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United 500 Bonus Award Miles

United is offering a nice award bonus where you can score 500 award miles when you shop through their MileagePlus® Shopping mall . Spend $200 or more and get 500 bonus award miles runs from 05/14/18 through 05/24/18 United 500 Bonus Award Miles *During the “Treat Yourself Bonus” campaign, which runs from 05/14/18 through 05/24/18 at…

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United Airlines Slashes Mexico Flights, Due to Poor Demand

United Airlines announced plans to slash several flights to Mexico, as they are blaming due to poor demand. As an example of the cutbacks, the airline will be slashing their nonstop service between Los Angeles and Mexico City effective October 4, 2018 completely. Other cuts come service to Huatulco (HUX); Mazatlan (MZT), and Villahermosa (VSA). United blames…

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Drunk United Airlines Flight Attendant Cursing Onboard

Passengers onboard a recent United Airlines flight got more than they bargained for after they encountered a drunk flight attendant who became belligerent on the plane. The incident happened on Thursday onboard United Express flight 4689 operated by Trans States Airlines, headed from Denver to Williston, N.D. One passenger was able to notify the captain, and the flight…

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Discounted United Airlines Awards to Hawaii

United Airlines is running an award sale for flights to/from Hawaii for travel between April 8, 2018 through May 20, 2018. MileagePlus members can book discounted awards for 36,0000 MileagePlus miles roundtrip in Economy from the U.S. but you must book by tonight, March 14, 2018. As an example with this sale, flights from Los Angeles to Honolulu…

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United Airlines Boeing 777 Engine Blows Off to Hawaii

United Airlines flight 1175 bound from San Francisco to Honolulu, Hawaii, ran into some major mechanical trouble as the aircraft had on their engines blow off mid-way through the flight. It’s not exactly clear what caused this to occur according to the Federal Aviation Administration, but investigations are under way. Per the New York Times, Passengers…

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United Airlines Launches Several New Domestic Routes

United Airlines announced they’ll launching several new domestic routes starting this summer, with most being to/from smaller cities, allowing for more connecting options for passengers. New routes begin June 7, 2018 just in time for the busy summer travel season. New Routes include:  Chicago (ORD) to Bismarck, ND (BIS) Denver (DEN) to Appleton, WI (ATW) Denver (DEN)…

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United Rumored To Start Service To Tahiti

United threw out yesterday, via Twitter that they will start a new International service from SFO to somewhere. The destination is to be announced today. Via Flyertalk, the route will be “SFO-PPT 788,” starting October 30 2018. Technically, this is still rumor until it is officially announced by United today. United Rumored Will Start Service…

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United 20% Off To Hawaii

United is offering a promotion where you can score 20% off saver award flights to Hawaii.  A roundtrip Saver Award ticket in United Economy® is just 36,000 miles, regularly 45,000 miles. Travel between January 7 and March 10 — peak whale-watching season. Book by December 8. United 20% Off Awards To Hawaii Bottom Line Check out…

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Earn Double United Miles to Hong Kong (Targeted)

United Airlines has announced a new promotion where MileagePlus members can now earn double miles to/from Hong Kong, however it’s limited to those with an address in Hong Kong, Macau or Guangdong Province of China. If you do qualify, MileageaPlus members can earn double on nonstop United flights between San Francisco, Chicago and/or New York/Newark to Hong…

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United’s New Overbooking System for Oversold Flights

Airlines oversell their flights due to the number of no-show passengers from a variety of reasons including missed connections, arriving late, having too many drinks in the airport lounge etc. Airlines have been changing their oversold procedures after the recent incident where a United Airlines Passenger Was Dragged Off Plane Due To Oversell, and with the recent…

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