Destina.ca, Canada’s newest online travel site,
launched an unparalleled Aeroplan Status Mileage offer that allows
Aeroplan members to reach their Aeroplan top-tier status for 2003 faster than
ever. Beginning today until December 12, 2002, by booking on Destina.ca,
Aeroplan members will earn one Aeroplan Status Mile for every $1 online
purchase on Air Canada, Air Canada Jazz, Tango by Air Canada and ZIP flights.
This Status Mileage offer represents the first time ever that Aeroplan
members can earn Aeroplan Status Miles other than by flying with Air Canada,
Air Canada Jazz, ZIP or with one of the Star Alliance partner airlines.
“We are delighted to introduce this unique Aeroplan Status Mileage offer,
a first in Air Canada’s history,” said Lise Fournel, President and Chief
Executive Officer. “Our promotion is yet another example of how rewarding it
is to make online travel bookings on Destina.ca. In addition to great savings
and deals on air, hotel and car rentals, Destina.ca will provide Aeroplan
members with an excellent opportunity to earn the miles they need to qualify
for their 2003 top-tier status.”
This offer only applies to tickets booked through Destina.ca. The miles
earned during the promotion are IN ADDITION to Aeroplan Miles awarded for
using credit cards affiliated with Aeroplan for purchases, and for using
Aeroplan partners for air travel, car rentals and hotel stays. Travel must be
completed by December 12, 2002.
Destina.ca is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Air Canada (TSE: AC). It
operates Canada’s full-service online travel site offering low prices and one-
stop access to 450 airlines, 53,000 hotels and 52 car rental agencies.
Destina.ca is the only online travel site to reward all purchases with
Aeroplan Miles. Destina.ca offers customers a personalized web experience and
fully bilingual customer care to assist with all online purchases 24 hours a
day, seven days a week.