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United Airlines works to sustain its recent positive momentum as 2015
Similar to its peers, United throughout 2014 has recorded a strong performance in its domestic entity, driven by overall solid demand. But the airline has also undertaken several initiatives to improve the performance of its network that should bear …
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Orbitz, United Airlines sue 22-year-old over cheap flight loophole site
A 22-year-old man created a website called Skiplagged.com that helps people find cheaper flights through a loophole. Now, Orbitz and United Airlines are trying to stop that. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
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United Airlines flight turns back to Vermont airport after windshield cracks

United Airlines flight turns back to Vermont airport after windshield cracks
The incident happened Thursday when the windshield on United Airlines Flight 4331 burst into a web of cracks after takeoff. Burlington International Airport officials say the plane landed safely and nobody was hurt. The 50 passengers took another …
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United attendants will get the iPhone 6 Plus to help you mid-flight
United Airlines attendants will get the iPhone 6 Plus to help you mid-flight. blogger-avatar by Jon Fingas | @jonfingas | December 10th 2014 at 5:41 pm December 10th 2014 5:41 pm. 0. United attendant brandishing an iPhone 6 Plus. Now that Apple finally …
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United Airlines plane diverts to Heathrow for de-icing 90 minutes after taking

United Airlines plane diverts to Heathrow for de-icing 90 minutes after taking
A United Airlines plane aborted its transatlantic journey and diverted to London today because the flight crew apparently wasn't satisfied with the de-icing effort it received in Brussels. The Boeing 777-200 was flying from Brussels Airport to …
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Skimpy pics and terrible tweets: Biggest airline fails of 2014
United Airlines sent a laughably impersonal form letter to a Reddit user named “lyndy.” It was addressed to “Mrs. ——” and included such sentences as “Your comments regarding (SPECIFIC EVENT) will be used for coaching and training our employees” and …
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Now shrinking: United Airlines reports lower traffic and capacity numbers in
It's only November, but it looks as if United Airlines' great winter shrinking act has already begun. The Chicago-based carrier has released its November operations results, and the numbers show that during the month both the carrier's traffic …
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United Airlines sues creator of website to buy cheaper flights

United Airlines sues creator of website to buy cheaper flights
United Airlines and Orbitz are suing a young entrepreneur over his website that helps people buy cheap plane tickets. Aktarer Zaman, 22, founded the website Skiplagged.com last year. The site tracks cheap flights using a strategy known as “hidden city” …
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United Airlines suing 22-year-old over flight app
Airlines usually offer cheaper fares for some destinations that are not regional hubs, Boyd said. Many of these flights are routed through more popular destinations. But if a lot of people take advantage of that discrepancy it could hurt the airlines …
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Skiplagged Sued By United Airlines And Orbitz
united-airlines-787 I am not too sure about you, but with the airline industry reeling from a missing jet which has yet to be found until today, not to mention another plane that was shot down from the sky by rebels over in Europe, and the latest …
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United Airlines sticks with plan to close Seattle flight-attendant base

United Airlines sticks with plan to close Seattle flight-attendant base
United Airlines has turned down a union proposal to keep its Seattle flight-attendant base open at least through June and has issued warning notices allowing it to lay off staff at the end of January. Diane Tucker, president of the unit of the …
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Port Authority chairman slams United Airlines' complaint about fees at Newark
NEWARK — The chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey hit back at United Airlines today, denouncing a complaint over airport fees it filed with regulators last week as "disingenuous," and accusing the airline of limiting competition …
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Lastest United Airlines News

United Airlines asks FAA to investigate Port Authority spending on Pulaski Skyway
NEWARK — United Airlines is asking federal regulators to investigate what it says is the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey's use of "excessive" departure fees at Newark Liberty International Airport to pay for an overhaul the Pulaski Skyway …
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300 United Airlines passengers stuck on tarmac all day
Over 300 passengers on a United Airlines flight from San Francisco to Sydney were stuck at Canberra's domestic airport for eight hours Friday morning. The plane was diverted to Canberra due to debris on the Sydney runway and since arriving at 9 a.m., …
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United Airlines Fantasy Flights transport kids to the North Pole and back

United Airlines Fantasy Flights transport kids to the North Pole and back
While most children hope to receive a visit from Santa Claus on Christmas Eve, 800 deserving children and their families were able to visit the man himself, along with his many helpers, thanks to United Airlines. The children, many of whom suffer from …
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US-bound United Airlines lands back in London after 'maintenance issue'
LONDON (Reuters) – A U.S.-bound United Airlines flight with 240 people aboard has returned to London's Heathrow airport, according to flight-tracking website Flightradar24, after an unspecified maintenance issue forced it to circle for hours above the …
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Have your flying habits changed since United Airlines announced cuts in

Have your flying habits changed since United Airlines announced cuts in
CLEVELAND, Ohio — I'm united about United no more. I've flown five times on four different airlines in the nearly 11 months since United Airlines revealed it was eliminating its hub at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport. The year before, if I'm …
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