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United Airlines Wins Sustainability Award

United Airlines Wins Sustainability Award
United Airlines has won a Sustainability Outstanding Achievement Award as a travel supplier by the GBTA Foundation and Project Icarus. The GBTA Foundation is the education and research foundation of the Global Business Travel Association. Project …
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United Airlines Shannon-Chicago direct service back for summer
United Airlines has re-introduced its non-stop service between Shannon and its Chicago hub, O'Hare International Airport for the summer in response to customer demand. The service is operating until 15 September, 2014, a longer period than last year.
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What's Wrong with United Continental?

What's Wrong with United Continental?
Just how big a problem is United Continental's size? Consider: United Continental flies 1,623 different route combinations, 58% more than Delta Air Lines and 65% more than American Airlines, Keay and Shojaian say. United also serves 471 airports …
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United Airlines to begin daily flight between Williston and Houston; service
WILLISTON, North Dakota — United Airlines will begin a daily roundtrip flight between the North Dakota oil patch hub of Williston and Houston on Aug.19. U.S. Sen. John Hoeven made the announcement Tuesday. The North Dakota Republican says linking …
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United Airlines employees gets jail sentence for stealing luggage diverted
Two United Airlines employees who stole stranded luggage from passengers diverted from San Francisco International Airport last year because of the Asiana Airlines crash have been sentenced to jail. Sean Sharif Crudup, 44, and Raychas Elizabeth …
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Near-Miss Over Houston: Airliners Survive Close Call
Two United Airlines flights were steered dangerously close to one another above a Houston airport earlier this month, the Federal Aviation Administration said — the second near-miss reported this week. The May 9 incident near George Bush …
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FAA: Near-miss between planes over Bush Airport
HOUSTON –. Federal officials are investigating an incident in which two United Airlines planes may have flown too close to each other over Houston. The close call happened after both planes took off from Bush Intercontinental Airport on the night of …
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United Airlines to Google Glass wearer: Take off high-tech specs
Abadie says she inquired if the Glass removal request was part of United policy and was told it was covered under the airline's photo and video policy, which is included in the in-flight magazine. She does note "that the flight attendant was a really …
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United tops rivals in survey of frequent flier reward redemption
The ability to cash in reward miles for free seats with the frequent-flier program of Chicago-based United Airlines is still the best among the big three network U.S. airlines, but rivals Delta Air Lines and American Airlines gained ground in a recent …
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United Airlines brings 100 prospective students to campus
MURPHYSBORO — A United Airlines Airbus 320 touched down Saturday morning at Southern Illinois Airport, with more than 100 prospective aviation students from Chicago on board. The SIU Aviation Career Day flight is a 20-year partnership with the …
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United Airlines launches service with nw Embraer 175 Aircraft

United Airlines launches service with nw Embraer 175 Aircraft
CHICAGO – United Airlines has introduced the Embraer 175 aircraft to the United Express fleet, with service on the modern and spacious regional jet operating between Chicago and top business markets Washington and Boston. United Express carrier …
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Feds probe United Airlines near-collision: FAA investigates incident
Feds are in the middle of a probe surrounding a United Airlines near-collision that took place north of Hawaii last month. KUTV 2 reports May 19 that this incident is justifiably being taken seriously. Passenger, Kevin Townsend, wrote a blog post …
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Will.i.am Gets Kicked Out Of United Airlines Airport Lounge
Will.I.am jumped on his Twitter to take United Airlines to task after he was allegedly asked to leave their first class lounge for showing a fake membership card. The producer didn't appreciate getting bounced from the lounge and went on a bit of a …
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Update on United Airlines flights

Update on United Airlines flights
Kansas First News reporter Vanessa Martinas tells us why the airport is expecting a lot of customers in the next few months. Topeka Regional Airport is expecting an increase in travel with the start of summer vacations. As you may remember United …
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1000 passengers stranded at Denver International Airport overnight
The bulk of those (794) were traveling on United which had to cancel about 23 flights out of DIA, airport officials confirmed Tuesday morning. Countless people turned to Twitter and Facebook to complain to United Airlines about the delays. "@united you …
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Airline Earnings Round Up: Where Delta Soared United Continental, JetBlue Sink

Airline Earnings Round Up: Where Delta Soared United Continental, JetBlue Sink
The company, the result of a 2010 merger of United Airlines and Continental Airlines, reported a $ 609 million net loss. This loss was 46% steeper than the $ 417 million the airline lost in the first quarter of 2013. Loss per share came in at $ 1.66, a …
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United Airlines CEO's pay package falls 15 percent
United Airlines CEO Jeff Smisek saw his total compensation fall 15 percent to $ 8.1 million last year, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission late Friday. The filing comes a day after the airline's parent, United Continental …
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United posts best on-time rate of DIA's big 3 airlines, but national complaint
United Airlines posted the best on-time arrival rate among Denver International Airport's three biggest airlines in March, the U.S. Department of Transportation reported Tuesday. But nationally, United had the month's highest rate of consumer complaints.
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will.i.am kicked out of United Airlines first class lounge over 'fake
Despite being kicked out of United Airline's First Class Lounge will.i.am, whose real name is William Adams, did eventually find a place to relax before his flight, jokingly taking a picture of his chair in the departure lounge. I fly so much…a …
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United Airlines flight makes emergency landing at London's Heathrow

United Airlines flight makes emergency landing at London's Heathrow
(CNN) — A United Airlines flight headed from San Francisco to London safely made an emergency landing at London's Heathrow Airport on Tuesday afternoon, an airport representative said. Information about the reason for United Airlines Flight 930's …
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United Airlines still showing weakness in Asia Pacific region
United Airlines still has a problem in the Pacific, according to the the Chicago-based carrier's just-released April operations report. The report shows that traffic on the airline's Asia Pacific routes is still lagging other regions in which the …
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