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United Airlines profit rises with higher fares

Reuters  2018-04-17 20:31:18

NEW YORK (Reuters) - United Airlines said on Tuesday quarterly profit rose, as higher fares helped offset the costs of fuel and a rash of winter storms.

Now Playing at 35,000 Feet - United Airlines Adds Free Entertainment Options Across its Fleet

PR Newswire  2018-04-12 16:30:00

CHICAGO, April 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines announced today better entertainment options for customers to make their next flight fly by. United has expanded its personal device entertainment ...

Kirby: United to stay the course on aggressive growth plans

Air Transport World  2018-04-12 14:24:00

United Airlines president Scott Kirby conceded the ?ruckus? on Wall Street over the airline?s aggressive growth plan has not subsided, but said individual investors believe the Chicago-based carrier?s ...

Officer who dragged man from plane sues United Airlines

BBC News  2018-04-11 23:55:16

The ex-officer who was fired after the United Airlines incident alleges he was not properly trained.

CommutAir, a United Express Carrier, Announces Rotor Transition Program (RTP)

PR Newswire  2018-03-28 23:15:00

NORTH OLMSTED, Ohio, March 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CommutAir, a United Express® carrier, announces its Rotor Transition Program (RTP) to assist military and civilian helicopter pilots transition to fixed ...

United gives $13,700 travel voucher to 'bumped' passenger

The New Zealand Herald  2018-03-26 07:30:38

A passenger who was bumped off a full flight has scored the maximum prize ? a US$10,000 (NZ$13,700) travel voucher.A spokesman for United Airlines confirmed Friday that a passenger got the big voucher ...

United suspends pet-cargo service after spate of incidents

Air Transport World  2018-03-20 17:15:00

Following three widely publicized pet-related incidents last week, United Airlines suspended its PetSafe travel offering ?to conduct a thorough and systematic review,? the Chicago-based airline said March ...

United flight diverted because it accidentally had a dog onboard

The New Zealand Herald  2018-03-17 21:06:24

United Airlines had an in-flight incident involving a dog.No, not that one.Or that other one.Another one. READ MORE: - Dog dies on United flight after passenger forced put the carrier in overhead bin ...

United Airlines flight diverted after 3rd pet incident in week

CNN  2018-03-17 00:02:34

Already under scrutiny about a dog dying in an overhead bin and another dog being accidentally sent to Japan, United Airlines on Friday acknowledged its third animal-related mistake in a week.

Dog reunited with owners after Japan detour

CNN  2018-03-16 23:33:11

A dog named Irgo has been reunited with his family, after accidentally being flown to Japan by United Airlines.

United flies passenger's dog to Japan by mistake

Bangkok Post  2018-03-15 02:40:00

KANSAS CITY, Missouri: United Airlines claims it's investigating what happened when it mistakenly flew a Kansas family's dog to Japan.

Dog bound for Kansas shipped to Japan in United's second pet mistake this week

CNN  2018-03-14 23:33:08

United Airlines wrongly shipped a Kansas-bound pet dog to Japan, the second embarrassment this week for the airline and a "nightmare" for the Swindle family -- who are moving from Oregon to Wichita with ...

United had the highest rate of airline pet deaths in 2017. And in 2016. And in 2015

CNN  2018-03-14 22:10:02

For pets, the skies of United Airlines lately have not been so friendly.

United assumes ?full responsibility? for overhead bin pet death

Air Transport World  2018-03-14 17:46:00

Chicago-based United Airlines assumed ?full responsibility? for the death of a passenger?s dog on United flight 1284 from Houston Bush Intercontinental Airport to New York LaGuardia Airport the evening ...

United apologizes for dog's death

CNN  2018-03-14 13:26:27

For more than three hours, a passenger's dog was inside an overhead bin on United Airlines Flight 1284 from Houston to New York after a flight attendant told the passenger to put it there.

Dog dies in overhead bin on United flight

CNN  2018-03-14 00:02:20

In the wake of social media outrage over reports that a dog died on one of its flights Monday night after being put in an overhead bin, United Airlines acknowledged in a statement that a "tragic accident" ...

Dog dies in overhead locker on United Airlines plane

BBC News  2018-03-13 23:42:04

The United Airlines attendant had ordered the owner to put a bag with the pet in the locker.

United bullish on revenue environment, raises 1Q guidance on strong demand

Air Transport World  2018-03-13 17:42:00

Citing strong network-wide demand, United Airlines raised first-quarter PRASM guidance to up 1%-3% and said pre-tax margins, expected to be flat before, could be up 1% or more.read more

United Airlines tried to replace bonuses with a $100,000 lottery

CNN  2018-03-05 20:59:20

United Airlines tried to replace bonuses with a $100,000 lottery

Delta, United Airlines become latest companies to cut NRA ties

Reuters  2018-02-25 05:28:33

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Delta Air Lines and United Airlines on Saturday became the latest major corporations to sever marketing ties with the National Rifle Association as the fallout from last week's massacre ...