United Continental Holdings, Inc., is more commonly known as United. It is a major American airline and is the third-largest airline in the world in terms of revenue. This United Airlines Reviews will discuss the services offered by the airline and what passengers say about these services.
Background, History, and More Information
United was founded on April 6,1926 as Varney Air Lines, an air mail service of Walter Varney, and started operations on March 28, 1931. The airline is a combination of many air carriers that merged with each other since the 1930s. The recent addition to the company was Continental Airlines.
Oscar Munoz is the President and Chief Executive Officer of United Airlines since September 2015. Previously, Munoz served as the President and Chief Operating Officer of CSX Corporation, Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Consumer Services at AT&T. He also worked for PepsiCo Inc. and Coca-Cola Co.. Munoz holds a Bachelor’s in Business from the University of Southern California and an MBA from Pepperdine University.
United Airlines operates with 738 aircrafts flying to 78 domestic destinations and 108 international destinations in 73 countries. Its hubs are Chicago-O’Hare International Airport, Denver International Airport, Antonio B. Won Pat International Airport, George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Los Angeles International Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport, San Francisco International Airport, Tokyo-Narita International Airport and Washington-Dulles International Airport.
Reviews/ What Users Have to Say
Below are some of the United Airlines Reviews submitted by previous passengers who wanted to share their experience with other travelers who are looking for more details about the airline.
Passengers with special needs may ask for additional assistance and equipment such as seating accommodations, wheelchair, assistance animals, assistance at the airport and during the flight, on-board medical oxygen, portable oxygen concentrators, assistance for children who are traveling alone and pregnant passengers.
United Airlines offers a variety of dining options, depending on the length and duration of the flight. Special meals such as Asian vegetarian, Hindu (Indian) vegetarian, Vegan (strict) vegetarian, Japanese, Jain, Kosher, Muslim, Gluten-Intolerant and Children’s meals may also be provided for passengers with special dietary requirements. Passengers who would want special meals served during their flight, shall order their preferred meals at least 24 hours prior to their departure.
United Airlines’ in-flight entertainment offers hundreds of movies, television shows, video games Music and more. In some flights, 110v power outlets that accept plugs from the US and selected countries are also available for the convenient of the passengers. WiFi access on-board the aircraft is available for purchase.
MileagePlus is the frequent flyer program of United Airlines. MileagePlus offers rewards for passengers who are traveling on certain types of tickets. Earned miles may be redeemed for travel combinations offered by the airline and their partners.
- Website URL: www.united.com
- Contact number: 1 800 864 8331
- Head Office Address: United Airlines, Inc. 223 S. Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60606, United States.
To sum it up…
United Airlines offers adequate services to address the needs of their passengers. Some previous passengers who have submitted United Airlines reviews praise the airline for having good in-flight services, offering snacks, enough legroom and comfortable flights; while dissatisfied passengers complain about poor customer services, delayed flights, and not enough in-flight entertainment.