US Airways Becomes Official Partner Of Carolina Panthers

Going to the air has a new meaning for the Carolina Panthers.

U-S Airways is now an official partner of the Panthers and will paint one of its planes in the team's colors this year.

In return, U-S Airways will be featured in promotions and signage at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte.

Last year, U-S Airways painted one its planes in the colors of the Philadelphia Eagles as part of a similar partnership deal.

The airline's largest hub is in Charlotte and its second-largest is in Philadelphia.