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Orbitz Worldwide Signs Distribution Agreement With USA3000 Airlines

Low Cost Carrier Fares to Be Made Available on and Orbitz for Business brands

CHICAGO and PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE: OWW), a leading global online travel company, today announced it has reached an agreement with USA3000 Airlines to distribute its fares through its Orbitz ( and Orbitz for Business ( brands.

USA3000 Airlines flies a fleet of Airbus A320 aircraft. Its cabins are configured with 168 seats, which guarantees seat and leg room of at least 30 inches. All flights offer in-flight entertainment, including a selection of music choices.

Flights operate from many East Coast and Midwest cities including Cleveland, Philadelphia, Detroit and Chicago to destinations in Florida, Mexico, and the Caribbean.

"We benefit by offering our customers more discount airline choices through Orbitz and Orbitz for Business. USA3000 wins by distributing through one of the fastest growing online travel companies in the Americas," said Sam Fulton, Vice President, Transportation, Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. "As more of our customers seek affordable ways to take vacations in destinations like Florida, the Caribbean and Mexico, we're energized by our new partnership with USA3000."

"Orbitz customers go where we fly -- and they go there often," said Angus Kinnear, COO of USA3000 Airlines. "This distribution partnership will help us further expand our reach to travelers in America as we continue to become one of the best discount carriers in the marketplace."

About Orbitz Worldwide

Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE: OWW) is a leading global online travel company that uses innovative technology to enable leisure and business travelers to research, plan and book a broad range of travel products. Orbitz Worldwide owns and operates a portfolio of consumer brands that includes Orbitz (, CheapTickets (, ebookers (, HotelClub (, RatesToGo (, the Away Network ( and corporate travel brand Orbitz for Business ( For more information, visit the Orbitz Worldwide Investor Relations website at

About USA3000 Airlines

One of the country's newest leading low cost carriers, USA3000 Airlines currently offers airfare and vacation packages to the Caribbean, Mexico, Bermuda, and Florida. Celebrating over 5 years in business, USA3000 Airlines offers convenient and affordable airfare to the most popular beach and leisure destinations from over 17 U.S. cities. USA3000 Airlines was recognized as one of the Top Ten Domestic Airlines by the readers of Travel + Leisure Magazine in 2006 and 2007 and Conde Nast in 2005. More information is available at

Orbitz Worldwide

Brian Hoyt of Orbitz Worldwide, Inc., +1-312-894-6890,; or Christy Ortiz of USA3000 Airlines, +1-610-325-1846,

"Safe Harbor" Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: Statements in this press release regarding Orbitz Worldwide Inc.'s business which are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" that involve risks and uncertainties. For a discussion of such risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements, see "Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual Report or Form 10-K for the most recently ended fiscal year.