Tag Archives: United Airlines

Delta and United Airlines hike their fares

    Farescompare.com recently published that Delta Airlines, followed by United Airlines raised their fares. The website, noticed the members that Delta increased their ticket prices from $4 to $10 on its domestic route system. Later United and Continental matched the increase. The success or failure of the hike will depend on whether the carriers match the increase or not.

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Delta and United rated best on Business Travel News’ survey

    The annual survey of corporate travel buyers made by Business Travel News rated United Airlines second out of the five largest airlines in the United States. The first and best rated was Delta Airlines. 406 travel buyers were asker to value the five largest carriers in 10 service delivery categories. From a scale of 1 to 5 points, …

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High fees for oversized bags

  Up to US$450 for baggage fee are charging different airlines. Like American Airlines which has begun charging for an oversize bag weighting between 71lbs and 100lbs. Continental and United Airlines have introduced a US$400 fee for luggage of a similar size. Even for normal sized luggage the extra charge can be as high as US$43, revealed a study made …

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Families of victims of 9/11 present lawsuit for failed security control

Family members of an 9/11 victim, presented a lawsuit against United Airline and another firm, because of what they considered bad security checks at the airport in Boston the day of the attack, reported “The New York Times”. The family accuses the airline and the company behind the security control of the passengers of the United Airline flight 175, for …

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Airfares rising in the United States

The unstable economy of the US has made the airlines rise their flight rates, for the ninth time this year. US Airways increased up to US$5 the fees of short trips, bought at the moment, such as walk-up purchases. This rise was also applied by United Airlines, Delta Airlines and Southwest Airlines. In the case of US Airways, is sure …

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The first passenger to hit the 10 million miles

Tom Stuker had already accumulated more miles than that through various credit card purchases, hotel stays and other partnership programs. But the Chicago-based automotive sales consultant had his heart set on reaching a more elusive milestone: to be the first person to accumulate 10 million “butt-in-seat” miles. United Airlines says Stuker is the airline’s first customer to rack up 10 …

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A passenger called suspicious was arrested

Authorities say a United Airlines flight headed from Chicago to Frankfurt, Germany, has been diverted to Cleveland and a passenger arrested after an onboard disturbance. United says Flight 944 landed in Cleveland at about 5:30 p.m. Friday.

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Only for this weekend!

You can’t miss this opportunity. United Airlines E-Fares offers you, and only for this weekend, flights so cheap there’s no excuse to stay home. Enjoy this weekend flights with friends, family or by yourself, there’s no time to waste.

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United increases service at D.C. hub

United Airlines has announced that over the next few months it will be adding more flights to and from its hub in Washington, D.C. From now until May 2006, the airline will add more flights between D.C. and Boston, Phoenix, New Orleans, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, Myrtle Beach and St Louis. Internationally United will also increase its service between D.C. …

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United and Lufthansa team up for winter sale

United Airlines and Lufthansa have joined forces to offer discounts on many of its routes this winter. From now until December 13, 2005 customers can find cheap airfares for over 300 international destinations. Some sample each way fares based on a round trip purchase include Chicago and London for $184, Seattle and Paris for $342, San Francisco and Casablanca for …

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