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Car/Limo Rentals

 August 24, 1999

 Thrifty Car Rental kicks off its new partnership with United Airlines Mileage Plus by offering triple miles to Mileage Plus members, effective Sept. 7 through Nov. 20, 1999.
Mileage Plus members who rent from Thrifty airport locations in the U.S. and Canada during this time period will receive triple miles of 150 miles per rental day.
To receive triple miles, the rental car must be picked up during the promotional period. Rentals of up to 14 days in length will be eligible for triple miles, with additional days awarded at the regular level. The offer
is available at airport-arriving locations in the U.S. and Canada only. Other limitations may apply.
United Mileage Plus members also have the opportunity to earn miles when they park at participating Thrifty Car Rental airport locations that offer parking. Customers can earn 250 miles when they park three times at the same U.S. Thrifty parking facility within a one-year period.
As the largest air carrier in the world and the largest majority employee-owned company, United Airlines offers more than 2,400 flights a day to 134 destinations in 27 countries and one U.S. territory. Mileage Plus, with more than 37 million enrolled members, has been named the best frequent flyer program by Business Traveler International magazine in 1996, 1997 and 1998. In addition, Mileage Plus was recognized by Conde Nast Traveler magazine for frequent flyer privileges in 1998. Program guidelines are available to customers on United's web site,
To make a reservation with Thrifty, customers may contact their professional travel consultant, call 1-800-THRIFTY in the USA or Canada, or log on to the Thrifty web site at