Corporate Fact Sheet

United is focused on being the airline customers want to fly, the airline employees want to work for and the airline shareholders want to invest in. 

  • World’s most comprehensive global route network, including world-class international gateways to Asia and Australia, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East with non-stop or one-stop service from virtually anywhere in the United States
  • A modern fleet which is the most fuel-efficient among U.S. network carriers (when adjusted for cabin size)
  • Industry-leading loyalty program that provides more opportunities to earn and redeem miles worldwide
  • Optimal hub locations, including hubs in the four largest cities in the United States
  • Approximately 87,500 employees reside in every U.S. state and in countries around the world
Hub Cities World’s Most Comprehensive Route Network

Chicago O’Hare International Airport
Denver International Airport
Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport
Los Angeles International Airport
Newark Liberty International Airport
San Francisco International Airport
Washington Dulles International Airport
Guam A. B. Won Pat International Airport

Narita International Airport (Tokyo, Japan)

339 Destinations (airports served)
212 Domestic destinations (airports served)
127 International destinations (airports served)
54 Countries Served
4,527 Daily Departures
140 Million passengers in 2015

Frequent Flyer Program

United’s MileagePlus is the world’s most rewarding loyalty program, with a wide array of travel, credit card and retail partners. MileagePlus members may earn elite travel benefits, including Premier Access airport services, and have access to one of the most extensive merchandise redemption programs in the industry. With United’s industry-leading global route network, no other airline offers more destinations for award travel.

Customer Experience 

  • United offers more premium-cabin flat-bed seats and extra-legroom, economy-class seating than any other airline in North America
  • United's industry-leading mobile app was selected as a 2015 Webby Award Honoree, and has been downloaded over 21 million times
  • United has installed Wi-Fi on 100 percent of domestic and international mainline aircraft, making it the first U.S. airline to complete Wi-Fi installations on its international fleet
  • United features DIRECTV on more than 200 aircraft, with more live television access than any other airline in the world. United also has Personal Device Entertainment (PDE) on more than 375 aircraft, and was the first airline to offer PDE as an additional option to seatback entertainment
  • Global Traveler magazine awarded United its Best Frequent Flyer Bonus Program, and Best Overall Frequent Flyer Program for the twelfth consecutive year
Member Lounges

More than 50 United Clubs and lounges in 31 airports worldwide offer members complimentary bar service, light snacks and beverages; business amenities such as Wi-Fi, conference rooms and workstations; and personalized assistance with reservations, seat selection, upgrades and boarding passes.

Stock Ticker

United Continental Holdings, Inc., is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol UAL and began trading on Oct. 1, 2010. United delivers leading customer service, meaningful profitability and sustainable long-term value for our shareholders.

Mainline Fleet Facts

Total Operating Mainline Fleet: 724

Airbus A319: 57
Airbus A320: 97
Boeing 737 (700/800/900): 318
Boeing 757 (200/300): 77

Boeing 767 (300/400): 51
Boeing 777-200: 74
Boeing 747-400: 20
Boeing 787-8/9: 30

Regional Fleet Facts

Total Operating Regional Fleet: 490

37-Seat Aircraft: 21
Bombardier Q200
Embraer 135

50-Seat Aircraft: 238
Bombardier Q300
Canadair CRJ 200
Embraer 145

70-Seat Aircraft: 117
Canadair CRJ 700
Embraer 170





76-Seat Aircraft: 114
Embraer E175

(Only includes aircraft operated under capacity purchase agreements.)

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