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Denver-Tokyo Route Delay

AP | Posted 04.23.2013 | Travel

DENVER (AP) — United Airlines is delaying the launch of a new route from Denver to Tokyo-Narita airport while U.S. regulators investigate problems w...

Airline Ditches Dreamliner Due To Battery Problems

AP | JOSHUA FREED and JOAN LOWY | Posted 04.23.2013 | Business

United Airlines cut the grounded Boeing 787 from its flying plans at least until June and postponed its new Denver-to-Tokyo flights on Thursday, as ai...

Passenger Pronounced Dead When Denver Plane Landed In Utah

AP | Posted 04.14.2013 | Denver

SALT LAKE CITY — Airport officials say a passenger was pronounced dead shortly after a plane from Denver landed in Salt Lake City. Salt Lake Ci...

Airline VIP Club Cheat Sheet

George Hobica | Posted 04.14.2013 | Travel
George Hobica

It's important to note that airline clubs vary greatly in quality, even within a single airline.

What Airline Takes Care Of Infants?

George Hobica | Posted 04.05.2013 | Travel
George Hobica

Flying internationally? If there's a choice, you definitely want to choose a foreign-based airline over a U.S.-based one.

New TSA PreCheck: Elitist, Confusing, Mysterious, Maddening

Blake Fleetwood | Posted 01.15.2013 | Politics
Blake Fleetwood

If you are under 12 or over 75--in like Flynn. No worries. No more long TSA security lines involving taking off your shoes or taking out your laptop...etc... But for the rest of us flyers, it's a secret new "E-ZPass" program of sorts: "Managed Inclusion" is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma, to paraphrase Winston Churchill.

United Airlines Allegedly Running 'Sham' Office To Avoid Taxes

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 03.16.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The lawsuit filed against United Airlines, alleging that the company falsely claims to buy jet fuel in a rural Illinois community in o...

Airline Will Stop Shipping Monkeys For Inhumane Medical Testing

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 01.09.2013 | Green

Animal-rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) said in a press release Monday that United Airlines would no longer ship monkey...

Is Delta About To Get A Lot Sexier?

John Nicholson | Posted 12.18.2012 | Travel
John Nicholson

Even if Delta retains its corporatist image and mediocre product quality, though, the prospect of being able to accrue, redeem and enjoy benefits on Virgin Atlantic makes Delta's frequent flyer program, SkyMiles, and its alliance network, SkyTeam, much more attractive for transatlantic fliers.

Bad Airline Service: When Is Enough Enough?

Robert Schrader | Posted 02.17.2013 | Travel
Robert Schrader

Whether you want to congratulate or lambast an airline you've recently flown, head on over to BadAirline and make an airline complaint on the airline's report card. Or, subscribe to our airline news blog and keep abreast of the latest airline developments.

1st Class Flyers Offer Seats To Crying Disabled Vet, Delta Won't Accommodate

Posted 12.14.2012 | Impact

Marine Lance Cpl. Christian Brown, a disabled veteran, was wheeled down to the last row of the airplane and bumped up against aisle seats after he had...

PHOTOS: Rothenburg Is Germany's Christmas City

Susan Fogwell | Posted 02.04.2013 | Travel
Susan Fogwell

Shop windows display beer steins, wooden nutcrackers and German-made Teddy bears.

Planes, Trains and Cars: Cartels Take Over the Travel Industry

Blake Fleetwood | Posted 11.22.2012 | Business
Blake Fleetwood

If airlines and car rental companies want to increase market share, the big guys should have to earn it by winning the business and loyalty of their customers; not by gobbling up competitors or driving them out of business

Judge Rejects 9/11 United Airlines Lawsuit

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 01.21.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — United Airlines cannot be held responsible for the hijacking of an American Airlines flight and the collapse of a third World Trade C...

Last Minute Holiday Air Travel Tips to Save Your Sanity

Elizabeth Thorp | Posted 01.19.2013 | Travel
Elizabeth Thorp

Approximately 24 million travelers will take to the skies in the next few weeks to celebrate the holidays with family and friends, according to Airlines for America. Whether you're visiting Grandma, hitting the slopes or simply getting away from the hustle and bustle, there are some air travel tips you should know.

Paralyzed Marine Sues Airline For Allegedly Forcing Him To Sit In Urine

Posted 11.15.2012 | Impact

An Afghanistan War veteran and Paralympian is suing United Airlines and an airport contractor for allegedly causing him injury and, he says, to make s...

Turn-Down Service Comes To United

CNN | Marnie Hunter | Posted 01.13.2013 | Travel

Sweet dreams on an airplane generally are reserved for first class passengers. And United Airlines is sweetening that dreamy proposition for their pre...

United Airlines To Return TIF Funds To The City

AP | Posted 11.12.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- The mayor says United Airlines will repay $5.6 million in tax incentives the company received from Chicago to redevelop its downtown headqu...

PHOTOS: United's 1st Dreamliner Touches Down In Chi-Town

AP | Posted 11.04.2012 | Travel

CHICAGO -- United Airlines' inaugural flight of Boeing's 787 Dreamliner has touched down at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport. United is the fir...

What Do Airlines Owe Passengers Displaced By Sandy?

Kate Hanni | Posted 12.31.2012 | Travel
Kate Hanni

A tiny percentage of the people unable to board the 19271 flights canceled or rescheduled in the wake of Hurricane Sandy likely read the contract that is now determining what sort of help their airline is obliged to give them.

Airline's Attempt To Raise Fares Fails

AP | Posted 10.12.2012 | Money

DALLAS -- The latest attempt by airlines to raise fares has collapsed. United Airlines said Thursday that it rolled back an increase of $4 to $10 per...

Airline Raises Fares, AGAIN

AP | Posted 12.10.2012 | Money

DALLAS — United Airlines is raising prices on most flights within the U.S. by up to $10 per round trip. The airline confirmed the increase on W...

United CEO Talks 787s

AP | JOSHUA FREED | Posted 09.28.2012 | Travel

-- For years, airline executives were criticized for falling in love with shiny new airplanes, to the detriment of their shareholders. United Contine...

Erratic Man Scares Passengers On United Flight

AP | Posted 09.27.2012 | Travel

SANTA ANA, Calif. -- Passengers said they had to tackle a man who was behaving aggressively and grabbing women during a flight from Chicago to Orange ...

WATCH: United Airlines' 787 Dreamliner Assembled In Time-Lapse

Posted 09.25.2012 | Travel

A new, enchanting time-lapse video shows the process of assembling and painting a United 787. The carrier is the first to fly the composite aircraft i...