United Airlines News Stories

United Agrees Deal With Flight Attendant Union

June 24, 2016

United Airlines has reached a deal for a contract that covers all flight attendants at the company, their union and the airline said.


United Changes To Add Up To USD$3.1 Bln A Year

June 21, 2016

United Airlines says it will generate billions of dollars from no-frills fares, fewer delayed flights, cost cuts and other efforts.


American CEO Says Costs To Reduce Security Delays Not Sustainable

June 9, 2016

US airlines' efforts to help reduce long airport security lines are not sustainable, the chief executive of American Airlines, Doug Parker, said.


United, Flight Attendants Extend Contract Talks

June 6, 2016

United Airlines and its flight attendants have agreed to extend mediated contract talks this month after discussions ended last week without a deal for unified work rules and benefits.


United, Delta Possible Bidders For Avianca - Report

June 2, 2016

United and Delta are among the possible bidders for Colombia's Avianca, according to a media report.



United Cuts COO Hart's Pay By USD$1 Million

May 1, 2016

United Airlines has cut the pay of senior executive Greg Hart in connection with an internal probe that resulted in its chief executive's resignation last year.


United To Stick With 737 For Regional

April 20, 2016

United Airlines does not plan to order a second aircraft type in the next three years in addition to the Boeing 737s it will acquire to replace its 50-seat regional jets.


United Airlines Q1 Profit, Unit Revenue Drops

April 20, 2016

United Airlines reported a lower first-quarter profit and said it would slow its growth plans as flight capacity across the industry has exceeded passenger demand, pushing prices down.


United Airlines Adds Directors

April 20, 2016

United Airlines has added two new board members in a settlement with activist investors, averting a long fight over governance at the airline.


United Gate Agents, Baggage Handlers Approve Contract

April 17, 2016

United Airlines workers voted to approve contracts lifting the pay of 30,000 baggage handlers, gate agents and other groups, in a reversal from a year ago when the airline considered more outsourcing.