Posts Tagged ‘United Airlines’


10 Years Since Space Shuttle Columbia Disaster: February 1st in Aviation History

Today marks the anniversaries of the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster, UAL's emergence from bankruptcy, Boeing's decision to discontinue the 727 and more...
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United ops at Newark Airport. (Photo by InSapphoWeTrust via Flickr, CC-BY-SA)

United Airlines Worker Struck By Baggage Cart At Newark Airport

A United Airlines employee sustained serious injuries Sunday morning after being pinned by a cart carrying luggage at Newark Airport.
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Newark Liberty International Airport control tower.

United Express Flight Blows Tires On Landing at Newark

An ExpressJet/United Express Embraer blew its tires and veered off a runway while landing at Newark Airport Sunday night.
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United Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner. (Photo by Kevin Koske)

FAA Orders Airlines To Stop Flying Boeing 787 [UPDATED]

The FAA has ordered US airlines to temporarily stop flying the Boeing 787 effective immediately, citing the potential for battery failures.
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United Airlines Boeing 747-400. (Photo by United)

United’s High-Speed Satellite WiFi Will Let Customers Choose Price Based On Speed

With new tech and a unique pricing scheme, UA just might alleviate two of the most common complaints about in-flight WiFi: price and speed.
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