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[8:40:29 PM] Bobby Cosgrove: Fusion Airways to Begin International Expansion!

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mediaroom.pngFusion Airways to begin scheduled air service to Amsterdam, Madrid, and Gatwick from New York, NYPress Contact: bcosgrove@fusionairways.comSan Mateo, CA April 18, 2009 (PRWEB) -- Fusion Airways announced Saturday that the airline would begin new air service from New York, NY to three new International destinations, and two domestic destinations. The airline plans to begin service internationally to Amsterdam, Madrid, and London-Gatwick utilizing it's existing fleet of Boeing 767-300 and 757-200 Aircraft. Fusion Airways announced plans several weeks prior to obtain an additional 767-300 and 757-200 and the aircraft will be ready to enter scheduled service on April 26th, 2009 when the new schedule will take effect."Fusion Airways has had a tremendous success so far in the New York market, and we hope that these new destinations will help to continue that trend." Fusion Airways Executive Vice President of Operations, Ed McCoy, commented Saturday. He continued: "Now even more travelers will have access to the high-quality air service Fusion Airways provides."Fusion Airways also announced that the airline had added several domestic flights for the new timetable. Utilizing it's existing fleet of Boeing 737-700 and Boeing 757-200 aircraft, Fusion Airways will operate new air service between:* New York, NY (JFK) and Las Vegas, NV (LAS).* New York, NY (JFK) and San Diego, CA (SAN).* New York, NY (JFK) and Buffalo, NY (BUF).* New York, NY (JFK) and Charlotte, NC (CLT).The announcement of new destinations comes just days after the airline announced it would move it's Southern California Operations from John-Wayne Orange County Airport (SNA) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on April 26th. Introductory fares between the following cities are available for as low as $99* each way:* New York, NY (JFK) and Buffalo, NY (BUF).* New York, NY (JFK) and Charlotte, NC (CLT).Introductory fares between the following cities are available for as low as $189* each way:* New York, NY (JFK) and Las Vegas, NV (LAS).* New York, NY (JFK) and San Diego, CA (SAN).Introductory fares between the following cities are available for as low as $349* each way:* New York, NY (JFK) and London-Gatwick (LGW).Introductory fares between the following cities are available for as low as $399* each way:* New York, NY (JFK) and Amsterdam, Netherlands (AMS).* New York, NY (JFK) and Madrid, Spain (MAD).Fusion Airways will introduce it's award-winning luxury air service to transatlantic markets from New York, NY (JFK). Fusion Airways provides lie-flat seating, personal entertainment systems, free drinks and food service on new international routes, utilizing it's modern fleet of Boeing 757 and Boeing 767 aircraft. "Fusion Airways is excited to begin service internationally and to these new, and exciting, destinations." Bobby Cosgrove, Fusion Airways' Vice President of Human Resources & Public Affairs commented Saturday. He continued: "This new transatlantic service will allow Fusion Airways to reach markets not previously reached with the existing schedules."The announcement of international expansion comes just days before the airline will turn one year old on May 1st, 2009. Fusion Airways is expected to release a full timetable sometime during the upcoming week.*Fares shown are each way and 10-day advance purchase is required for off peak travel through 7/4/09. Fares slightly higher other days of the week.Tickets must be booked and paid for by 11:59 p.m. PST, 5/1/09 or within 24 hours, whichever comes first for travel thru 7/4/09. Fares do not include passenger facility fees of up to $18 roundtrip, the September 11th Security Fee of up to $10 roundtrip or fees of $3.50 per segment. A segment is defined as one takeoff and one landing. Seats are limited and certain flights and/or days of travel may be unavailable at these prices, especially during busy travel periods. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable, but may be reissued for a $150 change fee plus any applicable difference in fare so long as your flight segment(s) is cancelled prior to scheduled departure time, otherwise the ticket(s) and all monies will be forfeited. Previously purchased tickets may not be exchanged for these special fare tickets. Fares and schedules are subject to change without notice and other restrictions may apply. Based on April 26th, 2009 schedule.US: Fares shown are each way based on round trip purchase for off peak travel. Off peak travel is valid noon Monday thru noon Thursday and Saturday noon-11:59 p.m. Blackout dates of 5/21-5/22, and 5/25/09; 7/2-7/3, and 7/5-7/6/09 apply.International: Fares shown are each way based on round trip purchase for off peak travel. Off-peak travel is valid to/from International Destinations, Monday through Thursday based on date of international flight segment. Blackout dates to International Destinations are 5/22-5/23, and 5/30/09; and 6/6, and 6/13/09 and From International Destinations are 5/25-5/26 and 5/30-5/31/09; and 6/6, 6/13 and 6/20/09. All international fares are subject to U.S. arrival and departure taxes and agricultural, immigrations and customs fees of up to $55 round-trip are not included in the fare amount. For travel to some countries, additional airport, transportation, embarkation, security, and passenger service taxes/surcharges of up to $175 will apply depending on destination. For return travel from some countries, fares do not include airport and/or departure taxes of up to $45, which may be collected by the foreign government. Passports are required for international travel.---About Fusion AirwaysFusion Airways (ICAO: FUS, IATA: F4, Call-Sign: "Rip-Tide") is the a virtual air carrier based in San Francisco, California. Fusion provides air service to destinations in the United States and Mexico. Fusion Airways is the only San Francisco based luxury air carrier, with lie-flat seats in Fusion's widebody aircraft and a plethora of legroom throughout Business and Coach class. Fusion offers a state-of-the-art in In-flight Entertainment System, Zoom!, featuring 25 channels of DirecTV, countless channels of XM Satellite Radio and three channels of monthly featured films in every seatback of their Boeing 737, 757, and 767 aircraft. Fusion also operates a Civil Air Reserve division in co-operation with the Virtual United States Air Force, consisting of McDonnell Douglas MD-11F's and a Boeing 767-300ER. In addition to customer amenities, Fusion employs the latest in PHP technology including a state-of-the-art flight dispatch and financial tracking system as well as dynamic aircraft, fleet and pilot tracking and repositioning. For more in-depth information regarding Fusion Airways visit Fusion's website at http://www.fusionairways.com.About Opulent HoldingsThe Holding Company for San Francisco based air carrier Fusion Airways, Opulent Holdings is a virtual corporation based in White Plains, New York. Opulent Holdings is traded on the vNYSE under the symbol "OPU." More information about Opulent Holdings is available at Fusion Airways' website at http://www.fusionairways.com.

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