When I saw the news yesterday that United Airlines would retire its 747 with a special Hawaiian-themed celebration to recreate its first flight, I resolved to be part of the flight…no matter the cost. I braced myself for the cost. Would I have to sell my first born son in order to afford a seat […] The post Booked! Last United 747 Flight appeared first on Live and Let's Fly.
After 47 years, United Airlines is retiring the Boeing 747 from its fleet. The final international flight will be on October 29, 2017 from Seoul to San Francisco. Today, United announced the final domestic flight: San Francisco to Honolulu on November 07th. Show More Summary
In late August, United Airlines opened Classified, the hottest restaurant to hit the airport dining scene in recent memory. But apart from those dedicated to restaurants and airport dining, few know of its existence and even fewer will...Show More Summary
Remember Hurricane José? Ten days ago, travel alerts were issued by at least two airlines that the islands of the northeastern Caribbean Sea — which had already been devastated by Hurricane Irma just days earlier — could be impactedShow More Summary
On Saturday I outlined how to take advantage of stopovers in Europe using United Airlines miles. Today, I will outline a way for you to reach fairly remote cities in Europe cheaply using Iceland as your launchpad. This trick is not limited to United miles. Show More Summary
As my parents trip to Scotland concludes, they end with a review of United Airlines business class from Dublin (DUB) to Newark (EWR). See the seat, food, service and...
Looking to head between Chicago on the cheap? Well now you can thanks to some cheap nonstop flights on several airlines including all the major carriers such as American Airlines and United with non-stop flights starting at $45 each-way from several cities including San Francisco, Las Vegas, Los Angeles and more. Show More Summary
Earlier this week, United announced it would begin service to Iceland starting next May. The new route creates a great opportunity for an Iceland stopover on your way to Europe or back if using United miles. Last year, United Airlines...Show More Summary
I’ve been wanting to fly on the Boeing 787 “Dreamliner” ever since I missed a chance to go on an inaugural junket aboard one before Boeing began delivery to the airlines. But three days ago I finally got my chance, aboard United Flight 935 from London to Los Angeles. Some context: United is my default airline by virtue of […]
United Airlines and CNN’s Richard Quest have been working for three years on the latest edition of Business Traveler. The program tracks United’s Polaris Business Class from its birth to takeoff. I think this three-part video is 24 minutes well invested. Show More Summary
I received a pretty tempting offer earlier today where I can earn up to 18,000 bonus miles for flying on United Airlines. Before I continue, I want to mention that this is a targeted offer and it’s only available to those who received the e-mail invitation. Show More Summary
Is United Airlines be penalizing regular members with award space to give more value to their credit card holders and elite members? The post Is United Penalizing Regular Members to Give More Award Value to Cardholders/Elite Members? appeared first on Running with Miles.
United Airlines will launch four new routes to Europe for summer 2018, including two new destinations it currently does not serve. All new routes are already bookable.
Delta Basic Economy fares permit a larger carry-on bag, so the focus of this story is on American Airlines and United. If you think you can slip by undetected with you rollerboard, be prepared to pay up and lose every penny you saved by buying a Basic Economy fare in the first place. Show More Summary
United Airlines has San Francisco to Quito, Ecuador at $444 round trip for travel October to April. There are only a few dates each month with these low ticket prices. United is more than $100 lower than American or Delta. JetBlue has comparable fares to United on fewer dates. Show More Summary
The Bon Voyage 2017 Sweepstakes from United Airlines offers you the opportunity to win 100,000 MileagePlus miles and $2,500.00; or you could be one of three winners who will each have 20,000 miles deposited into their MileagePlus membership accounts — but you only have until... The post Your Chance to Win 100,000 MileagePlus Miles and $2,500 appeared first on The Gate.
American, Unites and Alaska Airlines have separate sweepstakes going on that can earn you a great cash prize and 100,000 miles. You can earn entries by registering, making purchases, opt in for emails, or mailing post cards.
It will take around 17 hours and 30 minutes to fly the 8,596-mile route, making it the fourth longest flight in the world.
United Airlines has announced they’ll be adding several new routes to Europe next summer. Highlights include nonstop service between Washington Dulles and Edinburgh as well as San Francisco to Zurich service. Other new routes include Newark to Porto, Portugal as well as to Reykjavik, Iceland. Show More Summary
A 77 year-old-woman was stranded in a wheelchair for hours at the Newark Airport in New Jersey after United Airlines bumped her from her flight on London. Steven Williams said that he dropped his wheelchair-bound mother at the Ronald Reagan National Airport in Virginia, where she was flying to New...