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Fly direct from the United States to the Amalfi Coast, Italy

United Airlines has announced 31 new international routes for summer, including brand a new flight between New York and Naples, Italy. 1 week in Italy itinerary: Planning your trip [maps and photos] United’s new flight is the only direct flight between the United States and Naples. Naples is only an hour from the Amalfi Coast, […]

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United Airlines to fly nonstop between Washington, D.C. and Tel Aviv

United Airlines will be launching a new flight from Washington, D.C. to Tel Aviv, Israel, beginning in May 2019. Residents in 9 states will need a passport for all flights starting in October of 2018 United Airlines has been flying to Israel for 20 years, and offers “more nonstop service between the United States and […]



Track your bag on the new United Airlines app

United Airlines has added new enhancements to their United Airlines app, including the ability to track your bags while flying. “With this new capability, customers will be able to see real-time updates of when the bag has been loaded onto a flight, unloaded from the flight and when it is available at baggage claim,” the […]


United Airlines is adding airplanes with rows of 10 seats

United Airlines has found a completely new way to make you uncomfortable on an airplane. The airline has announced it is planning on fitting 10 seats in a row on their Boeing 777s. The plan will add an additional 21 seats to their planes. The Boeing 777s are used mostly for long-haul flights, and will […]


United Airlines adds flights to Europe from SFO, NYC, and D.C.

United Airlines is giving North American passengers more options to fly to European destinations. The airline announce new nonstop seasonal service to Reykjavik, Iceland; Porto, Portugal; Edinburgh, Scotland; and Zurich, Switzerland. The flights will travel nonstop from Newark, San Francisco, and Washington D.C. — but connects to more than 100 North American cities. “As we […]


Alaska Airlines ranked No. 1 Best Airline Rewards program

Alaska Airlines has come in the number one spot for airline rewards on U.S. News & World Report‘s Best Travel Rewards Program of 2017-2018. “Soon to merge with the Virgin America Elevate program, Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan is the Best Airline Rewards Program for the third consecutive year,” U.S. News said in its report. “Its […]


United Airlines to fly between LAX and Singapore

United Airlines is increasing their Asian routes with new daily nonstop flights between Los Angeles and Singapore. The flights will travel between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Singapore’s Changi Airport (SIN) beginning Oct. 27, 2017. According to United Airlines, the flight between LAX and SIN will set the new distance record for any airline […]


Why good customer service can’t save United Airlines’ reputation

United Airlines has faced some major scrutiny over the past month or so, starting with a doctor being dragged off a plane for refusing to volunteer his seat. Since then, any little controversy they have faced has become big news. As a travel writer, I wanted to give them the benefit of the doubt when […]


Airlines most likely to offer compensation for overbooking

Most travelers have been booked on an overbooked flights – whether or not they know it. When you are in an airport and hear that call for volunteers, it means there are too many passengers and not enough seats. But which airlines are more likely to offer compensation for overbooked flights? Despite the recent viral […]


Which airline has the best frequent flyer program?

It’s not always easy to tell the difference between the variety of frequent flyer or loyalty programs out there, but a new report by WalletHub looked at all the factors offered by different programs and ranked them. It may come as no surprise to many — Delta came out on top. The study looked at […]


The upside of United Airlines’ Basic Economy fares

United Airlines has introduced an initiative to generate earnings while lowering rates for some travelers — but not everyone is happy with it. According to the airline, the announcement of Basic Economy Fares “provides customers the option of paying the lowest fares to their destinations, while still receiving the same standard economy experience, including food, […]