This holiday season, over 250,000 United Airlines (BULLETIN BOARD: UALAQ)
customers won`t have to worry whether their flight is on-time, thanks to
EasyUpdate, United`s industry-leading notification system, which delivers
departure and arrival information, delays or cancellation updates, as well
as rebooking and seat upgrade confirmations. Updates can be sent directly
to mobile phones, pagers, PDAs, email, Microsoft .Net Alerts or fax.
On average, EasyUpdate delivers 30,000 messages to its customers a day.
Currently, United has over a quarter million subscribers registered and
has delivered over 8 million messages in 2003.
“More than 250,000 United customers have benefited with EasyUpdate by
saving time and adding peace of mind during their travel experience,” said
John Tague, Executive Vice President - Customer. “EasyUpdate provides
valuable flight information that keeps our customers, their colleagues and
family completely connected, which is even more important during the
United`s EasyUpdate tracks all flights by a customer`s Mileage Plus number
—so they don`t have to sign up for the service each time they fly.
Customers can register at http://www.united.com/easyupdate .
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/ .