US Airways Military leave fares
US Airways offers special rates to military personnel traveling on an officially excused absence and to discharged personnel within seven days of discharge. Special rates are also applicable for military dependents. Children are eligible for the military dependent fare as follows:
- An individual who is at least 15 years old must accompany children under the age of 5 on all sectors in the same compartment.
- Children ages 5-14 may travel unaccompanied only on nonstop flights.
- Children 15-17 are accepted without restrictions.
Special rates are not available to personnel on temporary duty orders traveling to or from their temporary duty station. For more information about Military Leave travel, call US Airways at 800-428-4322.
The military passenger must carry valid active duty identification or separation papers.
Military dependents must be a relative of the military passenger. A military dependent must present a Uniformed Services Identification and Privilege Card marked "active."
Military personnel who are on active duty status or who have been discharged within 7 days qualify for a free baggage allowance. Military personnel may check 3 bags free of charge which can exceed 62 in/157 cm (but less than 81 in/206 cm) and weighs 100 lbs/46 kg or less.