In addition, United now offers half bottles of premium wines for purchase in United Economy on p.s. flights. Customers can choose between two vintages -- a 2011 Meiomi Pinot Noir and a 2012 St. Supery Sauvignon Blanc 2012. Each bottle pours two and a half glasses of wine.
United in New York/ Newark United is the
New York area's largest airline, offering more flights and more seats from the region to more destinations around the world than any other airline. The airline offers more than 400 flights each day from Newark Liberty to more than 150 destinations in North and
Middle East and
Asia -- as well as service from New York LaGuardia and from New York Kennedy to top business centers.
Newark Liberty is the only domestic and global hub serving the region, with rail links providing convenient access for travelers in
New York City including Wall Street, and other parts of the tri-state region.
With every scheduled long-haul international flight from the continental
United States offering flat-bed premium-cabin seating and personal on-demand entertainment, United offers
New York-area travelers a higher level of service than any other airline. In addition, the airline boasts:
- More extra-legroom economy seats than any other airline.
- The most saver-style award seats for frequent flyers among the largest U.S. global carriers, according to the 4 th annual Switchfly Reward Seat Availability Survey published in May by IdeaWorksCompany.
- The most aircraft offering satellite Wi-Fi.
- More aircraft with live television than any other U.S. airline.
United Airlines and United Express operate an average of 5,446 flights a day to more than 370 airports across six continents. In 2012, United and United Express carried more passenger traffic than any other airline in the world and operated nearly two million flights carrying 140 million customers. United is investing in upgrading its onboard products and now offers more flat-bed seats in its premium cabins and more extra-legroom economy-class seating than any airline in
. In 2013, United became the first U.S.-based international carrier to offer satellite-based Wi-Fi on long-haul overseas routes. The airline also features DIRECTV® on 200 aircraft, offering customers more live television access than any other airline in the world. United operates nearly 700 mainline aircraft and has made large-scale investments in its fleet. In 2013, United will continue to modernize its fleet by taking delivery of more than two dozen new Boeing aircraft. The company expanded its industry-leading global route network in 2012, launching nine new international and 18 new domestic routes.
magazine awarded United Best Airline for North American Travel for 2012, and readers of
magazine have voted United's MileagePlus program the best frequent flyer program for nine consecutive years. According to the 4
annual Switchfly Reward Seat Availability Survey published by IdeaWorksCompany in
, United has the most saver-style award-seat availability among the largest U.S. global airlines. United is a founding member of
, which provides service to 194 countries via 27 member airlines. More than 85,000 United employees reside in every U.S. state and in countries around the world. For more information, visit
or follow United on
. The common stock of United's parent, United Continental Holdings, Inc., is traded on the NYSE under the symbol UAL.
SOURCE United Airlines