ATLANTA, Oct. 16, 2006 – Delta Air Lines and InPhonic, Inc. have teamed to create the SkyMiles Wireless program. The collaboration will allow customers to translate their phone plan into a flight plan as they earn miles by purchasing wireless phone plans and accessories from a secure online storefront.
Delivered in coordination with mForce Communications, The SkyMiles Wireless program will offer members a variety of calling plans and wireless devices including popular telephones, PDAs, smartphones and wireless air cards. In addition, SkyMiles members will be able to earn miles on Bluetooth headsets, car chargers, batteries and more.
SkyMiles members will earn 5,000 miles when they activate a new wireless plan with any of the nation’s top carriers and 10 miles for every $1 spent on wireless accessories—all via SkyMiles Wireless.
“The SkyMiles Wireless program will keep our busy customers connected – at home or when traveling - while providing another way to accumulate valuable miles,” said Jeff Robertson, managing director of the SkyMiles program. “InPhonic is a leading wireless provider and will offer our members a comprehensive suite of products and services.”
SkyMiles members may earn:
- 5,000 miles for each new service plan activated
- 10 miles for every $1 spent on wireless accessories
- 5,000 miles for activating Satellite TV service
- 5,000 miles for renewing a current wireless contract
Members may log on to www.skymileswireless.com or call 1-888-843-2610 for additional information.
Headquartered in Washington, D.C., InPhonic, Inc. (NASDAQ:INPC) is a leading online seller of wireless services and products. InPhonic sells these services and devices, and provides world-class customer service through websites that it creates and manages for online businesses, national retailers, member-based organizations and associations under their own brands.
MForce Communications is a leading communications firm specializing in the design and management of affinity marketing programs. For more information - [email protected].
The award-winning Delta SkyMiles program offers members multiple mileage-earning opportunities when flying Delta, Delta Shuttle®, the Delta Connection® carriers, Delta AirElite® and other SkyTeam® airlines. Additional mileage-building opportunities are offered through more than 100 partners such as the Delta SkyMiles Credit Card from American Express, SkyMilesShopping.com, participating hotels, car rental companies, telecommunication services, restaurants, retailers and more. Delta led the airline industry by redeeming 3.3 million Award Tickets in 2005 and more than 9 million Award Tickets over the last three years. Now in its 25th year, the SkyMiles program received a “Lifetime Achievement Award” at the 2006 Freddie Awards in recognition of its many contributions to the airline loyalty industry.
Delta Air Lines (Other OTC: DALRQ) offers customers service to more destinations than any global airline with Delta and Delta Connection carrier service to 291 destinations in 46 countries. With more than 50 new international routes added in the last year, Delta is America’s fastest growing international airline and is the world’s leading carrier between the United States and destinations across Europe, India and Israel with flights to 29 trans-Atlantic destinations. To Latin America and the Caribbean, Delta offers nearly 400 weekly flights to 48 destinations. Delta's marketing alliances also allow customers to earn and redeem SkyMiles on more than 14,000 flights offered by SkyTeam and other partners. Delta is a founding member of SkyTeam, a global airline alliance that provides customers with extensive worldwide destinations, flights and services. Including its SkyTeam and worldwide codeshare partners, Delta offers flights to 450 worldwide destinations in 92 countries. Customers can check in for flights, print boarding passes and check flight status at delta.com.
Terms and Conditions
All SkyMiles program rules apply. To review the rules, please visit delta.com/memberguide. Taxes and fees for award travel are the responsibility of the passenger and must be paid at the time the ticket is booked. Award travel seats are limited and may not be available on all flights or in all markets. Delta, SkyMiles, and the Delta logo are registered service marks of Delta Corporate Identity, Inc. Partner offers subject to the terms and conditions of each individual offer. Partners subject to change. Offers void where prohibited by law. Other restrictions may apply.