Introducing the Boeing 737 Max 10 - United Hub

Introducing the Boeing 737 Max 10

By United Airlines, July 28, 2017

We recently announced an agreement with Boeing to convert 100 of our current 737 MAX 9 orders into 737 MAX 10s, making us the single largest MAX 10 customer in the world. Deliveries of our 100 MAX 10s will start in late 2020. Here's a look at what's coming.

Taking our 737 fleet into the future

With superior fuel efficiency and increased range, the 737 MAX 9 and MAX 10 aircraft will elevate the performance and capabilities of United's existing 737 fleet.

Meet the
737 MAX 10


Our 737 MAX 10 is very similar to our 737 MAX 9 and other next-generation 737 aircraft, which will make it easier to source spare parts when they are needed.


Innovative Boeing Sky Interior features modern-sculpted sidewalls, LED lighting and more overhead bin capacity for customers


Similar to its predecessors, the MAX 10's engine incorporates the latest technologies to deliver a reduction in noise, carbon and NOx emissions


The AT Winglet improves fuel efficiency contributing to overall performance

Landing gear

Improved capabilities and better braking performance


66 inches longer than the 737 MAX 9

Flight deck

Similar to the 737NG and MAX fleet, the flight deck offers pilots the latest advancements.

Going the distance

The extended range of the 737 MAX aircraft makes them capable of traveling to a number of destinations.

Aircraft range listed from greatest to least:

  • 737 MAX 9
  • 737 MAX 10
  • 737-700
  • 737-900ER
  • 737-800

Looking ahead

United's current and future 737 fleet

126 seats
on order
166 seats
on order
179 seats
on order
737 MAX 9
seats TBD
on order
737 MAX 10
seats TBD
on order

United Cargo operates more than 11,000 cargo-only flights in one year

By The Hub team, March 19, 2021

On March 19, 2020, United operated its first flight carrying cargo without passengers on board. While the passenger cabin was empty, its cargo hold was completely full, carrying more than 29,000 pounds of commodities from Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to Frankfurt Airport (FRA).

A year later, United Cargo has operated more than 11,000 cargo-only flights carrying more than 570 million pounds of freight. To support the COVID-19 pandemic recovery efforts, United Cargo has also transported more than 113 million pounds of medical and pharmaceutical products on both cargo-only and passenger flights as well as approximately 10 million COVID-19 vaccines, providing global communities access to the items they have needed most.

10 tips for spring travel

By The Hub team, February 24, 2021

Whether you haven't flown with us for a while or just need a quick refresher before your spring trip, read this list of tips to know before your flight and arrive at the airport travel-ready:

1. Download the United app for contactless bag check, travel assistance and more

Before your flight, download the United app to view your flight status, check in, sign up for flight notifications, locate departure gates, access our free personal device entertainment when available and more. We've also updated our app with new features that can make your trip a little safer, including contactless bag check.

Don't forget to use Agent on Demand for help with any and all questions you may have before your flight. This new capability is available at all our U.S. hub airports and allows you to use your own mobile device to contact a customer service agent via phone, video or chat to help with day-of-travel questions while you're at the airport. Learn more about Agent on Demand here.

United joins UNICEF COVAX initiative

By The Hub team, February 19, 2021

This week, we were honored to become the first U.S. airline to join the UNICEF Humanitarian Airfreight Initiative to combat the COVID-19 pandemic by transporting the vaccine and other critically needed supplies to underserved areas of the globe.

"We are committed to helping the global community in any way we can, and we all must work together to do our part to bring this health and humanitarian crisis to an end," said Director of Cargo Specialty Products Manu Jacobs.

We will leverage our expertise to transport these critical pharmaceutical and healthcare shipments around the world safely, efficiently and expediently. We are proud to partner with the United Nations to support this global effort and provide equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines.

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