United launches new-routes from hub cities

United launches new-routes from hub cities

United Airlines and Continental Airlines, wholly owned subsidiaries of United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: UAL), today inaugurate service on several new nonstop domestic and international routes as the company continues to optimize the combined networks of the two carriers.

“These new flights from our New York and West Coast hubs continue to build on our complementary route networks to provide unmatched global flight options for travelers,” said Jim Compton, United’s executive vice president and chief revenue officer. “With our extensive worldwide network combined with our superior products and services, the new United offers an unbeatable value to customers.”

·      Los Angeles - Hilo, Hawaii - - daily service operated by Continental Airlines.
·      San Francisco - Hilo, Hawaii - - weekly service operated by Continental Airlines beginning June 11.
               
The new Hawaii flights offer the only nonstop service between the mainland U.S. and Hilo.
·      San Francisco - Guadalajara, Mexico - - daily service operated by Continental Airlines.
·      San Francisco - Idaho Falls, Idaho - - daily United Express service operated by SkyWest Airlines.
·      New York/Newark Liberty - Port-au-Prince, Haiti - - three-times-weekly service operated by Continental Airlines.
   
Daily service effective July 1.
·      New York/Newark Liberty - Stuttgart, Germany - - daily service operated by Continental Airlines.

Schedules are subject to change. More information is available at united.com and continental.com.