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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...

Dec 15, 2014, 10:15 ET
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United Increases Service to China this Summer

 United Airlines today announced it will operate additional flights to Shanghai and Chengdu, China, from the airline's premier trans-Pacific...

Dec 10, 2014, 14:15 ET
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United Airlines Bringing Apple's iPhone 6 Plus On Board for Flight Attendants

 United Airlines today announced the carrier will equip its flight attendants with Apple's iPhone 6 Plus, putting important safety and service...

Dec 08, 2014, 16:35 ET
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United Reports November 2014 Operational Performance

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

Dec 05, 2014, 12:50 ET
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United to Launch New Daily Service to Santiago, Chile

United Airlines launches its new daily flights between Houston and Santiago, Chile, this Sunday, offering the only nonstop service between...

Dec 05, 2014, 12:05 ET
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United Airlines Rounds Out 2014 with More than Two Dozen Awards

 United Airlines continued in 2014 to create a more flyer-friendly experience for its customers, and the company ends the year with more than...

Dec 01, 2014, 16:30 ET
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United Airlines Named 'Airline of the Year' by Global Traveler

 United Airlines today announced that Global Traveler has named United Airlines its 2014 Airline of the Year. A panel of Global Traveler...