United Airlines Suspending Flights From O'Hare To Leon, Mexico, Due To 737 Max GroundingBeginning September 3, United will temporarily suspend service between its hub in Chicago and Leon, a city in central Mexico. It currently offers one daily round trip flight between the cities.
Boeing 737 Max Could Stay Grounded Until 2020, But Some Airlines Still Booking On Fall ReturnIt might be July, but it’s not too early to think about planning for holiday travel, and if you’re flying, you could get booked on a Boeing 737 Max, even though the jets remain grounded due to safety concerns after two fatal crashes.
United Airlines To Drop One Of Last Vestiges Of ContinentalThe Chicago-based parent company of United Airlines is changing its name and shedding a bit more of its Houston connections.
United CEO Oscar Munoz Vows To Board Airline's First 737 Max Flight Once Jets Cleared To Fly AgainSeeking to reassure travelers, United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz has promised to board his company’s first Boeing 737 Max jet to take flight once regulators clear the aircraft to fly again.
United Airlines Agent Charged After Racial Slur AccusationHouston Police spokesman Victor Senties said Tuesday that passenger Cacilie Hughes, who is black, and two witnesses told officers that the agent called her a monkey.
Travel Insurance Provider 'Just Fly' Accused Of Charging Passengers To File ClaimsUnited Airlines helped out a passenger recently who was let down by her travel insurance provider.
Aerodata Computer Glitch Causes Flight Delays For Several AirlinesTechnical issues with a software system called Aerodata caused delays for several airlines nationwide Monday morning.
United Airlines Now Has Non-Binary Gender Booking Options"I'm excited to see United Airlines take the lead on this. It allows them to be more inclusive and it opens the door for more business for United and hopefully other airlines and companies throughout the country will do the same."
United To Pursue High-Fare Travelers With More Premium SeatsUnited will retrofit 21 of its Boeing 767-300ER jets starting in the next several weeks. It will reduce seats from 214 to 167 by shrinking the economy section while going from 30 to 46 business-class seats and adding 22 "premium plus" seats.
FAA: Chicago's O'Hare Was Busiest Airport In U.S. Last YearUnited Airlines is the largest carrier at O'Hare and has been adding more flights from its hub at the Chicago airport to smaller cities throughout the Midwest.
'It's A Scam,' Travel Website Offering Luxury Deals InvestigatedSpendelicious, a luxury travel website, promises elite status in hotels and airline loyalty programs for a fee. Airlines and travel-industry experts are calling the website a “scam.”
United Airlines Plane Skids Off Runway At O'HareA United Airlines plane flying into O'Hare from Phoenix skidded off the runway, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
United Airlines Posts Smaller Profit But Tops ExpectationsChicago-based United expects more modest revenue growth in the first three months of this year. However, it predicted that the revenue-per-seat figure would be flat to up three percent.
Paraplegic Football Coach Claims To Have Been Forced To Scoot Down Aisle, Off Of United FlightTyler Schilhabel, who is paraplegic, had a connecting flight in Chicago and says he had to "scoot all the way down on my butt" when United Airlines did not offer him an aisle chair.
United Airlines May Move Headquarters Out Of Willis Tower United Airlines might be moving out of Willis Tower. The Chicago-based airline is reportedly in discussions with developers about moving to a new headquarters somewhere in the city.