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UA, CO pilots criticize management intransigence on transition agreement

Air Transport World  2010-06-26 02:14:31

United Airlines and Continental Airlines pilots on Friday criticized management at the airlines for "unwillingness to compromise" on issues "that have little financial impact" related ...

United, Continental pilots say merger-related talks faltering

Chicago Business  2010-06-25 20:39:00

(Crain's) - Pilots at United Airlines and Continental Airlines say talks with management have hit a snag, foreshadowing a potentially long, tough road ahead to finalize the merger announced last month.Continental ...

Fire Hazard in Some Boeing Jets Prompts Concerns

Just Plane News  2010-06-21 03:22:22

A cockpit blaze aboard a United Airlines jet last month revived debate over the potential for windshield electrical fires in...

United launches first-ever service to Africa

Air Transport World  2010-06-19 00:47:22

United Airlines launched its first-ever service to Africa over the weekend with a 767 flying from Washington Dulles to Accra. The service between the US and Ghanian capitals will be daily. "With the ...

JAL/American and ANA/UA/CO file ATI applications in Japan

Air Transport World  2010-06-19 00:32:04

Japan Airlines and American Airlines applied Friday to the Japanese Transport Ministry for antitrust immunity to operate as if they are one airline for commercial purposes on flights between North America ...

United Airlines Launches Inaugural Flight into Africa

United Airlines  2010-06-18 16:43:50

Airline begins service to sixth continent on Sunday WASHINGTON, Jun 18, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --United Airlines (Nasdaq: UAUA) launches its first-ever service to the continent of Africa on Sunday, ...

United Airlines Launches Inaugural Flight into Africa

United Airlines  2010-06-18 16:43:50

Airline begins service to sixth continent on Sunday WASHINGTON, Jun 18, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --United Airlines (Nasdaq: UAUA) launches its first-ever service to the continent of Africa on Sunday, ...

United's Tilton tells Congress parts of O'Hare expansion still worth pursuing

Chicago Business  2010-06-16 17:12:00

(Crain's) - United Airlines backs completion of the final three runway projects planned at O'Hare International Airport, Chairman and CEO Glenn Tilton said Wednesday. But the Chicago-based carrier continues ...

United, Continental CEOs To Face Hostile Climate In US House

Just Plane News  2010-06-16 14:52:32

Chief executives of United Airlines parent UAL Corp. (UAUA) and Continental Airlines Inc. (CAL) were expected to face a...

US airlines tout strong recovery but remain cautious on capacity

Air Transport World  2010-06-16 00:18:49

US airlines were bullish on the industry's recovery in comments to investors yesterday, predicting robust second-quarter unit revenue increases. Speaking at the Merrill Lynch Global Transportation ...

United, Continental assembling team to lead merged airline

Chicago Business  2010-06-10 20:08:00

(Reuters) - United Airlines and Continental Airlines were busy assembling a management team for what will be the world's largest carrier once their merger is official, the chief executive of United's parent ...

Airline Traffic

Air Transport World  2010-06-10 00:33:56

SAS Group airlines flew 2.38 billion RPKs in May, up 4% year-over-year, while capacity fell 1.6% to 3.15 billion ASKs. Load factor was up 4.1 points to 75.6%. SAS Scandinavian Airlines flew 2.17 billion ...

UAL Corporation to Present at the 2010 Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Transportation Conference

United Airlines  2010-06-09 20:16:07

CHICAGO, Jun 09, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --UAL Corporation (NASDAQ: UAUA) announced today that it will be presenting at the 2010 Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Transportation Conference ...

UAL Corporation to Present at the 2010 Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Transportation Conference

United Airlines  2010-06-09 20:16:00

CHICAGO, Jun 09, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --UAL Corporation (NASDAQ: UAUA) announced today that it will be presenting at the 2010 Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Transportation Conference on Tuesday, ...

United Airlines sees higher May traffic

Chicago Business  2010-06-07 23:25:00

(AP) - United Airlines said Monday its traffic rose 7.5 percent last month, mostly due to growth at its regional operations.United said its consolidated traffic, which includes its regional carriers, was ...

United Airlines Reports May 2010 Operational Performance

United Airlines  2010-06-07 21:27:00

CHICAGO, Jun 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --United Airlines today reported its preliminary consolidated traffic results for May 2010. Total consolidated revenue passenger miles (RPMs) increased in May by 7.5% ...

United Airlines Reports May 2010 Operational Performance

United Airlines  2010-06-07 21:27:00

CHICAGO, Jun 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --United Airlines today reported its preliminary consolidated traffic results for May 2010. Total consolidated revenue passenger miles (RPMs) increased in May by 7.5% ...

US Airways, American Air link seen to bolster global routes

Just Plane News  2010-06-06 10:59:36

The pending marriage of United Airlines and Continental Airlines leaves US Airways Group and American Airlines logical partners with...

United operates 'green' 777 transatlantic demonstration flights

Air Transport World  2010-06-05 16:02:57

United Airlines planned to operate two "green corridor" transatlantic demonstration flights Saturday "using state-of-the-art flight planning to reduce environmental impact and save fuel."

United plans two fuel-saving trans-Atlantic test flights

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2010-06-04 18:01:00

United Airlines plans two trans-Atlantic flights using fuel-saving techniques on World Environment Day, June 5, the carrier announced Friday.