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04/28/2009 - Yuengling Announces Partnership with USA 3000

Pottsville, PA, April 2009 - USA3000 Airlines and Yuengling Brewing Company are teaming up to offer Yuengling beer onboard USA3000 flights. With gateways in St. Louis, Chicago, and Cleveland, USA3000 allows customers in the Midwest the opportunity to enjoy Yuengling products outside the normal distribution footprint. Yuengling is typically only distributed along the east coast, from New York to Florida.

"We are pleased to partner with this local brewer, and with Yuengling on board, we know we are providing our customers with a high quality beer," says Bill Grobasky, Director of Sales for USA3000 Airlines. "Many of our customers have requested Yuengling beer on board and we are glad to have the opportunity to offer a superior beer to complement our superior service."

Three choices of Yuengling beers are offered on board, including Yuengling Lager, Yuengling Light Lager, and Yuengling Lord Chesterfield Ale. Each is available for $5 as part of the airline’s meal services, which also include a variety of snack boxes, liquor, wine, and sodas.

D.G Yuengling & Son, Inc., America’s Oldest Brewery, is a family owned and operated brewery located in Pottsville, PA, just outside Philadelphia. Built on strong heritage and traditions, the brewery is committed to producing the highest quality lagers, porters, and ales for wholesalers, retailers, and consumers.

As USA3000 gears up for the summer season, it plans to continue offering service to Florida; Dominican Republic; and Mexico. Quality customer service and competitive fares ensure high customer demand for USA3000 flights.

USA3000 Airlines was named the 6th best US airline by Condé Naste magazine and one of the top 5 “Best Domestic Airlines” by the readers of Travel & Leisure magazine, USA3000 operates a fleet of 11 new A320 aircraft serving several cities including Baltimore, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Detroit, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, and St. Louis, to destinations in Florida, the Caribbean, and Mexico. Since 2001, USA3000 has been offering friendly customer service, convenience and value to millions of customers with superior on-time performance and reliability, and in cooperation with the Apple Leisure Group, USA3000 offers hundreds of attractive vacation packages to many popular destinations at incredible values.

 

For more information contact:
Lou Romano, 570-622-0153 ext 131, lromano@yuengling.com