United Airlines

People Are Hearing Good Things About JetBlue

In times of calamity, companies have a chance to show consumers how much they care, and JetBlue seems to be doing just that during the current hurricane season.<p>In early September, JetBlue announced $99 tickets for nonstop flights out of Florida so people could flee Hurricane Irma. Connecting …

Airlines

Significant changes for 2018 NYC Half

Photo: NYRR.<p>The 2018 NYC Half will feature a new course on March 18, race organizers announced recently.<p>The United Airlines NYC Half-Marathon, …

Running

Intoxicated United Airlines passenger peed on seatmate mid-flight, lawsuit claims

A New Jersey man is suing United Airlines, claiming he was urinated on by a heavily intoxicated passenger sitting next to him.<p>Daniel Card was on flight 1871 back home from Los Angeles when he says an extremely drunk passenger boarded the flight and sat next to him.<p>As the cross-country flight …

Aviation

Here's what airlines legally owe you if you're bumped off a flight

Filed under: Finance, Business, Industry<p>The biggest US airlines involuntarily bumped40,629 in 2016. According to the Department of Transportation, you are entitled to certain things if you are involuntarily bumped off a flight. You are entitled to a document that tells you your rights, the …

Airlines

A Sneak Peek At United Airlines' New "Experiential" Food In Clubs

For as long as I’ve been an elite member of an airline loyalty program, the domestic airline clubs have been underwhelming when it comes to food. The …

Airlines

Retrofitted United 767 Polaris: Best Transatlantic Business Class

Related: United Airlines<p>The retrofitted United 767 Polaris seat and service now offers the best way to travel transatlantic in Business Class on any …

Airlines

A Trio of Midnight Treats on United Airlines - Live and Let's Fly

United Airlines provides a hot snack on premium transcontinental red eye flights. Over the last couple years I’ve only been offered three variations, …

Airlines

A Tribute to the 747 - Live and Let's Fly

United Airlines’ final 747 flight will take place next month. It will also mark the final day a 747 operates scheduled passenger service for a U.S. …

Airlines

Save up to 50%, Complimentary private transfers and more at Excellence Hotels Resorts

Excellence, every day, every night, for every guest. That’s what you’ll find during a stay with Excellence Group Luxury Hotels and Resorts. You will …

Hotels

Would United Airlines really acquire JetBlue?

An influential airline analyst is stirring the pot with a note positing a combination of United Continental and JetBlue. There's a better way for …

Airlines

This Family Was Kicked Off a Flight for Being Too Noisy

Just when you think you’ve heard it all when it comes to airlines behaving badly, another story pops up to remind you just how hellish it can be to …

Lifestyle

Flight attendants say they're less vigorous about enforcing rules and fear being attacked

In the wake of an infamous April incident that saw a bloodied passenger dragged off a plane, some flight attendants are saying that they feel …

Aviation

United Airlines Strands Couple In Puerto Rico, So They Decided To Get Married

A couple from Oregon who were visiting Puerto Rico when Hurricane Maria hit say they were abandoned by United Airlines, forcing them to find their …

Consumer News

United Airlines brings back Singapore Airlines online bookings

United MileagePlus members can once again use their miles to book Singapore Airlines reward flights through the United website, almost four years …

Airlines

A “Unique Experiential Trial” at United Clubs

United Airlines is experimenting with the food and drink offerings at four United Clubs in the USA. In what it calls a “unique experiential trial” …

Las Vegas

How the Warriors used China trip to grow business opportunities

SHANGHAI – The towering buildings sprang upward under a sea of blue sky in all directions.<p>As Warriors chief marketing officer Chip Bowers sat in the …

Golden State Warriors

Is the No-Fee United TravelBank Card Right for You?

The new card charges no annual fee and offers two percent back on all United purchases. But is it worth it?

Airlines

Airbus September Report: United Airlines Commits

Airbus booked 56 orders and delivered 55 aircraft in September.<p>Airbus orders are lagging year over year.<p>Airbus delivered 454 out of 720 targeted …

Aviation

United Airlines is Retiring its Last Boeing 747 in Retro Style

After the Wright Brothers’ early success at Kitty Hawk, no plane made more of a mark on aviation history like Boeing’s 747. However, with the advent …

For Men

Airline shares rise on post-hurricane results

NEW YORK (Reuters) - American Airlines (O:AAL) and United Airlines (N:UAL) reported better than expected September results on Tuesday, despite the …

Stock Markets

How the 4 Largest Airlines Use Artificial Intelligence

Last updated on October 9, 2017 by Kumba Sennaar<p>See more articles like this one in the following categories<p>The U.S. commercial airline system is an …

Artificial Intelligence

United Airlines and Unions Fly Through Sham Attacks On Labor To Help Out In Puerto Rico

Last week a United Boeing 777-300 flew from Newark to San Juan, carrying the assistance that Puerto Rico needs most after Hurricane Maria. Not just supplies, but 300 workers from 20 unions, all willing to work free to help the island rebuild.<p>Most volunteered to spend two weeks sleeping on cots in …

Caribbean

Live and Let’s Fly Weekend Digest: October 08, 2017

I’m back in Los Angeles after a week in France/Switzerland/Germany. My trip was exhausting so it will be great to stay in LA this week. The big news …

Airlines

United Airlines Tweeted the Score of a Baseball Game to a Passenger With Bad WiFi

Airline Twitter accounts are bombarded with an insane amount of angry customer service queries. The poor souls running these accounts are pretty much …

Major League Baseball

Important Note on Marriott’s Unpublished Platinum Status Challenge

I wrote a few weeks ago regarding Marriott’s unpublished Platinum elite status challenge. I referred a contact to the process and he didn’t have the …

Hospitality

United Airlines gives passenger in-game updates of ALDS through Twitter

Ken Blaze / USA TODAY Sports<p>One Cleveland Indians fan was on the receiving end of a surprisingly kind gesture from United Airlines during Game 2 of …

Airlines

Icelandair Economy Light fares concede low fare competitive edge to majors

Seattle to Munich is $371 with Icelandair for travel Jan-March 2018 and Frankfurt is $435 round trip. These are Icelandair’s new Economy Light fares …

Airlines

Behind the Scenes of the New United Safety Video

Airline safety videos have become highly-anticipated events and complicated productions. Some even have trailers now prior to release. United …

Airlines

United Airlines tweeted Yankees-Indians scores to a fan with bad in-flight Wi-Fi

A new height in customer service.<p>Pretty much everyone complains about airline customer service, and for the most part, they’re right — it sucks. But every once in a while, an airline goes above and beyond just to prove it can.<p>Like last night, when United Airlines kept a Cleveland Indians fan in the …

Airlines

Business Officers Included in US Expulsion of All Cuban Diplomats

<b>Havana:</b> The Cuban diplomats expelled from the US this week included all those dealing with US businesses, Cuba’s embassy in Washington told Reuters …

Cuba