Republic Airways Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: RJET) and Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ: CZR) today signed a three-year contract under which Republic’s Republic Airlines subsidiary will operate five Embraer E190 aircraft to provide more than 1,500 flights annually for Caesars’ customers throughout the United States.
“We are very pleased to have been selected by Caesars to fulfill a portion of their dedicated air travel needs for the coming three years,” said Republic Airways Chairman and CEO Bryan Bedford. “We very much look forward to providing a high quality, safe and reliable service to their properties starting in January 2013.”
“We are excited about this agreement that will offer our customers convenient, comfortable flights from their nearby local airports on newer, more fuel-efficient aircraft operated by a carrier with a sterling safety record,” said R. Scott Barber, regional president and head of travel-management services for Caesars Entertainment.
Guests of Caesars Entertainment who participate in the company’s Total Rewards program may qualify for special reduced rates, vacation packages and additional rewards on flights to company resorts in locales such as Atlantic City, New Jersey; Tunica, Mississippi and Laughlin, Nevada. All packages include roundtrip airfare, hotel accommodations, ground transportation and baggage handling.
For more information on the Caesars’ Total Rewards program, visit www.totalrewardsair.com for flight information, pricing and trip dates. To book flights, guests can contact their casino host, local independent travel representative or the charter-reservations department at the link above or through www.caesars.com.
Source and photo: Republic Airways