable with other Dividend Miles offers. All Dividend Miles terms and conditions for earning miles apply.


Certificates will be mailed to qualified members within two weeks of the last qualifying flight beginning Aug. 15, 2003, and biweekly thereafter. Award certificates will be issued automatically to the Dividend Miles member and mailed to the current address on file. Certificates may be transferred to anyone. Travel is valid in Coach Class only on flights operated by US Airways, US Airways Express, US Airways Shuttle, United or United Express to any destination served, systemwide, between Sept. 15, 2003, and March 31, 2004. One Saturday night stay is required. Award tickets must be booked at least 14 days in advance and certificates must be exchanged for tickets at a US Airways ticket facility at least seven days before departure.

*At the time of ticketing or prior to boarding for domestic itineraries, passengers are responsible for taxes and fees for the “free” ticket of up to $85 per round-trip, which includes a $3 U.S. federal domestic excise tax imposed on each flight segment of the itinerary (a flight segment is defined as a takeoff and landing); passenger facility charges of $3 to $18 depending on the itinerary; the September 11 Security Fee of up to $10 per itinerary (does not apply to tickets sold or issued through Sept. 30, 2003); U.S. departure excise tax of up to $13.40 per round-trip for domestic flights beginning or ending in Alaska or Hawaii; and Federal inspection fees of $7, Canadian airport improvement fees of up to $8 and the Canadian Air Traveler Security Charge of $9. For international itineraries, passengers are responsible for government-imposed taxes/fees/charges for the “free” ticket of up to $150 per round-trip, depending on the itinerary. Specific taxes, fees, and charges may vary due to itineraries, exchange rate fluctuations and/or statutory or regulatory changes. All other Dividend Miles award terms and conditions apply.

US Airways, the US Airways Express carriers and US Airways Shuttle provide service to nearly 200 destinations worldwide, including 37 states in the U.S. In the Caribbean, US Airways serves Antigua, Aruba, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Cancun, Cozumel, Grand Bahama Island, Grand Cayman, Grenada, Montego Bay, Nassau, Providenciales, Punta Cana, San Juan, Santo Domingo, St. Kitts, St. Lucia, St. Thomas, St. Maarten, and St. Croix. US Airways Express also serves North Eleuthera, Governors Harbour, Marsh Harbour and Treasure Cay from select cities in Florida. In Canada, US Airways serves Toronto, Montreal and Ottawa. US Airways’ European destinations are Amsterdam, Dublin, Frankfurt, London, Madrid, Manchester, Munich, Paris, Rome and Shannon.

Reporters needing additional information should contact US Airways Corporate Communications at (703) 872-5100.