United Airlines was founded in 1926 by United Continental Holdings in USA. United Airlines’s headquarters are currently located in Houston and the main base in Newark Liberty International Airport. United Airlines is a star alliance member. The company has 3 stars on Skytrax rating and has won the Skytrax awards Best Business Class Lounge in the USA. Oscar Munoz leads the company as the CEO.
United Airlines employs more than 88,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 743 aircraft. It has declared $ 37,740,000,000 in revenue. United Airlines offers service to 342 destinations and they have carried more than 148.1 million passengers in 2017. Los Angeles-Vancouver,Chicago-New York,Miami-Newark,Newark-Toronto,Los Angeles-Denver,Chicago-Newark,Mexico City-Los Angeles are some of the main flight destinations.
United Airlines’s fleet consists of Boeing 737 Next Gen model aircrafts. The average age of the fleet is 14.8 years. The youngest aircrafts are the Boeing 787 at 3.3 years old. They rank 38 among 54 airlines operating this type of aircraft. The most common aircraft in the fleet is the Boeing 737 Next Gen with 334 of them at hand. They rank 146 among 249 airlines operating this type of aircraft.
United Airlines have 6 accident reports to date. The most recent one is in 2001 at New York, USA with Boeing 767 aircraft.