America West Vacations expands D.C.-Las Vegas packages

LAS VEGAS -- Vacation packages at a selection of resort casinos can be booked now in conjunction with America West Airlines' new nonstop service from Washington's Ronald Reagan National Airport on Oct. 25.

America West Vacations designed two-night deals that include air fare, hotel and rental cars for Monday and Tuesday departures in December.

The rates, per person, double occupancy, exclude passenger facility charges or federal segment fees of up to $22 per person.

Sample package prices, subject to availability, are: Circus Circus, $293; Golden Nugget, $318; MGM Grand, $333; Paris Las Vegas, $348; Mirage, $358; Aladdin, $363; Mandalay Bay, $392, and Venetian, $403.

America West Vacations allows up to 15% commission for CRS electronic bookings and up to 14% for phone bookings. Commissions tiered to revenue performance earned during the previous year are 14% when revenue exceeds $150,000; 13% for $100,000; 12% for $25,000, and 10% for less than $25,000.

An additional percentage point for electronic bookings is applicable to all revenue levels.

Agents can book electronically through Sabre Tours at TOR/AWV. America West Vacations can be reached at (800) 356-6611. More information can be found at

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