LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 23, 2007--U.S. Bank and Korean
Air are celebrating the fifth anniversary of the introduction of
SKYPASS Visa(R) with a special sweepstakes that runs through Sept. 30,
The sweepstakes offers a chance to win one of four first prizes of
50,000 SKYPASS miles or the grand prize of two round-trip business
class tickets from the United States to a Korean Air destination and a
$10,000 U.S. Bank Gift Card. Current SKYPASS Visa cardmembers will be
automatically entered once for every $1 they spend on the card in net
purchases. No purchase is necessary. For details, see the official
rules available at www.skypassvisa.com/goodfortune.
U.S. Bank and Korean Air will also offer new cardmembers bonus
miles when they make their first purchase using their SKYPASS Visa.
Available SKYPASS Visa cards include: SKYPASS Visa Signature, SKYPASS
Visa No Annual Fee, SKYPASS Visa Classic and SKYPASS Visa Secured for
personal needs; and SKYPASS Visa Business and SKYPASS Visa Company
cards for business needs.
The SKYPASS Visa allows customers to earn miles for net purchases
charged with no cap on the miles earned and their miles never expire.
The accumulated SKYPASS miles are combined with their Korean Air
flight miles and can be redeemed for free travel rewards on Korean Air
and SkyTeam partners or for free upgrades on Korean Air flights. For
more information on SKYPASS Visa visit www.skypassvisa.com.
The SKYPASS Visa partner, Korean Air, has a fleet of 122 aircraft
and is one of the world's top 20 airlines, operating almost 400
flights per day to 112 cities in 36 countries. Korean Air is a
founding member of SkyTeam, the global alliance partnering: AEROFLOT,
AeroMexico, Air France, Alitalia, Continental Airlines, CSA Czech
Airlines, Delta Air Lines, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and Northwest
Airlines. Korean Air has won the coveted "Phoenix Award" from Air
Transport World (ATW) for successfully overcoming challenges faced by
major growing airlines in the global airline industry. Korean Air
flies the world's largest commercial airline cargo operation. Visit
Korean Air on the web at www.koreanair.com.
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB), with $221 billion in assets, is the
parent company of U.S. Bank, the 6th largest commercial bank in the
United States. The company operates 2,498 banking offices and 4,837
ATMs, and provides a comprehensive line of banking, brokerage,
insurance, investment, mortgage, trust and payment services products
to consumers, businesses and institutions. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the
web at www.usbank.com.
CONTACT: U.S. Bank
Teri Charest, 612-303-0732
SOURCE: U.S. Bank