United Airlines offers the opportunity to win a one-year free flight if vaccinated


United Airlines joins Other companies to promote The COVID-19 vaccine offers the opportunity to win a one-year free flight if customers enrolled in the loyalty program share vaccination evidence.

The movement will be as follows The White House continues to reach out to businesses When an airline trip began to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, helping Americans recommend vaccination.

5 Grand Prize Winners “Your Shotto Fly” Sweepstakes Earn one year of free air travel to United Airlines’ global destinations with all classes of services for yourself and your peers. In addition, the 30 winners will win a two-person round-trip flight anywhere in the United States in any class.

To get a chance to win, members of the company’s MileagePlus loyalty program must upload their vaccination card to the United Airlines app or site.

United Airlines spokesman Madiking told USA TODAY that people don’t have to enter both shots and can upload evidence of the first shot. Also, if you don’t want to upload your vaccination card due to privacy concerns, or if you can’t get vaccinated for religious or medical reasons. Mail sweepstakes..

“We are proud to play our role in motivating people to take shots,” United CEO Scott Kirby said in a press release. “Vaccines open more and more destinations to travel. We know that our customers want to fly. Providing people with another reason to get the vaccine. , Reuniting with friends and family and taking advantage of it. The long-awaited vacation, it’s all in one shot. “

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Travel rebound: Millions of people board planes as the United States sets the pandemic era high on air travel

As air travel continues to rebound, airlines are beginning to end their pandemic policy.

Alcoholic beverages and coffee are returning to certain airlines such as Southwest Airlines. Serving red wine and beer on flight From the United States to Hawaii on June 24th. Delta Air Lines has stopped I blocked the middle seat on May 1st. This was the last US airline to block middle seats in the normal economy as a pandemic safety measure.

The· Reported by Transportation Security Administration 1,863,697 passengers were screened at the TSA checkpoint on Sunday, compared to 267,451 passengers on the same day last year.

“The Memorial Day weekend is approaching and we expect it to be the busiest weekend since the pandemic, which is a sign of recovery,” said King. “Meeting people who are interested in traveling and going on the next trip will help incentive customers to get vaccinated.”

Grand Prix winners will be randomly selected on July 1st, and other winners will be randomly selected throughout June.

The sweepstakes begin on Monday and continue until June 22nd.

The new airline offers direct flights to small cities. Breeze Airways will take off on May 27 with a fare of $ 39

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This article was originally published in USA TODAY: United Airlines customers sharing a vaccine card can earn free flights