United Airlines

United’s Sydney flights to LA, San Fran move to Boeing 777

Sydney is set to be treated to United’s best business class seat

United Club business class lounge, Hong Kong

As one of two Star Alliance business class lounges in Hong Kong, how does the United Club stack up?

United CEO predicts business travel will “return in full”

Zoom is more likely to replace phone calls than business trips, which are vital to building relat...

United joins Cathay in mandatory Covid vaccination

Carrier says decision grew out of concern for employee health ‘Everyone is safer’ when all are...

United goes all-in on premium flyers

The 270 new jets and the remaining single-aisle fleet will be upgraded with a new ‘signature inte...

United to order over 200 A321neo, 737 MAX jets

The Star Alliance member is poised to order more than 200 of the latest Airbus and Boeing aircraft.

United bets on a supersonic future with $4bn jet order

United’s initial order for 15 Boom Overture commercial supersonic jetliners won’t start flying un...

United Airlines boosts Los Angeles-Sydney flights

Step by step, the Star Alliance member rebuilds its Australia-US routes.

How airlines set airfares: why some flights can cost more

Airfares are forever changing, but what makes prices dial up or come down? Welcome to the dark ar...

United trials rapid Covid tests for New York-London flights

Fast testing is increasingly seen as a way to restart travel on lucrative air routes.

United to offer $250 coronavirus tests on Hawaii flights

Pre-flight screening services suggest a new pathway for restarting travel and tourism.

Airlines axe ticket-change fees to lure back flyers

The big three US airlines are ditching fees for changing your ticket, in the hope it gives travel...

United takes $7bn loan against its frequent flyer scheme

Here's a new way for airlines to tap one of their most powerful assets for much-needed cash.

United pauses Polaris refurbishments, lounge openings

United joins many other airlines in putting a stopper in capital expenditure to conserve cash whi...

United lifts reward rates on Star Alliance flights

Without notice, United's MileagePlus members now need 10% more miles to book many Star Alliance r...

United Airlines drops most Australian flights

United will halt all flights to Australia across March and April, except for Sydney-San Francisco.

United closes all Polaris business class lounges

With fewer people flying, United closes the door on its flagship Polaris airport lounges.

UA status match gives Star Alliance Gold with six flights

United's Status Match Challenge is back in 2020, and it's your shortcut to Star Alliance Gold perks.