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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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Bonus United MileagePlus and Premier Qualifying Miles (Targeted)

United MileagePlus has launched a targeted offer, where MileagePlus members can select to earn either earning bonus United MileagePlus miles or Premier Qualifying miles, base on spending a certain amount through June 25, 2017. Based on what others are reporting you may be targeted to earn between 24,000 to 79,000 bonus MileagePlus miles, or 2,500 to 7,500…

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United Airlines Launches Several New Routes Domestically and International

United Airlines will be launching new routes both domestically and international this year for a total of 47 new daily round trips to its domestic schedule. Internationally, United will be adding seasonal service between San Francisco and Munich as well as upgauging their  one of its Newark–Tel Aviv flights with a Boeing 777-300ER aircraft. See all the highlights from…

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Discounted United Airlines Awards to Mexico

United Airlines is running an award sale for flights to/from Mexico for travel between April 29, 2017, and May 26, 2017. MileagePlus members can save 5,000 miles off MileagePlus Saver Awards in Economy from the U.S. but you must book by the end of today, February 24, 2017. Celebrate 50 years of United flying between the U.S. and Mexico.…

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United Airlines Launches New Basic Economy Fares

United Airlines is the latest airline to launch Basic Economy. We’ve written before on how American Airlines Basic Economy Fares Now Live and Delta also offers Basic Economy fares, so it’s no surprise that United has decided to play ball. In their initial launch, United will offer Basic Economy on nonstop flights between Minneapolis/St. Paul and United’s seven U.S. hubs of Chicago O’Hare, Denver,…

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United Airlines Polaris Preview Flight- How To Redeem Miles

United Airlines is launching their first United Polaris preview flight on February 13, 2017 from Chicago O’Hare to San Francisco onboard their Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, featuring 60 seats in United Polaris Business Class. To celebrate, they are allowing United MileagePlus members to redeem miles through a MileagePlus Exclusives auction to book this package. This experience includes: Two tickets to experience United…

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Deal Alert: Cheap Flights to London from $400 on United

Looking to head to Europe next year without spending a whole lot of money? Then, you’re in luck, since there are some super cheap fares right now for almost every month right this year from several gateway cities in the US, including both Los Angeles and New York, to London on United Airlines for around $400 roundtrip.  Even if London is your final…

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Earn 1,000 Bonus United MileagePlus Miles

United is offering a limited time promotion where you can earn 1,000 bonus United MileagePlus miles for simply shopping online for things you may already plan on buying and spending $300. Just head over to United Shopping site, login and start shopping. But hurry, this offer ends January 6, 2016. This offer is similar to the American offer, where AAdvantage members…

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