United Announces More Flights to Spring Break Destinations - United Hub
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Announcing more flights to popular spring break destinations

By United Airlines, November 19, 2018

This spring, we are adding more flights to more destinations just in time for spring break travel. With nearly 150 additional flights between our hub airport locations and popular spring break destinations including Arizona, Florida, Hawaii, Mexico, the Caribbean and select ski destinations, your vacation planning just got easier.

We also announced the extension of our new seasonal nonstop service between Chicago and Brownsville/South Padre Island through the end of the spring travel season in April. And across the U.S., we are adding seven additional flights to Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona; 15 additional flights to 10 cities in Florida; eight more flights to four islands in Hawaii, and 10 more flights to four of Colorado's top ski destinations including Vail, Crested Butte, Steamboat Springs and Telluride.

Our spring network expansion also includes brand-new nonstop service to beach destinations in Florida and Texas; service between Denver and Destin, Palm Beach, Pensacola and Sarasota, Florida, and between Denver and Brownsville/South Padre Island in Texas.

Spring Break 2019 - More flights, more destinations - Where do you want to go?
We've added 150 flights including:
Caribbean
+54 flights
Mexico
+28 flights
Florida
+19 flights
Colorado
+10 flights
Hawaii
+8 flights
Arizona
+7 flights
More than
41,000
additional seats
5
new routes
from Denver
16
flights to
Costa Rica

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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