Orbitz Worldwide Statement Regarding American Airlines Action

Orbitz Worldwide Statement Regarding American Airlines Action

CHICAGO, Aug. 26, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- American Airlines has notified
Orbitz Worldwide that as of today, its flights will not be available on Orbitz
sites. Our sites offer hundreds of airlines which are eager to capture the
revenue American is choosing to forego and we will continue to show our
customers a broad range of flight options to thousands of destinations in the
U.S. and worldwide.

Orbitz for Business is not impacted.

Forward-Looking Statements

This release may contain forward-looking statements that involve risks,
uncertainties and other factors concerning, among other things, the company's
expected financial performance and its strategic operational plans. The
results presented are unaudited. The company's actual results and the effects
of future plans, strategies or events could differ materially from those
expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements and reported results
should not be considered as an indication of future performance. The potential
risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to
differ from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements in
this release include, but are not limited to, the company's ability to
effectively compete in the travel industry; trends, declines, or disruptions
affecting the travel industry or the level of travel activity, particularly
air travel; the termination of any major supplier's participation on the
company's websites; the company's ability to renegotiate supplier agreements
on acceptable terms; change in airline distribution economics; the company's
ability to maintain and protect its information technology and intellectual
property; the outcome of pending litigation; system-related failures,
interruptions, or security breaches; risks related to the company's level of
indebtedness; risks associated with doing business in multiple currencies and
international markets; and general economic and business conditions. More
information regarding these and other risks, uncertainties and factors is
contained in the section entitled "Risk Factors" in the company's filings with
the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"), which are available on the
SEC's website at www.sec.gov or the company's Investor Relations website at
investors.orbitz.com. You are cautioned not to unduly rely on these
forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this release.

About Orbitz Worldwide

Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE:OWW) is a leading global online travel company using
technology to transform the way consumers around the world plan and purchase
travel. Orbitz Worldwide operates the consumer travel planning sites Orbitz
(orbitz.com), ebookers (ebookers.com), HotelClub (hotelclub.com) and
CheapTickets (cheaptickets.com). Also within the Orbitz Worldwide family,
Orbitz Partner Network (orbitz.com/OPN) delivers private label travel
technology solutions to a broad range of partners including some of the
world's largest airlines and travel agencies, and Orbitz for Business
(orbitzforbusiness.com) delivers managed travel solutions for companies of all
sizes. Orbitz Worldwide makes investor relations information available at
investors.orbitz.com.

CONTACT: Media Contact:
         +1-312-894-6890
         press@orbitz.com
        
         Investor Contact:
         Brian Wolf
         +1-312-260-8301
         OWWIR@orbitz.com
 
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