Corporate Fact Sheet

United Jetliner flying over the ocean

United is connecting people, uniting the world

  • World’s most comprehensive global route network, including world-class international gateways to Asia and Australia, Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East with non-stop or one-stop service from virtually anywhere in the United States
  • A modern fleet which is the most fuel-efficient among U.S. network carriers (when adjusted for cabin size)
  • Industry-leading loyalty program that provides more opportunities to earn and redeem miles worldwide
  • Optimal hub locations, including hubs in the four largest cities in the United States
  • Approximately 88,000 employees reside in every U.S. state and in countries around the world

Hub Cities


  • Chicago O’Hare
  • Denver
  • Houston Intercontinental
  • Los Angeles
  • Newark Liberty
  • San Francisco
  • Washington Dulles

World’s Most Comprehensive Route Network

  • 354 Destinations (airports served)
  • 230 Domestic destinations (airports served)
  • 124 International destinations (airports served)
  • 48 Countries Served
  • 4,600 Daily Departures
  • 148 Million passengers in 2017

Frequent Flyer Program

United’s MileagePlus is the world’s most rewarding loyalty program, with a wide array of travel, credit card and retail partners. MileagePlus members may earn elite travel benefits, including Premier Access airport services, and have access to one of the most extensive merchandise redemption programs in the industry. With United’s industry-leading global route network, no other airline offers more destinations for award travel.

Customer Experience

  • United offers more premium-cabin flat-bed seats and extra-legroom, economy-class seating than any other airline in North America
  • United's industry-leading mobile app was selected as a 2015 Webby Award Honoree, and has been downloaded 29 million times
  • United has installed Wi-Fi on 100 percent of domestic and international mainline aircraft, making it the first U.S. airline to complete Wi-Fi installations on its international fleet
  • United features DIRECTV on more than 200 aircraft, with more live television access than any other airline in the world. United also has personal device entertainment on more than 450 aircraft, and was the first airline to offer it as an additional option to seatback entertainment
  • Global Traveler magazine awarded United its Best Frequent Flyer Bonus Program, and Best Overall Frequent Flyer Program for the 13th consecutive year

Member Lounges

More than 50 United Clubs and lounges in 31 airports worldwide offer members complimentary bar service, light snacks and beverages; business amenities such as Wi-Fi, wireless printing and workstations; and personalized assistance with reservations, seat selection, upgrades and boarding passes.

Stock Ticker

United Continental Holdings, Inc., is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol UAL and began trading on Oct. 1, 2010. United delivers leading customer service, meaningful profitability and sustainable long-term value for our shareholders.

Mainline Fleet Facts

Total Operating Mainline Fleet: 750


  • Airbus A319: 67
  • Airbus A320: 99
  • Boeing 737 (700/800/900/900ER): 329
  • Boeing 757 (200/300): 77


  • Boeing 767 (300ER/400ER): 51
  • Boeing 777 (200/200ER/300ER): 90
  • Boeing 787-8/9: 37

Regional Fleet Facts

Total Operating Regional Fleet: 545

50-Seat Aircraft: 290

  • Bombardier Q300
  • Canadair CRJ 200
  • Embraer 145

70-Seat Aircraft: 104

  • Canadair CRJ 700
  • Embraer 170

76-Seat Aircraft: 151

  • Embraer E175
  • (Only includes aircraft operated under capacity purchase agreements.)