Top News on United Airlines

  • First A350-1000 structures emerge


    ​Initial carbonfibre wing covers for the first Airbus A350-1000 have been completed, as structural work on the largest member of the family progresses.


  • Other News for United Airlines

  • AAR sees widebody MRO work returning stateside


    ​Demand in the USA for MRO work on widebody aircraft is on the rise as airlines increasingly chose to have such work...


  • Boeing delivers first GE-powered 787-9


    ​Boeing has delivered the first GE Aviation-powered 787-9 off the production line to United Airlines, which also...


  • Delta retiring four 747s as Pacific restructuring continues


    ​Delta Air Lines will retire four Boeing 747-400s by the end of 2014, as it continues to restructure its Pacific...


  • News Listings for United Airlines

  • American plans second daily flight on Los Angeles-London

    News | 30 Oct 2014 18:16 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​American Airlines will add a second daily flight to its route between Los Angeles and London Heathrow from 28 March 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-plans-second-daily-flight-on-Los-Angeles-London-405454/
  • ANALYSIS: US airlines bringing home MRO work

    News | 30 Oct 2014 10:19 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    After years of sending nearly all their widebodies overseas for MRO work, US airlines are increasingly having aircraft serviced stateside.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-US-airlines-bringing-home-MRO-work-405110/
  • 787s key to Hainan Airlines' North American expansion

    News | 30 Oct 2014 03:45 | Mavis Toh

    Hainan Airlines says it will add at least two new north American destinations to its network in 2015, as it takes delivery of the last two Boeing 787-8s it has on order.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/787s-key-to-Hainan-Airlines-North-American-expansion-405410/
  • ANALYSIS: Long US tarmac delays down from 2013

    News | 29 Oct 2014 21:52 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Despite news that the Department of Transportation fined another carrier for long tarmac delays, the number of such delays at US airports declined by more than half during the first eight months of 2014, according to government data.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Long-US-tarmac-delays-down-from-2013-405400/
  • American calls for Delta to end ‘extreme’ Haneda access position

    News | 29 Oct 2014 21:48 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines is calling on Delta Air Lines to back down on its demands for full access to Tokyo Haneda International airport for US carriers, as it continues to push for one of the Atlanta-based carrier’s frequencies at the airport.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-calls-for-Delta-to-end-extreme-Haneda-access-position-405401/
  • Republic nearly doubles operating profit to $61m in Q3

    News | 29 Oct 2014 13:13 | Edward Russell

    ​Republic Airways nearly doubled its operating profit to $60.8 million in the third quarter, as operating revenues rose on declining operating expenses.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Republic-nearly-doubles-operating-profit-to-61m-in-Q3-405384/