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Claim: You can get free air travel on Delta Air Lines for forwarding an
Example: [Collected via e-mail, 2005]
We encountered the version quoted above in early October 2005. Like all the others, it too is a hoax. While Delta did indeed file for reorganization under
The 'Delta' version of the 'Get free stuff by forwarding an
I thought this was bollocks, but they got back to me within a week!!!!!!!! I contacted the London BA office - THIS IS REAL!!!!!!In December 2005, the hoax was aimed at Spirit Airlines.
Due to the SARS and the recent war in Iraq, the number of passengers flying world-wide has fallen dramatically. We at British Airways have launched an international media campaign which aims to fill our aircraft once again. A part of this campaign is direct email advertising. This is where YOU come in! British Airways, along with Microsoft are tracking this email, and for every
Simple as that!
However, that only catch is you MUST travel BEFORE
Note: one flight per person only.
SPIRIT AIRLINES E-MAIL PROMOTIONThe bottom line is that no matter which incarnation of this silliness one receives, the principle is the same: there's still no free lunch, and big companies aren't going to hand out fabulous vacations, $1,000 bills, free trendy clothes, new computers, cases of candies, wads of cash, new cars, or air travel anywhere in the world just because someone with a functioning Internet connection does them the favor of forwarding an
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I contacted the Spirit public relations office - THIS IS REAL!!!!!!
Due to the recent news regarding our Bankruptcy, the number of passengers flying Spirit Airlines has fallen dramatically.
We at Spirit Airlines have launched a media campaign which aims to fill our aircrafts once again.
A part of this campaign is direct email advertising. This is where YOU come in!
Spirit Airlines, along with MessageLabs Email Security System are tracking this email,and for every
Send this email to 10 people and you are eligible to fly ANYWHERE in in the continental U.S round trip!
Simple as that! However, that only catch is you MUST travel BEFORE
You will be contacted via email within 5 working days for your full contact information and booking details. Please visit Spirit Air for a full set of rules and regulations
Note: one flight per person per family.
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Last updated: 7 December 2005
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