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Feds investigate how United jet hit severe turbulence

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2010-07-21 21:40:00

Federal investigators are investigating how a United Airlines Boeing 777 hit severe turbulence on a cross-country flight Tuesday.

The Mystery Behind Airline Bumping

Bloomberg Businessweek  2010-07-21 21:18:17

An incident involving United Airlines has fliers all a-Twitter, raising questions about how airlines decide whom to bump, says Justin Bachman

30 hurt as US plane hits turbulence

BBC News  2010-07-21 15:55:30

Thirty people were injured when a United Airlines jet hit "heavy turbulence" over Kansas on Tuesday.

United flight hits turbulence, injuring 30 passengers

USA Today  2010-07-21 04:29:59

A fire official says a United Airlines jetliner was diverted to Denver after experiencing "significant turbulence," injuring about 30 people ...

United posts best second quarter in 11 years, earns $273 million

Air Transport World  2010-07-21 02:19:01

United Airlines parent UAL Corp. reported second-quarter net income of $273 million, significantly widened from a $28 million profit in the year-ago period and its best second-quarter result since 1999.

United sees reaping $1 billion a year by expanding baggage fees

Chicago Business  2010-07-20 20:56:00

(Crain's) - United Airlines, the industry's most aggressive proponent of charging fees for bags and other services, sees a lot more opportunity in the future to wring more money out of this revenue stream. ...

United posts earnings gain, pilots reach deal with Continental cohorts

Chicago Business  2010-07-20 16:45:00

(Crain's) - United Airlines and Continental Airlines pilots reached a transition agreement Tuesday that covers job protection for the two groups until a combined contract is reached.The news came the same ...

United, Continental pilots reach transition agreement

USA Today  2010-07-20 14:33:56

United Airlines and Continental Airlines say they've agreed to the main points of a transition agreement with their pilots.

United and Continental Announce Transition Agreement in Principle With Their Pilots

United Airlines  2010-07-20 14:05:00

HOUSTON and CHICAGO, July 20, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --United Airlines (Nasdaq: UAUA) and Continental Airlines (NYSE: CAL) today announced they have reached an agreement in principle on a transition ...

United and Continental Announce Transition Agreement in Principle With Their Pilots

United Airlines  2010-07-20 14:05:00

HOUSTON and CHICAGO, July 20, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --United Airlines (Nasdaq: UAUA) and Continental Airlines (NYSE: CAL) today announced they have reached an agreement in principle on a transition ...

United Airlines reports best quarter in nearly three years

USA Today  2010-07-20 13:12:55

The parent of United Airlines says it earned $273 million in the second quarter, its best result in almost three years.

UAL Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2010 Results

United Airlines  2010-07-20 12:03:00

$430 Million 2Q Net Profit Excluding Charges, Largest Since 1999$273 Million 2Q10 GAAP Net Profit; $245 Million Improvement from Prior Year26.9% Consolidated Unit Revenue Growth Year over YearGenerated ...

UAL Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2010 Results

United Airlines  2010-07-20 12:03:00

$430 Million 2Q Net Profit Excluding Charges, Largest Since 1999$273 Million 2Q10 GAAP Net Profit; $245 Million Improvement from Prior Year26.9% Consolidated Unit Revenue Growth Year over YearGenerated ...

Airline Profits Are Ready to Take Off

Bloomberg Businessweek  2010-07-14 04:16:15

Delta, United Airlines, and other carriers cut their number of seats and now are seeing a return of business fliers

Airlines, ATPCO form Open AXIS Group

Air Transport World  2010-07-14 00:57:05

Six airlines formed a member-based, not-for-profit organization called Open AXIS Group to promote a standardized XML (eXtensible Markup Language) schema as the optimal electronic messaging structure for ...

Airlines, ATPCO form Open AXIS Group

Air Transport World  2010-07-14 00:57:05

Six airlines formed a member-based, not-for-profit organization called Open AXIS Group to promote a standardized XML (eXtensible Markup Language) schema as the optimal electronic messaging structure for ...

UAL Corporation Announces Date of Second Quarter 2010 Earnings Release and Webcast

United Airlines  2010-07-13 18:59:09

CHICAGO, Jul 13, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --UAL Corporation (Nasdaq: UAUA), the holding company whose primary subsidiary is United Airlines, announced today that the company will release its ...

UAL Corporation Announces Date of Second Quarter 2010 Earnings Release and Webcast

United Airlines  2010-07-13 18:59:00

CHICAGO, Jul 13, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- UAL Corporation (Nasdaq: UAUA), the holding company whose primary subsidiary is United Airlines, announced today that the company will release its second quarter ...

United Airlines saw June traffic rise 3.5%

Chicago Business  2010-07-08 23:37:00

(AP) - United Airlines on Thursday said its traffic rose 3.5 percent in June as a key measure of passenger revenue jumped more than 30 percent, suggesting that business travelers got back in the air and ...

United Airlines Reports June 2010 Operational Performance

United Airlines  2010-07-08 20:51:00

CHICAGO, Jul 08, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- United Airlines today reported its preliminary consolidated traffic results for June 2010. Total consolidated revenue passenger miles (RPMs) increased in June ...