US Airways launched a promotion today to celebrate their commitment to the Washington DC area. You need to like US Airways on Facebook or follow Twitter to be first to now about events in the next 30 days. They have also launched a marketing website www.30daysfordc.com dedicated to promote this event.
Probably the most significant part of this promotion was unveiled today. You can get double redeemable (not elite qualifying) miles on US Airways flights to/from DCA . Itineraries that connect through DCA are not eligible for the bonus miles. For this promotional purpose the connection is defined as:
Any itinerary with a Reagan National Airport (DCA) arrival followed by a Reagan National Airport (DCA) departure the same day is considered a connection.
There is also ticketing and flying window to get the double miles. Surprisingly no registration is required.
- Book July 7 – August 5, 2012
- Travel July 7 – September 30, 2012
- No registration required
Here is the entire terms and conditions:
Customers must book July 7 – August 5 for travel July 7 – September 30, 2012 to earn double miles on itineraries starting or ending at Reagan National Airport (DCA). Customers with itineraries connecting through Reagan National Airport (DCA) are not eligible for bonus miles. Any itinerary with a Reagan National Airport (DCA) arrival followed by a Reagan National Airport (DCA) departure the same day is considered a connection. Miles do not count toward Preferred status. US Airways will award miles one to two weeks after travel has been completed. All Dividend Miles terms and conditions apply.