Apr 24 - In a winter that socked air travel, many airlines nonetheless emerged
with profits. And then there’s United, where the red ink flowed in
the first quarter of the year given the weather and sales that continue
to lag the airline’s three enormous domestic rivals.
Apr 24 - United posted the only first-quarter loss among major U.S. carriers, hampered by severe winter weather that trimmed results by $200 million.
Apr 24 - United Airlines is the one U.S. carrier that can't seem to get its act together. While all the other major airlines made money in the first quarter,
United lost $609 million during the first three months of this year.
Apr 23 - It seems as though every month the improving fundamentals in the airline
sector make it worth scouring the group for a cheap pick. Inevitably,
United Airlines pops, up but every time
the numbers just don't justify buying the stock.
Healthcare Information for Involuntary Furlough, Union Victory at Boeing, British Airways Announces Innovative Fuel Production Process
Apr 19 - The new American Airlines is just five months into its merger with US Airways, and Wall Street appears love struck.
Apr 22 - Denver International Airport's airlines have warned that rising costs could severely affect their reliance on Denver as a hub for connecting flights.
Apr 22 - JetBlue Airways Corp. (JBLU) pilots voted to join the Air Line Pilots Association, ending the carrier’s status as the biggest U.S. airline without a union and erasing a gain in the stock.
Apr 21 - No question about it, this past winter really socked the first-quarter earnings of U.S. airlines, to the tune of many millions of dollars.
Apr 19 - U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Sean Lane on Friday denied part of American Airlines’ request for summary judgment on the issue of retiree health benefits and approved part of the request.
Apr 18 - The original May 2014 bid awards for JFKSW that were published around Noon today, Friday, April 18, are incorrect. All May Lines-of-Flying for JFK have been removed from Unimatic. A new award has been completed and schedules have been released.
Apr 18 - As we've reported, open enrollment for Aflac/CAIC voluntary supplemental insurance plans, available to United Flight Attendants, will close next Friday, April 25, 2014.
Apr 18 - Accompanying our pay advice over the past few weeks was a notice from United that those who receive pay through direct deposit will no longer receive a paper form of this advice beginning May 1.
Apr 18 - The United Flight Attendants who were subject to United's Involuntary Furlough will receive their Contractual furlough payments (Section 21.H.) beginning May 1, 2014.
Apr 18 - United's reporting systems have changed over the past few months, and it's important to understand which report applies to which circumstances.
Safety and Incident Reporting Systems Review, Aflac Enrollment Update, Involuntary Furlough Payments Begin May 1, Paperless Pay Advice Change, Purser Recurrent Bid Closes April 30, Spring United MEC Meeting and BOD
Apr 16 - It's a state of affairs we know all too well. Airline management
makes lots of lofty proclamations and promises to gain approval for a
merger, then promptly fails to deliver on them.
Apr 16 - We've received reports from some Members who expressed frustration with
United's recent move of the monthly bid information, without clearly
communicating where to now find it.
Apr 15 - Boston honored Marathon survivors and first responders in a tribute, one year after the marathon bombings.
United Relocates Bid Package Information, Aflac Enrollment Open Through April 25, Merger Discord At American/US Airways, Boston Marathon Tribute