FAA, NTSB Investigating United Airlines Midair Engine Explosion Which Sent Debris Falling Onto NeighborhoodsDavid Delucia was settling back into his airplane seat and starting to relax on his way to a long-awaited vacation when a huge explosion and flash of light interrupted an in-flight announcement and put him in survival mode.
Report: Passenger Who Died After Suffering Medical Emergency On LAX-Bound Flight Had COVID-19A passenger who collapsed aboard a Los Angeles-bound flight died from acute respiratory failure and COVID-19, a coroner's report confirmed Monday.
CDC Investigating Possible COVID Exposure On LAX-Bound Flight After Passenger DiesFederal health officials are working with United Airlines to determine whether passengers aboard a Los Angeles-bound flight might have been exposed to COVID-19.
United Airlines Trial Program To Offer Free COVID-19 Testing To Passengers Ahead Of FlightsThe testing, which is currently just a trial program, could essentially guarantee that everyone aboard the aircraft is COVID-19 negative.
American, Delta Join United Airlines To Eliminating Change Fees For Domestic FlightsUnited Airlines first announced it would stop charging its passengers $200 to change their tickets Sunday. The airline's competitors, American Airlines and Delta Airlines, followed suit with their own announcements Monday.
United To Ramp Up Flights Out Of LAX In AugustThe airline reported that it averaged only 20 flight per day out of LAX in June. That will increase to 60 flights per day in August.
United Airlines To Temporarily Ban Passengers Who Refuse To Wear Masks In-FlightThe airline says it will start temporarily banning passengers who refuse to wear face masks in-flight.
NFL Player, Second Man Sue United Airlines Over Female Passenger's Alleged ConductThe plaintiffs — identified only as John Doe 1, the NFL player, and John Doe 2 — allege they were victims of sexual assault, sexual battery, negligence and both intentional and negligent infliction of emotional distress. The suit, filed in Los Angeles Superior Court, seeks unspecified damages.
Coronavirus: Airlines Now Requiring Passengers To Wear Face MasksAlmost all of the major airlines — including JetBlue, American, Delta, United, Southwest and others — are now requiring passengers to cover their noses and mouths.
United To Suspend Flights Between LA And Tokyo As Coronavirus Outbreak ExpandsAll major U.S. airlines have already suspended flights to mainland China.
Following Criticism, USC And United Airlines Reach Naming Rights Deal For LA Memorial Coliseum FieldThis comes after criticism from veteran’s groups over their previous name change agreement reached last year.
United Airlines To Tag Pet Carriers After Dog's In-Flight DeathAfter two embarrassing missteps involving dogs on its flights this week, United Airlines says they will start issuing brightly-colored bag tags for passengers traveling with pets in airline cabins.
United Airlines Mistakenly Flies Kansas-Bound German Shepherd To JapanUnited Airlines says it's investigating after mistakenly flying a Kansas family's dog to Japan.
United Airlines Mistakenly Flies Kansas-Bound German Shepherd To JapanUnited Airlines says it's investigating after mistakenly flying a Kansas family's dog to Japan instead of Kansas City, Missouri.
Dog Dies On United Flight After Attendant 'Insisted' It Be Stored In Overhead BinUnited Airlines has confirmed that a passenger's dog died after being stored in the overhead bin Monday during a flight from Houston, Texas to New York City’s Laguardia Airport.