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By hlupak
April 3, 2007

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Unless noted, prices given are for round-trip travel and taxes and miscellaneous fees are extra. Also, prices are in U.S. dollars unless otherwise noted. Samples given usually represent only a small selection of available destinations. Be sure to read any fine print before buying.

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AirTran - systemwide one-way sale

Book by April 10, travel through October 3, 14-day advance purchase required. Samples (one-way): Boston-Orlando $79, Dallas-Atlanta $99, Baltimore-Phoenix $124, Los Angeles-New York $159.
http://www.airtran.com/sale/

Alaska - spring one-way sale

Book by April 9, travel through June 13, 14-day advance purchase required. Samples (one-way): Sacramento-Palm Springs $55, Portland-Vancouver $95, Seattle-Las Vegas $95, Phoenix-Kalispell $175.
http://www.alaskaair.com/as/www2/promo/farepromos/Spring_Clearance07.asp

Alitalia - Europe/Middle East/India sale

Book by April 1, travel through May 31, maximum stay 1 month, no advance purchase required. Samples (including taxes): Boston-Rome $622, Chicago-Prague $735, Boston-Casablanca $815, New York-Mumbai $1020.
http://www.alitalia.com/US_EN/special_offers/fabulousfares_offer.asp?WT.ac=HP%20special%20offers%20fabulous%20fares%20offer%20230307

American - spring sale

No booking deadline given, travel through June 7, 14-day advance purchase required. Samples: Dallas-Phoenix $272, Chicago-San Francisco $376, Denver-Montreal $407, Baltimore-Honolulu $505.
http://tinyurl.com/ytc6vl

American - spring & summer sale

No booking deadline given, travel through October 3, 14-day advance purchase required. Samples: Boston-Chicago $138, Miami-Atlanta $168, New York-Dallas $258.
http://tinyurl.com/yvejnc

Delta - various sales

Delta usually has a bunch of sales on, but they're often for very specific departure cities and/or limited routes. Rather than try to list them all, I'll let you browse them:
http://www.delta.com/planning_reservations/deals_offers/

Northwest - spring sale

North America: Book by April 9, travel through June 7, maximum stay 30 days (60 days in Hawaii), 14-day advance purchase required. International: Book by April 6, travel through May 27, maximum stay 30 days, 7-day advance purchase required. Samples: Memphis-Orlando $158, Minneapolis-Los Angeles $210, Detroit-Honolulu $520, Seattle-Amsterdam $686.
http://www.nwa.com/features/spring07sale/

United - spring sale

North America: Book by April 9, depart April 9-June 7, maximum stay 30 days, 14-day advance purchase required. International: Book by April 6, travel dates vary, maximum stay 30 days, 7-day advance purchase required. Samples: San Francisco-Ixtapa $238, Anchorage-Denver $470, Chicago-Paris $612, Washington-Beijing $910.
http://www.united.com/page/article/0,6722,50799,00.html

US Airways - Aruba sale

No booking deadline given, travel through May 16, 7- or 14-day advance purchase required. Samples: from New York $298, from Washington $358, from Boston $364, from Charlotte $472.
http://www.usairways.com/awa/content/specials/promotions/aruba.aspx?c=00159_hp_txt


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BMI - UK spring sale

Book by April 5, depart through May 27, maximum stay 1 month, 7-day advance purchase required. Samples: Las Vegas-Edinburgh $656, Atlanta-Manchester $682, Chicago-London $740, Seattle-Manchester $974.
http://www.flybmi.com/bmi/en-us/planandbook/transatlanticspecials.aspx

United - London sale

Book by April 9, depart March 30-May 17, maximum stay 30 days, 7-day advance purchase required. Samples: from Boston $346, from Atlanta $412, from Dallas $420, from Los Angeles $460.
http://www.united.com/page/article/0,6722,50469,00.html


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1-800-FlyEurope - winter sale

Book by March 31, depart through March 31, maximum stay 30 days. Samples: Atlanta-London $317, New York-Madrid $389, Dallas-Rome $527, Seattle-Amsterdam $557.
http://www.1800flyeurope.com/winter-airfare.cfm

Air New Zealand - Fiji/Cook Islands sale

Book by April 30, travel May 6-June 30, maximum stay 60 days, 4-day advance purchase required. Fare: from Los Angeles $844.
http://tinyurl.com/2lohv9

American - Texas/Oklahoma sale

No booking deadline given, travel through August 24, 7-day advance purchase required. Samples: Dallas-Orlando $210, Lawton-Las Vegas $238, Baltimore-Wichita Falls $258, Oakland-Waco $268.
http://tinyurl.com/2dc8mf

Hawaiian - spring Hawaii sale

No booking deadline given, travel April 16-June 7. Samples: San Francisco-Honolulu $288, San Diego-Kahului $340, Seattle-Kahului $412, Las Vegas-Honolulu $439.
http://www.hawaiianair.com/specialoffers/pages/spring07_fares.aspx

Icelandair - spring Europe sale

No booking deadline given, departure dates vary by city, maximum stay 1 month. Samples: New York-Amsterdam $445, Baltimore-Oslo $541, Boston-Helsinki $660, Minneapolis-London $705.
http://www.icelandair.com/home/book-a-flight/special-offers/detail/store65/item94873/

LTU - Germany spring/summer sale

No booking deadline given, depart April 1-May 31, maximum stay 30 days, 7- or 14-day advance purchase required. Samples: New York-Munich $318, Miami-Frankfurt $368, New York-Berlin $418, Los Angeles-Hamburg $488.
http://www.ltu.de/docs/us/bookings/flight/summer_sale_usa_germany/index.html

Spirit - domestic/Caribbean sale

No booking deadline given, travel April 24-June 20, 7-day advance purchase required. Samples: Fort Lauderdale-Nassau $78, Atlantic City-Orlando $158, Atlanta-Las Vegas $198, Tampa-Cancun $198.
http://www.spiritair.com/welcome.aspx?pg=salesinformation&number=276

United - Steamboat Springs sale

No booking deadline given, travel through April 15, no advance purchase required. Samples: from Kansas City $258, from San Francisco $306, from Seattle $314, from Baltimore $382.
http://www.united.com/page/article/0,6722,50111,00.html

Cody


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