Stories tagged: United
Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 2:37 p.m.
The news that JetBlue and United Airlines have raised fees for checked bags and some flight cancellations has provoked two U.S. senators and a congressman who are calling for “relief …
Sat., May 12, 2018, 7:31 p.m.
An African woman and her children were kicked off a United Airlines flight after a fellow passenger complained that she had a “pungent” odor, according to a racial discrimination lawsuit …
Wed., March 14, 2018, 1:47 p.m.
United Airlines says it’s investigating after mistakenly flying a Kansas family’s dog to Japan.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 1:47 p.m.
Airlines are bumping fewer passengers off oversold planes after taking to heart the public anger over a man being violently dragged from his seat earlier this year.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 2:53 p.m.
Airline stocks surged Tuesday after United and American slightly sweetened their outlook for third-quarter revenue.
Tue., May 16, 2017, 10:50 a.m.
Delta Air Lines scored the best for on-time flights in the latest government rankings, and United and American weren’t far behind.
Wed., April 26, 2017, 4:58 p.m.
Legislation set to be introduced in the Senate on Wednesday would bar airlines from involuntarily removing passengers once they’ve boarded a flight and eliminate the caps on the compensation they …
UPDATED: Sun., April 16, 2017, 10:20 p.m.
United Airlines is changing a company policy and will no longer allow crew members to displace customers already onboard an airplane.
UPDATED: Sat., April 15, 2017, 3:58 p.m.
The lawyer for a man dragged off a United flight says the airline and Chicago officials have agreed to preserve evidence of the incident.
UPDATED: Fri., April 14, 2017, 5:50 p.m.
Delta Air Lines Inc. increased the payouts its airport agents can offer passengers on overbooked flights, moving to prevent a public relations nightmare similar to the one plaguing United Continental …
UPDATED: Mon., March 20, 2017, 6:43 p.m.
The wide-bodied Boeing 747 was once known as the queen of the skies, an instantly recognizable behemoth revered for its luxury and spaciousness. Now the 747’s days as a passenger …
Wed., Nov. 23, 2016, 1:59 p.m.
The German government expressed revulsion Wednesday at Nazi-style salutes such as those performed at a recent far-right event in Washington, but said it was confident the United States can tackle …