Available on some routes from Japan on March 31, 2019

United Airlines (Headquarters: Chicago; CEO: Oscar Muñoz) will release United Premium Plus, a premium seat in its economy class, on December 28 (US time) on December 3 (US time). Hour). The premium plus is

Available on some international flights starting March 31, 2019, and eligible routes by May 2019

It will be offered on 21 routes. At first, flights to / from Japan are eligible for the Narita-Newark / New York route and the Narita-San Francisco route.


Andrew Nocera, United Airlines Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer,

"With the introduction of United Premium Plus, we will be able to offer customers more choices and the best products each customer wants. United Premium Plus uses the same products used by United Polaris It also incorporates some high quality amenities and is confident that it will be the best product for those who want a higher class travel experience in economy class. "


United Premium Plus customers receive a variety of benefits, including free baggage check-in, check-in at the Premier Access Counter, and priority boarding, prior to departure of the aircraft. You can also take advantage of United Club discounts.


In the cabin, you can relax on comfortable seats with more legroom, elbow space and reclining angle than Economy Plus and Economy Class seats, special in-flight meals, mid-flight snacks and pre-arrival Meals can also be enjoyed. In addition to non-alcoholic beverages, beer and wine, other alcoholic beverages are available free of charge. In addition to a special amenity kit, a luxury U.S. department store Sax Fifth Avenue blanket and premium pillows, plus noise-cancelling headphones, a large screen in the seat Enjoy hundreds of hours of in-flight entertainment programs. In addition, each seat will have its own power and USB outlets, and there will be a dedicated luggage compartment overhead. There is also a personal space where you can keep your device handy during flight. Photos of United Premium Plus can be downloaded from the website United Hub here .

Aircraft and routes equipped with United Premium Plus

In the summer of 2018, selected Boeing 777-200 and 777-300 aircraft were introduced with United Premium Plus seats. The Boeing 787-10, first received in early November, is already

Ted Polaris and United Premium Plus seats have been introduced from the outset. United Polaris on all aircraft with United Premium Plus seats

A new seat has also been introduced. United Airlines plans to introduce United Polaris and United Premium Plus seat-equipped aircraft on average every 10 days until 2020.

The original routes where United Premium Plus is introduced and launched are as follows:

Routes used by Boeing 777-300 aircraft

date

(From US)

Flight number

Point of departure

departure time

Destination

Arrival time

March 30

UA 179

New York / Newark

3:15 pm

Hong Kong (HKG)

7:10 pm

March 30

UA 48

New York / Newark

8:10 pm

Mumbai (BOM)

8:50 pm

March 30

UA 90

New York / Newark

10:50 pm

Tel Aviv (TLV)

4:20 pm

March 30

UA 79

New York / Newark

11:05 pm

Tokyo (NRT)

1:55 pm

March 30

UA 58

San Francisco

1:50 pm

Frankfurt (FRA)

9:55 am

March 30

UA 869

San Francisco

1:00 pm

Hong Kong (HKG)

6:45 pm

March 30

UA 871

San Francisco

2:00 pm

Taipei (TPE)

6:45 pm

March 30

UA 954

San Francisco

7:45 pm

Tel Aviv (TLV)

7:55 pm

March 30

UA 837

San Francisco

11:30 am

Tokyo (NRT)

2:35 pm

April 29

UA 901

San Francisco

12:25 pm

London (LHR)

6:55 am

Routes used by Boeing 777-200 aircraft

date

(From US)

Flight number

Point of departure

departure time

Destination

Arrival time

March 30

UA 999

New York / Newark

6:30 pm

Brussels (BRU)

7:45 am

March 30

UA 57

New York / Newark

6:30 pm

Paris (CDG)

7:45 am

March 30

UA 917

San Francisco

11:10 pm

Auckland (AKL)

8:20 am

March 30

UA 888

San Francisco

10:55 am

Beijing (PEK)

2:20 pm

March 30

UA 926

San Francisco

7:15 pm

Frankfurt (FRA)

3:15 pm

April 29

UA 990

San Francisco

2:50 pm

Paris (CDG)

10:35 am

March 30

UA 950

Washington Dulles

5:40 pm

Brussels (BRU)

7:15 am

April 29

UA 915

Washington Dulles

5:20 pm

Paris (CDG)

6:55 am

May 22

UA 72

Washington Dulles

10:30 pm

Tel Aviv (TLV)

4:30 pm

Routes used by Boeing 787-10 aircraft

date

(From US)

Flight number

Point of departure

departure time

Destination

Arrival time

March 30

UA 960

New York / Newark

7:40 pm

Frankfurt (FRA)

9:10 am

March 30

UA 84

New York / Newark

4:55 pm

Tel Aviv (TLV)

10:15 am

April 29

UA 57

New York / Newark

6:40 pm

Paris (CDG)

7:45 am

April 29

UA 120

New York / Newark

7:30 pm

Barcelona (BCN)

9:00 am

May 22

UA 999

New York / Newark

6:30 pm

Brussels (BRU)

7:45 am

May 22

UA 23

New York / Newark

7:25 pm

Dublin (DUB)

7:05 am

Use and upgrade miles

United Premium Plus can be booked with MileagePlus miles in addition to the usual purchase method. Upgrade from Economy to United Premium Plus or United Polaris Business Class with the Global Premier Upgrade or MileagePlus Upgrade Awards.

For United Airlines Premium Economy experience, more information here please visit.

About United Airlines

United Airlines, along with United Express, operates an average of approximately 4,700 daily flights to 356 airports on five continents. In 2017, it transported a total of 148 million passengers on more than 1.6 million flights. United operates hub airports in seven continental US cities (Chicago, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles, Newark / New York, San Francisco, and Washington, DC) and boasts the world's most extensive global network. United Airlines also operates 760 aircraft on major routes, and United Express operates 546 aircraft on regional routes. United Airlines is a founding member of the Star Alliance, serving 28 countries and serving 193 countries. For more information about United Airlines united.com or visit the official Twitter ( AttoUnited please to follow), or the official Facebook. United Continental Holdings, Inc., the parent company of United Airlines, is listed on the Nasdaq market under the symbol UAL.

United Airlines in Japan

United currently operates more than 110 flights a week from Japan to seven mainland US cities (San Francisco, Los Angeles, Denver, Chicago, Houston, Newark / New York, and Washington, DC) as well as Honolulu and Guam. In addition, the state-of-the-art B787 Dreamliner is currently operating on routes such as Narita-Denver and Narita-Los Angeles. United

For more information about Do Air , visit united.com or visit the official Japanese version of Facebook

Follow " @UnitedAirlinesJapan ".