The following is a press release issued by Vanguard Airlines:
Wednesday March 1, 10:54 am Eastern Time
Company Press Release
SOURCE: Vanguard Airlines
Vanguard Airlines Initiates New Nonstop Service Between Atlanta and Pittsburgh
KANSAS CITY, Mo., March 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Vanguard Airlines, Inc. (Nasdaq: VNGD - news) initiates two nonstop flights between Atlanta and Pittsburgh this Thursday, March 2, 2000. With a 21-day advance purchase, fares start as low as $59* each way. ``Walk-up'' or day of travel fares may be purchased for $239* one-way, a savings of approximately 50% off the current $481* one-way full coach fare in the market. For complete schedule information and to purchase tickets, please visit Vanguard's website at www.flyvanguard.com, call 1-800-VANGUARD, or contact your local travel agent. * Prices do not include the Federal Excise Tax of $2.50 per segment and Passenger Facility Charges of up to $6 one way.
Robert J. ``Rocky'' Spane, President and CEO of Vanguard Airlines, said, ``With this new service, Vanguard now offers three non-stop destinations out of both Atlanta and Pittsburgh, with connections to numerous other destinations. We are very pleased to offer this new service to business and leisure travelers alike, who can now enjoy our lower fares with added frequency.''
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