United Airlines Announces Fleet Update

Company to add 25 new Boeing 737-700s; plans to accelerate retirement of Boeing 747s CHICAGO, March 8, 2016 /– United Airlines today announced an order to purchase 25 new Boeing 737-700 aircraft. The order is in addition to the previously announced order of 40 737-700s. United will take delivery of the aircraft beginning at the … [Read more…]

United Airlines Celebrates Historic Arrangement between U.S. and Cuban Governments

CHICAGO, Feb. 16, 2016 /United Airlines today applauded the historic signing by representatives ofthe United States and Cuba governments of a formal arrangement to reinstitute air service between the two countries. United intends to apply to offer service between some of its global gateways and Havana through the Department of Transportation’s pending route case. Assuming … [Read more…]

United Airlines to Operate Longest Scheduled Flight Between San Francisco and Singapore

Daily Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner service to Singapore begins June 1, 2016 New service joins United’s growing list of new routes launching this summer from SFO to Tel Aviv (TLV), Xi’an, China (XIY) and Auckland (AKL) CHICAGO, Jan. 28, 2016 /– United Airlines today announced that it will introduce daily nonstop flights between its San Francisco International … [Read more…]

United and Houston Airport System Break Ground on All-New Terminal C North at IAH

United Airlines, in partnership with Houston Mayor Annise Parker and the Houston Airport System, will break ground today on the airline’s new Terminal C North concourse at George Bush Intercontinental Airport. Floor-to-ceiling windows in the new concourse will offer soaring tarmac views, expansive gate-lounge areas will provide higher levels of comfort and 20 new dining … [Read more…]