Today, United Airlines flew – for the final time – a Boeing 747 aircraft, the jumbo jet with the unmistakable silhouette that once represented the state-of-the-art in air travel.
Serving as the ultimate throwback, the airline recreated the first 747 flight operated by United in 1970 for today’s historic farewell journey. Flight UA747 departed from San Francisco with service to Honolulu with more than 300 customers, employees and distinguished guests onboard.
From a 1970s-inspired menu to retro uniforms for flight attendants to inflight entertainment befitting of [...]
United Airlines announced new nonstop seasonal service to four popular European destinations including Reykjavik, Iceland, Porto, Portugal, Edinburgh, Scotland, and Zurich, Switzerland. United’s 2018 summer schedule offers more options for United customers from more than 100 North American cities to conveniently connect to Europe with just one stop in New York/Newark, San Francisco or Washington/Dulles hubs.
United adds service between Washington Dulles and Edinburgh and 787 Dreamliner service between San Francisco and Zurich to summer 2018 schedule
“As we [...]
United Airlines will add the Boeing 777-300ER to its 2017 flight schedules, with the airline’s newest aircraft type featuring the all-new United Polaris business class seats starting regularly scheduled service in February 2017. The aircraft’s entry into service will also mark the debut of United’s new wide-body cabin design.
With the flight schedule update this weekend, United will offer one round trip six days each week between Newark Liberty International Airport and San Francisco International Airport between Feb. 16 and May 4. The airline expects to begin [...]
United Airlines continues to uplift the in-flight experience, feeding customers’ appetites for complimentary choices by offering free snacks in United Economy on thousands of daily flights within North America and Latin America beginning in February 2016.
The free snacks come as United continues preparations to bring illycaffe’s signature scuro dark roast coffee to United Club locations at the airline’s mainland U.S. hubs beginning this month and to flights worldwide next summer.
MORNING TO EVENING SNACKS
Customers on flights [...]