US Airways - February 2014 - (Page 11)

embark Did You Know? News, Notes, and Inflight Insights The Merger What's changing? Nothing much will be different for awhile. By Tara Titcombe ★ Although US Airways and American are now one company, both airlines will continue operating as two separate carriers until they achieve a Single Operating Certificate, which is the FAA's official approval to operate as one airline and carrier. This step in the merger is expected to happen 18 to 24 months from now. US Airways now has a codeshare agreement with American, which means that you can seamlessly book travel throughout either airline's network. You can also earn Dividend Miles on American flights and vice versa. All reservations you currently hold with either airline will not be affected, and you can continue to book flights on or Be sure to check in and manage your flight reservations on the operating carrier's website. There also are no changes to either airline's loyalty program at this time. Your frequent-flyer miles are in place and secure. The Dividend Miles and AAdvantage programs will eventually merge into a single frequent-flyer program. US Airways will exit from Star Alliance on March 30. The airline will join the oneworld® alliance on March 31. Through oneworld, you can connect to nearly 1,000 destinations in more than 150 countries. You can find more merger news at, and for day-of-travel information, set your browser to US Airways and American Airlines have merged to form a larger, stronger airline. Here are some facts and stats about the new American: 100,00 employees 6,700 daily flights to more than 330 destinations in more than 50 countries AAL the symbol that common stock of the company is now trading under on the NASDAQ 90% the number of daily US Airways and American Airlines domestic flights with Wi-Fi Dallas the location of the airline's headquarters FEBRUARY 2014 11

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of US Airways - February 2014

Table of Contents
CEO Letter
From the Editor
Did You Know?
Making It Happen
Diversions: Public Markets
Diversions: Celebration of Fine Art in Scottsdale
Diversions: The Philadelphia Mint
Style Spotlight: Cruise Control
Adventure: Skiing Salt Lake City
Adventure: Arizona Wet & Wild
Gear Up: Workout Tools
US Airways: History of African Americans in Aviation
Travel Feature: Eleuthera in the Bahamas
Great Tastes: Phoenix Dining
University of California at San Diego
Celebrate Black History Month: HBCUs
Best of Health: Desert Institute for Spine Care
Best of Health: Miami Beach Foot & Ankle Surgery
Visit Tri-Valley, California
Must Read: I'll Take You There by Greg Kot
Readers Resource Index
Your US Airways Guide
Video Entertainment
Audio Entertainment
U.S. and Caribbean Service Map
International Service Map
Airport Terminal Maps
Passenger Info/Contact US Airways
US Airways MarketPlace®
US Airways Fleet/Customs & Immigration
Giving: The Hope Takes Flight Campaign
Window or Aisle?

US Airways - February 2014