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United wins wine award

United Airlines was awarded a prestigious industry accolade at the Business Traveller “Cellars in The Sky” Awards held in London recently.
United was awarded Best Sparkling Wine (Business) for its Pol Roger Brut Reserve Champagne, along with bmi, which also serves Pol Roger Brut Reserve. The award was accepted on behalf of United by Marcel Fuchs, Managing Director - Sales, Europe, Middle East, Africa and India.

United provides its first and business customers with an excellent choice of wines from around the world and boards over 75 different wines each year across its wide range of services.  In order to provide such a comprehensive wine list, United sources and samples over two thousand wines annually.

Jane Allen, Senior Vice President-Onboard Service said: ¬United Airlines is dedicated to providing customers with a comprehensive selection of wines on all our flights.  I am delighted this award recognises our commitment to providing customers with the best quality travel experience by offering an excellent variety of fine wines¬.

From London Heathrow, United operates frequent daily services to gateways at New York JFK, Washington, D.C., Chicago, Los Angeles and San Francisco.  United Airlines, Ted and United Express offer more than 3,400 flights a day on a route network that spans the globe.