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How United Airlines Is Trying to Plan Around a PandemicThe airline has to figure out which planes to stash in the desert and which ones to park at airports without knowing when demand will recover.
Coronavirus study finds air on planes is safer than homes or operating roomsThe study by United Airlines and others found that HEPA filters and high air turnover reduces the rate of COVID-19 infection by 99.7%.
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United Airlines pilot dies in small plane crash while on honeymoon in ColoradoCostas John Sivyllis and Lindsey Vogelaar were on their way home from their honeymoon in Telluride, Colorado when their small plane crashed Monday.
Covid-19 coronavirus: White House staff, Secret Service eye virus with fear, angerThe West Wing is a ghost town. Staff members are scared of exposure. And the White House is now a treatment ward for not one — but two — Covid-19 patients, including a president who has long taken..
Coronavirus Could Have United the Country. It Pushed It Further Apart.A president’s illness might rally people behind him. But in the Trump era, his health crisis is filtered through the partisan lenses that divide Americans on seemingly every issue.
Japan ready to join as permanent UN Security Council member(Nikkei) – Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi on Tuesday underlined Japan’s willingness to contribute to global governance as a permanent member of the U.N. Security Council as he made a case for..
Airlines, Facing a Slow Recovery, Begin Furloughing ThousandsWith few people traveling and lawmakers deadlocked on a stimulus package, American Airlines and United Airlines are cutting more than 30,000 jobs.
American and United to furlough 32,000 workersBoth airlines said they could reverse the furloughs if lawmakers approve payroll aid in a pandemic relief package.
As American, United, other airlines roll out passenger testing for COVID-19, here's what you need to knowAirlines offer testing for the coronavirus, a move that could boost consumer confidence in safe flying.
United Airlines pilots approve deal that delays furloughsPilots at United Airlines voted to approve an agreement that will avoid about 2,850 furloughs that were set to take effect later this week and another 1,000 early next year. Airline officials said..
In California: Twindemic fears, deadly smoke and Berkeley bans candy in check-out linesPlus: Wildfire smoke might be killing more people this year than the fires, and United Airlines will offer coronavirus testing at SFO
United Airlines to make COVID-19 rapid tests available to passengers, starting on Hawaii routeUnited's COVID-19 testing program, beginning Oct. 15 on flights from San Francisco to Hawaii, will allow flyers to take a rapid test at the airport.
United rolling out COVID-19 testing program for passengersThe program will roll out in San Francisco for flyers bound for Hawaii.
United Airlines launches COVID-19 rapid testing program to help manage quarantine requirementsKris Van Cleave gets a behind-the-scenes look at United Airlines' new COVID-19 rapid testing program at San Francisco International Airport. The airline sees this effort as a first step toward..
Covid 19 coronavirus: Trump lashes China for 'unleashing' virus on the worldUS President Donald Trump has lashed China in a blistering UN address, claiming the nation covered up crucial Covid-19 details and must be held accountable.Trump's rant was recorded at the White House..
Venezuela: Aggressive US sanctions won’t hinder free trade with IranCaracas has denounced the latest US sanctions against Venezuela and Iran as an act of “aggression,” saying such “arrogant” actions cannot prevent the South American country from exercising its..
Pompeo Travels to Brazil on Third Stop of Latin American TourU.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo traveled Friday to Brazil where he visited a Venezuelan refugee processing center, while calling for democracy and for Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro to step..
United Airlines using antimicrobial coating on its cabinsCarrier applying sanitizing coating on 30 aircraft and plans to expand usage to entire fleet by year-end.
Tropical Storm Sally: United, Delta, American, Southwest issue flight waivers amid threat of hurricaneAirlines including United, Delta and Southwest have posted flight waivers for travelers concerned about flying amid threat of Tropical Storm Sally.
Transcript: Scott Kirby on "Face the Nation"The following is a transcript of an interview with United Airlines CEO Scott Kirby that aired Sunday, September 13, 2020, on "Face the Nation."
United Airlines accused of favoring young, white, blond attendants for NFL, MLB flightsUnited Airlines is accused in a lawsuit of staffing NFL flights with attendants who are "young, white, female and predominately blond/blue-eyed."
