by Civil Aeronautics Board, Bureau of Operating Rights, Standards Division in Washington .
Written in English
|Other titles||Airlines service in the 48 contiguous States|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||77 p. in various pagings ;|
|Number of Pages||77|
A profile of airline service in the 48 contiguous states, June 1, By United States. Civil Aeronautics Board. Bureau of Operating Rights. Airlines. Publisher: Washington: Civil Aeronautics Board, Bureau of Operating Rights, Standards Division. Residents of Hawaii, Alaska, Puerto Rico or the United States Virgin Islands (USVI) must originate from there to the 48 contiguous United States and have an address on their SkyMiles account in Hawaii, Alaska, Puerto Rico or the USVI. Each year, the Companion Certificate will be made available for redemption on in your renewal month. The contiguous United States or officially the conterminous United States consists of the 48 adjoining U.S. states (plus the District of Columbia) on the continent of North America. The terms exclude the non-contiguous states of Alaska and Hawaii, and all other off-shore insular areas, such as American Samoa, U.S. Virgin Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Guam and Puerto Rico. The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) establishes per diem rates for destinations within the Continental United States (CONUS), which applies to the 48 contiguous states. Per Diems are effective from October 1 through September 30 of each year. Be sure to choose the correct year when looking up per diem rates.
In , Southwest started its Southwest service to a destination outside the 48 contiguous states with service to Puerto Rico. In July , Southwest became an international airline with its first flights to Nassau, Bahamas; Montego Bay, Jamaica; and Aruba, and continues to expand. In March , Southwest began serving the Hawaiian Islands. You can obtain a daily rate by selecting your zone chart and finding your rate in the service guide. Please see the steps listed below to get rates for the 48 contiguous states, Alaska, and Hawaii. 48 Contiguous States. Step 1: Determine Your Zone for Shipments Originating in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Step 2: Obtain Your Rate. The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country consisting of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At million square miles ( million km 2), it is the world's third- or fourth-largest country by total area. Most of the country is located in central North America between Capital: Washington, D.C., 38°53′N 77°01′W / . Explore government buying and selling. Join us April at FAST in Atlanta! Get information on the operation and maintenance of GSA leased and owned buildings. Get policy advice based on travel, management or acquisition regulations. Use GSA administration services to fulfill your agency's payroll, vehicle or technology needs.
Free shipping with purchase of $25 or more for each order is valid at now through 5/31/ at AM ET. No coupon code required. Eligibility for discount based on order total excluding charges for taxes, shipping and handling. Shipping offers apply to standard shipping & handling in the 48 contiguous United States. In accepting packages from the general public, UPS put itself in competition with the parcel post service of the U.S. Post Office (now U.S. Postal Service). Not until did UPS clear away regulatory barriers to operation in all 48 contiguous states. However, The Great Depression and a lack of volume ended the air service. In , UPS resumed air service called UPS Blue Label Air with two-day service to major cities along the East Coast and West Coast. Expansion and diversification. In , UPS moved its headquarters to Greenwich, Connecticut and began serving all of the 48 contiguous states of the United States. The expanded operations Founded: Aug ; years ago, . Delta Air Lines, Inc., typically referred to as Delta, is one of the major airlines of the United States and a legacy is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. The airline, along with its subsidiaries and regional affiliates, including Delta Connection, operates over 5, flights daily and serves destinations in 52 countries on six ations: (as of 22 December [update]).