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engage Giving miles for Good More Than Money ★ US Airways connects more than just flights. The airline makes connections and contributions to the communities in which it operates. This year, the company is on track to give more than $7 million in corporate contributions to a range of nonprofit organizations, scholarships, and foundations. From the American Red Cross and Make-A-Wish Foundations to ballets and theaters, US Airways supports organizations that encourage healthy, vibrant communities. The airline also gives back to the youth in those communities. The US Airways Education Foundation offers scholarships to dependents of airline employees and grants for children’s education programs. The Field Trip FUNd awards grants to Title I public schools in the airline’s hub and focus cities and to the schools of employee’s children route-wide to help cover field-trip transportation costs. US Airways is proud to be The Do Crew works on a project for Keep America beautiful. able to contribute to communities, but it’s even prouder of its many employees who are passionate about giving back. The US Airways Do Crew is a dedicated corps of nearly 3,500 employee volunteers who participate in monthly charity projects. From remodeling homes with Habitat for Humanity to participating in the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walks, US Airways employees are active and involved in their communities. To recognize employees who dedicate their time to individual volunteer work, US Airways developed Flights for 50, a program that honors employees who volunteer at least 50 hours a year with a nonprofit of their choosing by making a travel donation to that organization. Last year, US Airways employees donated more than 30,000 hours to volunteer programs. Now that’s something to be proud of. Above, from front: Suzanne boda, SvP Airport Customer Service International and Cargo, and Terri Pope, vP Charlotte Hub, along with other Charlotte employees helping with Habitat for Humanity Sorting donations at St. mary’s Food bank in Phoenix To learn more about these programs, visit And to explore volunteer opportunities in your community, visit november 2012 143

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of US Airways - November 2012

US Airways - November 2012
Table of Contents
CEO Letter
From the Editor
Did You Know?
Making It Happen
Hot Spots: Best Holiday Getaways
Hub Crawl: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
Wine & Dine: Mendoza, Argentina Wines
Wine & Dine: Barbecoa Restaurant, London
Adventure: Thrifty in San Francisco
Adventure: Skiing Mt. Baker, Washington
Great Escapes: Red Horse Inn, South Carolina
Gear Up: Bar Ware
Making It Real: America's Historic Sites
Best of Education: Miller School of Albemarle
Silent Heroes: Honor Flight Network
Crossing Borders: Charlotte, North Carolina
Best of Health: Lankenau Medical Center
University Spotlight: University of Dayton
Celebrate Richmond, Virginia
Special Section: Chateau on Central
Must Read: Heisman — The Man Behind the Trophy
Readers Resource Index
Your US Airways Guide
Video Entertainment
Audio Entertainment
U.S. and Caribbean Service Map
International Service Map
Airport Terminal Maps
US Airways Fleet/Customs & Immigration
Passenger Info/Contact US Airways
US Airways MarketPlace®
Giving: Miles for Good
Window or Aisle?

US Airways - November 2012