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Jul 27, 2015, 11:05 ET
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Wyndham Worldwide to Fly Carbon Neutral on United Airlines

 United Airlines and Wyndham Worldwide are working together to reduce carbon emissions associated with corporate air travel. The hospitality...

Jul 23, 2015, 07:30 ET
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United Announces Highest-Ever Quarterly Profit

 United Airlines (UAL) today reported second-quarter 2015 net income of $1.3 billion, or $3.31 per diluted share, excluding $67 million of...

Jul 20, 2015, 13:24 ET
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United Airlines Statement on the Reopening of the U.S. and Cuban Embassies

 United Airlines issued the following statement today after the reopening of the U.S. Embassy in Havana, Cuba and the Cuban Embassy in...

Jul 16, 2015, 10:00 ET
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United to Hold Live Webcast of Second-Quarter 2015 Financial Results

 United Airlines will hold a conference call to discuss second-quarter 2015 financial results on Thursday, July 23, at 9:30 a.m. CT/10:30 a.m....

Jul 09, 2015, 17:00 ET
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United Reports June 2015 Operational Performance

United Airlines (UAL) today reported June 2015 operational results. UAL's June 2015 consolidated traffic (revenue passenger miles) increased 1.3...

Jul 07, 2015, 11:00 ET
Beginning Aug. 1, 2015, United Airlines will offer Soho House's Cowshed skin-care products, including in new United Global First and United BusinessFirst amenity kits.

United Airlines Brings Aboard Soho House's Cowshed Spa Brand Premium Skin Care

 United Airlines and Cowshed Spa, the premium spa and lifestyle brand of London-based Soho House & Co., are joining together in a...

Jun 30, 2015, 08:00 ET
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United Airlines Purchases Stake in Fulcrum BioEnergy with $30 Million Investment

United Airlines today announced an historic $30 million equity investment in U.S.-based alternative fuels developer Fulcrum BioEnergy, Inc., a...

Jun 29, 2015, 17:37 ET
On the heels of the U.S. Supreme Court's marriage equality ruling, hundreds of United Airlines employees marched through the streets of Chicago, Houston, New York and San Francisco this past weekend to celebrate the historic decision and cap off a memorable LGBT Pride Month. Throughout June, the company also hosted Pride events for customers and employees in several of its hub markets, as well as internationally in cities like São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

United Airlines Employees Show LGBT Pride throughout June

 On the heels of the U.S. Supreme Court's marriage equality ruling, hundreds of United Airlines employees marched through the streets of...

Jun 26, 2015, 12:00 ET
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United Airlines and Azul Brazilian Airlines Form Long-Term Strategic Partnership

 United Airlines and Azul Brazilian Airlines today announced a new strategic partnership in which United will acquire an approximate 5 percent...

Jun 26, 2015, 10:15 ET
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United Airlines Applauds Supreme Court Decision on Marriage Equality

 United Airlines issued the following statement today after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on the issue of same-sex marriage: "Today's historic...

Jun 22, 2015, 14:00 ET
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United Airlines Teams Up with the Chicago Urban League to Fly Local Students to China

 United Airlines and the Chicago Urban League, along with the China-United States Exchange Foundation, is leading Chicago high school students...

Jun 16, 2015, 12:00 ET
United Airlines, the U.S. airline industry's transcontinental leader, will bring the airline's "p.s." Premium Service to its New York hub at Newark Liberty International Airport in October.

United Airlines Strengthens New York/New Jersey Hub with Move of p.s. Transcontinental Service to Newark

United Airlines, the U.S. airline industry's transcontinental leader, will bring the airline's "p.s." Premium Service to its New York hub at Newark...

Jun 15, 2015, 10:18 ET
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United Airlines to Add More Embraer E175 Aircraft to United Express Fleet

 United Airlines today announced that the company will add 10 Embraer E175 aircraft to the United Express fleet, offering more customers...

Jun 08, 2015, 16:52 ET
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United Reports May 2015 Operational Performance

 United Airlines (UAL) today reported May 2015 operational results. UAL's May 2015 consolidated traffic (revenue passenger miles) increased...

Jun 02, 2015, 11:30 ET
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United Airlines and Air China Expand Code-Sharing to Offer Customers More Flight Choices between China and the U.S.

United Airlines and Air China, members of Star Alliance, today announced plans to expand their code-sharing cooperation, covering an additional 22...

Jun 01, 2015, 12:55 ET
It's Bear Hug Season at United Airlines. Donate to the March of Dimes & deliver teddy bears to deserving kids. Here is the 2015 March for Babies National Ambassador Elijah Jackson with the bear named in his honor and Ben Flyin.

It's Bear Hug Season at United Airlines

 It is that time of year again when United Airlines invites its customers and employees to bring smiles and bear hugs to children in need...

May 29, 2015, 17:42 ET
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United Airlines' Statement on Expansion of U.S. Customs and Border Protection Preclearance Operations

United Airlines issued the following statement on today's announcement by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security of its intent to expand customs,...

May 29, 2015, 10:00 ET
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United Airlines Shows Pride by Speaking Out on Marriage Equality

 United (NYSE: UAL) and its employees will commemorate LGBT Pride Month this June by marching in parades, sponsoring events and hosting...

May 28, 2015, 10:37 ET
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United Airlines to Present at Deutsche Bank Global Industrials and Basic Materials Conference

 United Airlines (NYSE: UAL) will present at the Deutsche Bank Global Industrials and Basic Materials Conference on Thursday, June 4. The...

May 18, 2015, 14:44 ET
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United Airlines to Present at Wolfe Research 8th Annual Global Transportation Conference

 United Airlines (NYSE: UAL) will present at the Wolfe Research 8th Annual Global Transportation Conference on Tuesday, May 19. The...