SYDNEY/MELBOURNE, Australia, 19 June 2016 – United Airlines has announced their new ski incentive for Australian travel agents. In the lead up to the U.S. ski season, United has partnered with ski resorts in Utah and Nevada to give agents an opportunity to learn more about United’s offerings, some of the best ski destinations in Utah and Nevada, as well as to reward agents for taking the time to complete the training module. The top 10 performing agents will travel on United’s game-changing Dreamliner aircraft to Reno-Lake Tahoe or Salt Lake City in March 2017. The lucky winners will experience some of the most incredible skiing or boarding and après skiing activities in these regions.
The training module will run from 1 June – 31 July 2016. All agents have to do is simply register and complete the online training module at www.flyunited.com.au/ski.
“Location & famously light powder is what we are known for, 10 of Utah’s 14 ski resorts are situated only an hour drive from Salt Lake City’s International Airport and only 35 minutes to Park City Mountain Resort, now the largest ski resort in the USA’
Karen McCardle – Travel Trade Manager Australia & New Zealand, Utah Office of Tourism
“If you thought of Nevada as dry & flat, you have not experienced our ski resorts. Lake Tahoe area boasts over 22,000 acres of skiing & boarding adventures, nine world class ski resorts and one spectacular lake, we look forward to hosting the top agents in our state!’
Corey Marshall, Account Director, Australia & New Zealand, Travel Nevada
“United is proud to service the Trans Pacific route operating our revolutionary Dreamliner 787-9’s, offering one stop connections via San Francisco or Los Angeles to both Reno and Salt Lake City. We’re pleased to be able to help visitors experience some of the best skiing locations the U.S. has to offer and we’re getting ready for what is shaping up to be a very busy ski season.” Julie Reid, Director Australia and New Zealand Sales, United Airlines
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For any questions or further information contact:
Kirill Litovchenko – United Airlines Marketing Manager Asia Pacific firstname.lastname@example.org
Ph: +61 2 9292 4411
Karen McCardle – Utah Office of Tourism & Travel Nevada Travel Trade Manager
+64 21 444 957
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