11 hrs ago
AmEx gets into the airport lounge business
After its members got bounced from United Airlines' and American Airlines' airport lounges, American Express is opening their own and trying to one-up the airline clubs with even nicer amenities.
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15 hrs ago
United Airlines opens new hangar at Newark Liberty airport
United Airlines unveiled its newest maintenance facility on Thursday - a wide-body aircraft maintenance hangar at Newark Liberty International Airport in Newark, N.J. United invested $35 million to build the hangar, which will primarily be used for the Chicago-based airline's newest aircraft, including the Boeing 787 Dreamliner and the Airbus ... (more)
18 hrs ago
Inside Bay Area
Herhold: A not-so-random act of kindness at San Jose's airport
When she arrived Sunday afternoon at San Jose's airport, Brandi Sperry faced a host of problems.
22 hrs ago
What we're reading: Virgin America Love Field gates, UA limits...
San Francisco-based Virgin America said the gates would be used to add new services from Love Field to airports such as New York's LaGuardia, Ronald Reagan Washington National and Chicago O'Hare.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
United Is Obsessed With the Winglets That Save It $200 Million a Year
Airlines' excitement over winglets proves that the way to get carriers to adopt environmentally safer practices and products is to make sure it also boosts their bottom line.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
United Airlines Enforces Carry-On Bag Size Restrictions
United Airlines has announced a new focus on ridding the overhead bins in its airplanes of oversized carry-on bags.
Carry-on Crackdown: United Enforces Bag Size Limit
United Airlines is getting tough on passengers with oversized carry-on bags, even sending some of them back to the ticket counter to check their luggage for a fee.
United Airlines to Present at 2014 J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation and Industrials Conference
The live audio webcast and accompanying presentation will be available on the investor relations section of United's website at ir.united.com.
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United Airlines forces passengers with big carry-on bags to check them, pay $25 fee
In this May 8, 2013 file photo, groups of passengers wait at a United Airlines gate to board a flight in separate numbered lanes at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago.
Carry-on crackdown: United Airlines enforces bag size limit
The Chicago-based airline has installed new bag-sizers at most airports. As of Saturday, workers have been sending passengers whose bag exceeds the dimensions for carry-ons back to the ticket counter, where they check the bag and pay a $25 fee.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Business Traveler: Loyalty Program Attrition
Anyone been to a good travel conference lately? This week is ITB , "The World's Leading Travel Trade Show" in Berlin and annual bonanza mashing suppliers, operators and marketers into one fuzzy mess.
Cleveland Hopkins director says ultra-low-cost carriers expressing interest
Could Cleveland Hopkins International Airport be in line for a "Frontier effect" that exerts downward pressure on air fares? Hopkins Director Ricky Smith says yes.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Post and Courier
Latest airline perk: Safe distance from the masses
On flights from San Francisco to Hong Kong, first-class passengers can enjoy a mesclun salad with king crab or a grilled prime beef tenderloin, stretch out in a 3-foot-wide seat that converts to a bed and sip Krug Champagne.
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
United's Shares Hit Hard By Winter Storms
Shares of United Continental Holdings Inc. fell more than 3 percent on Friday due to a series of severe storms; winter weather forced the cancellation of more than 22,500 flights.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Winter Storms Bring Airline Chaos
Don't know why there are no planes up in the sky? The answer is stormy weather. Cold, snowy, wintry weather has caused United Continental, the number two airline in the world , to cancel 22,500 flights in the first two months of 2014.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Blast Radius and KBM Group Onboard Top Talent
Blast Radius took on Chandana Reddy, creative technologist, and Jack Minster, technical solutions architect.
United Airlines beats out Hawaiian Airlines for service to Haneda
United Airlines won tentative approval to begin flights between San Francisco and Tokyo International Airport at Haneda.
Canadian Business Magazine
Best Buy, Deckers, Sotheby's, Pier 1 and United Continental are big market movers
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: Shares of the electronics retailer continued to rise a day after posting a fourth-quarter profit that topped Wall Street expectations.
United Airlines is expanding its gluten-free food options
Many frequent travelers might argue the airline travel experience has declined in recent years.
Wall Street Breakfast: Must-Know News
Top Stories Tesla bond sale brings in $2B - FT . Tesla has raised $2B in the largest U.S. convertible-bond offering in over two years, the FT reports.