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United Air Lines, Inc., trading as United Airlines (NASDAQUAUA), is a major airline of the United States.[2] It is a subsidiary of UAL Corporation with corporate offices in Chicago at 77 West Wacker Drive in the Chicago Loop. United's largest hub is O'Hare International Airport, where it has more than 550 daily departures. United also has hubs in Denver International AirportWashington Dulles International AirportSan Francisco International Airport, and Los Angeles International Airport. United's route network spans the globe with route authorities in North AmericaEuropeAsiaAustraila, the Middle EastLatin America, the Caribbean, and beginning in May of 2010, United will begin service from Washington D.C. to Accra & Lagos, making it the second US carrier to serve Africa in modern times and one of the few airlines in the world serving all 6 continents except Antarctica. A founding member of the Star Alliance, the largest airline alliance in the world, United offers connections to over 1,000 destinations in over 170 countries worldwide. [3] United's largest maintenance hub is the Maintenance Operations Center at San Francisco International Airport. United's parent company UAL Corporation announced that it will move its operational base from Elk Grove Township, Illinois to the Willis Tower (formerly Sears Tower) in the Chicago Loop in 2010.[4]

As of July 31, 2006, United was the world's third largest airline by revenue-passenger-miles (behind Delta Air Lines and American Airlines), third-largest by total operating revenues (behind Air France-KLM and American Airlines), and fourth-largest by total passengers transported (behind Delta Air LinesAmerican Airlines and Southwest Airlines). United has 48,000 employees[4] and operates 360 aircraft. 
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Quick Tip by . August 20, 2010
posted in UP UP & Away!
What I like about UA is not its old fleet nor its business lounges, rather, it is Mileage Plus, UA's official frequent flyer program. Here, and if you want to take advantage of it to the fullest, is where you are able to redeem tickets on Singapore Airline ever much easier than on Krisflyer, SQ's own program!
Quick Tip by . July 19, 2010
posted in UP UP & Away!
I love United. I have been on 25 flights since the start of last year, and I have had 3 pretty serious delays, but they were pretty good about it. I love their very extensive network to Europe and Asia, other than Latin America, United has a very solid network, and with the UA/CO merger, it will be an amazing network.
Quick Tip by . December 30, 2009
The feeling is like one is served by your very own grandma! That sounds horrible but it's the truth! UA has great freq flyers prog though.
review by . June 03, 2009
Pros: Safe  Reasonably Clean  Timely     Cons: Always wanted more money  Movie screen was broken - no movie for our section     The Bottom Line: Reasonably priced, safe and on time.  All good qualities but anything extra was at a cost!     My family flew to and from Honolulu from Los Angeles.  We flew economy and had 2 children under 5. I have detailed my experiences below:    The …
review by . March 25, 2008
Pros: I have the option of never using them again     Cons: delayed flight schedule, attendants, cancellations and chatting pilots     The Bottom Line: "Leck mich im Arsch"   ~ Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart     Once you realize you’ve been screwed, it’s too late to do anything about it. You are stranded, at their mercy, wherever and whenever they want. All you can do is collectively sigh with your fellow companions and swear …
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