United Airlines

United Airlines

Everything you need to know before flying with United Airlines

United Airlines in a nutshell

Krystof Hajek updated 22. 8. 2023

United Airlines is one of the largest airlines in the world and, along with American Airlines and Delta, competes for the largest airline in the world in terms of passengers, destinations and aircraft. United is headquartered in Chicago, but also has major bases in New York, Washington, Houston, Denver, Los Angeles and Guam in the Pacific. The company has a fleet of more than 1,000 aircraft from many manufacturers.

United Airlines
UA
IATA code
Star Alliance
Alliance
United States of America
Country of origin
28. 03. 1931
Founded

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Krystof Hajek

Krystof is the editor-in-chief of Cestee. He is also an avid traveller with 574 flights and 73 countries visited.