United Airlines

Snow plows lined up at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport. (AP Photo)

Airlines canceling flights in advance of storm

(AP) – The big storm heading for the Northeast is already disrupting air travel. The aviation tracking website FlightAware shows United Airlines is already canceling more than 350 flights for Friday in advance of the storm.

02/07/2013

Boeing 787 FAA Review

FAA grounds Boeing 787s to address battery fires

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal officials say they are temporarily grounding Boeing’s 787 Dreamliners until the risk of possible battery fires is addressed.

01/16/2013

NY judge rejects 9/11 suit against United Airlines

NEW YORK (AP) – A New York City judge has rejected claims in a lawsuit that United Airlines can be held responsible for the collapse of a third World Trade Center building after the twin […]

11/21/2012

Bomb threat prompts airplane search at LAX

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities searched an airplane scheduled to depart from Los Angeles International Airport after someone called police and made a bomb threat. The airport’s police Sgt. Belinda Nettles said in a […]

10/20/2012

United Airlines struggles with computer problems

(AP) — United Airlines is having major computer problems that are affecting its operations at airports, and its website. The airline will only say that it has a “network outage.” Its main website, United.com, is […]

08/28/2012

United flight attendant ends 63-year career

HONOLULU (AP) – A United Airlines flight attendant will go into the Guinness Book of World Records after ending his 63-year career with a flight from Colorado to Hawaii. Eighty-three-year-old Ron Akana became the longest-serving […]

08/28/2012

United Airlines loses girl on solo trip to camp

(AP) – Should you let your child fly alone? Parents may wonder after a couple alleged this week that their 10-year-old daughter flying to summer camp was stranded at one of the world’s busiest airports […]

08/15/2012

United Airlines settles lawsuit over skycaps' tips

(AP) – United Airlines has settled a lawsuit alleging that companies it contracted to provide skycaps at airports around the country paid them less than minimum wage while not allowing them to keep all of […]

07/10/2012

Brouhaha over airline plan to charge extra for seats together

Have you heard about the airlines plan to charge travelers extra for the “privilege” of sitting together, and why United Airlines is taking extra heat? Catherine Hamm, Travel Editor for the Los Angeles Times joins […]

06/01/2012

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