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Sep 03, 2015, 10:32 ET
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United Airlines to Present at 8th Annual Cowen Global Transportation Conference

 United Airlines (NYSE: UAL) will present at the 8th Annual Cowen Global Transportation Conference on Wednesday, Sept. 9. Gerry Laderman,...

Aug 17, 2015, 11:30 ET
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United Airlines Scholarship Fund Distributes More Than $1 Million to Kick Start the School Year

 United Airlines continues its investment in the education and development of hundreds of undergraduate and graduate students by awarding more...

Aug 13, 2015, 12:30 ET
United Airlines launches free streaming entertainment on two-cabin regional jets

United Airlines Boosts In-flight Entertainment with More Content on More Aircraft

 United Airlines is continuing the expansion of its "United Private Screening" in-flight entertainment with the launch of free personal device...

Aug 13, 2015, 09:32 ET
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Find the Airport's Best Burger or Nearest ATM - United Airlines' App Can Now Help You Do That

 United Airlines customers flying through the airline's hubs in the continental United States will now find navigating through the airport...

Aug 10, 2015, 17:07 ET
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United Reports July 2015 Operational Performance

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

Aug 10, 2015, 16:10 ET
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United Airlines to Present at 2015 Jeffries Industrials Conference

 United Airlines (NYSE: UAL) will present at the 2015 Jeffries Industrials Conference on Wednesday, Aug. 12. Gerry Laderman, United's acting...

Aug 10, 2015, 10:32 ET
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United Airlines Launches 'United Ground Express' Ground Handling Service

 United Airlines today launched United Ground Express, a wholly owned subsidiary, to provide ground handling services at select airports....

Aug 04, 2015, 08:30 ET
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United Names Gerry Laderman Acting Chief Financial Officer

 United Airlines (UAL) today announced that Gerald (Gerry) Laderman has been named acting chief financial officer. He succeeds John Rainey, who...

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...