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A San Francisco woman thanked a United Airlines pilot for returning her engagement ring, which she lost during her travel last week somewhere between New York City and Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Brit Morin said she was given the ring by a gate agent and a pilot after they found it on the airplane, ABC 7 ...
Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek. Large organizations don't move quickly. They don't notice problems quickly. They don't address them quickly. And they don't change attitudes quickly. After last year's painful experience following the ...
United Airlines makes a smart -- and small -- move in Hamburg, Germany ... And that miniature reproduction of Hamburg is where history happened this week, as a miniature United Airlines Boeing 757-200 aircraft was introduced into the fleet of some 40 planes that are seen taking off and landing.
Passengers wait in line to check in at the United terminal at Los Angeles International Airport. United Airlines is testing a new way to board passengers on planes to reduce congestion and frustration. (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times). United Airlines, the third-largest carrier at Los Angeles International ...

United Airlines made an Olympic figure skater's dream come true by providing plane tickets for her family to join her in Pyeongchang. ... Chicago-based United Airlines caught wind of the fundraiser and last week showed up at the rink where Tennell trains to deliver a special surprise: tickets to send all three ...
workers fuel an Alaska airlines jet in 2016 at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. A coalition of airlines including Alaska, United, JetBlue and Southwest is suing Washington state over its new sick leave law, saying the measure will increase costs and delays for travelers. (Elaine Thompson / AP).
United Airlines made an Olympic figure skater's dream come true by providing plane tickets for her family to join her in PyeongChang. When Carpentersville native Bradie Tennell qualified for the 2018 Olympic games, she faced competing without her mother and two brothers by her side. So a friend made ...
United Airlines has been busy since Hurricane Harvey tore through Houston in late August reinforcing its commitment to a city where the Chicago-based carrier has one of its largest and most important hubs at George Bush Intercontinental Airport. Late last month United further underscored its ties to ...
Associate Chair and Professor Kevin Kuhlmann, of Metropolitan State University, left, and Captain Michael McCasky, of United, shake hands after talking with students, in aviation program at Metropolitan State University, about a new partnership between United and Metro on Feb. 5, 2018 in Denver.
Now let's imagine you had millions of dollars to spend on marketing for your company. Would you read the fine print on the deal? I ask because United Airlines just paid $69 million to put its name on the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. And now some people are saying that the deal might not be everything ...
A woman seeking to bring her peacock along on a flight as an emotional support animal was denied permission to do so by United Airlines. ... nowadays allow passengers with disabilities to travel with emotional support or psychiatric assist animals, but, as a United Airlines customer discovered recently, ...
United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz may soon have another labor union in the United family of more than 87,000 employees. More than 2,000 employees in United's company-operated catering kitchens have just filed for a union election with the National Mediation Board, the government agency responsible ...
A woman at Newark Liberty International Airport recently brought a peacock to join her on a United Airlines flight, according to the travel blog Live and Let's Fly. The passenger claimed that she bought an extra ticket to seat her emotional support bird, but United Airlines denied it from boarding the plane.
United Airlines executives could have reason to cheer -- at least a little -- this week. President Donald Trump's administration is expected to announce on Tuesday that it has reached a deal that will help level the playing field for U.S. carriers such as United and Qatar Airways. The Doha, Qatar-based ...
Amrich couldn't afford a plane ticket for the thousand-mile journey from Pueblo to Minneapolis, so her landlord bought a $585 United Airlines ticket through Traveler Help Desk for her to leave the next day. However, her mother's condition worsened, and it was clear she would not make it through the night.

