ExpressJet Airlines Announces Contract Realignment and Long-Term Plan

PR Newswire  2017-08-09 20:01:00

ATLANTA, Aug. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- ExpressJet Airlines, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW) today announced the initiation of a clearly defined long-term strategy. Long-term ...

United Reports July 2017 Operational Performance

PR Newswire  2017-08-08 20:23:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines (UAL) today reported July 2017 operational results. UAL's July 2017 consolidated traffic (revenue passenger miles) increased 3.9 percent and consolidated ...

United Airlines Has Your Lift Ticket to the Most Ski Destinations in the United States

PR Newswire  2017-08-08 17:36:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines (UAL) today announced it is increasing its nonstop service from six hub cities to Aspen, Colo., Vail, Colo., Crested Butte, Colo., Steamboat Springs, ...

United regional carrier CommutAir to add 21 more ERJ145s

Air Transport World  2017-08-03 20:30:00

CommutAir, the Ohio-based regional airline that last year became 40%-owned by United Airlines, has reached agreement with United to accelerate the retirement of its turboprop fleet and add more regional ...

CommutAir Announces Plans for Jet Growth, Accelerated Retirement of Turboprop Fleet

PR Newswire  2017-08-03 17:02:00

NORTH OLMSTED, Ohio, Aug. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CommutAir announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with United Airlines to add 21 Embraer ERJ145 aircraft to its existing contract to fly 40 jet aircraft ...

United Airlines sued over giant rabbit's death

The New Zealand Herald  2017-07-27 04:59:46

A group of Iowa businessmen filed a lawsuit against United Airlines over the death of Simon, a giant rabbit whose lifeless body was discovered in a kennel after a flight from London to Chicago.The lawsuit ...

United Airlines and Audubon International Team Up to Protect Raptors at New York-Area Airports

PR Newswire  2017-07-24 16:15:00

NEW YORK, July 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines and its award-winning Eco-Skies program are teaming up with Audubon International, the not-for-profit environmental education organization dedicated ...

United Airlines Names Terri Fariello Head of Government Affairs

PR Newswire  2017-07-20 14:15:00

CHICAGO, July 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today announced Terri Fariello has been named Senior Vice President, Government Affairs. Based in Washington, D.C., she will lead the company's federal, ...

United Airlines Reports Second-Quarter 2017 Performance

PR Newswire  2017-07-18 20:15:00

CHICAGO, July 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines (UAL) today announced its second-quarter 2017 financial results. UAL reported second-quarter net income of $818 million, diluted earnings ...

United Reports June 2017 Operational Performance

PR Newswire  2017-07-11 20:15:00

CHICAGO, July 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines (UAL) today reported June 2017 operational results. UAL's June 2017 consolidated traffic (revenue passenger miles) increased 3.4 percent and consolidated ...

Buon Anniversario Italia! United Airlines Announces Year-Round Service between New York/Newark and Rome

PR Newswire  2017-07-06 14:25:00

CHICAGO, July 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- As United celebrates 20 years of service to Italy, the airline today announced it will be offering customers year-round nonstop service between New York/Newark and ...

Mom: United forced son to give up seat

CNN  2017-07-06 12:14:03

A mother is speaking out after United Airlines gave her son's seat to a standby passenger. United claims the boy's boarding pass wasn't scanned properly.

United Airlines Introduces Boeing 777-300ER To Additional Routes

PR Newswire  2017-07-03 17:16:00

CHICAGO, July 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines announced today additional Boeing 777-300ER service, the airline's newest aircraft type featuring the all-new United Polaris business class seats, ...

Paris Air Show 2017: United places order for 100 737 MAX 10 planes with Boeing

Breaking Travel News  2017-06-21 15:37:42

Boeing and United Airlines have announced an agreement at the 2017 Paris Air Show to convert 100 of its current 737 MAX orders into 737 MAX 10s, becoming the largest single 737 MAX 10 customer in the world.

United converts 100 MAX to -10 variant; CALC includes -10s in order

Air Transport World  2017-06-20 13:26:00

Boeing?s strong opening act for the new 737 MAX 10, the largest of its re-engined narrowbody family launched this week at the Paris Air Show, continued Tuesday with major orders from United Airlines and ...

Boeing, United Airlines Announce Order for 100 737 MAX 10s

PR Newswire  2017-06-20 12:41:00

LE BOURGET, France, June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] and United Airlines [NYSE: UAL] today announced an agreement at the 2017 Paris Air Show to convert 100 of its current 737 MAX orders ...

Upbeat CEO promises United will become world?s best airline

Air Transport World  2017-06-15 19:29:00

An upbeat and energized United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz told a New York audience Thursday that his company?s mission was to become the best airline in the world.read more

United expands executive leadership roles

Air Transport World  2017-06-15 17:45:00

United Airlines has expanded the roles for three members of its executive leadership team as the Chicago-based company continues to elevate customer experience and to address operational performance.read ...

United Airlines Announces Expanded Responsibilities for Executive Leadership Team

PR Newswire  2017-06-15 15:00:00

CHICAGO, June 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today announced expanded roles for three members of the executive leadership team as the company accelerates its momentum in elevating the experience ...

United Airlines apologises after video shows employee pushing 71-year-old passenger to floor

The New Zealand Herald  2017-06-14 19:52:36

United Airlines issued an apology after a video was released of a Houston-based employee pushing a 71-year-old passenger to the floor during an argument over a ticket. The man was left lying there motionless.The ...