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Budget Welcomes U.S. Airways Dividend Miles Members

Dividend Miles Members Receive Frequent Flyer Miles and Special Savings On Budget Rentals

Parsippany, NJ Jun 29, 2006 -

Budget Rent A Car System, Inc. announced today a new alliance with US Airways through which US Airways Dividend Miles members can earn frequent flyer miles when they rent from Budget. Members who rent at participating Budget locations worldwide can earn one mile per rental dollar on rentals booked with a corporate or government rate; and two miles per rental dollar on all other rental rates. 

In addition, customers can receive special savings and discounts on Budget rentals.  To be eligible for the discount, an advance reservation is required and customers must mention Budget Customer Discount (BCD) number Y145000 at the time of reservation.

“We welcome US Airways into the Budget partner family,” said Kaye Ceille, vice president of travel and partnership sales for Avis Budget Car Rental, LLC, parent of Budget. “We look forward to providing Dividend Miles members with the opportunity to earn frequent flyer miles on the ground.”
 
For reservations, Dividend Miles members can call 1-800-BUDGET-7, visit www.budget.com or contact a local travel agent.  To earn Dividend miles, members should provide their Dividend Miles membership number at the time of rental.  To enroll in the Dividend Miles program, visit www.usairways.com or call 1-800-428-4322.  For more information, visit www.budget.com.  

About US Airways
US Airways and America West’s recent merger creates the fifth largest domestic airline employing nearly 35,000 aviation professionals.  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.  US Airways is a member of Star Alliance, which provides connections for our customers to 842 destinations in 152 countries worldwide. This press release and additional information on US Airways can be found at www.usairways.com.

About Budget
Budget Rent A Car System, Inc. is the owner and franchiser of one of the world's best-known car rental brands, with more than 1,800 car rental locations in the US, Canada, Latin America, Caribbean, Australia and New Zealand.  The company also operates Budget Truck Rental and is part of Avis Budget Car Rental, LLC (formerly Cendant Car Rental Group), a wholly owned subsidiary of Cendant Corporation (NYSE: CD), a diversified global provider of business and consumer services primarily within the travel and real estate sectors. For further information visit www.budget.com or www.cendant.com/media.

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