You Can Now Book Uber Rides Through United Airlines' App

Uber and United Airlines have partnered up, for a match made in traveler's heaven. You can book an Uber ride via United's mobile app, to pick you up from the airport and drive you to your destination. To sweeten the deal, United is giving an extra 1,000 MileagePlus points when Uber trips are booked through its app. » 8/24/14 11:21am 8/24/14 11:21am

Will.i.am Doesn't Understand How Airports Work, Booted From Lounge

Black Eyed Peas rapper will.i.am was kicked out of a United Airlines lounge over the weekend, and like many of us do, he took to Twitter to voice his displeasure. He claims he was given the boot after United accused him of having a fake Mileage Plus membership card. Really, he just doesn't understand how airports work. » 5/12/14 3:51pm 5/12/14 3:51pm

Grand Canyon Plane Crash Site Is Now A National Landmark

The National Park Service has designated the site of a devastating 1956 plane crash as a National Historic Landmark. On June 30th of that year, a Trans World Airlines (TWA) Lockheed Super Constellation and a United Airlines DC-7 collided at 21,000 feet over the Grand Canyon. It was the deadliest civilian air crash to… » 4/27/14 10:29pm 4/27/14 10:29pm

United Airlines flight 586 evacuated at Dulles airport after fire scare

A few minutes ago there was a very scary scene at Washington's Dulles Airport. While sitting on the runway, United Airlines flight 586 had some kind of electrical fire and possible fuel leak. The result? A very scary forced evacuation of all passengers by the professional and quick-thinking crew. » 9/14/11 1:00pm 9/14/11 1:00pm