United Airlines

What a Week for United's Flight Attendants: Staff Cuts and Now a Threatened Strike at United Express
What a Week for United’s Flight Attendants: Staff Cuts and Now a Threatened Strike at United Express

In the latest sign of discontent amongst United’s own flight attendants, the airline is facing…

United Airlines Plans to Reduce the Number of Flight Attendants in its Flagship Polaris Business Class Cabin
United Airlines Plans to Reduce the Number of Flight Attendants in its Flagship Polaris Business Class Cabin

In a leaked memo from United’s head of In-Flight Services, John Slater the airline has…

VIDEO: Watch These United Flight Attendants Explain What Recruiters Are Looking For...
VIDEO: Watch These United Flight Attendants Explain What Recruiters Are Looking For in Candidates…

There’s no getting around the fact that this flight attendant recruitment video from United Airlines…

United's Clever Taiwan Workaround Did Not Impress China: Now What Happens?
United’s Clever Taiwan Workaround Did Not Impress China: Now What Happens?

In the past few weeks, I’ve written a couple of times about the pressure China’s…

Should Flight Attendants be Expected to Flog Credit Cards? Could This New Trend Be Coming to Your Next Flight?

If you’re a regular American Airlines flyer or even a flight attendant, then you might…

United is Changing its Rules On Photography and Filming On its Aircraft

By now, hundreds of thousands of people around the world have seen (and laughed at)…

United Airlines Flight Attendant Saves Life of Fellow Crew Member By Donating His Kidney

As any seasoned flight attendant could testify, you can spend an entire flight building a…

United’s Service Shortcomings Made One Hell of a Twitter Storm: Are Headphones Acceptable Attire for Flight Attendants?

Whether warranted or not, a number of major U.S.-based airlines have, in the past, garnered…

United Makes Small But Significant Change to Crewing Levels in Premium Cabin on Boeing 777-300

It may have been nearly eight years since U.S.-based airlines United and Continental agreed to…

United Goes Star Trek: Leaked Photos Reveal What the New United Airlines Uniform Will Look Like
United Goes Star Trek: Leaked Photos Reveal What the New United Airlines Uniform Will Look Like

Last year, United Airlines announced it would start developing new uniforms for its 70,000+ uniformed…

Fallout From United Airlines #DogGate Death Continues: U.S. Senator Demands Action As Airline Backs Flight Attendant
Fallout From United Airlines #DogGate Death Continues: U.S. Senator Demands Action As Airline Backs Flight Attendant

Republican Senator, John Kennedy has said he will file a bill on Thursday that will…

A Lesson In How Not To Treat Your Employees: United Reverses Plan To Replace Bonus Scheme With Lottery
A Lesson In How Not To Treat Your Employees: United Reverses Plan To Replace Bonus Scheme With Lottery

Chicago-based United Airlines has a way of infuriating both its customers and its own employees. …

United Airlines Flight Attendants Will Start Using Designer TUMI Luggage From March 16
United Airlines Flight Attendants Will Start Using Designer TUMI Luggage From March 16

The date has finally been set – Flight attendants at United Airlines are to start…

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Engine Cover Tears-Off Mid Flight
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Engine Cover Tears-Off Mid Flight

A United Airlines flight en route from San Francisco to Honolulu had to declare a…

We Always Knew Flight Attendants Were Superheroes! Check Out This Great New Commercial From United Airlines
We Always Knew Flight Attendants Were Superheroes! Check Out This Great New Commercial From United Airlines

We always knew flight attendants were Superheroes and now United Airlines is celebrating that fact……

U.S. Airlines Are Some of the Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality - American Airlines Leads the Pack
U.S. Airlines Are Some of the Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality – American Airlines Leads the Pack

Did you know that in the United States, there’s no Federal law that protects LGBTQ…

Flights Attendants Union Salutes the 747 Queen of the Skies
Flights Attendants Union Salutes the 747 Queen of the Skies: Praises Men & Women Who Have Operated the Iconic Jet

As United Airline becomes the latest airline to finally wave goodbye to its iconic Boeing…

United Airlines Welcomes in a New Safety Video as It Prepares to Bid Farewell to its Last 747 Queen of the Skies
United Airlines Welcomes in a New Safety Video as It Bids Farewell to its Last 747 Queen of the Skies

United Airlines has just launched a brand new in-flight safety video building on its current…

"Hey, Alexa, Book Me a Flight, Choose My Seat and Check Me In" - Said No One, Ever: But United and Other's Think They Will
“Hey Alexa, book me a flight and check me in” – Said No One, Ever: But United and Other’s Think You Will

Airlines have been slowly automating their business for some time now – we’ve had self-check…

24,000 United Flight Attendants Are to Get Designer TUMI Luggage and New Uniforms
24,000 United Flight Attendants Are to Get Designer TUMI Luggage and New Uniforms

For several months, there has been a rumour circulating that United Airlines was going to…

News Roundup – 20th June 2017. A Summary of Airline News from the Past Week
News Roundup – 20th June 2017. A Summary of Airline News from the Past Week

American Airlines has reacted to a furious customer backlash and abandoned plans to reduce seat…

News Roundup – 07th June 2017. A Summary of Airline News from the Past Week
News Roundup – 07th June 2017. A Summary of Airline News from the Past Week

Emirates has made a major U-turn on the wearing of flag pins by its Cabin…

Pride In Flight: Big U.S. Airlines Show Support for LGBTQ Staff and Customers in June
Pride In Flight: Big U.S. Airlines Show Support for LGBTQ Staff and Customers in June

President Trump might not be celebrating LGBT Pride this month but the Big Three U.S.…

No, Passengers Don't Hate Flight Attendants. It's Time for Everyone to Calm Down
No, Passengers Don’t Hate Flight Attendants. It’s Time for Everyone to Calm Down

You could be mistaken for thinking that the whole travelling public had turned against their…

News Roundup – 25th April 2017. A Summary of Airline News from the Past Week
News Roundup – 25th April 2017. A Summary of Airline News from the Past Week

The terrible financials facing Emirates at the moment hasn’t stopped it from scooping up awards. …

Emirates Isn't Being Entirely Honest with Its 'Fly the Friendly Skies' Pitch
Emirates Isn’t Being Entirely Honest with Its ‘Fly the Friendly Skies’ Pitch

The rivalry between Middle East airlines and their American competitors has just gone to a…

News Roundup – 22nd March 2017. A Summary of Airline News from the Past Week - United Airlines delays Boeing 777's because they haven't received the Polaris business class seats yet
News Roundup – 29th March 2017. A Summary of Airline News from the Past Week

Aeroplanes don’t make money when they’re not flying – so imagine the anger at United…

Grounded: Winter Storm Does to Emirates What Lawmakers and U.S. Airlines Couldn’t

Just one day after Emirates flew its inaugural service from Athens to Newark, the Dubai-based…