United Airlines` service from Chicago`s O`Hare International Airport this
winter offers more flights and more destinations than any other airline
serving the Windy City.
Every business day, United and United Express offer 648 departures from
Chicago, which is nearly 20% more flights than any other airline serving
O`Hare. United and United Express also surpass the number of destinations
offered by other airlines at O`Hare by offering nonstop service to 119
destinations during the week and 122 destinations on Saturday.
Kevin Knight, Vice President, Resource Planning, said, “As Chicago`s
hometown airline, it is only fitting that United offers its customers the
most flights, the most destinations and the most convenient schedules from
O`Hare this winter. What`s more, United also operates more widebody,
twin-aisle aircraft and offers the most First and Business class seats
from Chicago than any other airline.”
For the business traveler, United and United Express offer the most
business day departures from O`Hare to the top business centers across the
U.S., such as:
—Denver - 14 daily departures—Hartford - 7 daily departures—Los
Angeles - 15 daily departures—Minneapolis - 15 daily departures—
Philadelphia - 11 daily departures—San Francisco - 14 daily departures
—Seattle - 7 daily departures—Toronto - 7 daily departures—
Washington, DC - 14 daily departures to Reagan National Airport and 8
daily departures to Dulles International Airport.
For the leisure traveler looking to escape to warmer climes this winter,
United and United Express offer the most daily nonstops between Chicago
and Florida—28 per business day—and service to the most cities in
Florida, including Fort Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Orlando, Miami, West
Palm Beach, Fort Myers and Tampa.
In addition, on December 20, 2003 United will begin nonstop Saturday
service between Chicago and Grand Cayman (GCM) using Airbus A320 aircraft.
United and United Express will also offer additional daily service between
Chicago and Burlington, VT, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Tucson, AZ and Vancouver.
In February, United will increase service between Chicago and Ft. Myers,
FL and Sacramento, CA, and United Express will increase service between
Chicago and Appleton, WI and Buffalo, NY.
United and United Express operate more than 3,400 flights a day on a route
network that spans the globe. News releases and other information about
United can be found at the company`s web site at http://www.united.com/ .
* Schedule claims are based on January 7, 2004 - February 11, 2004
United Airlines editorial, based on news release distributed by PR Newswire