Tag: Scott Kirby

United Airlines announces first-quarter 2024 financial results

United Airlines (UAL) today reported first-quarter 2024 financial results. The company had a pre-tax loss of $164 million, a $92 million improvement over the same quarter last year; adjusted pre-tax loss1 of $79 million, a $187 million improvement on an adjusted basis over the same quarter last y...

United Airlines names Michelle Freyre to board of directors

United Airlines Holdings, Inc. (UAL) has announced today that Michelle Freyre is joining its Board of Directors. Freyre currently serves as President, Global Brands, Clinique and Origins, at The Estée Lauder Companies, where she is responsible for guiding the brands' overall strategic vision and...

United Airlines orders 50 more Boeing 787 Dreamliners

Boeing and United Airlines announced today the carrier is expanding its 787 Dreamliner fleet, exercising options to order 50 787-9 airplanes and securing an additional 50 options. The new Dreamliner order provides United additional flexibility as the airline modernizes its global fleet over the n...

United launches program to provide active-duty U.S. military pilots conditional job offers

United today announced the launch of the United Military Pilot Program, an industry-leading program giving full-time, active-duty U.S. military pilots access to conditional job offers as a First Officer with the airline. The program is unique in that it provides a secure landing place for program...

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United Announces $5 Million Investment in Carbon Capture Company Svante

United today announced its $5 million investment in carbon capture technology company Svante, who provides materials and technology as part of the value chain that has the potential to convert CO2 removed from the atmosphere and from industrial emission sources into sustainable aviation fuel (SAF...

United Rallies Businesses and Consumers with $100+ Million Sustainable Flight Fund

In an effort to rally businesses and consumers, United today launched the United Airlines Ventures Sustainable Flight Fund, a first-of-its-kind investment vehicle designed to support start-ups focused on decarbonizing air travel by accelerating the research, production and technologies associated wi...

United Airlines Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Financial Results

United Airlines (UAL) today reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2022 financial results. The company exceeded adjusted operating margin1 guidance in the fourth quarter reporting a 11.1% operating margin; 11.2% operating margin on an adjusted basis1. Additionally the company reported a 9.1% p...

United Opens Expanded and Newly Renovated Global Inflight Training Center in Houston

United today opened in Houston its largest Inflight Training Center, a 56,000 sq. ft. facility that includes new classrooms, additional cabin and door trainers and a state-of-the-art aquatic center that features a 125,000-gallon pool and mock fuselage to practice the safe evacuation of the plane in...

United Airlines Unveils Historic Order to Purchase Up To 200 New Boeing Widebody Planes

United Airlines today announced the largest widebody order by a U.S. carrier in commercial aviation history: 100 Boeing 787 Dreamliners with options to purchase 100 more. This historic purchase is the next chapter in the ambitious United Next plan and will bolster the airline's leadership role ...

Emirates and United Expand Market Presence Through New Agreement

Emirates and United announced a historic commercial agreement today that will enhance each airline’s network and give their customers easier access to hundreds of new destinations within the United States and around the world. From November, Emirates customers flying into Chicago, San Francisco...

CNBC’s Phil LeBeau Speaks with United Airlines CEO Scott Kirby

Following are excerpts from a CNBC exclusive interview with United Airlines CEO Scott Kirby on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” today. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DVvSqwhkElI KIRBY ON DEMAND Demand has taken a step backwards here in July from where it was in the middle of June, but it seems to...

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