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United, Avianca and Copa consider joint business agreement

Air Transport World  2018-08-09 13:16:00

Chicago-based United Airlines, Colombia?s Avianca and Panamanian flag carrier Copa Airlines may form a three-way joint business agreement, according to statements released by the two Latin American airlines? ...

United Reports July 2018 Operational Performance

PR Newswire  2018-08-08 20:15:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines (UAL) today reported July 2018 operational results. UAL's July 2018 consolidated traffic (revenue passenger miles) increased 6.9 percent and consolidated ...

United Airlines Names Jake Cefolia Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales

PR Newswire  2018-08-06 16:35:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today announced Jake Cefolia has been promoted to senior vice president of Worldwide Sales. A veteran sales leader, he will be responsible for directing ...

United Airlines Announces New Nonstop Service Between Washington, D.C. and Tel Aviv

PR Newswire  2018-08-02 14:35:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today announced it will begin its 20th year of service to Israel with a new nonstop flight between its hub at Washington Dulles International Airport ...

United regional hub connectivity expands with new IAD-Miami flights

Air Transport World  2018-07-30 21:17:00

United Airlines, as part of its plan to boost connecting passenger traffic at its Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) hub, will launch new daily service between IAD and Miami Dec. 19. read more

Monterey Peninsula Airport District And United Airlines Announce Twice Daily Nonstop Service Between Monterey And Denver

PR Newswire  2018-07-23 09:37:00

MONTEREY, Calif., July 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Monterey Peninsula Airport District and United Airlines today announced new, twice daily nonstop service between Monterey Regional Airport and Denver ...

United posts $684 million 2Q net profit on strong revenue, cost discipline

Air Transport World  2018-07-18 17:45:00

United Airlines executives said a strong revenue environment and cost discipline are enabling the Chicago-based airline to recover 75% of rising fuel prices and maintain solid profitability, reporting ...

United Airlines leads the pack with extra charges

The New Zealand Herald  2018-07-18 02:30:00

Some airlines are making nearly half their income from ancillary revenue rather than ticket sales.One ultra-low-cost carrier in the United States makes 47 per cent out of ''dynamic pricing'' of seats, ...

United Airlines raises profit forecast, trims capacity expansion

Reuters  2018-07-17 21:15:24

United Airlines raised its profit forecast for 2018 on Tuesday, as average fares and traffic both rose and it trimmed capacity expansion in the face of soaring fuel costs.

United adds four Boeing 787s

Air Transport World  2018-07-16 17:09:00

United Airlines added four more Boeing 787s to its orderbook for the type, bringing its total 787 orders to 55 aircraft.read more

United signs for more Embraer regional jets

Air Transport World  2018-07-16 16:22:00

United Airlines signed a firm order for 25 Embraer E175 jets in a 70-seat configuration. read more

Farnborough 2018: United Airlines expands Boeing Dreamliner order

Breaking Travel News  2018-07-16 11:38:39

Boeing and United Airlines announced the carrier has expanded its commitment to the 787 Dreamliner program with a repeat order for four more 787-9 planes.

Farnborough 2018: United Airlines orders 25 E175 jets from Embraer

Breaking Travel News  2018-07-16 08:57:20

Embraer and United Airlines have announced at the 2018 Farnborough Airshow that they have signed a firm order for 25 E175 jets in a 70-seat configuration.

Air Wisconsin Airlines Announces A New Maintenance Base Facility At Appleton International Airport Supporting Significant Job Growth

PR Newswire  2018-06-27 22:34:00

APPLETON, Wis., June 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Wisconsin Airlines, operating as United Express on behalf of United Airlines, has announced plans in conjunction with Appleton International Airport and ...

United Airlines Announces $1 Million Grant To Nation's Largest Food Bank

PR Newswire  2018-06-13 15:25:00

HOUSTON, June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines announced today a $1 million grant to the Houston Food Bank in support of their School Market program. The School Market program was specifically ...

Flight makes emergency landing after threatening message written on toilet

The New Zealand Herald  2018-06-12 20:11:19

Passengers on a United Airlines plane that was diverted after a threatening note was discovered on board had to offer samples of their handwriting to the police investigating who had written it.Flight ...

United Airlines Becomes First Carrier to Receive Audubon International's Green Hospitality Award

PR Newswire  2018-06-12 17:18:00

LOS ANGELES, June 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines reached yet another milestone in its role as the world's most environmentally conscious airline by becoming the first carrier to achieve certification ...

Emergency landing in Shannon Airport after bomb-threat discovered in airplane toilet

The New Zealand Herald  2018-06-12 04:26:19

A Transatlantic flight made an emergency landing after a message was found in a cabin bathroom, writes news.com.au Passengers on a United Airlines plane that was diverted after a threatening note was discovered ...

Plane diverted to Shannon Airport after 'bomb threat' message

BBC News  2018-06-11 19:10:55

A written message was found on board a transatlantic United Airlines flight.

United Reports May 2018 Operational Performance

PR Newswire  2018-06-08 20:15:00

CHICAGO, June 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines (UAL) today reported May 2018 operational results. UAL's May 2018 consolidated traffic (revenue passenger miles) increased 6.7 percent and consolidated ...