United Airlines CEO Scott Kirby says 16,000 layoffs coming without more federal aidScott Kirby says the coronavirus crisis is "lasting longer and is deeper than most expected."
Family claims mechanics' error caused death of woman hit by propeller at Newark AirportA fatal error by United Airlines mechanics led to the death of a New Jersey woman who walked into a spinning propeller blade, the lawsuit claims.
Coronavirus live updates: First death linked to motorcycle rally; CDC: Vaccine could be ready by November; more colleges alter reopeningFirst death linked to the Sturgis biker rally reported in Minnesota. United Airlines furloughs. Universities alter plans. Latest COVID-19 news.
Coronavirus live updates: United Airlines to furlough 16K workers; Iowa State, San Diego State universities alter plans; 185K US deathsFirst death linked to the Sturgis biker rally reported in Minnesota. United Airlines furloughs. Universities alter plans. Latest COVID-19 news.
United Airlines to cut more than 16,000 jobs on slump in travelUnited Airlines Holdings Inc. plans to eliminate 16,370 jobs next month as the carrier shrinks operations in response to the steep decline in travel demand amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The furloughs..
United Airlines furloughs 16,000 workersAirline's latest cuts affect far fewer people than the 36,000 employees it warned in July.
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The airline industry is ditching change fees because it’s desperate for people to flyAmerican Airlines and Delta Air Lines both said they would permanently eliminate fees associated with changing or canceling a flight. The news comes less than a day after United Airlines first..
That didn't take long: Delta, American join United in ditching $200 change fee on US flightsThe airlines' moves come 24 hours after rival United became the first U.S. carrier to eliminate the dreaded $200 fee. Southwest has never charged one.
United will drop unpopular ticket-change feesCEO Scott Kirby said the airline is working to better serve customers during the coronavirus pandemic.
The beginning of the end of airline change fees? United is ditching them for good – with a major catchAirlines have waived onerous change fees since the coronavirus crisis began, but United is the first to permanently eliminate them on U.S. flights.
United Airlines to furlough as many as 2,850 pilotsIt's the third major carrier to promise drastic cuts when federal financial aid expires in October.
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Covid-19 coronavirus: As new US cases fall experts put it down to masks, not enough testingThe number of Americans newly diagnosed with the coronavirus is falling — a development experts say most likely reflects more mask-wearing but also insufficient testing.Covid-19 continues to claim..
Flying to or from the Gulf Coast as Hurricane Laura approaches? Change your flight without feeDue to fly in Hurricane Laura's path? Major airlines including United, Southwest, Delta, American and Spirit are issuing change fee waivers.
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Scare in the air: Several injured when flight hits severe turbulenceA United Airlines passenger jet hit such severe turbulence just before landing in Billings, Montana, the captain was forced to declare a medical emergency. Anna Werner reports.
Covid 19 coronavirus: Donald Trump's new adviser, Dr Scott Atlas, reinforces US President's viewsDonald Trump is once again entirely focused on reopening the US economy, even though the country continues to record tens of thousands of coronavirus cases each day.There have been 5.36 million..
Gogo is trying to sell its commercial in-flight internet businessIn-flight internet provider Gogo is trying to sell its commercial airline business as it continues to lose money during the COVID-19 pandemic, the company announced on Monday. CEO Oakleigh Thorne said..
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United passengers must wear a mask in the airport, too, or risk being 'banned from flying' amid COVID-19If you're flying United, you already know you have to wear a mask mid-flight. Now, the company says you need to keep it on throughout the airport.
United Airlines posts $1.6-billion loss, says it’s shedding 6,000 workersUnited Airlines Holdings Inc. said Tuesday that it lost $1.63 billion in the second quarter as revenue plunged 87%, and it will operate at barely over one-third of capacity through September as the..
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Coronavirus: United Airlines to furlough up to 36,000 staffThe airline has warned almost half of its frontline US workforce that their jobs are at risk.
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"A gut punch:" United Airlines to lay off up to 36,000 U.S. employees in October as travel remains depressedUnited said Wednesday that it will lay off up to 36,000 frontline workers like flight attendants and airport customer service agents beginning Oct. 1.