United Airlines

United Airlines

IATA Code      UA

Year Founded      1931

Destinations         342

Number of aircraft in fleet        779

Headquarters        Chicago, Illinois

About United Airlines

United Airlines is a major US airline based in Chicago. United, as it is commonly known, flies to more than 210 destinations in the US and more than 120 destinations internationally, operating at least 4,500 daily flights across five continents. United flies directly to all of Australia’s major airports and operates a fleet of over 700 aircraft.

Travel is offered in the classes of Basic Economy, Economy Plus, and the Premium Cabins, which are referred to as United Business, United First and United Polaris Business Class (which is essentially Business Class undergoing a roll-out of United’s new, redesigned modern seats, available only on the Boeing 777-300ER and 787-10s aircraft). United Airlines is a founding member of the Star Alliance network.

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