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Union complains about United Airlines’ plan for fewer attendants on international flights

The union that represents flight attendants for U.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 9th, 2018

Union complains about United Airlines’ plan for fewer attendants on international flights

The union that represents flight attendants for U.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 9th, 2018

United flight attendants protest staffing cuts, picket at airports

United Airlines flight attendants demonstrated at the airline's hub airports on Thursday against planned staffing cuts in the business-class cabin on international flights, saying fewer flight attendants poses a risk to safety and customer service......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 13th, 2018

United Airlines flight attendants sound off over staffing cuts

More than 25,000 United Airlines flight attendants say the battle is not over yet to get management at the Chicago-based carrier to reverse a decision announced Nov. 5 to cut flight attendant staffing on international flights operated on the carrier’s .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 11th, 2018

United Airlines flight attendants fight over staffing cuts

More than 25,000 United Airlines flight attendants say the battle is not over yet to get management at the Chicago-based carrier to reverse a decision announced Monday to cut flight attendant staffing on international flights operated on the carrier’s .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Record U.S. cold forces airlines to cancel more than 1,000 flights

United Continental Holdings Inc. is among those cancelling flights — about 80% of its schedule at its Chicago O’Hare International Airport hub......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 30th, 2019

American, United add direct flights to National Championship

Two airlines have added nonstop flights from Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport to California for the College Football Playoff National Championship game following Alabama’s victory over Oklahoma in the Orange Bowl. Alabama will squa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 31st, 2018

The Last 747: Airlines Dump the Jumbo Jet, Transforming International Travel

Smaller, ultraefficient long-range airliners are overtaking the once celebrated giant of the sky. It is a mixed blessing for passengers, who can pick from more direct flights, but often end up in crammed planes offering fewer perks......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 29th, 2018

United Airlines rival debuts nonstop flight from SFO to European business and tourist destination

In the same week that United Airlines made its largest-ever international route expansion at San Francisco International Airport, TAP Air Portugal said it will start flying the Bay Area’s only year-round nonstop flights to Lisbon, starting in June......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 16th, 2018

United Airlines rival debuts nonstop flight to European destination at SFO

In the same week that United Airlines made its largest-ever international route expansion at San Francisco International Airport, TAP Air Portugal said it will start flying the Bay Area’s only year-round nonstop flights to Lisbon, starting in June......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 14th, 2018

United Airlines flight attendants launch protest over downsizing of international crews

To voice their frustration over proposed staffi.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesDec 13th, 2018

United Airlines expands in San Francisco with flights to Melbourne, New Delhi, Toronto

United Airlines on Wednesday announced a major expansion at San Francisco International Airport, adding flights to Melbourne, New Delhi .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 12th, 2018

United Airlines to add international routes from San Francisco

United Continental Holdings Inc said on Wednesday it would add flights to New Delhi, Toronto and Melbourne from San Francisco, as the No. 3 U.S. airline looks to tap higher-paying international routes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 12th, 2018

United Airlines International Premium Economy Seats Go on Sale

Customers on United Airlines' international flights finally have a middle-ground option between uncomfortable coach seats and ultra-expensive business class tickets......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 8th, 2018

United Airlines launches ticket sales for Paine Field flights

The Chicago-based airline will offer service to Paine Field from San Francisco and Denver international airports......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 26th, 2018

United Airlines flight attendants plan system-wide day of protest

More than 24,000 United Airlines flight attendants want management at the Chicago-based carrier to know the fight isn’t over yet to reverse a controversial move announced earlier this month to cut one flight attendant from staffing assigned to Uni.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2018

United Airlines reactivates Houston-Acapulco flights, expands spring break routes

United Airlines reactivated a seasonal flight from Houston to Mexico this month, and it's planning to boost spring break flights across key markets in the near future. The Saturday flight from Houston’s George Bush International Airport (IAH) to A.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 19th, 2018

United Airlines memo unveils plan to meet with flight attendants to focus on improving service

United Airlines plans to address its customer service by bringing its flight attendants to one of a series of 33 special meetings in its hometown of Chicago to unveil details on how it wants them to help make flying United a better experience for .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 16th, 2018

United Airlines prepped for pushback on staff cuts

United Airlines was bracing big time for major pushback from more than 25,000 flight attendants on staffing cutbacks announced a week ago, according to new documents obtained by the Chicago Business Journal. As anger over the plan to cut flight att.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

United Airlines cuts business cabin staffing, angering flight attendants

United Airlines says it is cutting staffing in its international business class cabins, a move that has angered the carrier's flight attendants. John Slater, United’s senior vice president of inflight services, wrote about the change in a memo Mond.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

United announces direct, daily flights to San Francisco from Columbus

And just like that, Columbus and San Francisco are connected again. United Airlines on Monday announced it is adding daily nonstop flights to San Francisco International Airport from John Glenn Columbus International Airport beginning in June. T.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 15th, 2018