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New afternoon and evening complimentary food offerings include fresh hummus with pita thins or pretzel crisps and assorted sides, including Greek olives and freshly sliced red bell peppers.

United Airlines to Upgrade Airport Lounge Experience for United Club Members

 United Airlines today announced it is transforming the customer experience in its United Clubs with upgrades including an overhauled,...

Feb 27, 2015, 14:55 ET
Original Tuskegee Airman O. Lawton Wilkerson talks with United Airlines employees about African American involvement in aviation at the airline's headquarters at Willis Tower.

United Airlines Caps Off Black History Month With Tuskegee Airman Event at Willis Tower

 To cap a series of celebrations for Black History Month, United Airlines this morning hosted one of the original Tuskegee Airmen, O. Lawton...

Feb 26, 2015, 11:58 ET
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United Airlines Expands MileagePlus Travel Awards with New Cruise-Redemption Program

 United Airlines today unveiled new cruise-travel benefits for members of the carrier's MileagePlus loyalty program, enabling members who live...

Feb 25, 2015, 11:37 ET
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United Airlines Introduces New Premium-Cabin Menu on United Express Flights

 United Airlines will introduce new premium-cabin dining service on United Express flights beginning next week, featuring freshly prepared...

Feb 24, 2015, 11:02 ET
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United Airlines to Present at 2015 J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation and Industrials Conference

 United Airlines (NYSE: UAL) will present at the 2015 J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation and Industrials Conference on Tuesday, March 3. The...

Feb 09, 2015, 17:00 ET
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United Reports January 2015 Operational Performance

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

Jan 26, 2015, 09:57 ET
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United Airlines Offers Rebooking Options for Customers Affected by East Coast Blizzard

 United Airlines today announced travel options for customers whose flight plans may be affected by severe winter weather forecast for the...

Jan 22, 2015, 07:30 ET
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United Announces Full-Year and Fourth-Quarter 2014 Profit

 United Airlines (UAL) today reported full-year 2014 net income of $1.97 billion, an increase of 89 percent year-over-year, or $5.06 per...

Jan 21, 2015, 11:01 ET
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United Airlines to Serve Up New Premium-Cabin Dining Experience on North America Flights

United Airlines will treat premium-cabin customers on flights within North America to a brand new dining experience beginning Feb. 1, when the...

Jan 20, 2015, 13:02 ET
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4 Environmentally Friendly Resorts in Costa Rica Now Available Through United Airlines' Eco-Skies Vacations

 United Airlines today announces the launch of United Eco-Skies® Vacations, a new travel program that provides United customers with...

Jan 19, 2015, 16:48 ET
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United Airlines Adds 55 Flights on 8 Routes for Football Fans

 United Airlines added more flights for football fans on top of regularly scheduled service to Phoenix from its hubs in Chicago, Denver,...

Jan 15, 2015, 11:05 ET
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New Limited-Edition Amenity Kits Taking Off on United Airlines

 United Airlines is offering international premium-cabin customers a unique enhancement to their in-flight experience – specially...

Jan 15, 2015, 10:00 ET
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United to Hold Live Webcast of Full-Year and Fourth-Quarter 2014 Financial Results

United Airlines will hold a conference call to discuss full-year and fourth-quarter 2014 financial results on Thursday, Jan. 22, at 9:30 a.m....

Jan 13, 2015, 14:15 ET
2015 March of Dimes Ambassador family Todd Jackson, United Airlines employee Elise Jackson and son Elijah with United Airlines Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and 2015 March for Babies National Chairman John Rainey

United Airlines and the March of Dimes: 10 Years and $5.5 Million for Healthy Babies

United Airlines and the March of Dimes are celebrating a decade of working together to provide families across the country with support and...

Jan 09, 2015, 17:15 ET
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United Reports December 2014 Operational Performance

 United Airlines (UAL) today reported December 2014 operational results. UAL's December 2014 consolidated traffic (revenue passenger miles)...

Jan 09, 2015, 12:25 ET
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United Airlines Offers Bonus-Miles Promotion for Premium-Cabin Travelers

 United Airlines today announced the start of a special bonus-miles promotion, enabling MileagePlus members to significantly boost the award...

Jan 05, 2015, 15:30 ET
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United Airlines Launches In-flight Wi-Fi on Regional Jet Service

 United Airlines has expanded Wi-Fi to the first of its United Express regional aircraft, enabling more customers to stay connected in flight...

Dec 22, 2014, 10:45 ET
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United Airlines Announces New Summer Flights Between Chicago and Rome

United Airlines will launch new nonstop flights between its Chicago hub at O'Hare International Airport and Rome on May 16, 2015, subject to...

Dec 18, 2014, 14:10 ET
Children enjoy a winter wonderland at San Francisco International Airport on Dec. 6, 2014.

United Airlines Flies Kids in Need to Unbelievable Holiday Destination

 United Airlines flew more than 800 deserving children on Fantasy Flights to the "North Pole" this month. The kids boarded aircraft bound for...

Dec 18, 2014, 11:07 ET
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5 Ways the United Airlines Mobile App is Your Best Holiday Travel Companion

 With the height of the holiday travel season just days away, United Airlines encourages customers to make its industry-leading mobile app...