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Jet Fuel Gushing from United Airlines 767 Cancels Flight to Venice

A United Airlines Boeing 767-300 bound from Newark to Venice was canceled, after fuel started gushing out of the aircrafts left-wing. Passengers noticed what was going on and had to convince the crew what was going on to have it investigated, as the flight attendants at first dismissed the claim! It’s unknown what caused the spill,…

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United Airlines Expands Flights to Hawaii

United Airlines announced it would be increasing their service to Hawaii this year, offering a total of 40 daily flights between the mainland and the islands. All cities including Honolulu (HNL), Hilo (ITO), Kona (KOA), Lihue (LIH), and Maui (OGG) can expect to see an increase in service over the course of this year. Per United, Beginning December 20, United will…

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United Airlines Enhances Transcontinental Flights

United Airlines announced that they would be enhancing their transcontinental service which operates between Newark to Los Angeles and San Francisco for customers in both business class and in Economy Plus. In addition, the airline will be adding Boston to San Francisco as a transcontinental route with the new added amenities. United Airlines Enhances Transcontinental Flights…

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United Passenger Removed from Plane after Not Getting Upgraded

Another United Airlines passenger was removed from an aircraft, though this time the passenger wasn’t dragged off unlike last month’s incident where a United Airlines Passenger Was Dragged Off a Plane Due To Oversell. The passenger, a Trump supporter wearing a Make America Great Again hat, claims he didn’t receive an upgrade to United Polaris Business…

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Earn 500 Bonus United MileagePlus Miles

You can score 500 bonus United miles with this promotion. When you spend $200 shopping through the MileagePlus® Shopping mall 5/16-5/26. 500 Bonus United Miles Shopping The Deal You get a bonus of 500 MileagePlus® bonus award miles on qualifying purchases Which is in addition to the standard MileagePlus® miles earned *During the “May Bonus” bonus…

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United Flight Attendant Forces Passenger To Pee In Cup!

Oh wow! I told you about my Shocking United Airlines Experience, after United dragging a passenger off the plane creating nationwide attention, then a scorpion stung a passenger on a United plane. Next came the suspicious story of how a wedding couple were pulled from their flight. Most recently there were questions about how a 3 foot long Rabbit died while in United’s care.…

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United Airlines Expanding Service at San Francisco

United Airlines has announced that they will be increasing their service between San Francisco and 18 destinations within the United States and Canada later this year. United continues to try to turn the spotlight away from Dr. Dao being dragged off of a Kentucky-bound United Airlines flight Per United, United Airlines announced it is increasing the number of flights between…

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United Airlines Send Paris Bound Passenger To San Francisco

Last month, United Airlines Passenger Dragged Off Plane Due To Oversell, and the airline once more finds itself under fire, this time for sending a Paris bound passenger to San Francisco instead. The incident occurred at Newark Liberty International Airport earlier this week. The flight attendant even realized she was in the wrong seat, so…

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United Airlines Expands South America Service

United is turning the spotlight away from Dr. Dao being dragged off of a Kentucky-bound United Airlines flight, as it announces it will be expanding it’s South America service from Newark. United will be launching a new nonstop flight from Newark to Buenos Aires starting October 28, as well as adding an additional daily to Bogota, Colombia for…

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Here’s What’s Next for United Airlines After Its Scandal

We’ve all seen the video of Dr. Dao being dragged off of a Kentucky-bound United Airlines flight. This was undoubtedly a public relations nightmare for the airline and the industry. One that could spark Congressional inquiries about the industry’s overbooking tactics. The overbooking process is key to the airlines’ bottom line, as it ensures that there…

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United Airlines Passenger Dragged Off Plane Due To Oversell

From one extreme to another this week when it comes to oversells. We wrote about how one family made $11,000 after taking a few bumps on Delta Air Lines. They had a positive experience and came out ahead. However, the same can’t be said for one United Airlines passenger who was dragged off an United Express…

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Flight Review: United PS Business Class SFO-EWR

Points, Miles, Martinis contributor, Nicky, shares his thoughts from a recent United PS Business Class flight from San Francisco to Newark. United’s PS service from Newark to San Francisco or Los Angeles is it’s flagship Transcontinental route, with an emphasis on the premium traveler with United Club Lounge access, fully flat beds in United Business,…

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