United Airlines News Stories

United Boosts Second Quarter Profit

July 18, 2017

United Airlines reported a second quarter net profit increase of 39 percent as mainline passenger revenue rose by 8 percent.


Pacific Disappoints As United Reports Traffic

July 11, 2017

United Airlines on Tuesday released its operational performance results for June and the first half of the year.


Boeing Rounds Off Paris With 125-Plane Deal

June 22, 2017

Boeing kicked off the final day of the Paris Air Show with a commitment for 125 737 MAX 8s from an unidentified airline customer.


Boeing Adds To 737 MAX 10 Order Haul

June 20, 2017

Boeing had another good day at the Paris Air Show on Tuesday, with the 737 MAX racking up a number of new and converted orders.


FAA Proposes United Fine For Non-Airworthy Aircraft

May 30, 2017

The US Federal Aviation Administration has proposed a fine of USD$435,000 against United Airlines for operating an aircraft that the FAA alleges was not in an airworthy condition.



Lufthansa, United Establish Cargo JV

April 19, 2017

Lufthansa Cargo and United Airlines have signed a joint venture agreement to cooperate on cargo routes between Europe and the United States.


United Q1 Net Income Down 70 Percent

April 18, 2017

United Airlines reported net income for the first quarter of USD$96 million and said it needs to do a better job serving its customers.


United Issues Apology For Passenger Mistreatment

April 11, 2017

United Airlines’ chief executive Oscar Munoz has issued an apology, with the airline accepting “full responsibility” for “what happened” on United Express flight 3411 on Sunday.


United Sorry “For Having To Re-accommodate” Passenger

April 10, 2017

United Airlines belatedly issued an apology over the forced removal of a passenger from one of its flights, but only “for having to re-accommodate these customers”, after the carrier had overbooked the service.


United Airlines Reports Traffic Performance

April 10, 2017

United Airlines announced its consolidated traffic performance for March and the first quarter, and said its Q1 passenger unit revenue would be flat compared to 2016.