Profile: United Airlines Holdings Inc (UAL.O)
22 Jul 2019
United Airlines Holdings Inc., formerly United Continental Holdings, Inc., incorporated on December 30, 1968, is a holding company and its principal, wholly-owned subsidiary is United Airlines, Inc. (United). The Company transports people and cargo throughout North America and to destinations in Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Latin America. Through United and its regional carriers, it operates across five continents, with hubs at Newark Liberty International Airport (Newark), Chicago O'Hare International Airport (Chicago O'Hare), Denver International Airport (Denver), George Bush Intercontinental Airport (Houston Bush), Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), A.B. Won Pat International Airport (Guam), San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Washington Dulles International Airport (Washington Dulles).
The Company has contractual relationships with various regional carriers to provide regional aircraft service branded as United Express. This regional service complements its operations by carrying traffic that connects to its hubs and allows flights to smaller cities that cannot be provided economically with mainline aircraft. Republic Airlines (Republic), Champlain Enterprises, LLC doing business as CommutAir (CommutAir), ExpressJet Airlines (ExpressJet), GoJet Airlines (GoJet), Mesa Airlines (Mesa), SkyWest Airlines (SkyWest), Air Wisconsin Airlines (Air Wisconsin), and Trans States Airlines (Trans States) are regional carriers that operate with capacity contracted to United under capacity purchase agreements (CPAs). United is a member of Star Alliance, a global integrated airline network. United has a variety of bilateral commercial alliance agreements and obligations with Star Alliance members, addressing, among other things, reciprocal earning and redemption of frequent flyer miles, access to airport lounges and, with certain Star Alliance members, code sharing of flight operations.
United's MileagePlus loyalty program builds customer loyalty by offering awards, benefits and services to program participants. Members in this program earn miles for flights on United, United Express, Star Alliance members and certain other airlines that participate in the program. United generates third-party business revenue that includes frequent flyer award non-air redemptions, maintenance services, catering and ground handling.
United Airlines Holdings Inc
233 S Wacker Dr
CHICAGO IL 60606-7147
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