United Airlines (UAL) was absolutely crushed the day following the Q4 earnings call that spooked the investment community again. The airline though strangely laid out a compelling investment opportunity that offered a logical path to margin and hence EPS growth over the next few years.
Scott Kirby has a very specific view about how the three U.S. hub-and-spoke airlines work best, having managed two of them. In his current job as president of United Continental Holdings Inc., Kirby's role is to oversee a major overhaul of how the carrier operates, beginning with a broad restructuring of its ...
This week, United Airlines confessed that this wasn't entirely true. Sometimes, there's a limit to the abuse passengers can tolerate. During an investors event, United's Chief Commercial Officer Andrew Nocella said that the airline was going to expand its Basic economy fares. These I prefer to call Sub-Cattle ...
You will soon once again be able to fly directly to the City of Angels. Photo: Wikimedia. The Redwood Region Economic Development Center has announced that it has reached a deal with United Airlines to restart direct flights to Los Angeles, starting this summer. The last direct flights between ACV and ...
Dayton airport and city officials are expected to announce the destination this morning. The addition of this new destination will be the 17th nonstop destination from Dayton airport. Dayton airport is currently served by Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, Allegiant Air and United Airlines. » MUST-READ ...
"United Airlines' new service to Houston speaks to their continued commitment to the region. We are thrilled that United is growing and adding key business destinations at the Akron-Canton Airport." United also flies four times daily from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport to Houston Bush, which is one ...
The addition of this new destination will be the 17th nonstop destination from Dayton airport. Dayton airport officials will announce details on Monday. Dayton airport is currently served by Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, Allegiant Air and United Airlines. It's been a year of changes for the Dayton ...
Authorities are investigating an incident where a United Airlines flight failed to stop and hold short of an active runway and almost crossed into the path of a landing Jet Blue flight at Boston Logan International Airport, the Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement. Friday evening, United Airlines ...
No matter how bad you've had it, however, I'll bet you haven't had a worse experience than whoever was sitting next to a particularly disruptive passenger yesterday on United Airlines flight #895 Thursday from Chicago to Hong Kong. I should say, more accurately: "originally scheduled to from Chicago to ...
Passengers on a Hong Kong-bound flight from O'Hare International Airport made an unexpected landing in Alaska after a man made a mess in two of the lavatories on the plane, smearing feces and stuffing his shirt in a toilet. United Airlines flight 895 was diverted to Ted Stevens International Airport in ...
Two D.C. insiders and former cohorts of Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama--Hilary Rosen and Jim Messina--have formed an unholy alliance with the largest U.S.-based airlines in a call to "renegotiate" key provisions of the Open Skies agreements. Open Skies is a framework designed to eliminate ...
Now that 2017 is behind us, so are the big scandals of United Airlines and Uber, at least in consumers' mind. Nearly nine months after a video of a 69-year-old passenger being forcefully removed from his seat went viral, consumer favorability of United Airlines (UAL) has recovered to the same level prior to ...
United Airlines just revealed that it's shoving another, well, 21 seats into its Boeing 757-300 planes. Yes, there'll now be 234 seats on a single-aisled plane, 210 of them in economy. As FlightGlobal reports, the idea is to equip these planes with new, slimmer seats. This will, of course, leave the airline ...
Houston -- United Airlines has apologized and given a $500 travel voucher to a passenger who accused the airline of giving her first-class seat to U.S. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, a Houston Democrat. An airline spokeswoman said Monday that its internal systems show the passenger, Jean-Marie Simon, ...
Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek. There are things that aren't the airlines' fault. I know that, at least sometimes, it doesn't feel that way. But airlines are presented with limitations, some of which they can't overcome. One of those limitations ...
As it turns out, Robert "Bingo" Bingochea, a 63-year-old who has worked with United Airlines as a flight attendant for seven years, went to bed early that night, and he has already been awake for more than an hour by the time I finally bolt out of bed. He's had his morning coffee, watched some TV news, and ...
High over the Pacific Ocean on Tuesday, the casing blew off one of the engines on United Airlines Flight 1175. Passengers heard a loud bang and felt the plane shake violently. Those seated on the right side looked out their windows and saw pieces of metal flying. By the time the plane touched down ...
Sixteen years ago, John Walker's family moved from Tennessee to North Carolina. He slid a box like the ones we're talking about under the bed in the master bedroom. There it stayed for the better part of two decades, until recently. Buried inside: a United Airlines $378 printed ticket voucher, dated ...
Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek. United Airlines insists that it rarely goes bump in the night. Or during the day. After Dr. David Dao was dragged off a plane, his face bloodied and his tooth somewhere on the floor, the airline insisted that it ...
NEWARK, N.J. -- A United Airlines flight blew a tire in its left landing gear, damaging the engine above it and forcing the pilot to abort the takeoff from Newark Liberty International Airport on Christmas Eve, CBS New York reports, citing police from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
Unfortunately for United, it isn't the only airline looking to cash in on strong demand for Hawaii travel. Just last week, Alaska Air subsidiary Virgin America began flying from San Francisco to Kona, giving United Airlines its first nonstop competition on that route. This is one of the routes where United is adding ...
United Airlines this week is expanding its portfolio of nonstop flights from Denver to Hawaii and to Mexico. Denver International Airport's largest carrier is turning its formerly seasonal and typically-less-than-daily service to three of Hawaii's islands and turning it into daily, year-round nonstop service.
The Great Falls International Airport Authority announced Monday that tickets are now on sale for expanded service between Great Falls and Chicago O'Hare International Airport as part of the Low Cost Airfare Initiative. United Airlines will begin operating daily non-stop flights on June 7 using a 76-seat jet ...
United Airlines CEO calls for 'zero tolerance' of sexual harassment. United's CEO said the airline would not tolerate sexual harassment on its planes or in the company. Sexual harassment allegations have gained more visibility. Randi Zuckerberg said she was harassed on an Alaska airlines flight last ...
Starting Dec. 1, even more Memphis International Airport (MEM) passengers will be able to fly on United Airlines to New York/Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) thanks to the addition of a larger aircraft. United is adding a 128-seat Airbus 319 aircraft on one of its frequencies to EWR. The larger ...
NEW YORK, Nov. 29, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Customers traveling through United's Terminal C at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) now have access to some of New York's freshest sushi. Newark Liberty Airport's Tsukiji fishroom features fish flown directly from Tokyo's iconic Tsukiji Fish ...
United Airlines has received negative press in the past year. When customers are unceremoniously removed from their seats or violently dragged down aisles, videos tend to go viral. As I left the airport, I thought about the United Airlines attendant whose name I failed to catch and who will probably never ...
United Airlines has crunched its Thanksgiving holiday travel ops numbers in Chicago. And today the carrier is giving thanks for some big victories those ops numbers gave the Chicago-based carrier at O'Hare International Airport. During the hugely busy 2018 Thanksgiving travel period at O'Hare, United ...
Cleveland, Ohio - When Mark Lehman, 52, of Wooster, left for work Tuesday morning at United Airlines at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, he had little idea he'd see his name destined to be flying high, emblazoned on a B737-9 passenger jet. The Marine veteran, who has worked for United for ...
But not to worry. This is the best sort of fantasy possible for a Chicago-based airline doing everything in its power to develop a caring image after so many years during which that image took a major drubbing from unhappy customers and investors alike. Some investors are still on United CEO Oscar ...
United Airlines will add new daily summertime nonstop flights between Fresno and Chicago's O'Hare International Airport starting in June 2018 ...
United Airlines -- to say nothing of other major United States-based legacy carriers American Airlines and Delta Air Lines -- no doubt were ...


 

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