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FAA Proposed $435,000 Fine Against United Airlines

On Tuesday, the Federal Aviation Administration proposed a fine of $435,000 against United Airlines. The FAA alleges that the air carrier operated an aircraft that it says was “not in airworthy condition.” During June of 2014, mechanics at United Airlines replaced the pressure switch on a fuel pump on one of the airline’s Boeing 747s. […]

Couple on Way to Their Wedding Kicked Off Flight by United

A bride and groom headed to their wedding in Costa Rica said over the weekend they had been booted off their flight by United Airlines in Houston after there was a discrepancy with the flight’s seating. Michael Hohl and Amber Maxwell, his fiancé were flying to Costa Rica from Salt Lake City but had a […]

Profit at United Beats Estimates on Cost Cuts

United Continental Holdings posted profit for its second quarter that exceeded estimates made by analysts as lower operating and fuel costs offset weaker fares. Adjusted earnings per share of $2.61 beat estimates of $2.56 per share. United announced that it is planning to cut growth for this year and sees capacity for the full-year increasing […]