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Discount Travel for National Conference

December 21st, 2013

SkillsUSA has partnered with American Airlines for five percent off published fares, even sale prices, to attend the 2014 National Leadership and Skills Conference (NLSC) in Kansas City, Missouri (travel to/from Kansas City International Airport – MCI). This offer includes the travel dates between June 10-28, 2014. The authorization code is A7864DD.

There are several ways to book the discounted tickets.

  • To book online, go to: www.aa.com/group. This is for AA/AE flights only and there will be no ticketing charge. Please allow for at least one business hour for AA.com loading. Use the authorization code without the preceding A (7864DD) as the AA.com promotion code.
  • Tickets may also be purchased through the agency of record, or by calling American Airlines Meeting Services at 1-800-433-1790. For American Airlines ticketing, the form of payment must be made by money order, certified/cashier check or with a valid credit card. A separate $25 service charge will apply per ticket (this is subject to change). If booking through a travel agency, please let them know they need to provide the following statement in the general facts field of the PNR: AA Contract Booking A7864DD. Failure to provide this information will result in auto-cancellation of the space.

This offer is valid for percentage discount travel where American Airlines, American Eagle, AmericanConnection, codeshare and all oneworld Alliance Partners (collectively “American Airlines”) provide service. Travel is not valid on codeshare flights operated by Alaska Airlines, Horizon Air, WestJet, Cape Air, JetStar Airways or Qatar Airways. This offer is not valid in conjunction with any other discount.

 

2013 American Airlines Discount Program for SkillsUSA

November 1st, 2012

American Airlines continues an airline discount program for the 2013 National Leadership and Skills Conference and the 2013 Washington Leadership Training Institute. See the following for instructions:

2013 NLSC

Attendees using correct code can use the five percent discount on the lowest published fare.  The discount is good for American Airlines flights into Kansas City International Airport – MCI – Kansas City, Mo. A discount agreement is valid June 16 through 30, 2013.  To make airline reservations, call American Airlines at 1-800-433-1790 from anywhere in the United States or Canada and refer to your Promotion Code 1963DK or go online to www.AA.com and choose “More Flight Search Options” and insert the promotion code in the appropriate box. At this time there is no ticketing charge for reservations made and ticketed on www.AA.com. Please allow one hour for the code to be loaded for use on www.AA.com.  The percentage discount can be booked online at www.AA.com for American Airlines and American Eagle flights only.

 2013 WLTI

Attendees using correct code can use the five percent discount on the lowest published fare.  The discount is good for American Airlines flights into Reagan National Airport (DCA-Washington, D.C.) Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI-Baltimore, Maryland) and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD-Herndon, Virginia).  A discount agreement is valid September 15 through 29, 2013. To make airline reservations, call American Airlines at 1-800-433-1790 from anywhere in the United States or Canada and refer to your Promotion Code 8493BC or go online to www.AA.com and choose “More Flight Search Options” and insert the promotion code in the appropriate box. At this time there is no ticketing charge for reservations made and ticketed on www.AA.com.  Please allow one hour for the code to be loaded for use on www.AA.com.  The percentage discount can be booked online at www.AA.com for American Airlines and American Eagle flights only.

American Airlines Group Travel Discounts

December 15th, 2011

SkillsUSA has partnered with American Airlines for five percent off published fares, even sale prices, to attend the following 2012 national conferences:

  • National Leadership and Skills Conference (NLSC) in Kansas City, Mo. (June 23-27)
  • Washington Leadership Training Institute in Herndon, Va. (September 14-18) (Information available on 2012 WLTI Web page.)

Procedures for booking airline tickets for the 2012 National Leadership & Skills Conference are as follows

  • Visit www.aa.com. From top menu bar, choose reservations followed by select flight; complete appropriate fields (i.e., travel dates, number of passengers departure and destination city.) At bottom of select flight screen, the last field (field #9) will be promotion code. Enter this code: 6662DA followed by selecting Go. The next screen will contain all flight times for departure and return. Complete reservation as instructed.
  • Call American Airlines Meeting Services Desk at 800-433-1790 and provide agent with code: 6662DA, or purchase tickets through a travel agent and mention 6662DA

Terms and Conditions
Discount is valid June 10-30, 2012 from any destination served by American Airlines to Kansas City (MCI). Discount is available to anyone attending the event. Save a booking fee by using www.aa.com. Name change is allowed with 15OUSD/CAD GMT ticketing change charge. Name must be changed and re-ticketed prior to arrival at the airport. Allowed only on flights operated by American Airlines.All travelers are eligible for accrued flight miles.

Discount Airlines-NLSC Travel

April 30th, 2011

When making travel arrangements to Kansas City, there is another discount option that benefits SkillsUSA. Both American and Frontier airlines have signed on with SkillsUSA offering discount travel options. Here are instructions for both:

1. American Airlines
Visit www.aa.com. From top menu bar, choose reservations followed by select flight; complete appropriate fields (i.e., travel dates, number of passengers departure and destination city.) At bottom of select flight screen, the last field will be promotion code. Enter this code: 2861DH followed by selecting Go. The next screen will contain all flight times for departure and return. Complete reservation as instructed, OR,

Call American Airlines Meeting Services Desk at 800-433-1790 and provide agent with code: 2861DH, OR,

Purchase tickets through a travel agent and mention 2861DH

Terms and Conditions
Discount is valid June 9-29, 2011 from any destination served by American Airlines to Kansas City (MCI). Discount is available to anyone attending the event. Save a booking fee by using www.aa.com; Name change is allowed with 15OUSD/CAD GMT ticketing change charge. Name must be changed and re-ticketed prior to arrival at the airport. Allowed only on flights operated by American Airlines. All travelers are eligible for accrued flight miles.

2. Frontier Airlines discount program to SkillsUSA–Best Care Business (BCB) ID: B1529
To ensure the customer receives the best price and SkillsUSA receives credit for the purchase, make sure the Best Care Business (BCB) identification number is provided during the reservation process. Online is only available at www.frontierairlines.com. It’s very easy to book flights using the two options listed below.

Option 1:

  • Go to www.frontierairlines.com and enter your desired itinerary
  • Choose the desired flights and AirFair Type
  • When you reach the passenger information page, there is a box to enter your Best Care Business ID (Be careful when entering the code)

Option 2: Travel Agency

Simply instruct the travel agent to enter the BCB ID into the IT/Tour Code Box before ticketing.


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