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May 04, 2015, 14:51 ET
United employees have helped to nearly double the company's $1.2 million fundraising goal

United Airlines Flies Past 2015 Fundraising Goal for March of Dimes

 United Airlines over the past two weekends capped off a decade of supporting the March of Dimes in its mission to provide families across the...

Apr 29, 2015, 12:36 ET
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$1 Million in One Day: United Airlines Customers and Employees Support Nepal

 United Airlines today announced that in just one day, customers and employees have generously donated more than $1 million to the airline's...

Apr 28, 2015, 11:35 ET
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United Airlines and The Trotter Project Team Up to Further Enhance Customers' In-flight Dining Experience

 United Airlines and The Trotter Project are joining together to boost travelers' in-flight dining experience, with alumni chefs of Charlie...

Apr 27, 2015, 17:44 ET
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United Airlines Supports Humanitarian Relief Efforts in Nepal

 United Airlines today announced that it will work with its disaster relief partners the American Red Cross, Americares, Airlink and...

Apr 23, 2015, 07:30 ET
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United Announces Record First-Quarter Profit

 United Airlines (UAL) today reported first-quarter 2015 net income of $582 million, or $1.52 per diluted share, excluding $74 million of...

Apr 16, 2015, 12:35 ET
United's March of Dimes commemorative aircraft, FAA N registration #66848.

United Airlines' 'Purple Plane' is on a Mission For Healthy Babies

 United Airlines today welcomed a new Boeing 737-900ER aircraft to its fleet, and while it is not the first of the next generation Boeing...

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

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

Apr 15, 2015, 11:05 ET
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United Continues Upgrades with New International Economy Meals, Complimentary Beer and Wine

United Airlines this spring will give United Economy customers on long-haul international flights an all-new, high-quality in-flight dining...

Apr 14, 2015, 13:05 ET
In April 2015, United is offsetting all carbon emissions from its Eco-Skies 737-900ER aircraft in honor of Earth Month

Flying on United Airlines' Eco-Skies Plane this Month? You're flying Carbon Neutral!

 In honor of Earth Month, United Airlines customers traveling aboard the company's signature Eco-Skies aircraft in April will be flying carbon...

Apr 09, 2015, 07:00 ET
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United Reports March 2015 Operational Performance

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

Mar 19, 2015, 11:00 ET
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United Airlines Continues Partnership with National Association of Hispanic Journalists

 United Airlines announced today that it has renewed its partnership with the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) and will be...

Mar 09, 2015, 16:50 ET
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United Reports February 2015 Operational Performance

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

Mar 04, 2015, 09:05 ET
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...