United Flights

United Airlines or simply known as United, is one of the major American airlines with its main hub located at Chicago in Illinois. The airline operates out of nine airline hubs situated across the United States, Guam, and Japan. Previously owned by one of the largest aircraft manufacturers in the world, The Boeing Company, United became a wholly owned subsidiary of United Continental Holdings in 2010.

Founded in 1927 as Boeing Air Transport and later renamed as United Air Lines in 1931, United has the distinction of being the airline that has the world’s most comprehensive route network. The airline operates flights to over 370 airport destinations across 59 countries.

United prides itself for its quality service. Club members can enjoy their more than 60 United Clubs in 38 airports worldwide offering a variety of exemplary services such as complimentary bar service, light snacks, and beverages. Passengers can also avail of business amenities such as high-speed Wi-Fi, conference rooms, and workstations. United’s personalized assistance also helps cover all your booking needs such as reservations, seat selection, upgrades, and boarding passes, ensuring travelers of a hassle-free flight to your next getaway.

Why Fly with United Airlines

Ways To Check-In

United Airlines offers its passengers several options to check in for flights. Take advantage of the convenience of checking-in online from computers at home or one your smartphone while on your way to the airport. Keep your confirmation email, e-ticket or MileagePlus® number handy to retrieve your booking and receive your electronic boarding pass. Online and mobile check-in is available from, 24 hours to 45 minutes before the departure time. Please note that group bookings, those in need of special assistance and those with paper-ticketed reservations would need to check-in at the airport.

For a greater degree of convenience, select the Auto Check-in option where the airline automatically checks you in within the 24-hour window of your flight departure. Your boarding pass would be available for printing at the airport kiosk.

Baggage Allowance & Fees

Economy class passengers are allowed to check-in up to two pieces of luggage not exceeding 23 kilograms and a linear dimension of 158 centimeters including wheels and handles. Premier or Business class passengers can also check-in up to two pieces of luggage up to 32 kilograms per bag. The same linear dimension size limit applies. Every passenger is also allowed to carry on a cabin bag not exceeding the dimensions of 22 cm x 35 cm x 56 cm as well as a personal item within the dimensions of 22 cm x 25 cm x 43 cm.

United Airlines charges all passengers, no matter the cabin class, a service fee for the first two pieces of checked baggage. This service fee is separate and charged regardless of baggage allowance.


United Airlines operates four cabin classes – United Global First, United Business First, United Economy Plus, United Economy. United Economy and United Economy Plus seats have an average width of 45 centimeters and come with either an overhead screen or a seat-back monitor. Power outlets and USB ports are mounted into the seats, in addition to the standard features such as a bi-fold tray table, cup holder, and coat hook. United Business First class and United Global First class feature recliner seats that can extend into fully flat beds with close to two meters of sleeping space. Every seat also comes with a seat-back television screen and power outlets.

In-flight Services

The majority of the United Airlines’ fleet are equipped with feature seatback-on-demand entertainment systems, giving passengers total control over their chosen media. The airline offers a wide variety of the most popular and latest movies, television shows as well as thousands of songs and several interactive video games.

This information is correct as of 31 December 2016.


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