United Airlines News Stories

United Airlines Q3 Profit Drops A Third

October 18, 2017

United Airlines announced a fall in its third quarter net profit to USD$637 million, as severe weather events disrupted operations.


United Seeks To Boost Houston-Havana Flights

September 27, 2017

United Airlines has applied to the US Department of Transportation to increase flights from Houston to Havana.


Airlines Resume Services as Irma Recovery Continues

September 12, 2017

As airports in Florida and southeast US continued their clear up and airlines started to reintroduce service on some routes, Tropical Storm Irma was downgraded to a tropical depression.


United Switches Airbus A350 Order, Adds 10 More

September 6, 2017

United Airlines has modified and added to an existing order for Airbus A350s, bringing the new order total to 45 A350-900s instead of a previous order for 35 of the larger A350-1000.


‘Catastrophic’ Hurricane Irma Heading For Caribbean

September 5, 2017

Hurricane Irma, a “potentially catastrophic” Category 5 storm, with winds approaching 200 miles an hour is expected to cause travel chaos as it passes through the Caribbean and heads towards the Florida coast.



Houston Airports Reopen With Limited Service

August 30, 2017

Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental and Hobby airports have reopened for limited flights following the severe weather caused by Hurricane Harvey.


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.