US Airways Shows Pittsburgh Even More Love With a Fare Sale, Airline's Fare Sale Results in Reduction Up to 63 Percent in 56 Markets to/from Pittsburgh
February 26, 2007
US Airways Shows Pittsburgh Even More Love With a Fare Sale
TEMPE, Ariz., Feb. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- US Airways (NYSE: LCC) customers will see reduced fares in 56 markets from Pittsburgh and fares as low as $29 each way (based on roundtrip travel) when they book by March 22 and complete travel between now and June 13, 2007. Popular destinations from Pittsburgh such as Norfolk, Va., and Toronto see reductions of 23 and 63 percent respectively. Additionally, three cities in upstate New York -- Buffalo, Syracuse and Albany -- see the biggest reductions, with fares ranging from $50 to $75 each way. For complete details, please refer to the table below.
Fares are available immediately and can be booked at www.usairways.com, by calling 800-428-4322 or through a travel agent.
"With fares as low as $29, you can take a quick weekend getaway to see family and friends or explore a new destination all for an extremely affordable price," said Tom Trenga, vice president, revenue management for US Airways.
Below is a sample list of 18 markets to and from Pittsburgh. A complete list of markets and reductions can be found at www usairways.com/Pittsburgh. The sample fare below is based on a one-way purchase. A round trip purchase is required.
Part or all of the above service may be provided by US Airways Express carriers Air Midwest, Air Wisconsin, Chautauqua, Colgan, Mesa, Piedmont, PSA, Republic and Trans States. Part or all of the service may be operated by America West or United Airlines(R).
*Terms and Conditions: Sample fares are listed each way. A roundtrip purchase is required. Last day to purchase is March 22. Travel must be completed by June 13. Tickets must be purchased 14 days in advance and include an overnight stay. Tickets are nonrefundable and permissible changes incur a $100 change fee and any applicable fare difference. Sample price does not include federal excise taxes of $3.40 per segment, Passenger Facility Charges of $4.50 to $18.00 per passenger, and the September 11th Security Fee of $2.50 per segment. A segment is defined as a takeoff and a landing. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights. Fares shown are valid for purchases made at usairways.com. Tickets purchased through US Airways telephone reservations are $10 higher. Tickets purchased at US Airways airports or city ticket offices are $20 higher. Blackouts may apply. Sale fares are not available Friday and Sunday in Boston, Newark, and New York.
US Airways` heritage runs deep in Pittsburgh, dating back to 1939 when All American Aviation, later known as Allegheny Airlines, USAir and US Airways, began its first air service. Today, US Airways employs more than 2,700 aviation professionals in Pittsburgh and operates nearly 150 flights to 52 non-stop destinations.
US Airways is the fifth largest domestic airline employing more than 37,000 aviation professionals worldwide. US Airways, US Airways Shuttle and US Airways Express operate approximately 3,800 flights per day and serve more than 230 communities in the U.S., Canada, Europe, the Caribbean and Latin America. The new US Airways -- the product of a merger between America West and US Airways in September 2005 -- is a member of the Star Alliance network, which offers our customers 16,000 daily flights to 855 destinations in 155 countries worldwide. This press release and additional information on US Airways can be found at www.usairways.com. (LCCG)